September 27-29, 1999
Karlsruhe, Germany

Organised by University of Karlsruhe, Telecooperation Office
Hosted by ZKM (Center for Art and Media), Karlsruhe
In cooperation with ACM SIGMOBILE, SIGAPP, SIGCHI, SIGGROUP; and with Gesellschaft für Informatik (GI) Fachgruppe APS+PC

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Truly personal handheld and wearable technologies should be small and unobtrusive for access to information and computing in most circumstance. Complimentary, environment-based technologies can make artefacts of our surrounding world computationally accessible, and facilitate use of everyday environments as ubiquitous computing interface. This symposium will bring together researchers and practitioners from different communities to explore links and synergies between personal and environment-based technologies, with thematic focus on "Interaction with Environments", "Information Appliances" and "Handheld CSCW".
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The venue is Karlsruhe in the southwest of Germany, situated in the Upper Rhine Valley bordering Black Forest, Alsace, and Palatine. The town is within easy reach from international airports at Frankfurt and Stuttgart. The symposium will be held at the Center for Art and Media (ZKM), quite a new type of museum which involves the public with interactive, hands-on installations.
April 30, 1999 Deadline for submission of papers
July 10, 1999 Publication of Advance Programme
August 20, 1999 Deadline for Early Registration
HP Labs    SAP AG    NOKIA
INFORMATION For more information contact:

HUC99 Symposium
Telecooperation Office (TecO)
Institute of Telematics
University of Karslruhe
Vincenz-Priessnitz-Str. 1
76131 Karlsruhe, Germany