Development Consortium: anyone. anywhere. In Latin America.

Seattle, Washington
March 31st - April 2nd, 2001


March 31st

19:00 Welcome reception (TBA)

Sunday April 1

09:00 Introduction to the Consortium - Cleotilde González, Alfredo Sánchez
09:10 Human Computer Interaction through Computer Vision; Homero V. Rios
09:50 Research and Development of Speech Telchnology and Applications for Mexican Spanish at the Tlatoa Group; Ingrid Kirschning
10:30 Coffee Break
11:00 Semiotic Engineering Approach to HCI; Clarisse de Souza
11:40 Structured User Interface Design Methodology; Leonel Morales
12:30 Lunch (with Student Volunteers) - Convention Center, Room 618-620
13:30 Interactive Virtual Acoustic Environments for Blind Children: Computing, Usability and Cognition;  Jaime Sánchez
14:10 Adding HCI into the Informatics and Computer Engineering Bachelor Degree in Latin America; Mario A. Moreno
14:50 Supporting group awareness in Alliance; Manuel Romero Salcedo
15:30 Coffee Break
16:00 Work environments in electronic meeting systems; Jesús Favela
16:40 Interfaces for Groupware; Marcos R.S. Borges
17:20 HCI and CSCW in the context of Digital Libraries; J. Alfredo Sánchez
18:00 End of session

Monday April 2

09:00 Los Libertadores: Science and Technology Education; Ramiro Jordán
09:40 Projects at CMU-HCII ; Juan Pablo Casares
09:55 Hispanics in the US Academic Environment; Manuel Pérez-Quiñones
10:10 A web-based periodical in Spanish and Portuguese for HCI-practitioners- Miguel Villarroel, Ariel Guersenzvaig
10:30 Coffee Break
11:00 HCI Teaching Experiences; Cleotilde González
11:15 Dialogos - A virtual environment for cross-disciplinary education and research; Raquel Prates
11:30 Work on proposals
12:30 Lunch (with Student Volunteers) - Convention Center, Room 618-620
13:30 Proposal presentation and discussion
16:00 Coffee Break
16:20 Poster preparation
17:30 Conclusions and wrap-up


Last updated on March 16, 2001, 7:10 PM CST