Date:  7 May 2017 (Sunday)

Time:  9:45 – 17:00

Venue:  Colorado Convention Center (Room 302)


9:15- Open (for poster presenters)
9:45 – 10:00 Plenary Session
10:00 – 10:30 Ice Break
10:30 – 12:00 Poster and Demo Session (See below)
10:30 – 11:30  — Coffee Break
12:00 – 13:30 Lunch Break

(Remind: We’ll make a reservation to take you a restaurant)

13:30 – 16:45 Invited talk and Discussion (See below)
13:30 – 13:55 — Talk 1 by Yusuke Sugano
13:55 – 14:20 — Talk 2 by Eunice Sari
14:20 – 14:45 — Talk 3 by  Saki Sakaguchi 
14:45 – 15:00 Coffee Break
15:00 – 15:25 — Talk 4 by Kotaro Hara
15:25 – 15:50 — Talk 5 by Kana Misawa
15:50 – 16:15 — Panel Discussion
16:15 – 16:45 Session for SEACHI (See below)
16:45 – 17:00 Closing

Invited Talk

1. Vision-based Gaze and Attention Estimation for HCI Applications
Yusuke Sugano

Yusuke Sugano is an associate professor at Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, Osaka University. He received his PhD in information science and technology from the University of Tokyo in 2010. He was previously a postdoctoral researcher at Max Planck Institute for Informatics, and a project research associate at Institute of Industrial Science, the University of Tokyo.

2. Contextualising HCI and UX for Southeast Asia Market
Eunice Sari

Dr Eunice Sari is the CEO and Co-Founder of UX Indonesia (, the first HCI and UX Consulting, Research and Training company. She a UX/CX Expert and ICT in Education Expert, she has more than 15+ years of experience working in both academia and industries.

3. Introduction to My Research and Lifestyle of a Ph.D. Student at University in Japan
Saki Sakaguchi

Dr. Saki Sakaguchi is a project researcher at the University of Tokyo. She received a Ph.D. in Informatics from Kansai University in 2017. Her research interests are human-computer interaction and augmented reality.

4. Toward Accessible Environments: Designing Technologies to Support People with Disabilities
Kotaro Hara

Kotaro Hara is a Postdoctoral Fellow at Carnegie Mellon University. His research focuses on designing and building systems to improve the accessibility of the physical and virtual environment. Kotaro received his BE from Osaka University. He received PhD in Computer Science from the University of Maryland, College Park in 2016.

5. The Multiple Lives: Telepresence System and Ph.D. Student Life wearing a Mask
Kana Misawa

Kana Misawa is a communication planner at Dentsu Inc. and a doctoral student at the University of Tokyo. Her research focuses on telepresence systems for remote communication. She finished her dissertation defense and will receive Ph.D. in Information Studies soon.

Poster and Demo

Presenter List
 1 Modeling User Interests from Indoor Physical Movement using iBeacon

Yukiharu Motohashi, Eri Sato-Shimokawara, Rosanna Chan, Nan Zhou, Toru Yamaguchi

2  Interaction System using Smartphones and Hand Gestures in a Virtual Environment

Kazunari Takagi, Hiroyuki Morikawa, Setsu Komiyama

3  TABIs:Tape-based Actuator Balance-support Intelligent Shoes

Izumi Mizoguchi, Takuya Nojima

4  A Block System with Magnetism-based Structure Recognition

Koshi Ikegawa, Shuta Nakamae, Buntarou Shizuki

5 Context-Aware User Interface System for Cross-Device Interaction

Yuki Kubo, Ryosuke Takada, Buntarou Shizuki, Shin Takahashi

6 FistPointer: Target Selection Technique using Mid-air Interaction for Mobile VR Environment

Akira Ishii, Takuya Adachi, Keigo Shima, Shuta Nakamae, Buntarou Shizuki, Shin Takahashi

7 Transformed Human Presence for Puppetry

Mose Sakashita, Keisuke Kawahara, Amy Koike, Ippei Suzuki, Kenta Suzuki, Yoichi Ochiai

8 Direct Manipulation Technique Using Force Touch and Contact Size for One-Handed Mobile Interaction

Kaori Ikematsu, Ichiro Siio

9 Analysis of Robot Hotel: Reconstruction of Works by Robots

Hirotaka Osawa, Arisa Ema, Naonori Akiya, Hiromitsu Hattori, Nobutsugu Kanzaki, Akinori Kubo, Tora Koyama, Ryutaro Ichise

10 Analysis of Paradoxical Phenomenon Caused by Presenting Thermal Stimulation on Three Spots

Keisuke Arai, Satoshi Hashiguchi, Fumihisa Shibata, Asako Kimura

11 Signaling Communicative Intention By A Wearable Haptic Device

Keisuke Kawahara, Kenji Suzuki

12 A Technique for Touch Force Sensing using a Waterproof Device’s Built-in Barometer

Ryosuke Takada, Wei Lin, Toshiyuki Ando, Buntarou Shizuki, Shin Takahashi

SEACHI Session

1 Redesigning Assessment for All: Overthrowing the Tyranny of Audio-Visual Learning Assessment

Weiquan Lu

2 Augmented Reality Adoption In Indian Context: Impact Of Personality Traits and Emotional Intelligence

Abishek Srivastava