Workshop on Human-Computer Interaction
Torino (Italy), November 4 - 5, 2003
Centro Congressi Torino Incontra -
Via Nino Costa 8 - TORINO
Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) is the reserach area that studies
methodologies and techniques for the design and development of
usable and reliable interactive systems, to support human activities.
The workshop aims at collecting, presenting and discussing the Italian
experience achieved in all the HCI fields, both in industry and academy.
Researchers studing different HCI issues, as well as people participating
in projects where the User Interface plays a central role, are invited
to participate in the workshop.
The context: Virtuality 2003
The workshop will be held in conjuction with
organized every year by the
Virtual Reality & Multimedia Park.
Virtuality, the only European event totally devoted to Virtual Reality,
can be seen as a laboratory and incubator of innovative ideas, as well as
a special meeting point for reserachers in the Virtual Reality field,
coming from all over the world.
Virtuality devotes each edition to some specific issues, representing
the major outputs of the worldwide digital production.
International participants, together with national experts and producers
will discuss local and international perspectives, providing a global view
of the involved topics.
By organizing this event, Torino and Piemonte region confirm their
structural and deep role within the evolution of production forms and
methods, as well as within the transformation of the know-how belonging
to the main sectors of the Italian industry.
Finally, Virtuality has an important international role, since it contributes
in the promotion of Torino as a new center for high-tech multimedia.