On Thursday November 4th, 2010 at 3:30pm in room 52.321, Oscar Tomico, from Eindhoven University of Technology will give a research seminar on "Situated Media".
Abstract: Research on situated media explores how the consumption and creation of digital media will be transformed by the inclusion of the social and physical context as part of the content. Situated bookmarking is about the convergence between the digital, social and physical bookmarking of resources. This seminar will introduce you to the area of research through design. Multiple projects on situated media addressing multicultural neighbourhoods, schools in Japan, retail stores home living room setting, and public libraries will be presented. Moreover, the first iteration from the situated bookmarking research project at the eLearn Center will be shown.