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Technical Program

 

Day 1: Nov. 8  2010(Monday)

 

8:50- 9:00                 Opening Remark

9:00-10:00                Invited Talk

Language and thought: talking, gesturing (and signing) about space

Speaker: John Haviland

10:00-10:15              Coffee Break

10:15-11:55              Oral Session: Multimodal Systems    

Feedback is...Late: Measuring Multimodal Delays in Mobile Device Touchscreen Interaction (10:15-10:40)

Authors: Topi Kaaresoja, Stephen Brewster

Learning and Evaluating Response Prediction Models using Parallel Listener Consensus (10:40-11:05)

Authors: Iwan de Kok, Derya Ozkan,Dirk Heylen, Louis-Philippe Morency

Real-Time Adaptive Behaviors in Multimodal Human-Avatar Interactions (11:05-11:30)

Authors: Hui Zhang, Damian Fricker, Thomas G. Smith, Chen Yu

Facilitating Multiparty Dialog with Gaze, Gesture, and Speech (11:30-11:55)

Authors: Dan Bohus, Eric Horvitz

11:55-13:30              Lunch

13:30-15:10              Oral Session: Gaze and Interaction     

Focusing Computational Visual Attention in Multi-Modal Human-Robot Interaction (13:30-13:55)

Authors: Boris Schauerte, Gernot A. Fink

Employing Social Gaze and Speaking Activity for Automatic Determination of the Extraversion Trait (13:55-14:20)

Authors: Bruno Lepri, Ramanathan Subramanian, Kyriaki Kalimeri, Jacopo Staiano, Fabio Pianesi, Nicu Sebe

Gaze Quality Assisted Automatic Recognition of Social Contexts in Collaborative Tetris (14:20-14:45)

Authors: Weifeng Li, Marc-Antoine Nuessli, Patrick Jermann

Discovering Eye Gaze Behavior during Human-Agent Conversation in an Interactive Storytelling Application (14:45-15:10)

Authors: Nikolaus Bee, Johannes Wagner, Elisabeth Andre, Thurid Vogt, Fred Charles, David Pizzi, Marc Cavazza

15:10-15:25              Coffee Break

15:25-17:30              Demo Session      

Speak4it: Multimodal Interaction for Local Search

Authors: Patrick Ehlen, Michael Johnston

A Multimodal Interactive Text Generation System

Authors: Luis Rodriguez, Ismael Garcia-Varea, A. Revuelta-Martinez, Enrique Vidal

The Ambient Spotlight:Personal Multimodal Search Without Query

Authors: Jonathan Kilgour, Jean Carletta, Steve Renals

Cloud Mouse: A New Way to Interact with the Cloud

Authors: Chunhui Zhang, Min Wang, Richard Harper

18:30-20:30              Reception

 

Day 2: Nov. 9  2010(Tuesday)

 

9:00-10:00                Invited Talk

Musical performance as multimodal communication: Drummers, musical collaborators, and listeners

Speaker: Richard Ashley

10:00-10:15              Coffee Break

10:15-11:55              Oral Session: Gesture and Accessibility 

Toward Natural Interaction in the Real World: Real-time Gesture Recognition (10:15-10:40)

Authors: Ying Yin, Randall Davis

Gesture and Voice Prototyping for Early Evaluations of Social Acceptability in Multimodal Interfaces (10:40-11:05)

Authors: Julie Rico, Stephen Brewster

Automatic Recognition of Sign Language Subwords based on Portable Accelerometer and EMG Sensors (11:05-11:30)

Authors: Yun Li, Xiang Chen, Jianxun Tian, Xu Zhang, Kongqiao Wang, Jihai Yang

Enabling Multimodal Discourse for The Blind (11:30-11:55)

Authors: Francisco Oliveira, Heidi Cowan, Bing Fang, Francis Quek

11:55-13:30              Lunch

13:30-14:45              Oral Session: Multimodal Interfaces  

Recommendation from Robots in a Real-world Retail Shop (13:30-13:55)

Authors: Koji Kamei, Kazuhiko Shinozawa, Tetsushi Ikeda, Akira Utsumi, Takahiro Miyashita, Norihiro Hagita

Dynamic User Interface Distribution for Flexible Multimodal Interaction (13:55-14:20)

Authors: Marco Blumendorf, Dirk Roscher, Sahin Albayrak

3D-Press: Haptic Illusion of Compliance when Pressing on a Rigid Surface (14:20-14:45)

Author: Johan Kildal

14:45-15:00              Coffee Break

15:00-17:30              Special Session: Human-centered HCI    

Understanding Contextual Factors in Location-aware Multimedia Messaging (15:00-15:25)

Authors: Abdallah El Ali, Frank Nack, Lynda Hardman

Embedded Media Barcode Links: Optimally Blended Barcode Overlay on Paper for Linking to Associated Media (15:25-15:50)

Authors: Qiong Liu, Chunyuan Liao, Lynn Wilcox, Anthony Dunnigan

Enhancing Browsing Experience of Table and Image Elements in Web Pages (15:50-16:15)

Authors: Wenchang Xu, Xin Yang, Yuanchun Shi

PhotoMagnets: Supporting Flexible Browsing and Searching in Photo Collections (16:15-16:40)

Authors: Ya-Xi Chen, Michael Reiter, Andreas Butz

A Language-Based Approach to Indexing Heterogeneous Multimedia Lifelog (16:40-17:05)

Authors: Peng-Wen Cheng, Snehal Chennuru, Senaka Buthpitiya, Ying Zhang

Human-centered Attention Models for Video Summarization (17:05-17:30)

Authors: Kaiming Li, Lei Guo, Carlos Faraco, Dajiang Zhu, Fan Deng, Tuo Zhang, Xi Jiang, Degang Zhang, Hanbo Chen, Xintao Hu, Stephen Miller, Tianming Liu

19:00-21:00              Banquet

 

 

Day 3: Nov. 10  2010(Wednesday)

 

9:00-10:00                Invited Talk

Title:Activity-based UbiComp: A New Research Basis for the Future of Human-Computer Interaction

Speaker: James Landay

10:00-10:15              Coffee Break

10:15-11:55              Oral Session: Speech and Language

Visual Speech Synthesis by Modeling Coarticulation Dynamics using a Non-Parametric Switching State-Space Model (10:15-10:40)

Authors: Salil Deena, Shaobo Hou and Aphrodite Galata

Multi-modal Computer Assisted Speech Transcription (10:40-11:05)

Authors: Luis Rodriguez, Ismael Garcia-Varea, Enrique Vidal

Grounding Spatial Language for Video Search (11:05-11:30)

Authors: Stefanie Tellex, Thomas Kollar, George Shaw, Nicholas Roy, Deb Roy

Location Grounding in Multimodal Local Search (11:30-11:55)

Authors: Patrick Ehlen, Michael Johnston

11:55-13:00              Lunch

13:00-13:30              Poster Spotlight

13:30-15:00              Poster Session     

Linearity and Synchrony: Quantitative Metrics for Slide-based Presentation Methodology

Authors: Kazutaka Kurihara, Toshio Mochizuki, Hiroki Oura, Mio Tsubakimoto, Toshihisa Nishimori, Jun Nakahara

Empathetic Video Experience through Timely Multimodal Interaction

Authors: Myunghee Lee, Gerard J. Kim

Haptic Numbers: Three Haptic Representation Models for Numbers on a Touch Screen Phone

Authors: Toni Pakkanen, Roope Raisamo, Katri Salminen, Veikko Surakka

Key-press Gestures Recognition and Interaction Based on SEMG Signals

Authors: Juan Cheng, Xiang Chen, Zhiyuan Lu, Kongqiao Wang, Minfen Shen

Mood Avatar: Automatic Text-Driven Head Motion Synthesis

Authors: Kaihui Mu, Jianhua Tao, Jianfeng Che, Minghao Yang

Does Haptic Feedback Change the Way We View Touchscreens in Cars?

Authors: Matthew J. Pitts, Gary E. Burnett, Mark A. Williams, Tom Wellings

Identifying Emergent Leadership in Small Groups using Nonverbal Communicative Cues

Authors: Dairazalia Sanchez-Cortes, Oya Aran, Marianne Schmid Mast, Daniel Gatica-Perez

Quantifying Group Problem Solving with Stochastic Analysis

Authors: Wen Dong, Alex "Sandy" Pentland

Cognitive Skills Learning: Pen Input Patterns in Computer-Based Athlete Training

Authors: Natalie Ruiz, Qian Qian Feng, Ronnie Taib, Tara Handke, Fang Chen

Vocal Sketching: a Prototype Tool for Designing Multimodal Interaction

Authors: Koray Tahiroglu, Teemu Ahmaniemi

Evidence-Based Automated Traffic Hazard Zone Mapping Using Wearable Sensors

Authors: Masahiro Tada, Haruo Noma, Kazumi Renge

Analysis Environment of Conversational Structure with Nonverbal Multimodal Data

Authors: Yasuyuki Sumi, Masaharu Yano, Toyoaki Nishida

Multimodal Interactive Machine Translation

Authors: Vicent Alabau, Daniel Ortiz-Martinez, Alberto Sanchis, Francisco Casacuberta

Component-Based High Fidelity Interactive Prototyping of Post-WIMP Interactions

Authors: Jean-Yves Lionel Lawson, Mathieu Coterot, Cyril Carincotte, Benoit Macq

Active Learning Strategies for Handwritten Text Transcription

Authors: Nicolas Serrano, Adria Gimenez, Albert Sanchis, Alfons Juan

Behavior and Preference in Minimal Personality: A Study on Embodied Conversational Agents

Authors: Yuting Chen, Adeel Naveed, Robert Porzel

Vlogcast Yourself: Nonverbal Behavior and Attention in Social Media

Authors: Joan-Isaac Biel, Daniel Gatica-Perez

                                  Doctoral Spotlight Posters     

Design and Evaluation of A Wearable Remote Social Touch Device (DSS)

Authors: Rongrong Wang, Francis Quek, James K. S. Teh, Adrian D. Cheok, Sep Riang Lai

Learning and Evaluating Response Prediction Models using Parallel Listener Consensus (DSS)

Authors: Iwan de Kok, Derya Ozkan,Dirk Heylen, Louis-Philippe Morency

Toward Natural Interaction in the Real World: Real-time Gesture Recognition(DSS)

Authors: Ying Yin, Randall Davis

Enabling Multimodal Discourse for The Blind (DSS)

Authors: Francisco Oliveira, Heidi Cowan, Bing Fang, Francis Quek

Grounding Spatial Language for Video Search (DSS)

Authors: Stefanie Tellex, Thomas Kollar, George Shaw, Nicholas Roy, Deb Roy

A Language-Based Approach to Indexing Heterogeneous Multimedia Lifelog (DSS)

Authors: Peng-Wen Cheng, Snehal Chennuru, Senaka Buthpitiya, Ying Zhang

Gesture and Voice Prototyping for Early Evaluations of Social Acceptability in Multimodal Interfaces (DSS)

Authors: Julie Rico, Stephen Brewster

Visual Speech Synthesis by Modeling Coarticulation Dynamics using a Non-Parametric Switching State-Space Model (DSS)

Authors: Salil Deena, Shaobo Hou and Aphrodite Galata

Focusing Computational Visual Attention in Multi-Modal Human-Robot Interaction (DSS)

Authors: Boris Schauerte, Gernot A. Fink

Understanding Contextual Factors in Location-aware Multimedia Messaging (DSS)

Authors: Abdallah El Ali, Frank Nack, Lynda Hardman

15:00-15:15              Coffee Break

15:15-16:55              Oral Session: Human-Human Interactions    

3D User-perspective, Voxel-based Estimation of Visual Focus of Attention in Dynamic Meeting Scenarios (15:15-15:40)

Authors: Michael Voit, Rainer Stiefelhagen

Modelling and Analyzing Multimodal Dyadic Interactions Using Social Networks (15:40-16:05)

Authors: Sergio Escalera, Petia Radeva, Jordi Vitria, Xavier Baro, Bogdan Raducanu

Analyzing Multimodal Time Series as Dynamical Systems (16:05-16:30)

Authors: Shohei Hidaka, Chen Yu

Conversation Scene Analysis based on Dynamic Bayesian Network and Image-based Gaze Detection (16:30-16:55)

Authors: Sebastian Gorga, Kazuhiro Otsuka

 

17:00-17:30              Town Hall Meeting