Research Trends in Media Informatics (Seminar)
Media Informatics is a broad field spanning many research directions and topics. The Internet, Web 2.0, Social Networks, Ubiquitous Computing, Usability, Social Interaction, HCI, Privacy, Trust and new Security mechanisms are just a few examples. This seminar aims to provide an overview of different research directions and current challenges that are focus of active research around the world and at our institute.
|9:35||Keynote by Prof. Dr. Enrico Rukzio: |
Current and Future Research Topics of the Institute of Media Informatics
|10:45||State of the Art: Eye Tracking Technology and Applications|
|11:15||State of the Art in Body Tracking|
|11:45||Google Glass and the State of the Art in Wearable Computing|
|12:15||An Overview of Consumer-Available Depth-Sensing Technologies|
|14:00||Serious Games from a UbiComp Perspective|
|14:30||The Future of Remote Controls: New Ways of Interacting with Home Entertainment Systems|
|15:00||Wireless Optical Communication: Infrared, Time-Of-Flight, Light Fields, and Beyond|
|15:45||User Interfaces for Privacy Awareness and Control|
|16:15||Error Handling Strategies of Recognition-based Dialog Systems|
|16:45||Interaction Issues during Autonomous Driving|
|17:15||Closing Remarks & Best Paper Award|
The conference will take place at:
"Villa Eberhardt", Heidenheimer Straße 80, 89075 Ulm
To successfully complete the seminar the following requirements have to be fulfilled:
- Written paper on a selected topic
6-8 pages, German or English (English preferred)
- Active participation
Active participation in peer reviews and discussions
20 minutes, German or English
The seminar organization and schedule follow the style of a typical technical conference. Participants prepare a full paper on a topic, which is then peer-reviewed by at least two other students. Participants then must integrate the reviewer comments before submitting their camera-ready version of the paper.
The seminar proceedings with all final papers will be published on Uni Ulm VTS.
|17.10.||Topic assignment and overview|
|3.11.||Submission paper proposal|
|4.-8.11.||Proposal discussion with adviser*|
|22.12.||Submission full paper|
|23.12.||Assignment of reviews|
|6.1.||Submission peer reviews|
|6.-10.1.||Discussion of required changes with adviser*|
Zen presentations - or how to avoid death by PowerPoint
|2.2.||Submission camera ready version of paper|
|3.-13.2.||Discussion of presentation with adviser*|
All deadlines are hard deadlines. No extensions will be granted. All submissions via ILIAS.
Dates for plenary meetings can be discussed at the first meeting to suit individual schedules.
*Please make an individual appointment with your adviser beforehand.
|1||User Interfaces for Privacy Awareness and Control||Laura Irlinger||Bastian Könings|
|2||State of the Art: Eye Tracking Technology and Applications||Patryk Boczon||Felix Schüssel|
|3||Interaction issues during autonomous driving||Tamino Hartmann||Michael Weber|
|4||Serious Games from a Ubicomp Perspective||Michael Legner||Michael Weber|
|5||The state-of-art in body tracking using computer vision||Thamar Hodenberg||Christian Winkler|
|6||Die Zukunft der Fernbedienung: Interaktionsmöglichkeiten im Home Entertainment||Florian Wilpert||Felix Schüssel|
|7||An Overview of Low-Cost, Consumer-Available Depth-Sensing Technologies||Andreas Köll||Florian Geiselhart|
|8||Wireless Optical Communication: Infrared, Time-Of-Flight, Light Fields, and Beyond||Jonas Kraus||Christian Winkler|
|9||Google Glass and the State of the Art in Wearable Computing||Andreas Schmid||Bastian Könings|
|10||Error handling strategies of recognition-based dialog systems||Ömer Sahin||Sven Reichel|
Capacity: 12 students
The seminar will be held as the RTMI13 mini-conference at the end of the semester.
17.10. | 14:15h