SID-2010 Programme


Sunday 12th September

16.00    Reception in the Foyer of the Arts Building
19.00    Dinner in The Hub


Monday 13th September

09:00   Registration and Coffee

09:30   Opening Talk: Professor Duska Rosenberg

10:00   Invited Talk

Speaker: Professor Fionn Murtagh, RHUL

11:15   Coffee

11:30    Paper Presentations:

Social Robots

Hiroki Ohashi, Shogo Okada, Yoshimasa Ohmoto and Toyoaki Nishida. A Proposal of Novel WOZ Environment for Realizing Essence of Communication in Social Robots   

Kae Sakamoto, Shogo Okada and Toyoaki Nishida. Multi-modal Processing for Acquisition of Interaction Behavior in Social Robot   

12:30    Lunch

13:30    Paper Presentations

Participatory Facilitation

Yong Sun and Keiichi Nakata. A Scenario-Based Analysis for Participatory Sensing Platform   

Yoshimasa Ohmoto, Yasushi Toda, Kazuhiro Ueda and Toyoaki Nishida. Analyses of the facilitating behavior by using discussion conditions, participant stances and nonverbal behavior   

Humberto Cavallin and Renate Fruchter. Geographically Distributed Project Members: Awareness in Multimedia Collaborative Environments   

15:00 Coffee

15:30 – 17:00 Paper Presentations

Changing Social Attitudes

Albany Gómez, César Alegría, César Quintero, Diana Amaya, Diego Torres, Raúl Moysen and César Cárdenas. BRAILLET: Social-Aided Communication for Visually Disabled People

Damariz Gárate, Georgina Walther, Israel Salas, José López, Servando López, Rodrigo Chávez and César Cárdenas.  Green Code: Changing Social Conventions, no more trash but useful materials

Guadalupe Cervantes, Alberto Trejo, Carolina Govea, Sergio Rosas, Aldo Montes, Roberto Hurtado, César Cárdenas and Rodrigo Chávez. The Springhead: A SID-based System to Safe Water (SSPAA)   

 19:00   Dinner

Tuesday 14th September

09:30    Coffee

10:00    Paper Presentations:

Foundations and Analyses I

Andol X. Li and John Bonner. Enhancing social relationships through human-like intelligences   

Divesh Lala and Toyoaki Nishida. The Design of Model-based Agents and a Gaming Environment to Analyze and Express Trust Behavior   

Andrey Kiselev, Niyaz Abdikeev and Toyoaki Nishida. Evaluating Embodied Conversational Agents Using an Implicit Association Test   

11:30    Coffee

12:00    Invited Talk

Speaker: Professor Furuta, Tokyo University

13:15    Lunch

14:30    Paper Presentations:

Foundations and Analyses II

Ruediger Oehlmann. Intersubjective Positioning and Conflict Avoidance: Lessons for Organizational Teamwork   

Andriani Piki and Duska Rosenberg. An interdisciplinary analysis of experiential learning with Collaborative Technology   

15:30    Coffee

16:00 - 17:00 Panel Discussion: SID 2010 Past, Present and Future

18:00    Reception at Tandberg/Cisco Telepresence Laboratory (Staines near Egham)

20.00    Dinner (optional)


Wednesday 15th September (details subject to change)

Research Day in London

09:30    Meet together to trip to London

10:00 - 16:00   

free time in London

16:00    Meet at 11 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3RF

16:30 - 17:30

Virtual Invited Speaker: Professor Keith Devlin, Stanford

18:00 - 19:30

Panel Discussion: Connected World Meeting

              Designing Technology for the Human Bandwidth

              in collaboration with Birkbeck College and industrial partners of iCOM

20:00    Return to Egham

* Interested delegates may enjoy free time in London in private before 13:45 and after 19:30.


Thursday 16th September

Ad hoc research meetings 

* Interested delegates should write to Prof. Duska Rosenberg.