Universal Access in Ambient Intelligence Environments

9th ERCIM Workshop on User Interfaces for All, Königswinter, Germany, September 27-28, 2006. Revised Papers

  • Editors
  • Constantine Stephanidis
  • Michael Pieper

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4397)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Interaction Platforms and Techniques for Ambient Intelligence

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Alois Ferscha, Stefan Resmerita, Clemens Holzmann
      Pages 14-27
    3. Konstantinos Chorianopoulos
      Pages 43-57
    4. Porfírio Filipe, Nuno Mamede
      Pages 58-77
    5. Wanhua Hu, Tao Lin, Kazuo Sakai, Atsumi Imamiya, Masaki Omata
      Pages 78-87
    6. Amalia Ortiz, María del Puy Carretero, David Oyarzun, Jose Javier Yanguas, Cristina Buiza, M. Feli Gonzalez et al.
      Pages 99-114
  3. User and Context Awareness

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 115-115
    2. Andrina Granić, Slavomir Stankov, Jelena Nakić
      Pages 137-153
    3. Jan Heim, Erik G. Nilsson, Jan Håvard Skjetne
      Pages 154-172
    4. Thorsten Völkel, Gerhard Weber, Philipp Eichelberg
      Pages 211-226
  4. Inclusive Design and Evaluation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 227-227
    2. Myriam Arrue, Markel Vigo, Julio Abascal
      Pages 244-260

About these proceedings


Since its establishment in 1995, the ERCIM Working Group “User Interfaces for 1 All” (WG UI4ALL) has systematically promoted the proactive realization of the design for all principles in HCI. Its activities have included the organization of a se- 2 ries of very successful workshops that have contributed to consolidate recent work and stimulate further discussion on the state of the art in user interfaces for all and its increasing range of applications in the upcoming Information Society. Such wo- shops have brought together, in a new scientific community, researchers and teams working not only in the different ERCIM organizations, but also in organizations beyond ERCIM and the European boundaries, who share common interests and as- rations and contribute to the endeavors towards making the Information Society equally accessible to all citizens. This volume contains the proceedings of the last ERCIM “User Interfaces for All” Workshop. The work of the ERCIM WG UI4ALL led in 2001 to the establishment of the - ternational Conference on Universal Access in Human–Computer Interaction 3 (UAHCI) , which takes place in the context of the HCI International Conference se- 4 ries . UAHCI has established an international forum for the dissemination and - change of scientific information on theoretical, methodological and empirical research that addresses all issues related to the attainment of universal access in the devel- ment of interactive software, attracting participants from a broad range of disciplines and fields of expertise.


Ambient Intelligence Design GUI design HCI Haptik User Experience accessibility computer vision context modeling context-awareness design for all e-services human-computer interaction information society intelligent interf

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-71025-7
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2007
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-71024-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-71025-7
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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