Dear colleague,

Please find below the call for project proposals for the eNTERFACE'10 Workshop on Multimodal Interfaces. The deadlines for submission of notification of  interest and project proposals are extended. Visit our website for more information on the workshop. Apologies for cross-posting.

Warmest regards,

Dr. Albert Ali Salah
Intelligent Systems Lab Amsterdam (ISLA-ISIS)
University of Amsterdam
Science Park 107, 1098XG
The Netherlands
phone: +31 (0) 20 525 7550
home: http://staff.science.uva.nl/~asalah/


http://enterface10.science.uva.nl

 

 Call for Project Proposals

Intelligent Systems Lab Amsterdam of the University of Amsterdam invites project proposals for eNTERFACE’10, the 6^th Summer Workshop on Multimodal Interfaces, to be held in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, from July 12^th to  August 6^th , 2010. Following the tremendous success of the previous eNTERFACE workshops (www.enterface.net <http://www.enterface.net>), eNTERFACE’10 aims at continuing and enhancing the tradition of collaborative, localized research and development work by gathering, in a single place, leading researchers in multimodal interfaces and students to work on specific projects for 4 complete weeks. eNTERFACE’10 will encompass presentation sessions, including tutorial state-of-the-art surveys on several aspects of design of multimodal interfaces, given by invited senior researchers, and periodical presentations of the results achieved by each project group. The ultimate goal is to make this event a unique opportunity for students and experts from all over the world to meet and effectively work together, so as to foster the development of tomorrow’s multimodal research community. Project submissions on all themes below are welcome. We particularly encourage interdisciplinary proposals covering several themes and proposals integrating the OpenInterface and/or the EyesWeb XMI platforms. Visit our website for more information.

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Intuitive interfaces and personalized systems in real and virtual environments

User, context and semantics-aware self-learning and adapting systems

Innovative modalities and modalities conversion

Multimodal interfaces for embodied social experience of multimedia content

Affective multimodal interfaces for digital arts and entertainment

Open-Source framework for rapid prototyping of interactive applications

Multimodal interfaces for mobile devices and robots

Multimodality for biometrics and security

Edutainment and learning assistance

Signal-level and meaning-level data fusion

Usability

Multimodality for plasticity

Medical applications

Multimodal semantic fusion

Embodied agents

Performing arts applications

Multimodal conversational systems

Multimodal signal analysis and synthesis


*                                               _Schedule_*

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*                   Nov. 30th:                         Submission of a 1-page notification of interest, with a summary of goals, tentative work-packages & deliverables*

*                   Dec. 10th:                         Submission of the complete proposals *

*                   Dec. 20th:                         Notification of acceptance to leaders, call for participation *

*                   Jan.  31st:                         End of the call for participation*

*                   Feb.   7th:                         Notification of acceptance to participants, team building *

*                   12 July – **6 Aug. 2010**:         eNTERFACE Workshop*


Proposals should be submitted in PDF or DOC format to [log in to unmask] <mailto:[log in to unmask]> with [eNTERFACE’10] in the subject line. The Scientific Committee will screen the proposals for suitability to the workshop goals and format. A call for PhD students and researchers participation will be launched on December 20^th , 2009. Authors of the accepted proposals will then be invited to build their teams.

 
Correspondence: Dr. Albert Ali Salah, [log in to unmask]
http://enterface10.science.uva.nl