Aesthetic Intelligence: The Role of Design in Ambient Intelligence

  • Carsten Röcker
  • Kai Kasugai
  • Daniela Plewe
  • Takashi Kiriyama
  • Artur Lugmayr
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7683)


This paper illustrates the rationale behind the second international workshop on Aesthetic Intelligence. The workshop addresses the multiple facets of aesthetics in the design process of Ambient Intelligence technologies, especially in the fields of architecture, industrial and interface design as well as human-computer interaction.


Ambient Intelligence Ubiquitous Computing Smart Spaces Aesthetics Design Architecture Urban Informatics 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Carsten Röcker
    • 1
  • Kai Kasugai
    • 1
  • Daniela Plewe
    • 2
  • Takashi Kiriyama
    • 3
  • Artur Lugmayr
    • 4
  1. 1.Human-Computer Interaction CenterRWTH Aachen UniversityGermany
  2. 2.University Scholars ProgrammeNational University of SingaporeSingapore
  3. 3.Graduate School of Film and New MediaTokyo University of the ArtsJapan
  4. 4.Entertainment and Media Management LabTampere University of TechnologyFinland

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