St Salvators Quad, University of St Andrews

More details of the conference venue can be found here.

9:00 to 18:00

Registration – Arts Building

9:00 to 18:00

Doctoral Colloquium – Arts Building

9:00 to 10:30

Tutorials and Workshops (1) – Arts Building

10:30 to 11:00

Coffee Break (DC, tutorials, and workshops) – Arts Building

11:00 to 12:00

Tutorials and Workshops (2) – Arts Building

12:00 to 13:30

Lunch Break [Lunch Buffet] – Arts Building, ground floor

13:30 to 15:30

Tutorials and Workshops (3) – Arts Building

15:30 to 16:00

Coffee Break – Arts Building

16:00 to 18:00

Tutorials and Workshops (4) – Arts Building

18:00 to 19:30

ITS Registration and Welcome Drinks Reception

8:30 - 17:30

Registration – Younger Hall

9:00 - 10:15

Keynote and Welcome Session – Younger Hall

Jeff Han, Perceptive Pixel Founder and General Manager of the Perceptive Pixel Division at Microsoft

10:15 - 11:15

Poster & Coffee Break – Lower College Hall

11:15 - 12:45

Papers Session 1: Surfaces in Context + Gestures & Body – Younger Hall

(Chair: Stacey Scott – University of Waterloo, Canada)

The Cube: A very large-scale interactive engagement space
Markus Rittenbruch, Andrew Sorensen, Jared Donovan, Debra Polson, Michael Docherty and Jeff Jones

AstroTouch: A Multi-Touch Digital Desktop for Astrodynamics
Jamie Coram, Rob Iverson and Andrew Ackerman

SkyHunter: A Multi-Surface Environment for Supporting Oil and Gas Exploration
Teddy Seyed, Mario Costa Sousa, Frank Maurer and Anthony Tang

The Effect of Egocentric Body Movements on Users: Navigation Performance and Spatial Memory in Zoomable User Interfaces
Roman Rädle, Hans-Christian Jetter, Simon Butscher and Harald Reiterer

Peripheral Array of Tangible NFC Tags: Positioning Portals for Embodied Trans-Surface Interaction
Shenfeng Fei, Andrew Webb, Andruid Kerne, Yin Qu and Ajit Jain

Body Panning: A Movement-based Navigation Technique for Large Interactive Surfaces
Daniel Klinkhammer, Jan Tennie, Paula Erdös and Harald Reiterer

12:45 - 14:00

Lunch Break [Lunch Buffet] – Lower College Hall

14:00 - 15:00

Papers Session 2: Pen and Touch – Younger Hall

(Chair: Raimund Dachselt, University of Dresden, Germany)

Pen and Touch Gestural Environment for Document Editing on Interactive Desktops
Fabrice Matulic and Moira Norrie

Perceptual Grouping: Selection Assistance for Digital Sketching
David Lindlbauer, Michael Haller, Mark Hancock, Stacey Scott and Wolfgang Stuerzlinger

Automatic Annotation Placement for Interactive Maps
Daniel Kaneider, Michael Haller and Thomas Seifried

15:00 - 16:00

Poster & Coffee Break – Lower College Hall

16:00 - 17:30

Papers Session 3: Tangibles

(Chair: Judy Kay, University of Sydney, Australia)

Instant User Interfaces: Repurposing Everyday Objects as Physical Input Devices
Christian Corsten, Ignacio Avellino, Max Möllers and Jan Borchers

The fun.tast.tisch. Project – A Novel Approach to Neuro-Rehabilitation Using an Interactive Multiuser Multitouch Tabletop
Mirjam Augstein, Thomas Neumayr, Renate Ruckser-Scherb, Isabel Karlhuber and Josef Altmann

Comparing Physical, Overlay, and Touch Screen Parameter Controls
Melanie Tory and Robert Kincaid

PUCs: Detecting Transparent, Passive Untouched Capacitive Widgets on Unmodified Multi-touch Displays
Simon Voelker, Kosuke Nakajima, Christian Thoresen, Yuichi Itoh, Kjell Øvergård and Jan Borchers

TempTouch: A Novel Touch Sensor Using Temperature Controllers For Surface Based Textile Displays
Roshan Peiris and Ryohei Nakatsu

17:30 - 17:45

Announcement of ITS 2014

18:40 - 19:20

Music at St Salvator's Chapel: Choristi Sanctiandree – St Salvator's Chapel

19:30 - 22:00

ITS Banquet – Lower College Hall

8:30 - 17:30

Registration – Younger Hall

9:00 - 10:15

Papers Session 4: Education and Training – Younger Hall

(Chair: Frank Maurer, University of Calgary)

Extending tabletop application design to the classroom
Ahmed Kharrufa, Roberto Martinez-Maldonado and Patrick Olivier

Making 3D Content Accessible for Teachers
Edward Tse and Min Xin

Activity Pad: Teaching tool combining tangible interaction and the affordances of paper
Mikko Pyykkönen, Jukka Riekki, Marko Jurmu and Iván Sánchez Milara

OrMiS: A Tabletop Interface for Simulation-Based Training
Christophe Bortolaso, Matthew Oskamp, Nick Graham and Doug Brown

10:15 - 11:15

Demos & Coffee Break – Lower College Hall

11:15 - 12:45

Papers Session 5: Redefining Surfaces – Younger Hall

(Chair: Mark Hancock, University of Waterloo, Canada)

AquaTop Display: Interactive Water Surface for Viewing and Manipulating Information in a Bathroom
Hideki Koike, Yoichi Takahashi and Yasushi Matoba

TapTiles – LED-based floor interaction
Nicholas Dalton

ForceForm: A Dynamically Deformable Interactive Surface
Jessica Tsimeris, Colin Dedman, Michael Broughton and Tom Gedeon

TransformTable: A Self-Actuated Shape-Changing Digital Table
Kazuki Takashima, Naohiro Aida, Hitomi Yokoyama and Yoshifumi Kitamura

The Sound of Touch: On-body Touch and Gesture Sensing Based on Transdermal Ultrasound Propagation
Adiyan Mujibiya, Xiang Cao, Desney Tan, Daniel Morris, Shwetak Patel and Jun Rekimoto

12:45 - 14:00

Demos & Lunch Break [Lunch Buffet] – Lower College Hall

14:00 - 15:30

Papers Session 6: Touch Fundamentals – Younger Hall

(Chair: Luis Cabrera-Cordon, Microsoft, US)

Deconstructing the Touch Experience
Diane Watson, Mark Hancock, Regan Mandryk and Max Birk

Arpège: Learning multitouch chord gestures vocabularies
Emilien Ghomi, Stéphane Huot, Olivier Bau, Michel Beaudouin-Lafon and Wendy Mackay

Multi-Touch Pinch Gestures: Performance and Ergonomics
Eve Hoggan, Miguel A. Nacenta, Per Ola Kristensson, John Williamson, Antti Oulasvirta and Anu Lehtiö

PointPose: Finger Pose Estimation for Touch Input on Mobile Devices using a Depth Sensor
Sven Kratz, Patrick Chiu and Maribeth Back

Towards User-Defined Multi-Touch Gestures for 3D Objects
Sarah Buchanan, Charles Floyd IV, Joseph LaViola and William Holderness

15:30 - 16:30

Demos & Coffee Break – Lower College Hall

16:30 - 18:00

Papers Session 7: Latency and Occlusion + CSCW – Younger Hall

(Chair: Andy Wilson, Microsoft Research, US)

Two Touch System Latency Estimators: High Accuracy and Low Overhead
François Bérard and Renaud Blanch

A Case Study of Object and Occlusion Management on the eLabBench, a Mixed Physical/Digital Tabletop
Aurélien Tabard, Simon Gurn, Andreas Butz and Jakob Bardram

ObjecTop: Occlusion Awareness of Physical Objects on Interactive Tabletops
Mohammadreza Khalilbeigi, Jürgen Steimle, Jan Riemann, Niloofar Dezfuli, Max Mühlhäuser and James Hollan

An Interactive Surface Solution to Support Collaborative Work Onboard Ships
Veronika Domova, Elina Vartiainen, Saad Azhar and Maria Ralph

Support for Collaborative Situation Analysis and Planning in Crisis Management Teams using Interactive Tabletops
Sebastian Doeweling, Mohammadreza Khalilbeigi, Benedikt Schmidt, Tarik Tahiri and Philipp Sowinski

18:00 - 18:30

ITS Town Hall Meeting – Younger Hall

08:30 - 09:05

Papers Session 8: Best Paper and Note and UIST Farewell - Younger Hall

(Chairs: Mike Horn and Miguel Nacenta, Northwestern University, US, and University of St Andrews, UK)

Penbook: Bringing Pen+Paper Interaction to a Tablet Device to Facilitate Paper-Based Workflows in the Hospital Domain
Christian Winkler, Julian Seifert, Chirstian Reinartz, Pascal Krahmer and Enrico Rukzio

TouchMover: Actuated 3D Touchscreen with Haptic Feedback
Mike Sinclair, Michel Pahud and Hrvoje Benko

09:05 - 10:20

ITS Capstone / UIST Keynote and UIST Welcome – Younger Hall

Raffaello D'Andrea – ETH Zurich – Humans and the coming machine revolution


10:15 - 11:15

Morning Session (all posters), Lower College Hall

15:00 - 16:00

Afternoon Session (all posters), Lower College Hall

Forearm Menu: Using Forearm as Menu Widget on Tabletop System
Takamasa Adachi, Seiya Koura, Fumihisa Shibata, Asako Kimura

Collaborative Task Assignment on Tabletop Computer
Chayan Deb

An Assistive Tabletop Keyboard for Stroke Rehabilitation
Maryam Khademi, Hossein Mousavi Hondori, Lucy Dodakian, Cristina Lopes, Steve Cramer

Examining Interactive Surfaces for Maritime Operations
Paweł Woźniak, Margareta Lützhöft, Thomas Porathe, Asim Yantac, Morten Fjeld

Navigating and Annotating 3D Geological Outcrops Through Multi-touch Interaction
Nicole Sultanum, Emilio Vital Brazil, Mario Costa Sousa

PeriTop: Extending Back-Projected Tabletops with Top-Projected Peripheral Displays
Jan Riemann, Mohammadreza Khalilbeigi, Max Mühlhäuser

Improving Awareness of Automated Actions using an Interactive Event Timeline
Y.-L. Betty Chang, Mylène Mengual, Brian Parfett, T.C. Nicholas Graham, Mark Hancock, Stacey Scott

Beauty Technology as an Interactive Computing Platform
Katia Vega, Hugo Fuks

Exploring Modeling Language for Multi-Touch Systems using Petri Nets
Francisco Ortega, Frank Hernandez, Armando Barreto, Naphtali Rishe, Malek Adjouadi, Su Liu

Setting of Document Importance Based on Analysis of User's Usual Working
Ryota Yamanaka, Mai Otsuki, Fumihisa Shibata, Asako Kimura

Eye-Tracking Volume Simulation Method to Configure Hardware Settings for Tangible and Multi-User Tabletop Interaction
Koichi Egawa, Hiroaki Takai, Michiya Yamamoto, Takashi Nagamatsu

Dinner Metaphor Interface: Operating Your Computers with a Knife and Fork
Hiroyuki Hakoda, Keita Ushida

Comparing Visual Feedback Techniques for Object Transfer between Private and Shared Surfaces
Julie Tournet, Guillaume Besacier, Nippun Goyal, Phillip McClelland, Stacey Scott

Investigating Attraction and Engagement of Animation on Large Interactive Walls in Public Settings
Victor Cheung, Stacey Scott

How to choose element sizes for novel interactive systems
Florian van de Camp, Patrick Schührer, Rainer Stiefelhagen

Exploring the Effect of Display Size on Pointing Performance
Yuntao Wang, Chun Yu, Yongqiang Qin, Dan Li, Yuanchun Shi

Sidelock: Authentication on Mobile Device Sides
Zhenkun Zhou, Jiangqin Wu

Adding Context to Multi-touch Region Selections
Sven Strothoff, Klaus Hinrichs

SLFiducials: 6DoF markers for tabletop interaction
Daniel Gallardo, Sergi Jorda

Designing for Expert Users on a Large Non-standard Display
Henri Palleis, Fabian Hennecke, Axel Hösl, Heinrich Hussmann

Natural Interaction for Card Games on Multiple Devices
Andreas Dippon, Gudrun Klinker

An Environment for Fast Development of Tabletop Applications
Ombretta Gaggi, Marco Regazzo

Workload on Your Fingertips: The Influence of Workload on Touch-based Drag and Drop
Ilhan Aslan, Martin Murer, Verena Fuchsberger, Manfred Tscheligi

Inspirations from Honey Bees: Exploring Movement Measures for Dynamic Whole Body Gestures
Ilhan Aslan, Florian Primessnig, Martin Murer, Christiane Moser, Manfred Tscheligi

Comparing Eye and Gesture Pointing to Drag Items on Large Screens
Ilkka Kosunen, Antti Jylha, Imtiaj Ahmed, Chao An, Luca Chech, Luciano Gamberini, Marc Cavazza, Giulio Jacucci

LampTop: Touch Detection for a Projector-Camera System Based on Shape Classification
Doney Alex, Pushkar Gorur, Bharadwaj Amrutur, Ramakrishnan K R

Music Mixing Surface
Steven Gelineck, Morten Büchert, Jesper Andersen

Augmenting Tandem Language Learning with the TandemTable
Erik Paluka, Christopher Collins

CubIT: Large-scale Multi-user Presentation and Collaboration
Markus Rittenbruch

TouchModifier: Enriched Multi-Touch Gestures for Tablet Browsers
Jari Kleimola

The Effect of Active Encouragements of Situated Public Display with Interactive Quiz
Joong Ho Lee, Hae Cheol Yoon, Ji-Hyung Park


10:15 - 11:15

Morning Session (all demos), Lower College Hall

12:45 - 14:00

Lunch Session (all demos, during lunch), Lower College Hall

15:30 - 16:30

Afternoon Session (all demos), Lower College Hall

The SimMed Experience: Medical Education on Interactive Tabletops
Ulrich von Zadow, Sandra Buron, Kai Sostmann, Raimund Dachselt

Introducing Kupla UI: A Generic Interactive Wall User Interface Based on Physics Modeled Spherical Content Widgets
Kai Kuikkaniemi, Max Vilkki, Jouni Ojala, Matti Nelimarkka, Giulio Jacucci

Prototype of Operator Interface for Monitoring and Controlling in the Mobile Control Room
Hyun-Chul Lee, Gilbok Lee

PhoneCog: A Device Authentication Method on Interactive Tabletops Using Color Sequence Pattern Recognition
Gilbok Lee, Kyle Koh, Gyungbok Lee, Guntae Park

The fun.tast.tisch. Project – Interactive Tabletops in Neuro-Rehabilitation
Mirjam Augstein, Thomas Neumayr, Renate Ruckser-Scherb, Isabel Karlhuber, Josef Altmann

Positioning Portals with Peripheral NFC Tags to Embody Trans-Surface Interaction
Shenfeng Fei, Andrew Webb, Andruid Kerne, Yin Qu, Ajit Jain

PointPose Demo: Using a Depth Camera for Finger Pose Estimation on Touch-Based Mobile Devices
Sven Kratz, Patrick Chiu, Maribeth Back

PUCs Demo: Detecting Transparent, Passive Untouched Capacitive Widgets
Simon Voelker, Kosuke Nakajima, Christian Thoresen, Yuichi Itoh, Kjell Øvergård, Jan Borchers

SWINGNAGE: Gesture-based Mobile Interactions on Distant Public Displays
Tokuo Yamaguchi, Hiroyuki Fukushima, Shigeru Tatsuzawa, Masato Nonaka, Kazuki Takashima, Yoshifumi Kitamura

Doctoral Symposium

09:30 - 17:00

Arts Building

Producing Live Participation with Big Screen: Case Study of Constructive Design of Kupla UI
Kai Kuikkaniemi

The Immersive Museum
Gido Hakvoort

Beauty Technology: Muscle based Computing Interaction
Katia Vega

Achieving Soft and Directly Deformable Interaction on Tabletop Interactive Surfaces
Jessica Tsimeris

Tutorials and Workshops

09:00 - 18:00

Workshop: Collaboration meets Interactive Surfaces: Walls, Tables, Tablets and Phones

Pedro Campos, Alfredo Ferreira, Andrés Lucero (Room 117, Arts Building)

09:00 - 18:00

Tutorial and Workshop: Interactive Surfaces for Interaction with Stereoscopic 3D (ISIS3D)

Florian Daiber, Bruno Rodrigues De Araujo, Frank Steinicke, Wolfgang Stuerzlinger (Room 119, Arts Building)

09:00 - 12:00

Workshop: Visual Adaptation of Interfaces

Jakub Dostal, Miguel Nacenta, Roman Rädle, Harald Reiterer, Sophie Stellmach (Room 220, Arts Building)

13:30 - 15:30

Tutorial: Proxemic Interactions with and around Digital Surfaces

Nicolai Marquardt (Arts Building Lecture Theatre)

16:00 - 18:00

Tutorial: Sketching User Experiences: Stories, Strategies, Surfaces

Nicolai Marquardt (Arts Building Lecture Theatre)