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Final Programme

27 September 2006

08.00 – 08.50 Registration
08.50 – 09.00 Welcome by Michael Pieper and Constantine Stephanidis
09.00 – 10.00

Invited talk by Norbert Streitz

Title: "From Human–Computer Interaction to Human–Environment Interaction: Ambient Intelligence and the Disappearing Computer"

Chair: Constantine Stephanidis

10.00 – 11.20

User and context awareness
Chair: Ray Adams

Scenarios for Personalized Accessible Multimedia Messaging Services
Thorsten Völkel, Gerhard Weber, Philipp Eichelberg

A Context Model for Context-aware System Design towards the Ambient Intelligence Vision: Experiences in the eTourism Domain
Federica Paganelli, Gabriele Bianchi, Dino Giuli

Designing Intelligent Tutors to Adapt Individual Interaction
Andrina Granic, Slavomir Stankov, Jelena Nakic

User Profiles for Adapting Speech Support in the Opera Web Browser to Disabled Users
Jan Heim, Erik G. Nilsson, Jan Havard Skjetne

11.20 – 11.40 Coffee break
11.40 – 13.00

Mobile devices
Chair: Noelle Carbonell

Mobile Messenger for the Blind
Jaime Sánchez, Fernando Aguayo

Applying the MVC Pattern to Generated User Interfaces with a Focus on Audio
Dirk Schnelle, Tobias Klug

Automatic Evaluation of Mobile Web Accessibility
Myriam Arrue, Markel Vigo, Julio Abascal

Barriers of Information Access in Small Screen Device Applications: The Relevance of User Characteristics for a Transgenerational Design
Katrin Arning, Martina Ziefle

13.00 – 14.20 Lunch Break
14.20 – 16.20

Interaction platforms and techniques for Ambient Intelligence
Chair: Anthony Savidis

A Customizable Camera-based Human Computer Interaction System Allowing People with Disabilities Autonomous Hands-free Navigation of Multiple Computing Tasks
Wajeeha Akram, Laura R. Tiberii, Margrit Betke

Setup Consistent Visual Textures for Haptic Surfaces in a Virtual Reality World
Wanhua Hu, Tao Lin, Kazuo Sakai, Atsumi Imamiya, Masaki Omata

Alice through the Inter-Face Electronic Mirrors as Human-Computer-Interface
Daniel Michelis, Florian Resatsch

Elderly Users in Ambient Intelligence: Does an Avatar Improve the Interaction?
Amalia Ortiz, Maria del Puy Carretero, David Oyarzun, Jose Javier Yanguas, Cristina Buiza, M.Feli Gonzalez, Igone Etxeberria

Interactive TV Design that Blends Seamlessly with Everyday Life
Konstantinos Chorianopoulos

Hybrid Knowledge Modeling for Ambient Intelligence
Porfirio Filipe, Nuno Mamede

16.20 – 16.45 Coffee break
16.45 – 18.00

Poster presentations

New User Interfaces for the Sales Process Support
Rainer Blum, Sascha Häberling, Karim Khakzar, Hans-Martin Pohl

Personalisation vs Adaptation - Sc@ut: a Personalised Application
Marcelino Cabrera, Orcar Pino, Francisco L. Gutiérrez, Patricia Paderewski

Designing a Multimodal Phone Interface for Car
Martin Cmejrek, Martin Fanta, Ladislav Seredi, Vladimír Bergl

CLoc - Clock Interface for Location and Presence
Lennart E. Fahlén, Emmanuel Frécon, Pär Hansson, Anneli Avatare Nöu, Jonas Söderberg

Voice Controlled Subway Ticketing Machine
Carlos Gil, Nati Herrasti, Antonio Lopez

Hypertext in Sign Language
Andreas Kaibel, Klaudia Grote, Kilian Knoerzer, Horst Sieprath, Florian Kramer

Design of an Evaluation Study for 3D Input Devices
Tobias Nowack, Peter Kurtz, Stefan Lutherdt, Torsten Gramsch, Martin Gerlach, Stefan Lutherdt, Gunnar Sievers, Beate Schlütter

Representing Large Visual Contents in Wearable Ambient Environments
René Rosenbaum, Heidrun Schumann

Prototype Sonic Assistive Technology for Training Designers Using Computer-Assisted Modelling Software
Donna Marie Vakalis

18:30 Bus transfer from Maritime Hotel to the former Guest House of the German Federal Government on mount "Petersberg"
19:30 Welcome reception
20:00 Gala dinner
23:00 Bus transfer to Maritime Hotel

28 September 2006

08.00 – 09.00 Registration
09.00 – 10.00 Invited talk by Alois Ferscha

Title: Human Computer Confluence

Chair: Michael Pieper
10.00 – 11.20

Access to Information
Chair: Pier Luigi Emiliani

Web Mediators for Accessible Browsing
Benjamin N. Waber, John J. Magee, Margrit Betke

Subway Mobility Assistance Tools for Blind Users
Jaime Sánchez, Eduardo Maureira

User Interfaces for Persons with Deafblindness
Sara Rutgersson, Mattias Arvola

Web Compliance Management: Barrier-free Websites just by simply pressing the button? - Accessibility and the Use of Content Management Systems
Martina Schulz, Michael Pieper

11.20 – 11.40 Coffee break
11.40 – 13.00

Entertainment and education
Chair: Margherita Antona

Inclusive Design of Ambient Knowledge Transfer
Chris Stary, Edith Stary, Stefan Oppl

An Accessible Multimodal Pong Game Space
Anthony Savidis, Apostolos Stamou, Constantine Stephanidis

Display Characteristics affect Users' Emotional Arousal in 3D Games
Tao Lin, Astumi Imamiya, Wanhua Hu, Lixian Hua

User Interfaces for Pervasive Games: Experiences of a Formative Multi-Method Evaluation and its Implications for System Development
Carsten Röcker, Carsten Magerkurth, Maral Haar

13.00 – 14.20 Lunch Break
14.20 – 15.20 Plenary Discussion: UI4ALL: Past, Present and Future
Chair: Constantine Stephanidis
15.20 – 15.40 Coffee Break
15.40 - 17.20

Inclusive design and evaluation
Chair: Chris Stary

Defining Acceptable Levels of Accessibility
Simeon Keates

Lessons From Ambient Intelligence Prototypes for Universal Access and the User Experience
Ray Adams, Clive Russell

Addressing the Challenges of Inclusive Design: a Case Study Approach
Hua Dong, Julia Cassim, Roger Coleman

A Participatory Evaluation Method of Graphic User Interface Storyboards: FAST AIDE (Function Annotated Storyboards Targeting Applicability, Importance, Design, Elaborations)
Gisela S. Bahr, Beth F. Wheeler Atkinson, Melissa M. Walwanis Nelson

Combined User Physical, Physiological and Subjective Measures for Assessing User Cost
Tao Lin, Atsumi Imamiya, Wanhua Hu, Masaki Omata



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