CHIST-ERA Conference 2012 Programme

The programme of the conference features a combination of high-level keynote talks (30') by internationally renowned specialists, short talks (15') selected by the Organising Committee of the conference upon proposals of the researchers, and posters. The presentation of the communications of the CHIST-ERA Conference 2012 (keynote and short talks, posters) will be continuously updated in the course of June. The detailed presentation of the communications is available here.

The presentations of the 5th of July fall in the area of the Call 2012 topic Intelligent User Interfaces and the 6th of July is dedicated to the topic User-driven, Context- and Content-aware, Communication Networks. In addition, the Conference comprise specific information sessions with recommendations to the applicants to the Call 2012.
All attendees are kindly invited to a tour of the Scottish Crown Jewels and then for dinner at Edinburgh Castle on the 5th July!

Schedule 05/07/2012 - IUI 06/07/2012 - U3CN
Edouard Geoffrois (ANR) & Katie Blaney (EPSRC)
Welcome address
Edouard Geoffrois (ANR) & Katie Blaney (EPSRC)
Welcome address

Tevfik Metin Sezgin - 30'
Intelligent Interaction, Recognition and Multimodal Fusion: the Cases for Sketching, Gestures, Speech, Haptics, Eye-gaze and Affect

Elisabeth André - 30'
Exploring Unconscious Signals in Human-Computer Interaction: Identification of Key Issues and Outline of a Roadmap for Future Research

Antonio Liotta - 30'
Farewell to Network Insulation

Oguz Sunay - 30'
Is Software-defined Networking a Flexible Framework for Content-aware Communications? Challenges and Opportunities

Tea/Coffee break   
Tea/Coffee break


IUI posters session
I3CN posters session

List of abstracts


Enrico Costanza - 15'
Tangible Interfaces for Download: Large Scale Web-based Studies of Novel UIs

Horia-Nicolai Teodorescu - 15'
Affect, State, & Mood Interface for Apprehensive Dialog and Adaptative Interactions and Control

Myer Morron - 15'
"Ideal-ist" Partner Search Tool for ICT

Samia Oussena - 15'
Context-aware Content-centric Collaborative Workflow Management for Mobile Devices 

 Paul Pangalos - 15'
Novel Mechanisms for Reducing Energy Consumption in Cellular Access Networks  

Lunch break
Lunch break

Myer Morron - 15'
"Ideal-ist" Partner Search Tool for ICT 

Wolfgang Slany - 15'
Mobile Visual App Development for Children and Teenagers on Smartphones and Tablets

Per Ola Kristensson - 15'
Efficient Text Input via Speech and Gestures

Hanna Yousef - 15'
Interactive Sensory Interfaces for Smart Rooms

 Heiko Schuldt - 15'
Advanced Multimodal User Interfaces for Interactive Sketch-based Image and Video Retrieval

Honglei Li - 15'
User Experience of Enterprise Systems 

Juan Ye - 15'
In-network Data Aggregation and Mining for Wireless Sensor Network

Antonio Carzaniga - 30'
Content-based Networking: Accessing Information by Describing its Content, in "Push" as well as "Pull" Mode

Thomas Zinner - 30'
The G-lab Perspective on Content-aware Networks

Coffee pause
Coffee pause

Karim Jerbi - 30'
Brain-machine Interfaces: Recording Brain Signals to Decode Intentions

Laurence Devillers - 30'
Towards a Natural Interaction with Robots: Affective and Social Dimensions of Spoken Interactions 

Antonio Carzaniga, Oguz Sunay, Thomas Zinner
Panel discussion 


Karim Jerbi, Tevfik Metin Sezgin
Panel discussion
Info session for Call 2012 applicants
 Info session for Call 2012 applicants
End of Conference
Social Event