USID2008 Conference 4th-6th September - Agenda and Program Schedule

28 Aug 2008 - 4:43am
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USID Foundation
2008

Dear All,

Following is the conference agenda and schedule for your reference. We look
forward to see you all in Bangalore in the conference.
For registration details please visit
http://www.usidfoundation.org/usid2008/registration.htm

Thanks & Regards
USID Team

*USID2008 Conference 4th-6th September, Leela Kempenski Bangalore* Program
<http://www.usidfoundation.org/usid2008/program.htm#3> *Day 1 : 4th
September, 2008* *Hall 1 * *Main Conference * Time Details 08:30 -
09:45 Registration
& Tea/Coffee 09:45 - 10:00 *Introduction/ Welcome Note:
Raman Saxena
*Director User Experience, CA and Co-Founder USID Foundation 10:00 - 11:00

*Key Note Address by Debra Danielson*, President of CTE, SVP & Distinguished
Engineer, CA, Inc.
*Topic: Delivering Business Value through Design Innovation and User
Experience*
11:00 - 11:15 Tea Break 11:15 - 12:00 *Sharad Sharma*, CEO, Yahoo! India
R&D
*Topic: Role of User Research and Design in New Product Development for
India and Emerging Markets * 12:00 - 12:45 *Hester Du Plessis, *AUTODESK -
NID Research Chair in Design and Innovation & Senior Researcher, FADA,
University of Johannesburg, South Africa
*Topic: Research as a Tool for Innovation* 12:45 - 14:00 Lunch Break 14:00 -
15:00

*Demo and Presentation: Eye Tracking Tool for User Research and Usability
Evaluation
Thomas Fredengren, *International Account Manager, Tobii Technology, Sweden
15:00 - 15:15 Tea Break 15:15 - 16:00

*Deepa Bachu, *Group Manager, INTUIT
*Topic:* *Products for the Indian Market – Designing for the Consumer and
Creating a Business Model that requires someone other the Consumer to Pay!*
16:00 - 16:45 *Pranav Mistry *, PhD Candidate and a Researcher at the MIT
Media Lab
*Topic: Bringing Intelligence to Everyday Objects* 16:45 - 17:30 *Rajeev
Purnaiya*, Founder & CEO, Hooeey
*Topic: Why the Implicit Web is Important?* * * *Day 2 : 5th September,
2008* *Hall 1 * *Main Conference * Time Details 09:30 - 10:00 *Informal
Session * 10:00 - 11:00 *Key Note Address by Kentaro Toyama*, Asst. MD,
Microsoft Research, India
*Topic: Beyond the Device: User Experience Design for Socio Economic
Development* 11:00 - 11:15 Tea Break 11:15 - 12:00

*Dr. Darlie O Koshy, *Director, National Institute of Design
*Topic: *
12:00 - 12:45 *Jan Blom, *Head, Nokia Research Center
*Topic: Designing Mobile Internet Services for Indian Consumers* 12:45 -
14:00 Lunch Break 14:00 - 14:45

*Speaker Presentation*
14:45 - 15:30

*Dr. G Venkatesh,* Chief Technology and Strategy Officer, Sasken
*Topic: The Future of Communications: Implication for Design and Innovation*
15:30 - 15:45 Tea Break 15:45 - 17:30 *Panel Discussion: How best can
Mobile Technology Support Social Causes?*
*Moderator:* *Kentaro Toyama*, Asst. MD, Microsoft Research, India
*Panellist 1:* *Dr.S.Ghosal,* Acting Dean NID R&D Campus, Bangalore
*Panellist 2:* *Natesh,* Head, Emerging Markets Services, Nokia India
*Day 3 : 6th September, 2008* *Hall 1 * *Track 1: Mobile User
Experience* Time Details 9:15 - 10:00 *Speaker Presentation 1 ( Being
finalized)* 10:00 - 10:40 *Prakash Sayini*, Forum Nokia India Lead
*Toptic: Mobile Technology Trends and its Impact on User Experience* 10:40 -
11:00 Tea Break 11:00 - 11:40

*Rashmi Munshi*, NIFT Bangalore
*Paper Presentation: Re-inventing Simplicity: UI Design of a Cell Phone for
Senior Citizens and Others *
11:40 -12:15 *Shimolee Nahar & Mudit Mittal*, HFI, Mumbai
*Paper Presentation:* *Three Star Approach – An Interface Less Interface for
Mobile Commerce * 12:15 - 13:15 Lunch *Hall 2 * *Track 2: Enterprise
Software & Applications* Time Details 9:15 - 10:00 *Speaker
Presentation 1 (Being
finalized)* 10:00 - 10:40 *Prabhas Sinha, *Manager - Service Management
Product Management, ITC, CA
*Toptic: Managing the Challenges of UI/Usability Evolution for Enterprise
Solutions* 10:40 - 11:00 Tea Break 11:00 - 12:15 *Shashank Deshpande* -
President, Clarice Technologies & *
Sandeep Datar* - Director, User Experience Design at Yahoo! India R&D *
Toptic: Comparing role of User Experience Design in Enterprise and Consumer
Domains * 12:15 - 13:15 Lunch *Hall 1 * *Track 3: Social Networking
and Online Communities* Time Details 13:15 - 14:00 *Speaker
Presentation 1 (Being
finalized)* 14:00 - 14:40 *Ishwar Jha*, Chief Executive Officer (CEO),
Digital Media Convergence Ltd. (a Zee Group Company)
*Topic: Driving Real World Pleasure with Social Networking and Online
Communities* 14:40 - 15:20

*Arunava Sinha*, Chief Product Officer
*Topic: Can UI be the Killer Application in Social Networking?*
15:20 - 16:00

*Yugant H Sonawale & Lakshmi Kumar*, Infosys, Bangalore
*Paper Presentation:* *Visualizing Unintentional Reputation Damage on Social
Networking sites*
16:00 - 16:15 Tea Break *Hall 2 * *Track 4: Gaming and Entertainment*
Time Details 13:15 - 14:00 *Speaker Presentation 1 (Being finalized)* 14:00
- 14:40 *Quentin Staes-Polet*, Founder, Kreeda Games India Pvt Ltd.
*Topic: Is Gaming going Social in India. How? * 14:40 - 15:20

*Speaker Presentation 3 (Being finalized)*
15:20 - 16:00

*Anoj Anbarasan & Revathi Gopalakrishnan*, HCL Technologies, Chennei
*Paper Presentation:* *User Interface Design and Evaluation Issues for Small
Screen Devices (Mobile Entertainment & M-Commerce) *
16:00 - 16:15 Tea Break *Hall 2 * *Closing Ceremony* Time Details 16:15
- 17:35 *Prize Distribution and Recognition* 17:35 - 17:45 *Closing Address
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