The HCI International 2011 jointly with the affiliated Conferences invite you to Orlando, Florida, USA to participate and contribute to the international forum for the dissemination and exchange of scientific information on theoretical, generic, and applied areas of HCI. Deadlines for Submissions are:
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You are cordially invited to participate in the 3rd Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE) International Conference 2010 and Exhibition.
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This special issue of "Interacting with Computers" is dedicated to Professor Brian Shackel (1927 – 2007), a pioneer researcher in Ergonomics / Human Factors, and according to Andrew Dillon "the grandfather of the field" of Human-Computer Interaction. In this issue, the reader will find an introductory note by Dianne Murray and several articles by Professor Brian Shackel, including:
Brian Shackel's contribution to the field of Human–Computer Interaction is then reviewed by several authors, including:
The review of Brian Shackel’s work provides an excellent historical review of the development of HCI research and practice.
Interacting with Computers 21 (2009) 323, Elsevier
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A brief note regarding a book that might be equally of interest for infovis researchers as well as for infovis users. "Interactive Graphics for Data Analysis: Principles and Examples" is divided into two parts. The first part illustrates general principles how graphical methods are most efficiently used to analyze data. The second part uses nine real world datasets to show the application of these techniques as nine fully worked out case studies. The book uses the Mondrian visualization tool throughout the book, though the techniques and case studies are presented (almost) independently from any specific implementation. A 30 page appendix gives a quick overview and introduction of the Mondrian software.
There is more information on the book at http://www.interactivegraphics.org, which also contains some sample chapters for preview.
You may also look at the publishers site at:
By: Martin Theus, Simon Urbanek
2010 IEEE International Symposium on Robots and Human Interactive Communication (IEEE RO-MAN), 12th-15th September, 2010, Viareggio, Italy
The theme of the conference is "Thinking and acting together: cognitive and cooperative interaction between human and robots"
Submission of sessions/workshops/tutorials: 15th Feb, 2010
Submission of oral papers: 1st March, 2010
Notification of acceptance: 11th June, 2010
All final contributions due: 12th July, 2010
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The HCI International NEWS is a newsletter that contains information about the HCI International 2011 Conference, book reviews, news from the field of HCI, as well as links to interesting articles and conferences. If you have any questions or comments, or if you would like to make a contribution, please contact the Editor, Dr. Abbas Moallem. The opinions that are expressed in this Newsletter are the sole responsibility of its authors and do not represent any institution or company.