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Leuven.Inc Visionary seminar: The next mobile experience


Practical aspects
Tuesday March 27th, 2012
imec, Auditorium, Kapeldreef 75, 3001 Leuven (Heverlee)

16h30: Welcome coffee
17h00: Welcome by Leuven.Inc
17h10: Introduction
Rudy Lauwereins, Vice President imec and professor K.U.Leuven
17h20: The next mobile hardware platforms
Rudy Lauwereins, Vice President imec and professor K.U.Leuven 
- Display: resolution, multitouch, rollable plastic, holography
- Connectivity: multistandard, GPS, compass, gyro, cognitive
- Sensors: camera evolution 3D, e-Nose, hub
- Processor: multicore hype, frequency hype, power issue
- Battery: trends
17h40: The impact of the user interface (UI) on the mobile user experience
David Geerts, Research Manager Centre for User Experience Research 
- Evolutions in Mobile UIs: (multi)touch, gesture, speech, …
- Mobile UI guidelines
- How 'natural' are natural user interfaces?18h10: Coffee break
18h40: App or web in SoLoMo (social, local, mobile)
Patrick Bosteels, CEO / Co-founder tcs digital world
19h10: Case: Quantified self
Erik Duval, Professor K.U.Leuven Department of Computer Sciences 
- Self knowledge through numbers
- What people measure: sleep, weight, sports, food,...
- What people do with it
- 'Health Operating System'
19h30: Panel discussion and Q&A
19h50: Drinks and snacks

The interventions will be held in English

Participation fee
135 euro (excl. VAT): members of Leuven.Inc - 175 euro (excl. VAT): all others
Special fee available for Master and PhD students affiliated to and billable by K.U.Leuven or other universities.  Please do contact us by e-mail.

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