3rd IUI Workshop on Interacting with Smart Objects
in conjunction with IUI 2014, Haifa, Israel
February 24, 2014
The aim of this workshop is to facilitate discussion on the design of
interaction with smart objects. The workshop has interdisciplinary
appeal and welcomes researchers, practitioners and experts from the
various fields from human-computer interaction as well as related areas
like psychology and product design.
We seek high quality contributions that explore the combination of
intelligent interaction with the specific characteristics of smart
objects. Topics include but are not limited to:
– novel interaction concepts for smart objects
– self-explanatory smart objects
– multimodal interaction
– embodied and tangible interaction
– intelligibility of smart objects
– user studies and evaluation techniques
– technology and models required for enabling the interaction with
– situation models and reasoning
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We invite submissions in three different formats:
– Position papers and posters (4 pages) describe a motivated opinion or
viewpoint on interaction with smart objects, identifies an open issue or
important problem, or presents work in progress.
– Demo papers (4 pages) describe a system setup that demonstrates novel
ways to interact with smart objects.
– Full papers (8 pages) describe substantial contributions of novel
All submissions will be peer-reviewed. Besides based on general
contributions, submissions will also be selected on their potential to
initiate discussion. Accepted submissions will be made available as
online proceedings on the IUI site. Moreover, they will be made
available on our publication server to ensure that they can be cited.
Copyright is retained by the authors thus papers can be submitted for
other venues that allow this.
All submissions should be prepared according to the HCI Archive Format
and submitted in PDF format through the workshop management system at
Dirk Schnelle-Walka, TU Darmstadt, Germany
Stefan Radomski, TU Darmstadt, Germany
Jochen Huber, Singapore University of Technology and Design & MIT Media
Oliver Brdiczka, PARC, USA
Kris Luyten, iMinds – Expertise Centre for Digital Media – Hasselt
Max Mühlhäuser, TU Darmstadt, Germany
Abstract submission: Dec 05, 2013
Paper Submission: Dec 19, 2014
Author Notification: Jan 09, 2014
Camera-ready Version: Feb 17, 2014
Workshop: Feb 24, 2014
See you at IUI 2014!