UBISS 2016 : 7th International UBI Summer School 2016
Call For Papers
UBISS 2016 - 7th International UBI Summer School 2016
Oulu, Finland, June 13-18, 2016
Co-located with PerDis 2016 in Oulu on June 20-22, 2016
Hosted by the Center for Ubiquitous Computing at the University of Oulu
Application deadline: March 7, 2016
Registration fee: 200 EUR / 440 EUR (incl. accommodation for 8 nights) / 530 EUR (incl. accommodation for 11 nights for participants attending also PerDis 2016)
Credits: 5 ECTS
Annual UBI Summer Schools provide researchers, students, and industry and public sector professionals with an opportunity to gain hands on experience and insight on selected topics on the multidisciplinary fields of HCI, ubiquitous computing and urban informatics under the tutelage of distinguished experts. UBISS 2016 is co-located with the PerDis 2016 symposium, thus several workshops are related to pervasive displays in one way or another. UBISS 2016 builds on the legacy of the six previous highly successful UBI Summer Schools held in Oulu in 2010-2015.
UBISS 2016 comprises of four parallel 6-day workshops:
Workshop A: UBICOMP IN THE WILD: DEVELOPING AND DEPLOYING PERVASIVE DISPLAYS
Prof. Nigel Davies & Dr. Sarah Clinch, Lancaster University, UK
Workshop B: EYEWORK: DESIGNING INTERACTIONS WITH EYE MOVEMENTS
Prof. Hans Gellersen, Lancaster University, UK & Dr. Eduardo Velloso, University of Melbourne, Australia
Workshop C: COLLABORATION AND PERSONAL DEVICES AROUND INTERACTIVE DISPLAYS
Prof. Giulio Jacucci, University of Helsinki, Finland
Workshop D: NEXT GENERATION VIRTUAL REALITY: PERCEPTION MEETS ENGINEERING
Prof. Steve LaValle & Dr. Anna Yershova, UIUC, USA
UBISS 2016 participants are encouraged to submit to PerDis 2016:
Papers: abstract registration by February 5, 2016; submission by February 12, 2016.
Demos, posters and videos: submission by April 14, 2016.
UBISS 2016 participants will get a discount price for the Arctic Circle Tour arranged on June 19 between the two events.
For a preview of upcoming fun at the summer school, check out:
UBISS 2015 Trailer at https://vimeo.com/groups/315324/videos/131577593;
UBISS 2015 The Film at https://vimeo.com/groups/315324/videos/131584663.
Further information and the online application form are available at:
Professor Timo Ojala
Center for Ubiquitous Computing, University of Oulu, Finland
Chair, UBISS 2016