[Air-L] Reminder MUM 2009 - 8th International Conf on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia - SUBMISSIONS OPEN - PAPER DEADLINE AUG 31, 2009

Jo Pierson jo.pierson at vub.ac.be
Tue Aug 25 14:17:07 PDT 2009

[Apologies if you have already received this information]


MUM 2009 –The 8th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous  

22 – 25 November, 2009, Cambridge, United Kingdom


SUBMISSIONS ACCEPTED UNTIL Monday, August 31, 2009 (midnight PST).

MUM 2009 (www.mum2009.org)  is organized by Microsoft Research, Nokia  
Research, and University of Cambridge.

DEADLINE for full and short papers and tutorials is AUGUST  31, 2009.  
Paper submissions are accepted in electronic form through the online  
conference management site: https://cmt.research.microsoft.com/MUM2009/Default.aspx 

Deadline for Posters and Demos, Doctoral Consortium, and Student  
volunteers is September 30, 2009. The poster and demo descriptions  
should also be submitted through the online conference site.

Registration will open SEPTMEBER 25, 2009. Early bird registration  
ends OCTOBER 8, 2009.

Previous MUM Conferences have been held in cooperation with ACM  
SIGMOBILE, with papers published in the ACM Digital Library (pending  
approval for MUM 2009).



We welcome papers submission related to but not limited to the  
following topics:

-          USER RESEARCH AND METHODS for user-centred design of new  
concepts, applications, and services in mobile and ubiquitous  
multimedia, ranging from ethnographic research and case studies to  
field trials and usability evaluations.

-          ENABLING TECHNOLOGIES for novel mobile and ubiquitous  
multimedia applications, including protocols, algorithms,  
architectures, and middleware for mobile roaming, bandwidth and  
connectivity management, media streaming, storage, and integration,  
user authentication, identity and profile management, social  
interaction, distributed computing, and other aspects of ubiquitous  
media access that are essential for emerging applications.

-          INNOVATIVE DESIGNS AND IMPLEMENTATIONS of user interfaces,  
applications, and systems that address challenging issues in mobile  
interaction and ubiquitous media access across devices with different  
form factors, seamless transition between computing platforms, context  
aware UI and content presentation, management of large user  
populations and complex service interactions.

network analysis, machine learning, information retrieval, computer  
graphics, computer vision, speech processing, user interfaces and  
interaction design to mobile and ubiquitous multimedia.

The Conference Program will include tutorials, posters, research and  
industry demo session, doctoral consortium, keynote presentations from  
academia and industry, and a discussion panel. The technical programme  
will be complemented by several social events to facilitate informal  
discussions and networking among the conference attendees and invited  



Full and short papers      August 31, 2009

Tutorials                               August 31, 2009

Posters and Demos         September 30, 2009

Doctoral Consortium      September 30, 2009

Student Volunteers        September 30, 2009


Conference Chairs

Natasa Milic-Frayling, Microsoft Research Cambridge, UK

                 natasamf at microsoft.com

Jonna Häkkilä, Nokia Research Center Tampere, Finland

Jonna.Hakkila at nokia.com

Jon Crowcroft, University of Cambridge, UK

Jon.Crowcroft at cl.cam.ac.uk

Program Chair

Cecilia Mascolo, University of Cambridge, UK

cecilia.mascolo at cl.cam.ac.uk

Eamonn O'Neill, University of Bath, UK

eamonn at cs.bath.ac.uk

Demo & Poster Chairs

Sean Gustafson, Hasso Plattner Institute, Germany

sean at gustaf.ca

Antti Virolainen, Nokia Research Center, Finland

                 Antti.Virolainen at nokia.com

Doctoral Consortium Chair

Joerg Ott, Helsinki University of Technology, Finland

                 jo at netlab.hut.fi

Student Volunteers Chair

Kharsim Yousef, University of Cambridge, UK

Kharsim.yousef at cl.cam.ac.uk.


Jenine Beekhuyzen, Griffith University, Australia

Alastair Beresford, University of Cambridge, UK

Mark Billinghurst, HIT Lab, New Zealand

Jan Blom, NRC Bangalore, India

Matteo Cesana, Politecnico di Milano, Italy

Anind K. Dey, Carnegie Mellon University, US

Adrian Friday, University of Lancaster, UK

Paul Holleis, Docomo Euro Labs, Germany

Pertti Huuskonen, NRC Tampere, Finland

Oskar Juhlin, Mobile Life Center, Sweden

Kari Kuutti, University of Oulu, Finland

Kristof Van Laerhoven, TU Darmstadt, Germany

Martin Mauve, Heinrich Heine University, Germany

Julie McCann, Imperial Collage London, UK

Roderick Murray-Smith, University of Glasgow, UK

Mirco Musolesi, University of Cambridge, UK

Jani Mäntyjärvi, VTT, Finland

Giovanni Pau, University of California Los Angeles, US

Kari Pulli, NRC Palo Alto, US

Oriana Riva, ETH Zürich, Switzerland

George Roussos, Birkbeck College London, UK

Enrico Rukzio, University of Lancaster, UK

Antti Salovaara, HIIT, Finland

Albrecht Schmidt, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany

Junehva Song, KAIST, Korea

Matt Jones, Swansea University, UK

Miakael Wiberg, Umeå University, Sweden

Kharsim Yousef, University of Cambridge, UK

Arkady Zaslavksy, Monash University, Australia

Radivojevic Zoran, NRC Cambridge, UK.

Further information can be found on the conference Web site: www.MUM2009.org 
. For specific questions regarding the conference organization and  
paper submissions please contact the corresponding conference chair.

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