Program of iWOAR 2015
The preliminary time schedule
Thursday, June 25

9.00 - 9.30
Registration & Coffee
9.30 - 9.45
Opening (Prof. Dr. Bodo Urban & Prof. Dr. Thomas Kirste)
9.45 - 10.45
Keynote (Prof. Dr. Paul Lukowicz)
10.45 - 11.00
Coffee Break
11.00 - 12.15 Session #1: Introduction & Reviews(Chair: Gerald Bieber)
A Typology of Wearable Activity Recognition and Interaction
(Manuel Dietrich and Kristof Van Laerhoven)
A Study on Measuring Heart- and Respiration-Rate via Wrist-Worn Accelerometer-based Seismocardiography (SCG) in Comparison to Commonly Applied Technologies
(Marian Haescher, Denys J.C. Matthies, John Trimpop and Bodo Urban)
A Review and Quantitative Comparison of Methods for Kinect Calibration
(Wei Xiang, Christopher Conly, Christopher McMurrough and Vassilis Athitsos)
12:15 - 13:30
Lunch Break
13:30 - 14:45

Session #2: Classifier Specific Activity Recognition(Chair: Marian Haescher)
Activity Recognition Using Conditional Random Field
(Megha Agarwal and Peter Flach)
Phase Registration Improves Classification and Clustering Of Cycles Based On Self-Organizing Maps
(Juan Carlos Quintana Duque and Dietmar Saupe)
Exploiting Thread-Level Parallelism in Template-Based Gesture Recognition with Dynamic Time Warping
(Florian Grützmacher, Johann-Peter Wolff and Christian Haubelt)
14.45 - 15.15
Coffee Break
15:15 - 16:30

Session #3: Gesture & Activity Recognition(Chair: Denys J.C. Matthies)
eRing: Multiple Finger Gesture Recognition with one Ring Using an Electric Field
(Mathias Wilhelm, Daniel Krakowczyk, Frank Trollmann and Sahin Albayrak)
Opportunities for Activity Recognition using Ultrasound Doppler Sensing on Unmodified Mobile Phones [Best Paper]
(Biying Fu, Jakob Karolus, Tobias Grosse-Puppendahl, Jonathan Hermann and Arjan Kuijper)
Acoustic Tracking of Hand Activities on Surfaces
(Andreas Braun, Stefan Krepp and Arjan Kuijper)
17:30 - 18:30
Get Together on a Boat
18.30 - 21.00
Best Paper Banquette

Friday, June 26

10:00 - 11.15

Session #4: Traffic Safety Applications(Chair: Rebekka Alm)
Enhancing Traffic Safety with Wearable Low-Resolution Displays
(Tobias Grosse-Puppendahl, Oskar Bechtold, Lukas Strassel, David Jakob and Arjan Kuijper)
Exploring Vibrotactile Feedback on the Body and Foot for the Purpose of Pedestrian Navigation
(Anita Meier, Denys J.C. Matthies, Bodo Urban and Reto Wettach)
Car Crash Detection on Smartphones [Industrial Submission]
(Julia Lahn, Heiko Peter and Peter Braun)
11:15 - 12.30
Lunch Break
12:30 - 13.45

Session #5: Industrial & Laboratory Applications(Chair: Mario Aehnelt)
RFID-Based Compound Identification in Wet Laboratories With Google Glass
(Philipp M. Scholl and Kristof Van Laerhoven)
Computational Causal Behaviour Models for Assisted Manufacturing
(Sebastian Bader, Frank Krüger and Thomas Kirste)
Plant@Hand: From Activity Recognition to Situation-based Annotation Management at Mobile Assembly Workplaces
(Rebekka Alm, Mario Aehnelt and Bodo Urban)
13.45 - 14.00

Important Dates
Paper Submission Deadline
April 30, 2015 - 23.59 (CET)
May 10, 2015 - 23.59 (CET)

Author‘s Notification
May 20, 2015 - 23.59 (CET)

Registration Deadline
June 15, 2015 - 23.59 (CET)

Begin of Event
June 25, 2015 - 9.00 (CET)

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