University of St Andrews, St Andrews UK 6-11 October 2013
Both ITS 2013 (The ACM Symposium on Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces 2013, 6-9 October) and UIST 2013 (the 26th ACM Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology, 8-11 October) will be co-locating at the University of St Andrews. Worked into the presentations–demos and papers– of new and emerging tabletop and interactive surface technologies is healthcare content; demos at ITS such as The SimMed Experience: Medical Education on Interactive Tabletops and The fun.tast.tisch. Project – Interactive Tabletops in Neuro-Rehabilitation. UIST is more specialized with 62 papers being presented on graphical & web user interfaces, tangible & ubiquitous computing, virtual & augmented reality, multimedia, new input & output devices and CSCW. What both symposia are really about is the foundational research for the next generation of sensors and sensing, mobile, telehealth and assistive devices in areas such as haptic feedback and gestural interaction. Information: ITS, UIST. Many thanks to the University of St Andrews Press Office for the advisory.