Category Archives: short talks

short talk: (RIT 2012 ) An Introduction to Building Affective-Driven Self-Adaptive Software Through A Software Factory Approach

   🙂 I am invited to participate in the FFCEP at RIT Rochester Institute of Technology B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences Rochester, NY, USA. September 2012. Short Talk Friday (September 21)   As part of my …

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short talk: High Five – 7 AME Graduate Students Pitch Their Work in 5 Minutes and 20 Slides

   🙂 I will be one of the seven presenters there ! I hope you’ll come along and learn more about the work taking place in the Art Media and Engineering Program at Arizona State. Slides These are my slides for the …

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short talk: (CIDTEC 2012) The Affective Meta-Tutoring Project: How to Motivate Students to Use Effective Meta-cognitive Strategies

42nd Conference of Research and Development by Tecnologico de Monterrey. Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. January 2012.   Summary Meta-tutoring applies the basic policies of interactive tutoring to get students to adopt effective meta-cognitive strategies. Unfortunately, when the meta-tutor is removed, …

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short talk: (CIDTEC 2012) The Level Up Procedure: How to Measure Learning Gains without Pre- and Post-testing

42nd Conference of Research and Development by Tecnologico de Monterrey. Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. January 2012.   Summary The level up procedure is a method for evaluating the learning gains of educational software, and tutoring systems in particular that includes …

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short talk: (CIDTEC 2012) 
Affective Computing Meets Design Patterns: A Pattern-Based Model of a Multimodal Emotion Recognition Framework

42nd Conference of Research and Development by Tecnologico de Monterrey. Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. January 2012.   Summary Affective computing is about enabling a system to recognize and understand human emotions and to react in consequence to those understandings. Enabling …

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short talk (CIDTEC 2012) 
From Behavioral Description to A Pattern-Based Model for Intelligent Tutoring Systems

42nd Conference of Research and Development by Tecnologico de Monterrey. Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. January 2012.   Summary Intelligent Tutoring Systems seem capable of becoming an alternative to expert human tutors; they are able to provide direct customized instruction and …

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short talk (CIDTEC 2012) How to do Multimodal Detection of Affective States?

42nd Conference of Research and Development by Tecnologico de Monterrey. Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. January 2012.   Summary The human-element is crucial for designing and implementing interactive intelligent systems, and therefore on instructional design. This document provides a description for …

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short talk: (CIDTEC 2012) 
ABE: An Agent-Based Software Architecture for a Multimodal Emotion Recognition Framework

42nd Conference of Research and Development by Tecnologico de Monterrey. Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. January 2012.   Summary Computer’s ability to recognize human emotional states given physiological signals is gaining popularity to create empathetic systems such as learning environments, health …

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short talk: (G4C 2011) Covert and Overt Measures of Engagement Within an Educational Multimedia Environment

8th Annual Games for Change Festival, New Yourk, NY, USA. June 2011. Short Talk Wednesday (June 22) — NYU Law School (40 Washington Square South), Greenberg Lounge.   Abstract Within the social sciences there is a well-established base of research …

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short talk: (CUbiC 2011) Building an Emotion Recognition Framework

Center for Cognitive Ubiquitous Computing (CUbiC) Seminar Series. Tempe, Arizona, USA. April 2011. Short Talk Friday (April 15) — ASU Tempe Main Campus. Room 380 of the Brickyard building.   Abstract The computer’s ability to recognize human emotional states given …

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