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Program & Final Call for Participation

Digital Cities 6: Concepts, Methods and Systems of Urban Informatics
Workshop at the 4th International Conference on Communities and  
Technologies (C&T 2009)
Penn State University, University Park, PA, USA
24 June 2009

If you would like to participate in this workshop (without submitting/ 
presenting a paper), some places are still available. Please let us  
know and register online at:

Program (draft)

09.30 - 09.45	de Waal, Martijn (University of Groningen, NL): The  
Urban Ideals of Location Based Media
09.50 - 10.05	Fritsch, Jonas, & Brynskov, Martin (Aarhus University,  
				Between Engagement and Information: Experimental Urban Media in  
the Climate Change Debate
10.10 - 10.25	DiSalvo, Carl, & Lukens, Jonathan (Georgia Institute of  
Technology, US):
				Seeing the City Through Machines: Non-Anthropocentric Design and  
Youth Robotics

10.25 - 10.45	MORNING TEA
10.45 - 11.00	Forlano, Laura (Yale Law School, New Haven, US): TBA
11.05 - 11.20	McCarthy, Joe (Strands Labs Seattle, US): Ambient  
Informatics in Urban Cafés
11.25 - 11.40	Foth, Marcus (Queensland University of Technology, AU):  
Urban Futures:
				A Performance based Approach to Residential Design
11.45 - 12.00	Fuller, Gillian, & Harley, Ross (University of New South  
Wales, AU):
				Contactless Contact: Reconceptualising Radio and Architecture in  
the Wireless City

12.00 - 01.00	LUNCH
01.00 - 02.00	KEYNOTE: Carlo Ratti (SENSEable City Lab, MIT, US)
02.05 - 02.20	Ojala, Timo, & Kukka, Hannu (University of Oulu, FI):
				A Digital City Needs Open Pervasive Computing Infrastructure
02.25 - 02.40	Halegoua, Germaine (University of Wisconsin-Madison, US):
				The Export of Ubiquitous Place: Investigating South Korean U-cities
02.45 - 03.00	Wong, Andrew (Telenor Research and Innovation, MY):
				Mobile Interactions as Social Machines: Young Urban Poor at Play  
in Bangladesh
03.05 - 03.20	Kirwan, Christopher Mustafa, & Travis, Sven (Parsons The  
New School for Design, US):
				UAE Urban Identities: Bridging Past Cultural Legacies with  
Emerging Urban Landscapes

03.20 - 03.40	AFTERNOON TEA
03.40 - 05.00	PLENARY DISCUSSION: Concepts, Methods and Systems of  
Urban Informatics


Marcus Foth
Senior Research Fellow, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane,  
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Laura Forlano
Kauffman Fellow in Law, Yale Law School, New Haven, USA
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Hiromitsu Hattori
Assistant Professor, Department of Social Informatics, Kyoto  
University, Japan
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Urban Informatics group on facebook:

Dr Marcus Foth
Senior Research Fellow

Institute for Creative Industries and Innovation
Queensland University of Technology (CRICOS No. 00213J)
Victoria Park Rd, Brisbane QLD 4059, Australia
Phone +61 7 313 x88772 - Fax x88238 - Office K506, KG
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