Media Informatics is a broad field spanning many research directions and topics. The Internet, Web 2.0, Social Networks, Ubiquitous Computing, Computer Graphics, Usability, Social Interactions, HCI, Privacy and Trust are just a few examples. This seminar aims to provide an overview and a closer look at research directions and current and future challenges that are focus of active research around the world and at our Institute.

Please submit your papers via ILIAS!


In order to successfully complete the seminar and receive a "Schein", the following requirements have to be fulfilled and will be equally weighted for grading:

  • Paper on a selected topic
    5-8 pages, German or English (English preferred, with support by advisers)
  • Presentation of paper
    20-25 minutes, plus discussion
    All presentations in a combined event at the end of the semester
  • Active participation
    Active participation in peer reviews and discussions


next meeting:
30.07.2010, 9:00 h, O27/331
Mini Conference (Blockseminar)

2 SWS / 4 ECTS (LP)

Capacity: 12 students