Archive for the ‘research horizons’ category


Ubiquitous Computing (UbiComp) Research Lab: A Computing Research in Action Showcase

January 13th, 2014
Shwetak Patel, Director of the UbiComp Lab

The Computing Community Consortium (CCC) is releasing its third segment in the Computing Research in Action Series.   This segment features the Ubiquitous Computing (UbiComp) research lab, led by Professor Shwetak Patel, at the University of Washington. The UbiComp lab, which consists of an interdisciplinary team of students (CS, EE, CE, ME), focuses on solving interesting and socially meaningful problems using a mix ...

Challenges and Vision Track at Robotics: Science and Systems (RSS) 2013 Conference

July 16th, 2013
 Robotics: Science and Systems (RSS)

The following entry is a special contribution to this blog from Hamidreza Chitsaz, Assistant Professor at Wayne State University. This year Hamidreza and Moslem Kazemi, Carnegie Mellon University organized a challenges and vision track at Robotics: Science and Systems (RSS 2013) on June 27th in Berlin, Germany.  The Computing Community Consortium (CCC) sponsored three challenges and ...

CCC Sponsors Challenges and Visions Track at AAMAS 2013

May 30th, 2013
The Twelfth International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS 2013) [image courtesy AAMAS].

The following is a special contribution to the blog from Jeff Rosenchein, Head of The Rachel and Selim Benin School of Computer Science and Engineering at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. In this entry, Jeff highlights the CCC sponsored Challenges and Visions track at the twelfth international conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS ...

CCC Sponsors Computational Sustainability Award at CHI 2013

May 2nd, 2013

The Computing Community Consortium (CCC) sponsored a sustainability award at CHI 2013, ACM's premiere conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. The conference was held in Paris, France April 27-May 2, at the Palais de Congrès de Paris. The best sustainability paper award promotes work at the intersection of computing and sustainability, on principles and ...

Wireless Health 2013 Calling for Papers, Abstracts and Research Demonstrations

April 18th, 2013
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The Wireless-Life Sciences Alliance is hosting it's fourth annual Wireless Health conference on November 1-3, 2013 at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland. The mission of the conference is to "provide the highest-quality academic health and industrial research forum to develop an international community that will accelerate the development and adoption of new technologies for improving health and ...

CCC Sponsoring Challenges and Visions Track at Robotics: Science and Systems (RSS) 2013 Conference

April 15th, 2013
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The CCC is sponsoring another in its series of “Challenges and Visions” tracks as a Robotics Challenges and Vision workshop at the 9th Robotics: Science and Systems conference June 24 – 28, 2013, Technische Universität Berlin. The Robotics: Science and Systems (RSS) conference has been a venue for presentation of breakthrough results in robotics since its inception ...