IFIP TC13 Open Symposium on HCI, Hamilton, New Zealand – February 18th 2014

IFIP TC13 Open Symposium on HCI
University of Waikato, Hamilton – February 18^th , 2014

This symposium is part of a series of open events organized by the
technical committee (TC13) of the International Federation for
Information Processing (IFIP) on the field of Human-Computer
Interaction. Similarly to previous editions, this open symposium occurs
before the annual IFIP TC13 meetings which, in 2014, is going to be
hosted by the University of Waikato in New Zealand. It is a great
opportunity for researchers, students and industrialists to meet and
discuss hot topics on HCI with the IFIP TC13 representatives.


Time                    Agenda
08h30-09h00 Registration
09h00-09h20 Opening session and Mihi Whakatau (Ma-ori Welcome)
09h20-10h00 Keynote (more details coming soon)
10h00-10h30 Coffee break
10h30-11h00 Yoshifumi Kitamura, /Tohoku University, Japan/
– 3D User Interface Techniques for Interactive Content
11h00-11h30 Torkil Clemmensen, Dept. of IT Management, /Copenhagen
Business School, Denmark/
– Human Work Interaction Design for Trans-mediated and Smart Workplaces
11h30-12h00 Tom Gross, /University of Bamberg, Germany/
– HCI Education and Standardisation
12h00-12h30 John Karat, /IBM Research, USA/
– Some Thoughts on HCI in Personalization and Privacy
12h30-13h30 Lunch break
13h30-14h00 Anirudha N Joshi, /Industrial Design Centre, IIT Bombay,
– Supporting Treatment of People Living with HIV / AIDS with IVRs
14h00-14h30 Judy Bowen and Steve Reeves, /Department of Computer
Science, University of Waikato, New Zealand/
– Adding Visualisations to Formal Models of Interactive Medical Devices
14h30-15h00 Janet Wesson, /Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University,
South Africa/
– Designing useful m-Health applications for Developing Countries
15h00-15h30 Coffee break
15h30-16h00 Julio Abascal, /Universidad del País Vasco, Spain/
– Sharing Resources for Universal accessibility
16h00-16h30 Paora Mato, /Department of Computer Science, University of
Waikato, New Zealand/
– Ma-ori language interfaces — a research overview
16h30-17h00 Gerrit C. van der Veer, /Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The
– To whom are we talking?
17h00-17h15 Wrap up
17h15 Retreat to the Opera Bar, University of Waikato Academy of
Performing Arts
18h00 Jan Gulliksen, /KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Digital
Champion of Sweden, IFIP TC13 Chair/
Open/Public Lecture:Human Computer Interaction and societal impact —
Can HCI influence public policy making and IT politics?

How to participate
This event is free of charges however, for logistic purposes, we kindly
ask you to register your attendance at the Web site:

For further information please contact Mark Apperley
<mapperle@waikato.ac.nz> and/or Marco Winckler <winckler@irit.fr>.

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