Registration, Venue and Travel Information

The registration website is open @ Early registration ends August, 12 2007. Please register via the online registration form and select DIPSO workshop.

The workshop will be held at the buildings of the Faculty of Social and Economic Sciences (SOWI) of Innsbruck University and is located right next to the old city park, the Hofgarten, around the corner from the Congress Center. For more please visit

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Workshop Program

Each Presentation will be allotted 10 Min + 2 Min for Q/A.

Session 1: 9:00-10:30
Chair: Tsutomo Terada

Introduction of the Workshop [.pdf]
Fahim Kawsar

Building Composeable Smart Objects [.pdf]
Nicolas Drossos, Achilles Kameas

Towards a General Object Memory [.pdf]
Michael Schneider

Technology Trends and Design Aspects of Data Processing [.pdf]
Hannu Heusala

Lessons Learned in Smart Environments Engineering [.pdf]
Fernando Lyardet, Erwin Aitenbichler, Gerhard Austaller,Jussi Kangasharju,Max Muhlhauser

Bringing Augmented Artefacts out of the Laboratory [.pdf]
Fahim Kawsar, Tatsuo Nakajima

Making Bits and Atoms Talk Today: A Practical Architecture for Smart Object Interaction [.pdf]
Jo Vermeulen, Ruben Thys, Kris Luyten, Karin Coninx

Session 2: 11:00-12:30
Chair: Kaori Fujinami

Achieving Universal Interoperability for Smart Objects with Diverse Wireless Sensor Nodes [.pdf]
Jin Nakazawa, Takuro Yonezawa, Hideyuki Tokuda

Who makes it? Issues on Initiative in Realizing Sentient Artefacts World[.pdf]
Kaori Fujinami

Towards a better understanding of association between sensor nodes and daily objects [.pdf]
Takuro Yonezawa, Hiroshi Sakakibara, Jin Nakazawa, Kazunori Takashio, Hideyuki Tokuda

Programming Interactive Physical Prototypes [.pdf]
Paul Holleis

Lifestyle Ubiquitous Gaming:The Use of Daily Objects for Persuading Players[.pdf]
Hiroaki Kimura,Vili Lehdonvirta,Yohei Okuda,Tatsuo Nakajima

Smart Objects Design for Active Security Management of Hazardous Products [.pdf]
Dragos Dobre, Eddy Bajic

Group Formation and Introduction of Discussion Topic
Kaori Fujinami, Gerd Kortuem and Fahim Kawsar
All the participants will be divided into three groups with one mentor for each group.

Session 3: 13:30-15:00
Chair: Jin Nakazawa

Parallel Group Disucssion

Session 4: 15:30-17:00
Chair: Susanna Pirttikangas

Group Presentation
Each group's mentor will be requested to present the group's conclusion and suggestions.

All the participants will be involved in a joint discussion.

Gerd Kortuem

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