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25th Annual Human-Computer Interaction Lab Symposium

Schedule - May 29, 2008

Frank Auditorium, Van Munching Hall, Room 1524
Registration begins at 8:15am in the Lobby.

  Symposium Program
8:15am Sign-In - and Coffee/Tea
9:00am WELCOME - Allison Druin, Director of HCIL (slides)
  KEYNOTE PANEL - 25 years of HCI - 25 years of HCIL 


Panelists:

Richard Anderson (slides)
Editor-in-Chief
Interactions Magazine

Ken Perlin
Founding Director & Professor
NYU Media Research Lab

Clare-Marie Karat (slides)
Research Staff Member, Policy Technologies Dept.
IBM TJ Watson Research Center

Panel Moderator:
Allison Druin
Director, HCIL

10:00am

SESSION I - BOOKS OF THE FUTURE
Session Chair: Neil Fraistat, Director, Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities (MITH)

 

Bookscapes: Modeling Books in Electronic Space (slides)
Matt Kirschenbaum

The International Children's Digital Library goes to Mongolia (slides)
Ben Bederson, Sheri Massey, Anne Rose 

Improving the Experience of Children Reading Picture Books Online (slides)
Alex Quinn 

Navigation Techniques for Dual-Display E-Book Readers (slides)
François Guimbretière 

11:30am

SESSION II - DIVERSE USERS
Session chair: Don Heider, Associate Dean, Associate Professor, Philip Merrill College of Journalism

 

Constructing Knowledge in a Public Forum: Student Projects in Wikipedia (slides)
Kent Norman 

Older Adults, e-Health Literacy, and Public Libraries (slides)
Bo Xie 

Community Response Grids: For Campus and Beyond (slides)
Yan Qu, Jenny Preece, Ben Shneiderman, Philip Wu, Paul Jaeger, Jen Golbeck, Ken Fleischmann

Educational Simulation for Information Ethics (slides)
Ken Fleischmann, Russ Robbins, Al Wallace 

1:40pm

SESSION III - UNDERSTANDING INFORMATION
Session chair: Catherine Plaisant, Associate Director of Research, Human-Computer Interaction Lab

 

Querying and Visualizing Electronic Health Records (slides)
Taowei David Wang, Catherine Plaisant, Ben Shneiderman,
Stanley Lam 

Network Visualizations: Successful Case Studies (slides)
Ben Shneiderman, Aleks Aris, Adam Perer

Understanding Social Networks (slides)
Jen Golbeck 

Cloud Computing: Web-scale Information Processing with MapReduce (slides)
Jimmy Lin

3:00-4:45pm

POSTERS AND DEMONSTRATIONS
Location: HCIL, 2117 Hornbake Bldg

All interfaces introduced during the symposium will be demonstrated, along with several others including:

 

Expertise@Maryland System
Jen Golbeck, Doug Oard, Manasee Mahajan

Mobile Technologies for Kids
Jerry Fails

The Experimentorium Children's Museum: Children as Design Partners
Evan Golub

Accident Analysis Data Mining and Visualization Tool
Darya Filippova

Real-time and Historic Incident Visualization Using Timelines
Michael VanDaniker

Fervor: Exploring Clusters in Geospatial Datasets
Darya Filippova, Joonghoon Lee, Andreea Olea, Michael VanDaniker, Krist Wongsuphasawat

SocialAction: Supporting Exploratory Social Network Analysis by Integrating Statistics and Visualization
Adam Perer & Ben Shneiderman

Enabling Semantic Eco-Blogging and Bioblitzes
Cynthia Parr, David Wang, Joel Sachs

Image Search, Retrieval and use During the Design Process
Rachael Bradley & Jenny Preece

The Laggard Adoption of UMD Alerts: Motivations and Barriers
Philip Fei Wu

Tag Clouds: How Format Can Affect Social Perception
Walky Rivadeneira, Kent Norman

Phonetic Search of Speech
Sarah Wayland 

Towards a Universally Usable CAPTCHA
Graig Sauer, Harry Hochheiser, Jinjuan Feng, and Jonathan Lazar  

Exploring and Visualizing Social Networks in Text Collections 
Romain Vuillemot

LepTree: Integrating visualizations, semantics, and content management for biodiversity science
Cynthia Parr, John Park  

The Degree of Interest Tree browser (DOITree)
David Nation 

The Dickinson Electronic Archives
Martha Nell Smith, Rebecca Mooney, Lara Vetter, Ellen Louise Hart, Aaron Dinin  

CiteSense: Supporting Sensemaking of Research Literature
Yan Qu, Xiaolong Zhang, C. Lee Giles 

Girls Don't Waste Time: Pre-Adolescent Attitudes Toward ICT
Weimin Hou, Manpreet Kaur, Anita Komlodi, Wayne Lutters 

4:45pm -
6:15pm

HCIL's 25th Birthday Party @ 2117 Hornbake Bldg, South Wing



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