AIMS

  • to improve HCI education at all levels of higher education;
  • to coordinate and unite efforts to enhance the development of HCI curricula;
  • to recommend fundamental structures for curricula and course materials and for their adaptation to the various national educational systems;
  • to advance international recog-nition of qualifications in this field, and
  • to promote the teaching of HCI

SCOPE

The scope of the Working Group will build upon existing work in IFIP member countries to include:

  • the evaluation of the needs of industry to enhance the qualifications of HCI, based upon societal objectives to improve the work environment;
  • the collation of existing curricula, course literature and other relevant materials developed by member societies or institutions who are contributing to their work;
  • the design of recommendations and guidelines for HCI curricula at different levels of higher education, and the adaptation of the guidelines to the cultural situation within which the respective education systems are based.

Position Member & Affiliation
Chair Konrad BAUMANN
FH Joanneum University of Applied Sciences, Department of Media and Design
Alte Poststrasse 149
AT-8020 GRAZ
Austria
Tel. +43 316 5453 8615
Fax +43 316 5453 8601
konrad.baumann@fh-joanneum.at
Vice Chair Jean VANDERDONCKT
Université catholique de Louvain (UCL)
Louvain School of Management Place des Doyens, 1
BE-1348 LOUVAIN-LA NEUVE
Belgium
Tel. +32 10 47 85 25
Fax +32 10 47 83 24
jean.vanderdonckt@uclouvain.be
Vice Chair Carlo GIOVANNELLA
University of Rome Tor Vergata
Dept. of Educational Science and Technologies
Interfaces and Multimodal Interactive Systems Lab
via O. Raimondo 18
IT-00173 ROME
Italy
Tel. +39 335 6497712
carlo.giovannella@uniroma2.it
Secretary Konrad BAUMANN
FH Joanneum
Alte Poststrasse 149
AT-8020 GRAZ
Austria
Tel. +43 316 5453 8615
Fax +43 316 5453 8601
konrad.baumann@fh-joanneum.at
Member Peter Purgathofer
Austria
Member Mark Toleman
Australia
Member Helmut Schauer
Switzerland
Member Julio Abascal
Spain
Member Alison Varey
United Kingdom
Member William Wong
United Kingdom
Member Liam Bannon
Ireland
Member Sebastiano Bagnara
Italy
Member Matthias Rauterberg
Netherlands
Member Gerrit van der Veer
Netherlands
Member Jan Gulliksen
Sweden
Member Lars Oestreicher
Sweden
Member Jean Gasen
USA
Member Tom Hewett
USA
Member Joseph A. Konstan
USA
Member Marian G. Williams
USA
Member Darelle van Greunen
South Africa
Member Paula Kotzé
South Africa
Member Janet Wesson
South Africa
Oserver Monique Noirhomme-Fraiture
Belgium


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