I’m remotely following the #chi2011 hashtag on twitter (tweets from the ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems). Here are some of the things that have caught my eye:
- The 2nd International Workshop on Persuasion, Influence, Nudge & Coercion through mobile devices (link)
- Workshop on Crowd sourcing and Human Computation (link)
- Including this paper called “Why I Hate Mechanical Turk Research (And Workshops)”
- Workshop: Data Collection By the People, For the People (link)
- Feminism and Interaction Design Workshop (link)
Research, Papers, Fun
- Motivating Reductions in Domestic Energy Consumption Using Social Networks (link)
- The Trouble With Social Computing Systems Research (pdf)
- Make music with your brain & heart beat (video)
- How do you feel anger, joy, sadness, love? (site)
- Analytics of CHI 2011 tweets (link)
- The Social Media Classroom (link)
- CHI Sustainability Wiki (link)
- The Tiramisu-Transit App Field trial is presented. This is very close to what I’m building right now!
- We’ve done all this research… so now what? (slideshare)
- Playing with cats & technology (youtube)
Twitter – don’t we all love it?
- The program has sessions on
- “Twitter Systems” (Monday 11AM, 4 papers)
- “Microblogging Behavior” (Tuesday 11AM, 4 papers)
- Here is a paper by Haewoon Kwak (who I have remotely collaborated with on a SIGIR 2009 paper) looking at unfollow dynamics… and another one that also looks at unfollowing, from the sociological perspective.
- Microsoft at CHI (link)
- Google at CHI (link)
- (Interesting comment on) Apple at CHI (tweet)
- CHI 2011 also clashes with Google I/O.
- A Google document has been set up for people to add links to notes/posts/slides.
- A blog post summarising the RepliCHI panel.
- The “extended-dance remix” of the final keynote (by @ethanZ) is available here.