[Event] University of Maryland HCIL's 26th Annual Symposium: May 28-29

28 Apr 2009 - 5:44am
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SemanticWill
2007

Please join us for our 26th Annual Symposium! - Registration is open
until May 22nd.

HCIL's 26th Annual Symposium will highlight the cutting-edge research
being conducted in the Human-Computer Interaction Lab at the
University of Maryland. The Symposium will take place Thursday, May
28th, followed by a day of tutorials and workshops on Friday, May
29th. Registration is now open.
There will be a series of talks followed by demonstrations of all of
the lab projects with time to meet and talk with researchers in an
informal setting.

Symposium - May 28, 2009:
KEYNOTE TALK: A Call to Action for HCI
Allison Druin and Ben Bederson
SESSION I: COLLABORATION
Social Network Analysis: The Human-Pet Relationship - Jen Golbeck
Mobile Collaboration for Kids - Jerry Fails
Expertise Tagging Game - Yan Qu
Designing for Organizational Values - Ken Fleischmann

SESSION II: HCIL BOOK PREVIEWS
Cyberpsychology: An Introduction to Human-Computer Interaction - Kent
Norman
Public Libraries and Internet Service Roles - Paul Jaeger
Computing with Social Trust - Jen Golbeck
Designing the User Interface: 5th Edition - Ben Shneiderman
Mobile Technology for Children: Designing for Interaction and Learning
- Allison Druin
SESSION III: SEARCH
How do Children Search? - Allison Druin
Interactive Task of the TREC Legal Track - Doug Oard
Temporal Data Analysis and Electronic Health Records - Ben Shneiderman

SESSION IV: VISUAL INTERFACES
Intergenerational Stories on iPhones - Alex Quinn
Readability Metrics for Network Visualization - Cody Dunne
Enhancing Air Traffic Control Displays with Perceptual Cues - Tim
Clausner
Evaluation of Visual Analytics: the role of Contests - Catherine
Plaisant

Tutorials & Workshops: May 29, 2009:
TUTORIALS:
Introduction to HCI
An Introduction to Usability Testing
Distilling Expertise: The Art of Retrospective Interviewing
WORKSHOPS:
The Future of iSchool Doctoral Education (NSF Sponsored)
Evaluating Visual Analytics
Designing for People who Learn Differently
Collective Intelligence and Collaborative Sensemaking
Consumer Health Informatics
Treemaps: From Classroom to Boardroom.....and Beyond (brought to you
by The Hive Group)
Posters & Demos:
All interfaces introduced during the symposium will be demonstrated,
along with several others including:
Wii for Learning
International Children's Digital Library (ICDL)
International Children's Digital Library on iPhone
Interactive Translation
and many more!
For more information: www.cs.umd.edu/hcil/
Questions? hcil-info at cs.umd.edu

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~ will

"Where you innovate, how you innovate,
and what you innovate are design problems"

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Will Evans | User Experience Architect
tel: +1.617.281.1281 | will.evans at twintechs.com
http://www.linkedin.com/in/semanticwill
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~ will

"Where you innovate, how you innovate,
and what you innovate are design problems"

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Will Evans | User Experience Architect
tel: +1.617.281.1281 | will at semanticfoundry.com
http://blog.semanticfoundry.com
http://www.linkedin.com/in/semanticwill
aim: semanticwill
gtalk: semanticwill
twitter: semanticwill
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