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UCB Human-Centered Computing Mini-Retreat

Bechtel Engineering Center, UC Berkeley, Thursday Feb 24, 2000

This is the second retreat held by the Human-Centered Computing consortium, an interdisciplinary group studying information systems in social contexts. The first retreat was held summer of '99 at Lake Tahoe. The main project page is here.


Thursday, Feb 24
8:30-9:00 Coffee and Pastries - Bridges Lounge 1st floor
9:00-9:30 Welcome and HCC Overview (John Canny)
9:30-10:00 Pen Computing and Tangible Interfaces (James Landay)
10:00-10:30 Information Access and Visualization (Marti Hearst)
10:30-11:00 Break - Bridges Lounge 1st floor
11:00-11:30 Natural Language Understanding (Jerry Feldman)
11:30-12:00 Speech Interfaces (Dan Ellis for Nelson Morgan)
12:00-12:30 Education and HCC (Sherry Hsi and Eric Baumgartner)
  12:30-1:30 Lunch - Bridges Lounge and 120A
Meeting Rooms
1:30-3:00 First Breakout/Poster session
3:00-3:30 break - Bridges Lounge
3:30-5:00 Second Breakout/Poster session
Sibley Aud. 5:00-5:30 Feedback

Bechtel is at B5 on the campus map. Sibley Auditorium is on the second floor. The breakout rooms 120A-B-C are on the first floor with the Bridges lounge.

Hotel Info (from the campus)

Breakout Sessions 1:30-3pm:

Breakout Sessions 3:30-5pm: