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2007 Computer and Information Science Seminar Series

This page provides a list of seminars that will be presented on the dates specified at 1:00pm in the Archway 2 lecture theatre. Where available, an abstract of the seminar can be displayed by clicking on the title of the seminar.

All dates and speakers should be considered tentative until the week of the seminar!

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Semester 2


July 13
Success Factors in E-Business
Harsha Wijesinghe, Department of Information Science

July 20
COMP103 - What's Going On?
Anthony Robins, Department of Computer Science

July 27
Feature Spaces and Conceptual Illusions: the Metaphysics of Applied Epistemology
Carl Leichter, Department of Information Science


August 2
Situated searching on mobile location-aware guides: what people want to know, where
Jonathan Raper, City University, London

August 3
Massively Parallel MIMD Processing in Hardware
Tim Molteno and Roy Ward, Department of Physics

August 7
Developing Firefox
Robert O'Callahan, Mozilla Corporation

August 10
The Culture of Play: Engaging the Mainstream
Tim Nixon, CEO Straylight Studios

August 17
Integrated genomics resources for health and disease
Chris Brown, Department of Biochemistry

August 24
Hand Detection to Support Non-Verbal Communication and Interaction in 3D Teleconferencing Environments
Christoph John, Department of Information Science

August 31
Mid-semester break - no seminar


September 7
Integrated Genomics Resources For Health And Disease - Part 2
Mik Black, Department of Biochemistry

September 14
Wild cartographies: investigating a phenomenological mapping of wilderness landscapes
Mick Abott, Department of Design Studies

September 21
Perceptual "sameness": how do you know that that beer is still "yours"?
Mike Liddle, Department of Computer Science

September 28
"Videos in Space: Evaluating a Collaborative Virtual Environment approach to video conferencing."
Joerg Hauber, University of Canterbury


October 5
The Devil is in the Details
Geoff Wyvill, Department of Computer Science

October 12
What is Intellectual Property?
Martin Purvis, Department of Information Science

October 19
MS Games & Graphics Workshop 2007
Holger Regenbrecht, Department of Information Science


November 16
How to measure software
Ewan Tempero, Department of Computer Science, University of Auckland

End Of Semester Two

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