The 8th ACM SIGCHI Symposium on
Engineering Interactive Computing Systems
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21-24 June, 2016
Brussels, Belgium


Full papers: max. 20 minutes presentation + 5 minutes questions.
Late-Breaking Results & Demo's: 12 minutes presentation + 5 minutes questions.
Projector supports 4:3 format (Epson EB-925: XGA, 1024 x 768, 4:3).
Advice on how to prepare for a successful presentation.

The proceedings are available through the ACM Digital Library

08:30 Registration open (hotel lobby)
08:00-09:00 Light breakfast at conference venue
09:00-18:00 Workshops and Doctoral Consortium
(For details on the workshop schedule, please consult the respective workshop webpages)
End-User Development of Cross-Device User Interfaces
Organizers: Michael Nebeling, Thomas Kubitza, Fabio Paternò, Tao Dong, Yang Li, Jeff Nichols
Room: Serenity
Workshop on Engineering Human-Computer Interaction in Recommender Systems
Organizers: Ludovico Boratto, Lucio Davide Spano, Salvatore Carta, Gianni Fenu
Room: Mosaic
Engineering Interactive Systems with SCXML
Organizers: Stefan Radomski, Dirk Schnelle-Walka, Deborah Dahl, Max Mühlhäuser
Room: Stoclet
Doctoral Consortium
Chairs: Karin Coninx, Nicholas Graham, Marco Winckler
Room: Grace
Includes two coffee breaks (10:30-11:00; 15:00-15:30) and lunch (12:30-13:30)
- Session Chair: Albrecht Schmidt
08:30 Registration open (Vision, 8th floor)
08:00-09:00 Light breakfast at conference venue
09:00-09:10 Welcome by chairs
09:10-10:30 Opening Keynote: Can Computers Design Interaction? Antti Oulasvirta
10:30-11:00 Coffee break
11:00-12:30 Session: Model-Driven Development - Session Chair: Judy Bowen
Rule-Enhanced Task Models for Increased Expressiveness and Compactness (Full Paper)
Werner Gaulke, Juergen Ziegler
Adding Custom Widgets to Model-driven GUI Generation (Full Paper)
Thomas Rathfux, Roman Popp, Hermann Kaindl
Customizable Dynamic User Interface Distribution (Full Paper)
Marco Manca, Fabio Paternò
12:30-14:00 Lunch break
14:00-15:45 Session: Ubiquitous computing - Session Chair: Fabio Paternò
Bluewave: Enabling Opportunistic Context Sharing via Bluetooth Device Names (Full Paper)
Adrian de Freitas, Michael Nebeling, Akshaye Shreenithi Kirupa Karthikeyan Ranithangam, Junrui Yang, Anind Dey
ProxemicUI: Object-Oriented Middleware and Event Model for Proxemics-Aware Applications on Large Displays (Full Paper)
Mohammed Alnusayri, Gang Hu, Elham Alghamdi, Derek Reilly
GestureSeg: Developing a Gesture Segmentation System using Gesture Execution Phase Labeling by Crowd Workers (Full Paper)
Sven Kratz, Jason Wiese
FusionKit: A Generic Toolkit for Skeleton, Marker and Rigid-Body Tracking (Full Paper)
Michael Rietzler, Florian Geiselhart, Janek Thomas, Enrico Rukzio
15:45-16:15 Coffee break
16:15-18:00 Session: Process and Frameworks - Session Chair: Jürgen Ziegler
DocTr: A Unifying Framework for Tracking Physical Documents and Organisational Structures (Full Paper)
Sandra Trullemans, Ayrton Vercruysse, Beat Signer
A Case-based Assessment of the FLUIDE Framework for Specifying Emergency Response User Interfaces (Full Paper)
Erik Nilsson, Ketil Stølen
Engineering mixed-criticality interactive applications (Full Paper)
Camille Fayollas, Célia Martinie, David Navarre, Philippe Palanque
Experiences From Developing Networked Public Display Applications on 3rd Party Infrastructures (LBR)
Nemanja Memarovic
18:00-20:00 Welcome reception
Posters from workshops
08:30 Registration open (Vision, 8th floor)
08:00-09:00 Light breakfast at conference venue
09:00-10:30 Session: Evaluation and testing I - Session Chair: Jeffrey Nichols
Using Formal Models to Cross Check an Implementation (Full Paper)
Raquel Oliveira, Sophie Dupuy-Chessa, Gaelle Calvary, Daniele Dadolle
Systematic Automation of Scenario-Based Testing of User Interfaces (Full Paper)
José Campos, Camille Fayollas, Célia Martinie, David Navarre, Philippe Palanque, Miguel Pinto
Improving Repeatability and Reproducibility of Mobile Tests for Inertial Measurement Units (Full Paper)
Nils Büscher, Lars Middendorf, Christian Haubelt, Rainer Dorsch, Frederik Wegelin
Using Testing Techniques to Classify User Interface Designs (LBR)
Gordon Pace, Abigail Cauchi
10:45-11:15 Coffee break
11:15-12:10 Session: Informed Design and Prototyping - Session Chair: Jan Van den Bergh
Faceted Search on Coordinated Tablets and Tabletop: a Comparison (LBR)
Sven Charleer, Joris Klerkx, Tinne De Laet, Erik Duval, Katrien Verbert
PANDA: Prototyping using ANnotation and Decision Analysis (LBR)
Jean-Luc Hak, Marco Winckler, David Navarre
CircleBuy: A Visual Search Based Second Screen Application of Buying Products in Videos (LBR)
Yucheng Jin, Joris Klerkx, Katrien Verbert
12:30-14:00 Demos, Posters, Authors
Lunch break
14:00-14:40 Doctoral Consortium Students Present - Session Chair: Karin Coninx
14:40-16:00 Session: Modelling and analysis -Session Chair: Marco Winckler
Measuring Interaction Design before Building the System: a Model-Based Approach (Full Paper)
Giorgio Brajnik, Simon Harper
Modelling information resources and their salience in medical device design (Full Paper)
Michael Harrison, Jose Campos, Rimvydas Ruksenas, Paul Curzon
A Language-based Model for Specifying and Staging Mixed-initiative Dialogs (Full Paper)
Saverio Perugini, Joshua Buck
16:00-16:30 Coffee break
16:30-18:00 Session: Design spaces - Session Chair: Michael Nebeling
SEPIA, a Support for Engineering Persuasive Interactive Applications: Properties and Functions (Full Paper)
Yann Laurillau, Anthony Foulonneau, Gaelle Calvary, Eric Villain
A Semi-Formal Framework for Describing Interaction Design Spaces (Full Paper)
Judy Bowen, Anke Dittmar
A Design Space for Engineering Graphical Adaptive Menus (LBR)
Sara Bouzit; Gaëlle Calvary; Denis Chêne; Jean Vanderdonckt
Make it ISI: Interactive Systems Integration Tool (LBR)
José Luís Silva; Jorge Ornelas; João Carlos Silva
19:00-23:00 Conference dinner
“Aux Armes de Bruxelles”, 13 Rue des Bouchers
08:00-09:00 Light breakfast at conference venue
09:00-10:00 Closing Keynote: Language Engineering: Challenges, Opportunities and Potential Disasters for Interactive Systems. Richard Paige
- Session Chair: José Campos
10:00-11:15 Session: Evaluation and testing II - Session Chair: Bruno Dumas
Is a Framework Enough? Cross-Device Testing and Debugging (Full Paper)
Maria Husmann, Nina Heyder, Moira Norrie
Automatic Detection of GUI Design Smells: The Case of Blob Listener (Full Paper)
Valeria Lelli Leitao Dantas, Arnaud Blouin, Benoit Baudry, Fabien Coulon, Olivier Beaudoux
Using Gherkin to extract Tests and Monitors for Safer Medical Device Interaction Design (LBR)
Abigail Cauchi, Christian Colombo, Gordon Pace, Adrian Francalanza
Users' Preference Share as a Criterion for Hierarchical Menu Optimization (LBR)
Mikhail Goubko, Alexander Varnavsky
11:15-11:45 Coffee break
11:45-12:45 Session: Post-WIMP Interfaces - Session Chair: Beat Signer
SyMPATHy : Smart glass for Monitoring and guiding stroke PATients in a Home-based context (LBR)
Maxence Bobin, Margarita Anastassova, Mehdi Boukallel, Mehdi Ammi
A design pattern for multimodal and multidevice user interfaces (LBR)
Lucio Davide Spano
Engineering Automotive HMIs that are optimized for Correct and Fast Perception (LBR)
Marie-Christin Ostendorp, Sebastian Feuerstack, Thomas Friedrichs, Andreas Luedtke
12:45-13:00 Farewell & EICS 2017
13:00-14:40 Lunch before returning home