Keynote Talks

The future of the Human/Computer Interface
Dr. Ken Perlin, Professor, Department of Computer Science, New York University

Ken Perlin is a professor in the Department of Computer Science at New York University, directs the NYU Games For Learning Institute. He was also founding director of the Media Research Laboratory and director of the NYU Center for Advanced Technology. His research interests include graphics, animation, user interfaces, science education and multimedia. He received an Academy Award for Technical Achievement from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for his noise and turbulence procedural texturing techniques, which are widely used in feature films and television, as well as the 2008 ACM/SIGGRAPH Computer Graphics Achievement Award, the TrapCode award for achievement in computer graphics research, the NYC Mayor's award for excellence in Science and Technology and the Sokol award for outstanding Science faculty at NYU, and a Presidential Young Investigator Award from the National Science Foundation. Dr. Perlin is general chair of the UIST2010 conference, and has been a featured artist at the Whitney Museum of American Art.
Dr. Perlin received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from New York University, and a B.A. in theoretical mathematics from Harvard University. Before working at NYU he was Head of Software Development at R/GREENBERG Associates in New York, NY. Prior to that he was the System Architect for computer generated animation at Mathematical Applications Group, Inc. He has served on the Board of Directors of the New York chapter of ACM/SIGGRAPH, and currently serves on the Board of Directors of the New York Software Industry Association.
Business Innovation - Architecture Based Complex Design Environment for Formally Governing Hi-Dependable Social Infrastructure and Customer Centric Relationship Management –East & West-
Mr. Junkyo Fujieda, Founder, President & CEO, ReGIS Inc.

Junkyo Fujieda is the Chairman and CEO of CRM Association in Japan, and a founder, president and CEO of ReGIS Inc., which is a global IT consulting organization covering 11 countries and 18 cities with very senior management teams and technical professionals linked via Internet and others when needed. He is also the representative and chairman of the Open Group Japan, which is a standard and test and branding organization focusing the interoperability among the standards of all IT field. He was affiliated first with IBM Japan started as systems Engineer, promoted up to executive position after he received a B.A. in English Literature from Kyoto University, then, SEGA Enterprises and CSK Corporation. He has been involving with many social academic activities, and currently serves as a visiting lecturer at Academy Media center, Kyoto University and a visiting professor at Shinshu Management School, Shinshu University.

Preliminary Program †

January 18

9:30 -
10:00 - 11:00 Keynote Talk 1
The future of the Human/Computer Interface
Ken Perlin
Abstract: What will the interface between people and computers look like in five years? In ten years? In twenty-five years? Will we still have screens? Keyboards? Will we all be seeing Princess Leia in a beam of light? Based on current trends and inspired guesswork, we will go together on a tour of the future.
11:00 - 12:00 Keynote Talk 2 (AEARU Workshop)
Title to be coming soon
Maosung Son
12:00 - 14:00
Lunch Break
14:00 - 14:45 Technical Paper 1
Evolution of Social Networks -- New patterns and a new generator
Fei Yan, Ming Zhang, Guojun Liu and Zhihong Deng
14:45 - 15:30 Technical Paper 2
Community Mapping for Cross-Boundary Research Collaboration
Shinichi Konomi
15:30 - 16:00
16:00 - 16:45 Technical Paper 3
The Death of Binary Software: End User Software Moves to the Web
Antero Taivalsaari, Tommi Mikkonen, Matti Anttonen and Arto Salminen
Social Event: Reception

January 19

10:00 - 11:30
Panel: Art, Culture and Technology Bridging East and West (organized by Naoko Tosa)
Ryohei Nakatsu, Director of IDMI NUS, IFIP TC14 Chair
Hiroshi Higashida, Kyoto University
Marc Cavazza, Teesside University
Naoko Tosa, Kyoto University
11:30 - 13:30
Lunch Break
13:30 - 14:30 Keynote Talk 3
Business Innovation - Architecture Based Complex Design Environment for Formally Governing Hi-Dependable Social Infrastructure and Customer Centric Relationship Management -East & West-
Junkyo Fujieda
14:30 - 15:00
15:00 - 15:45 Technical Paper 4
Supporting Multi-user Participation with Affective Multimodal Fusion
Celine Coutrix, Giulio Jacucci, Ivan Avdouevski, Valentin Vervondel, Marc Cavazza and Stephen Gilroy
15:45 - 16:30 Technical Paper 5
Recommendation Algorithm Based on Graph-Model Considering User Background Information
Ziqi Wang, Ming Zhang and Yuwei Tan

January 20

10:00 - 11:30
Workshop: Using Mobile Computing for Learning and Sharing in the Post Web Era (organized by Tansel Ersavas)
11:30 - 13:30
Lunch Break
13:30 - 15:00
Lightning sessions
15:00 - 15:30
15:30 - 16:15 Technical Paper 6
Slide KWIC: Snippet Generation for Browsing Slides based on Conceptual Relationship and Presentational Structure
Yuanyuan Wang and Kazutoshi Sumiya
16:15 - 17:00 Technical Paper 7
Academic VoIP Blog for Elementary Schools
Ahmad Hammoud and Daniel Bourget
17:00 - 17:15