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Sunday, November 13, 2011

8:00am- Registration

Tutorial: An introduction to Natural User Interfaces and Microsoft Surface 2
Luis Cabrera-Cordon, Microsoft Surface

9:00am-12:30pm Doctoral Symposium

Tutorial: Evaluation methods for collaborative multi-touch support
Gilles Coppin, Telecom Bretagne

12:00pm-1:00pm Lunch

Workshop: DEXIS 2011

6:30pm -

Welcome Reception
Nishimuraya Dining(Kobe International House 10F) (Japanese)

Monday, November 14, 2011

9:00am-9:45am Registration
9:45am-10:15am Opening Session

Session 1: Gestures
Session Chair: Melanie Tory, University of Victoria

NEAT: A Set of Flexible Tools and Gestures for Layout Tasks on Interactive Displays
Mathias Frisch, University of Magdeburg, Germany
Ricardo Langner, University of Magdeburg, Germany
Raimund Dachselt, University of Magdeburg, Germany
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076356

Pointable: An In-Air Pointing Technique to Manipulate Out-of-Reach Targets on Tabletops
Amartya Banerjee, Queen's University, Canada
Jesse Burstyn, Queen's University, Canada
Audrey Girouard, Queen's University, Canada
Roel Vertegaal, Queen's University, Canada
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076357

Designing User-, Hand-, and Handpart-Aware Tabletop Interactions with the TouchID Toolkit
Nicolai Marquardt, University of Calgary, Canada
Johannes Kiemer, University of Calgary, Canada / Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany
David Ledo, University of Calgary, Canada
Sebastian Boring, University of Calgary, Canada / Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany
Saul Greenberg, University of Calgary, Canada
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076358

Eye-Shield: Protecting Bystanders from Being Blinded by Mobile Projectors (Note)
Bonifaz Kaufmann, Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt, Austria
Martin Hitz, Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt, Austria
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076359

12:00pm-1:30pm Lunch

Session 2: Hardware
Session Chair: Edward Tse, SMART Technologies

FuSA2 Touch Display: Furry and Scaleble Multi-touchable display
Kosuke Nakajima, Osaka University, Japan
Yuichi Itoh, Osaka University, Japan
Takayuki Tsukitani, Osaka University, Japan
Kazuyuki Fujita, Osaka University, Japan
Kazuki Takashima, Tohoku University, Japan
Yoshifumi Kitamura, Tohoku University, Japan
Fumio Kishino, Kwansei Gakuin University, Japan
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076361

Optical Pressure Sensing for Tangible User Interfaces (Note)
Fabian Hennecke, University of Munich, Germany
Franz Berwein, University of Munich, Germany
Andreas Butz, University of Munich, Germany
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076362

KinectTouch: Accuracy Test for a Very Low-Cost 2.5D Multitouch Tracking System (Note)
Andreas Dippon, Technische Universität München, Germany
Gudrun Klinker, Technische Universität München, Germany
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076363

Augmenting Touch Interaction Through Acoustic Sensing (Note)
Pedro Lopes, INESC-ID, Portugal
Ricardo Jota, INESC-ID, Portugal
Joaquim Jorg, INESC-ID, Portugal
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076364

Enhanced Interaction with Physical Toys (Note)
Yasushi Matoba, The University of Electro-Communications, Japan
Toshiki Sato, The University of Electro-Communications, Japan
Hideki Koike, The University of Electro-Communications, Japan
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076365

3:00pm-3:30pm Break

Session 3: Graspable Interfaces
Session Chair: Raimund Dachselt, Otto-von-Guericke-Universitat Magdeburg

Interactive Phone Call: Synchronous Remote Collaboration and Projected Interactive Surfaces
Christian Winkler, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
Christian Reinartz, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
Diana Nowacka, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
Enrico Rukzio, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076367

HATs: Interact Using Height-Adjustable Tangibles in Tabletop Interfaces (Note)
Haipeng Mi, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Masanori Sugimoto, The University of Tokyo, Japan
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076368

TaPS Widgets: Interacting with Tangible Private Spaces (Note)
Max Möllers, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Jan Borchers, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076369

Palm Touch Panel: Providing Touch Sensation Through the Device (Note)
Shogo Fukushima, The University of Electro-Communications, Japan
Hiroyuki Kajimoto, The University of Electro-Communications, Japan
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076370

Enhancing Naturalness of Pen-and-Tablet Drawing through Context Sensing (Note)
Minghui Sun, Microsoft Research, Kochi University of Technology, Japan / RIKEN, Japan
Xiang Cao, Microsoft Research, USA
Hyunyoung Song, University of Maryland / Cornell University ,USA
Shahram Izadi, Microsoft Research, UK
Hrvoje Benko, Microsoft Research, USA
Francois Guimbretiere, Cornell University ,USA
Xiangshi Ren, Kochi University of Technology, Japan
Ken Hinckley, Microsoft Research, USA
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076371


Kobe Kachoen

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

9:00am-9:30am Registration
9:30am-10:30am Keynote

Hiroshi Ishii

11:00am-11:30am Demo & Poster: Madness
11:30am-1:00pm Lunch
1:00pm-2:30pm Demo & Poster: Core time

Session 4: Human Factors
Session Chair: Chia Shen, Harvard University

Tangible Actions
Dustin Freeman, University of Toronto, Canada
Ravin Balakrishnan, University of Toronto, Canada
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076373

RealTimeChess: Lessons from a Participatory Design Process for a Collaborative Multi-Touch, Multi-User Game
Jonathan Chaboissier, Univ. Paris Sud-11 / CNRS-LIMSI, France
Tobias Isenberg, DIGITEO / CNRS-LIMSI / AVIZ-INRIA, France / University of Groningen, Nederland
Frédéric Vernier, Univ. Paris Sud-11 / CNRS-LIMSI, France
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076374

Adaptive Personal Territories for Co-located Tabletop Interaction in a Museum Setting (Note)
Daniel Klinkhammer, University of Konstanz, Germany
Markus Nitsche, University of Konstanz, Germany
Marcus Specht, University of Konstanz, Germany
Harald Reiterer, University of Konstanz, Germany
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076375

3:45pm-4:15pm Break

Session 5: Interaction Techniques On and Above the Surface
Session Chair: Mark Hancock, University of Waterloo

Triangle Cursor: Interactions With Objects Above the Tabletop
Sven Strothoff, University of Münster, Germany
Dimitar Valkov, University of Münster, Germany
Klaus Hinrichs, University of Münster, Germany
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076377

Design of Unimanual Multi-Finger Pie Menu Interaction
Nikola Banovic, University of Toronto, Canada
Frank Chun Yat Li, University of Toronto, Canada
David Dearman, University of Toronto, Canada
Koji Yatani, University of Toronto, Canada
Khai N. Truong, University of Toronto, Canada
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076378

Applying Mobile Device Soft Keyboards to Collaborative Multitouch Tabletop Displays: Design and Evaluation
Sungahn Ko, Purdue University, USA
KyungTae Kim, Purdue University, USA
Tejas Kulkarni, Purdue University, USA
Niklas Elmqvist, Purdue University, USA
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076379

Wednesdays, November 16, 2011

9:00am-9:30am Registration

Session 6: Interacting with Data and Virtual Objects
Session Chair: Enrico Rukzio, the University of Duisburg-Essen

Exploring Physical Information Cloth on a Multitouch Table
Kimberly Mikulecky, University of Calgary, Canada
John Brosz, University of Calgary, Canada
Mark Hancock, University of Waterloo, Canada
Sheelagh Carpendale, University of Calgary, Canada
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076381

ZoomPointing Revisited: Supporting Mixed-resolution Gesturing on Interactive Surfaces (Note)
Matei Negulescu, University of Waterloo, Canada
Jaime Ruiz, University of Waterloo, Canada
Edward Lank, University of Waterloo, Canada
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076382

Data Analysis on Interactive Whiteboards through Sketch-based Interaction (Note)
Jeffrey Browne, Microsoft Research / University of California Santa Barbara, USA
Bongshin Lee, Microsoft Research, USA
Sheelagh Carpendale, Microsoft Research / University of Calgary, Canada
Nathalie Riche, Microsoft Research, USA
Timothy Sherwood, Microsoft Research / University of California Santa Barbara, USA
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076383

Dynamic Portals: A Lightweight Metaphor for Fast Object Transfer on Interactive Surfaces (Note)
Simon Voelker, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Malte Weiss, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Chat Wacharamanotham, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Jan Borchers, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076384

10:45am-11:15am Break

Session 7: Collaboration with Tables
Session Chair: Anthony Tang, University of Calgary

Firestorm: A Brainstorming Application for Collaborative Group Work at Tabletops
Andrew Clayphan, The University of Sydney, Australia
Christopher Ackad, The University of Sydney, Australia
Anthony Collins, The University of Sydney, Australia
Bob Kummerfeld, The University of Sydney, Australia
Judy Kay, The University of Sydney, Australia
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076386

Who Did What? Who Said That? Collaid: an Environment for Capturing Traces of Collaborative Learning at the Tabletop
Roberto Martinez Maldonado, The University of Sydney, Australia
Kalina Yacef, The University of Sydney, Australia
Judy Kay, The University of Sydney, Australia
Anthony Collins, The University of Sydney, Australia
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076387

12:15pm-1:30pm Lunch

Session 8: Applications
Session Chair: Bongshin Lee, Microsoft Research

Flow of Electrons: Augmented Workspaces for Learning Physical Computing Experientially
Bettina Conradi, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany
Verena Lerch, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany
Robert Kowalski, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany
Martin Hommer, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany
Ioanna Vletsou, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany
Heinrich Hussmann, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076389

"Point it, Split it, Peel it, View it": Techniques for Interactive Reservoir Visualization on Tabletops
Nicole Sultanum, University of Calgary, Canada
Sowmya Somanath, University of Calgary, Canada
Ehud Sharlin, University of Calgary, Canada
Mario Costa Sousa, University of Calgary, Canada
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076390

The eLabBench - An Interactive Tabletop System for the Biology Laboratory
Aurélien Tabard, IT University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Juan David Hincapié Ramos, IT University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Morten Esbensen, IT University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Jakob Bardram, IT University of Copenhagen, Denmark
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076391

3:00pm-3:30pm Break

Session 9: Multi-Surface
Session Chair: Miguel Nacenta, University of St Andrews

Code Space: Combining Touch, Devices, and Skeletal Tracking to Support Developer Meetings
Andrew Bragdon, Microsoft, / Brown University, USA
Rob eLine, Microsoft Research, USA
Ken Hinckley, Microsoft Research, USA
Meredith Ringel Morris, Microsoft Research, USA
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076393

Display-Adaptive Window Management for Irregular Surfaces
Manuela Waldner, Graz University of Technology, Austria
Raphael Grasset, Graz University of Technology, Austria
Markus Steinberger, Graz University of Technology, Austria
Dieter Schmalstieg, Graz University of Technology, Austria
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076394

Where Should the Interaction Be? Mobile Phones, Tabletop Computers and Active Tangibles
Christopher McAdam, University of Glasgow, UK
Stephen Brewster, University of Glasgow, UK
doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076395

5:00pm-5:30pm Closing Session


  • TUIC open source SDK: Enabling Tangible Interaction on unmodified Capacitive Multi-touch Displays
  • Neng-Hao Yu, Sung-Sheng Tsai, Mike Y. Chen, Yi-Ping Hung
  • doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076418
  • WobblySurface: Tactile Feedback by Holding/Releasing a Surface Panel
  • Takashi Nagamatsu, Sachio Echizen, Teruhiko Akazawa, Junzo Kamahara
  • doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076419
  • Biri-biri: pressure-sensitive touch interface with electrical stimulation
  • Haruna Eto, Yasushi Matoba, Toshiki Sato, Kentaro Fukuchi, Hideki Koike
  • doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076420
  • FuSA2 Touch Display
  • Kosuke Nakajima, Yuichi Itoh, Takayuki Tsukitani, Kazuyuki Fujita, Kazuki Takashima, Yoshifumi Kitamura, Fumio Kishino
  • doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076421
  • Tocalize - Token localization on tablet computer displays
  • Stefan Krägeloh, Tobias Bliem, Jörg Pickel, Christian Vey, Rinat Zeh
  • doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076423
  • Interactive Surface that can dynamically change the shape and touch sensation
  • Toshiki Sato, Yasushi Matoba, Nobuhiro Takahashi, Hideki Koike
  • doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076424
  • Ficon: a tangible display device for tabletop system using optical fiber
  • Kentaro Fukuchi, Ryusuke Nakabayashi, Toshiki Sato, Yuta Takada
  • doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076425


  • uTable: A Seamlessly Tiled, Very Large Interactive Tabletop System
  • Yongqiang Qin, Chun Yu, Jie Liu, Yuntao Wang, Yue Shi, Zhouyue Su, Yuanchun Shi
  • doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076397
  • Reminiscence Park Interface: Personal Spaces to Listen to Songs with Memories and Diffusions and Overlaps of Their Spaces
  • Seiko Myojin, Masumi Shimizu, Mie Nakatani, Shuhei Yamada, Hirokazu Kato, Shogo Nishida
  • doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076399
  • Analysis of Pointing Motions by Introducing a Joint Model for Supporting Embodied Large-Surface Presentation
  • Yusuke Shigeno, Michiya Yamamoto, Tomio Watanabe
  • doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076400
  • Spatial Connectedness of Information Presentation for Safety Training in Chemistry Experiments
  • Akifumi Sokan, Hironori Egi, Kaori Fujinami
  • doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076401
  • Interaction Design of 2D/3D Map Navigation on Wall and Tabletop Displays
  • Yusuke Yoshimoto, Thai Hoa Dang, Asako Kimura, Fumihisa Shibata, Hideyuki Tamura
  • doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076402
  • Optically Hiding of Tabletop Information with Polarized Complementary Image Projection - Your Shadow Reveals It!
  • Mariko Miki, Daisuke Iwai, Kosuke Sato
  • doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076405
  • SourceVis: A Tool For Multi-touch Software Visualization
  • Craig Anslow, Stuart Marshall, James Noble, Robert Biddle
  • doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076407
  • Novel Interaction Techniques by Combining Hand and Foot Gestures on Tabletop Environments
  • Nuttapol Sangsuriyachot, Haipeng Mi, Masanori Sugimoto
  • doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076409
  • Process Pad: a Multimedia Multi-touch Learning Platform [canceled]
  • Jain Kim, Colin Meltzer, Shima Salehi, Paulo Blikstein
  • doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076411
  • Dual Mode IR Position and State Transfer for Tangible Tabletops
  • Ali Alavi, Andreas Kunz, Masanori Sugimoto, Morten Fjeld
  • doi> 10.1145/2076354.2076414