UI4ALL, Dagstuhl (Germany) Nov. 29th - Dec. 1st 1999

s = short paper (approximately. 15 min. presentation and 10 min. discussion)
l = long paper (approximately 25 min. presentation and 10 min. discussion)


9:00 - 9:30 Constantine Stephanidis and Alfred Kobsa: Opening Address

9:30 - 10:15 Jon Gunderson: Road Blocks and On Ramps to Universal Design of the WWW

10:15 - 10:30 Coffee

10:30 - 12:00 User Requirements

Session Chair: Michael Pieper

M. P. Zajicek and A. G. Arnold: The ‘Technology Push' and The User Tailored Information Environment (l)

C. Kolo and M. Friedewald: What Users Expect from Future Terminal Devices: Empirical Results from an Expert Survey (l)

12:15 Lunch

13:30 - 15:00 Information Filtering and Presentation

Session Chair: Christian Stary

SELECT Project Team: SELECT: Social and Collaborative Filtering of Web Documents and News (l)

Z. Mikovec, P. Slavik: Perception of pictures without graphical interface (l)

K. Taveter, A. Lehtola, K. Jaaranen, J. Sorva, C. Bounsaythip: Ontology-Based Query Translation for Legislative Information Retrieval (l)

15:00 Coffee

15:15 - 16:30 Design and Evaluation

Session Chair: P.L. Emiliani

M. Hertzum: User Testing in Industry: A Case Study of Laboratory, Workshop, and Field Tests (l)

S. Keates, J. Clarkson, J. Coy and Peter Robinson: Universal Access in the work-place: A case study (s)

J. Marrenbach: Rapid Development and Evaluation of Interactive Systems (s)

16:30 - 16:45 Coffee

16:45 - 17:45 Design Principles and Guidelines I

Session Chair: Noelle Carbonell

F. Garcia: Towards the Generation of Tutorial Courses for Applications (l)

C. Roast, R. Brophy, A. Bowdin: Finding the Common Ground for Legacy Interfaces (s)

in parallel
16:45 - 19:00 Opening: Interactive Poster Sessions and Exhibition
(to be continued for the duration of the whole conference)

M. Gea, J. Rodeiro: Learning from the Art: The Art on the User Interface

W. Göhring: The Productive Information Society: A Basis for Sustainability

A. Jergová: Dialogue Interface for Programming in Prolog

I-M. Jonsson, N. Scott: A Universally Accessible ATM or 

Information Kiosk

R. Oppermann, M. Specht, I. Jaceniak, R. Huettenhain: Hippie: A Nomadic Information System

K. Röse, D. Zühlke: Cultural-oriented Design for machine tools

19:00 Conference Dinner


9:00 - 9:45 Hans-Heinrich-Bothe: The Merging of Senses: Auditory-visual Attention Control After Biological Examples

9:45 - 10:00 Coffee

10:00 - 11:30 Assistive Technologies

Session Chair: Jürgen Ziegler

Henrike Gappa and Stefanie Mermet: Access to Computer-Assisted Learning Environments for Severely Handicapped Children by Semantic Level Adaptations (l)

Ph. Truillet and N. Vigouroux: Non Visual Presentation of HTML documents for Disabled and Elderly Using Extended Cascading 

Style Sheets (s)

R. Batusek and I. Kopesek: User Interfaces for Visually Impaired People (s)

11:30 - 11:45 Coffee

11:45 - 12:45 Adaptivity and Adaptability I

Session Chair: Alfred Kobsa

Alex Totter, Chris Stary: Tailorability and Usability Engineering: A Roadmap to Convergence (l)

C. Stephanidis, A. Paramythis, M. Sfyrakis: Evaluating adaptable and adaptive user interfaces: lessons learned from the development of the AVANTI Web browser (s)

13:00 Lunch

14:15 - 15:45 Adaptivity and Adaptability II

Session Chair: Constantine Stephanidis

F. de Rosis, B. De Carolis, S. Pizzutilo: Software Documentation with Animated Agents (l)

George Vouros: Knowledge-Based and Layout-Driven Adaptive Information Presentation on the World Wide Web (l)

15:45 - 16:00 Coffee

16:00 - 17:30 Design Principles and Guidelines II

Session Chair: Elizabeth Andre

C. Stephanidis and D. Akoumianakis: Accessibility guidelines and scope of formative HCI design input: Contrasting two perspectives (l) 

M. Cooper, Q. Limbourg, C. Mariage and J. Vanderdonckt2: Integrating Universal Design into a Global Approach for Managing Very Large Web Sites (l)

19:00 Dinner


9:00 - 12:00 Open ERCIM-WG meeting "User Interfaces for All" (UI4ALL)

12:00 Lunch