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SAMD 2007: Spatial Audio for Mobile Devices
http://www.samd.nus.edu.sg/

Workshop in conjunction with MobileHCI, September 09 2007, Singapore
http://www.mobilehci2007.org

Call for Position Papers (2-4 pages), papers will be published in special
section of MobileHCI'07 Conference Proceedings

Deadline: June 30, 2007
Notification: July 20, 2007
Workshop: September 09, 2007

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As the world and its population move towards ubiquity, high tech mobile
devices continuously decrease in size, leaving users to interact with small
screens. Thus the user would face difficulty in finding ways to interact
with such interfaces, and the efficiency may be reduced of his/her PDA or
mobile phone. By combining interaction with visual audio, the user interface
of the mobile device can be enhanced to provide the user with more comfort
and ease for navigation or interaction with the device.

The goal of this workshop is the promotion of spatial sound with mobile
devices to enhance user interaction with such devices. It will bring
together experts and practitioners from diverse and related fields,
exchanging ideas, interests, research studies, exposing participants to
different views and perspectives in the field of mobile human interaction
with spatial sound.

Topics of interest explored within this one-day workshop will primarily
focus on spatial sound and development of small screen interfaces. Topics
include, but are not limited to:

• Spatial sound as an interaction element in minimal attention interfaces
• Spatial sound in mobile HCI
• Auditory displays in mobile & ubiquitous user interaction
• Spatial sound for mobile users with visual disabilities
• Sound in social navigation
• Sound in mobile games
• Mobile, ubiquitous and tangible HCI in music performance
• Mobile HCI and music composition
• Spontaneous music, mobility, and audio sharing
• Mobile collaborative and distributed composition
• Mobile digital technology in music education
• Multimodal integration (visual, auditory, and haptic)

The number of participants should be limited to 30 people. Researchers and
developers that want to contribute to a vivid discussion leading to spatial
audio for mobile devices are invited to submit a maximum 4 pages position
paper in the ACM template format (
http://www.acm.org/sigs/pubs/proceed/template.html), on above relevant topic
for the workshop, including challenges and solutions for the development of
spatial sound on small screen displays devices. Submissions should be
e-mailed as a PDF attachment on or before June 30, 2007 to
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Please see http://www.samd.nus.edu.sg/ for further details.

LOCATION:
Spatial Audio for Mobile Devices will be held in conjunction with the 9th
International Conference on Human Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices
and Services (MobileHCI 2007) in Singapore. Venue for the conference will be
held at the Singapore Polytechnic Auditorium.  For more information about
the main conference, refer to http://www.mobilehci2007.org/.

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE:
Prof. Michael Cohen, University of Aizu, Japan
Prof. Adrian David Cheok, Mixed Reality Lab, NUS, Singapore
Prof. Ajith P. Madurapperuma, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
Prof. Raine Koskimaa, University of Jyväskylä, Finland
Dr. Owen Noel Newton Fernando, Mixed Reality Lab, NUS, Singapore
Mr. Kimmo Lehtonen, University of Jyväskylä, Finland

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