Awards for Best Paper, Note, Poster, and Design Competition!
Congratulations to the winners of the MobileHCI 2011 Best Paper, Best Note, Best Poster, and Design Competition Awards.
Best Paper Award
100,000,000 Taps: Analysis and Improvement of Touch Performance in the Large
Niels Henze, Univ. of Oldenburg Enrico Rukzio, Univ. of Duisburg-Essen, Susanne Boll, Univ. of Oldenburg
Best Notes Award
The Effects of Walking Speed on Target Acquisition on a Touchscreen Interface
Joanna Bergstrom-Lehtovirta and Antti Oulasvirta HIIT, Aalto University and University of Helsinki
Best Poster Award
Oh music, where art thou?
Daniel Tetteroo, Matthijs Zwinderman, Tetiana Zavialova and Paul Lehouck TU Eindhoven
Design Competition 1st
BrailleTouch: Designing a Mobile Eyes-Free Soft Keyboard
Mario Romero, Brian Frey, Caleb Southern and Gregory D. Abowd, Georgia Institute of Technology
Designing Mobile Phones using Silent Speech Input and Auditory Feedback
Kamer Ali Yuksel, Sinan Buyukbas and Serdar Hasan Adali, Sabanci University
First Contact: Encouraging use of emergency contact details on mobile phones
John Greaney, School of Creative Technologies Institute of Art, Design, Technology (IADT)
In addition, in the best paper award category, an honorary mentioning was offered to “The Effects of Walking, Feedback and Control Method on Pressure-Based Interaction” by Graham Wilson, Stephen Brewster, Martin Halvey, Andrew Crossan and Craig Stewart, Univ. of Glasgow.
MobileHCI 2011 will be the 13th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services. The MobileHCI series provides a forum for academics and practitioners to discuss the challenges and potential solutions for effective interaction with mobile systems and services. It covers the design, evaluation and application of techniques for all mobile and wearable computing devices and services.