Natural Media: Workshop "Gestures@Work"

Natural and technology mediated gesture communication in the workplace

RWTH Aachen Impulse Workshop,
Friday May 4, 2012, 9:00h,
Human Technology Centre, Theaterplatz 14, R.303

The Natural Media & Engineering Group is hosting a workshop about research on the communicating body in interaction. The goal of this workshop is to bring together researchers at RWTH Aachen conducting gesture/sign studies to present their ongoing research and strengthen links in our community. The theme "Gestures@Work" also offers a focus for discussions on the specific topic of natural and technology mediated gesture communication in the workplace.

Organisers:

Dr. Simon Harrison (Natural Media, HumTec)
Prof. Irene Mittelberg, Ph.D. (Natural Media, HumTec)
Dr. Sukeshini Grandhi (Natural Media, HumTec)
Prof. em. Dr. Ludwig Jäger (Inst. of Language and Communication Sciences)
Prof. Dr. Matthias Jarke (Informatics 5)
Prof. Dr. Iring Koch (Inst. of Psychology)

Program, registration and further information:

http://www.humtec.rwth-aachen.de/gesturesatwork

Participation is free of charge. Please register until Wednesday, May 2, 18:00h via the workshop website.

The workshop is funded by the Interdisciplinary Fora of RWTH Aachen University.