HCI International 2015
Los Angeles, CA, USA
2-7 August 2015

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Conference Final Program
(Last Updated: 4 August, 2015)

Wednesday, 5 August 2015
10:30 – 12:30

S033: Virtual Worlds in Education, Training and Applications
Chair(s): James Braman, The Community College of Baltimore County, United States ; Yuanqiong (Kathy) Wang, Towson University, United States

  • 3D Virtual Worlds: An Ethnography of Key Artifacts and Processes
    Nick Flor, University of New Mexico, United States.
  • Utilizing Virtual Worlds for Personalized Search: Developing the PAsSIVE Framework
    James Braman, The Community College of Baltimore County, United States; Charles Dierbach, Towson University, United States.
  • Social Media and Higher Education: a Literature Review
    Yuanqiong (Kathy) Wang, Gabriele Meiselwitz, Towson University, United States.
  • Talking Circles: Spiritual Aid for Teenagers through Social Media
    Markandeya Kunchi, Make My Trip Pvt Ltd., India; Shubhi Shrivastava, Cognizant Technology solutions Pvt Ltd., India.


16:00 – 18:00

S078: Social network analysis
Chair(s): Tomas Kincl, University of Economics, Czech Republic

  • Language-Independent Sentiment Analysis with Surrounding Context Extension
    Tomas Kincl, Michal Novak, Jiri Pribil, University of Economics, Czech Republic; Pavel Štrach, Upper Austria University of Applied Sciences, Austria.
  • Analysis of Online Social Networks Posts to Investigate Suspects Using SEMCON
    Zenun Kastrati, Ali Imran, Sule Yildirim-Yayilgan, Fisnik Dalipi, Gjøvik University College, Norway.
  • Hashtag Popularity on Twitter: Analyzing Co-occurrence of Multiple Hashtags
    Nargis Pervin, Tuan Quang Phan, Anindya Datta, National University of Singapore, Singapore; Hideaki Takeda, National Institute of Informatics, Japan; Fujio Toriumi, The Tokyo University, Japan.
  • Analysing Yammer Usage Pattern in the Context of Social Collaborative Activity Performance by Knowledge Workers
    Jordan Hall, Bee Bee Chua, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia.
  • Simulation-based Prediction and Analysis of Collective Emotional States
    Charlotte Gerritsen, Netherlands Institute for the Study of Crime and Law Enforcement, Netherlands; Ward Van Breda, Sentimentics, Netherlands.
  • Providing ICT Support to Promote Communities’ Emotional Balance
    Rener Baffa Da Silva, Junia Coutinho Anacleto, Federal University of São Carlos (UFSCar), Brazil.
    (Presentation Canceled)


Thursday, 6 August 2015
10:30 – 12:30

S127: Social media case studies
Chair(s): Rushed Kanawati, University Paris 13, France

  • Are Social Media Useful for Managing Reputation Online?: Comparing User Interactions Online with Reputation Indicators
    Jasmine Yoo Jung Hong, Jang Hyun Kim, Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU), Korea.
  • Interaction Study of Shuriken: User Grouping and Data Transfer Based on Inter-Device Relative Positioning
    Jonathan Chung, University of Toronto, Canada; Adiyan Mujibiya, Rakuten Institute of Technology, Rakuten Inc., Japan.
  • Using Information Visualization Techniques to Improve the Perception of the Organizations’ Image on Social Networks
    Isabel Manssour, Milene Silveira, Pontificia Universidada Catolica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS), Brazil; Caroline Santos, PUCRS and UFVJM, Brazil; Adolf Freitas, Flavio Schirmer, Pontificia Universidada Catolica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS), Brazil.
  • Ensemble Selection for Community Detection in Complex Networks
    Rushed Kanawati, University Paris 13, France.
  • Text-Mining of Hand-over Notes for Care-workers in Real Operation - Toward an Employee-Driven Innovation -
    Ken Fukuda, Kentaro Watanabe, Tomohiro Fukuhara, Masahiro Hamasaki, Ryoji Fujii, Miharu Horita, Takuichi Nishimura, National institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Japan.


Friday, 7 August 2015
10:30 – 12:30

S211: Designing Social Media
Chair(s): Jackson Feijó Filho, Nokia Technology Institute, Brazil

  • User Modeling on Social Media for Art Museums and Galleries
    Kingkarn Sookhanaphibarn, Utaiwan Chatuporn, Bangkok University, Thailand; Kodchakorn Na Nakornphanom, Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University, Thailand.
  • Designing a Social Mobile Platform for Diabetes Self-Management: a Theory-Driven Perspective
    Hoang Nguyen, Xinyi Jiang, Danny Chiang Choon Poo, National University of Singapore, Singapore.
  • Enabling Continuous Emotional Status Display in Mobile Text Chat
    Jackson Feijó Filho, Wilson Prata, Thiago Valle, Nokia Technology Institute, Brazil.
  • Social Media Participation: A Narrative Way to Help Urban Planners
    Erick López-Ornelas, Nora Morales Zaragoza, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana – Cuajimalpa, Mexico.
  • Identifying Collaboration Strategies in Scientific Collaboration Networks
    Maria Lucia Bento Villela, Simone Xavier, Raquel Oliveira Prates, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil.


16:00 – 18:00

S247: Individual and Group Behaviour in Social Media
Chair(s): Ardion D. Beldad, University of Twente, Netherlands

  • It’s Not About the Risks, I’m just Used to Doing it: Disclosure of Personal Information on Facebook Among Adolescent Dutch Users
    Ardion Beldad, Ruud Koehorst, University of Twente, Netherlands.
  • A Computational Study of How and Why reddit.com was an Effective Platform in the Campaign Against SOPA
    Richard Mills, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom; Adam Fish, Lancaster University, United Kingdom.
    (Presentation Canceled)
  • An Analytic Study on Private SNS for Bonding Social Networking
    Hyeonjung Ahn, Sangwon Lee, Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU), Korea.
  • Investigating Usability and User Experience from the user postings in Social Systems
    Marília Mendes, Federal University of Ceará, Brazil; Elizabeth Furtado, Vasco Furtado, University of Fortaleza (Unifor), Brazil; Miguel De Castro, Federal University of Ceará, Brazil.
  • Inter-Social-Networking: Accounting for Multiple Identities
    Dominic Price, Derek McAuley, Richard Mortier, Chris Greenhalgh, Michael Brown, Spyros Angelopoulos, The University of Nottingham, United Kingdom.


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