UIST99 Advance Program

Sunday | Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday | Demos


5:00 - 7:00 Registration
7:00 - 10:00 Reception


9:00 - 10:30 Opening Plenary

Motion Capture for Feature Films:
Challenges in Using Actors as Input for Digital Character Animation

Seth Rosenthal

Industrial Light + Magic
[abstract & bio]

11:00 - 12:00 Papers: Scrolling and Zooming

Generalized and Stationary Scrolling

Randall B. Smith, Antero Taivalsaari

Sun Microsystems Laboratories

Nested User Interface Components

Ken Perlin, Jon Meyer

NYU Media Research Lab

1:45 - 3:15 Papers: Collaborative Spaces

Streaming Media Interfaces for Chat

David Vronay, Marc Smith, Steven Drucker

Microsoft Research

Supporting Peripheral Awareness and Activity through Collaborative Virtual Interfaces

Mike Fraser, Steve Benford

University of Nottingham

Christian Heath, Jon Hindmarsh

King's College London

People Garden: Creating Data Portraits for Users

Rebecca Xiong, Judith Donath

MIT Media Laboratory

3:45 - 5:15 Papers: Document Spaces

Time-Machine Computing: A Time-centric Approach for the Information Enviroment

Jun Rekimoto

Sony Computer Science Laboratory

Using Properties for Uniform Interaction in the Presto Document System

Paul Dourish, W. Keith Edwards, Anthony LaMarca, and Michael Salisbury

Xerox Palo Alto Research Center

Synchronizing Clipboards of Multiple Computers (Technote)

Robert C. Miller, Brad A. Myers

Carnegie Mellon University

Implementing Phicons:
Combining Computer Vision with InfraRed Technology for Interactive Physical Icons

Darnell J.Moore, Georgia Institute of Technology

Roy Want, Beverly L. Harrison, Anuj Gujar, and Ken Fishkin

Xerox Palo Alto Research Center

7:30 - 10:00 Formal and Informal Demos

Multimodal Agent Interface Based on Dynamical Dialogue Model

Toshiro Mukai, Susumu Seki, Masayuki Nakazawa, Keiko Watanuki,and Hideo Miyoshi

SHARP Corporation

Building Virtual Models with Physical Blocks

David Anderson, James L. Frankel, Joe Marks, Darren Leigh, Eddie Sullivan, and Jonathan Yedidia

Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratory

Kathy Ryall, University of Virginia


9:00 - 10:30 Papers: Constraints & Task Modeling

Constraint Cascading Style Sheets for the Web

Greg J. Badros, Alan Borning, University of Washington

Kim Marriott, Monash University

Peter Stuckey, University of Melbourne

Reducing the Storage Requirements of Constraint Dataflow Graphs

Bradley T. Vander Zanden, Richard L. Halterman

University of Tennessee, Knoxville

A Tool for Creating Predictive Performance Models from User Interface Demonstrations

Scott E. Hudson, Bonnie E. John, Keith Knudsen, Michael D. Byrne

HCI Institute, Carnegie Mellon University

11:00 - 12:00 Invited Surveys

Vision-Based Interfaces

William T. Freeman

Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratory

The Design and Use of Electronic Tags for HCI

Roy Want, Xerox Palo Alto Research Center

1:45 - 3:15 Papers: Novel Input

The VideoMouse: A Camera-Based Multi-Degree-of-Freedom Input Device

Ken Hinckley, Mike Sinclair, Erik Hanson, Richard Szeliski, Matt Conway

Microsoft Research

Real-world Interaction using the FieldMouse

Itiro Siio, Tamagawa University

Toshiyuki Masui, Sony Computer Science Laboratory

Kentaro Fukuchi, Tokyo Institute of Technolgy

Personalizing the Capture of Public Experiences

Khai N. Truong, Gregory D. Abowd, Jason A. Brotherton

Georgia Institute of Technology

3:45 - 5:30 Papers: Novel Output

Active Text: An Architecture for Creating Dynamic and InteractiveTexts

Jason E. Lewis, Alex Weyers

Interval Research

The Information Percolator: Ambient Information Display in a Decorative Object

Jeremy M. Heiner, Scott E. Hudson, Kenichiro Tanaka

HCI Institute, Carnegie Mellon University

Sketching with Projective 2D Strokes

Osama Tolba, Julie Dorsey, Leonard McMillan

MIT Laboratory for Computer Science

Integrated Manipulation: Context-aware Manipulation of 2D Diagrams (Technote)

Masaaki Honda, Takeo Igarashi, Hidehiko Tanaka, Shuichi Sakai

University of Tokyo

5:45 - 6:15 Town Hall Meeting

6:30 - 10:00 Banquet


9:00 - 10:30 Closing Plenary

Technologies for Computing Off the Desktop

Turner Whitted

Microsoft Research
[abstract & bio]

11:00 - 12:00 Papers: Two Hands

Digital Tape Drawing

Ravin Balakrishnan, Alias|Wavefront and University of Toronto

George Fitzmaurice, Gordon Kurtenbach, William Buxton

University of Toronto

The Role of Kinesthetic Reference Frames in Two-Handed Input Performance

Ravin Balakrishnan, Alias|Wavefront and University of Toronto

Ken Hinckley, Microsoft Research

1:45 - 3:15 Papers: Off The Desktop

Linking and Messaging from Real Paper in the Paper PDA

Jeremy M. Heiner, Scott E. Hudson, Kenichiro Tanaka

HCI Institute, Carnegie Mellon University

WEST: A Web Browser for Small Terminals

Staffan Björk, Lars Erik Holmquist, Johan Redström

Viktoria Institute

Ivan Bretan, Telia Mobile AB

Rolf Danielsson, Telia Research AB

Jussi Karlgren, Kristofer Franzén

Swedish Institute of Computer Science

Design and Technology for Collaborage:
Collaborative Collages of Information on Physical Walls

Thomas P. Moran, Eric Saund, William van Melle,

Anuj U.Gujar, Kenneth P. Fishkin, Beverly L. Harrison

Xerox Palo Alto Research Center