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2013/12 Our full paper and my summer intern project at Microsoft Research Redmond "DemoWiz: Re-Performing Software Demonstrations for a Live Presentation" is accepted by CHI 2014, Toronto, Canada.
2013/06 Our full paper "DemoCut: Generating Concise Instructional Videos for Physical Demonstrations" is accepted by UIST 2013, St Andrews, United Kingdom.
2013/02 Our work-in-progress paper "Body-Tracking Camera Control for Demonstration Videos" is accepted by CHI 2013, Paris, France.
2012/06 Our full paper "MixT: Automatic Generation of Step-by-Step Mixed Media Tutorials" is accepted by UIST 2012, Cambridge, MA USA.
2012/02 Our work-in-progress paper "MixT: Automatic Generation of Step-by-Step Mixed Media Tutorials" is accepted by CHI 2012, Austin, TX, USA.
2011/05 On 5/12 morning (11am-12:20pm) I'll present our Note "Raconteur: Integrating Authored and Real-Time Social Media" at CHI2011, Vancouver, BC, Canada. [program]
2011/03 Please visit our website to learn more about the Japanese earthquake using online media: HELP JAPAN
2011/02 On 2/16 morning (10:30-11am) I'll present our paper "Intelligent Assistance for Conversational Storytelling Using Story Patterns" at IUI2011, Palo Alto, CA, USA. [program]
2010/12 Our Note "Raconteur: Integrating Authored and Real-Time Social Media" (of my thesis work at MIT Media Lab) is accepted by CHI2011, Vancouver, BC, Canada.
2010/11 Our paper "Intelligent Assistance for Conversational Storytelling Using Story Patterns" (of my thesis work at MIT Media Lab) is accepted by IUI2011, Palo Alto, CA, USA.
2010/06 presentation for our paper "Lessons Learned from Designing Children’s Interactive Narratives" at the conference Electronic Literature Organization, Providence, Rhode Island.
2010/05 Raconteur" demo in the Spring2010 Media Lab sponsor week
2010/03 Our paper "Lessons Learned from Designing Children’s Interactive Narratives" is accepted by the 4th International Conference & Festival of the Electronic Literature Organization.
2010/02 On a trip to Asia with Prof. Henry Lieberman and PhD student Rob Speer:
* 2/3: visit to National Taiwan University for Prof. Jane Hsu's team on collecting Chinese commonsense knowledge
* 2/4: give talks followed by a workshop on our work (including Raconteur) to the ML sponsor ITRI, Taiwan [link].
* 2/5: a closed discussion with ITRI teams
* 2/7-10: attend and demo at the conference IUI2010 for our paper "Raconteur: from intent to stories"
* 2/10-17: sponsor visits in Hong Kong and Tokyo
* 2/15: give talks (including Raconteur) at University of Tokyo
2010/01 <awarded> ITRI Fellowship 2009-2010, MIT Media Lab
2009/11 Our paper "Raconteur: from intent to stories" is accepted by IUI2010.
2009/11 Our paper “Pervasive computing in a smart kitchen for nutrition-aware cooking” of the project Nutrition-aware Kitchen is accepted by IEEE Pervasive Computing Magazine
2009/11 presentation of "Raconteur: From Intent to Stories" on the Media Lab Critday (Critique day).
2009/02 Our papers "Burn Your Memory Away: One-time Use Video Capture and Storage Device to Encourage Memory Appreciation" and "Stress OutSourced: A Haptic Social Network via Crowdsourcing" are accepted by the alt.chi session of CHI2009 and will be presented on April 6th 430-6pm. [program][alt.chi]
2008/10 Roadie project demo in the Fall2008 Media Lab sponsor week
2008/08 presentation at the workshop Nightmarket2008, Tainan, Taiwan. [program]
2008/06 presentation for master thesis "Enabling calorie-aware cooking in a smart kitchen" at Graduate Institute of Networking and Multimedia, National Taiwan University , Taipei, Taiwan. [slides]
2008/06 presentation for "Enabling calorie-aware cooking in a smart kitchen" (of my thesis work at NTU) at conference Persuasive 2008, Oulu, Finland. [program]
2008/05 <awarded> Phi Tau Phi Award, Taiwan.
2008/05 one of three speakers (with Te-yuan Huang, Tsung-Han Lin) of CSIE Seminar, moderated by Prof. Hao-hua Chu. Title: How to get admission and scholarship from top graduate programs abroad? [CSIE seminar] (Slides: available upon request)
2008/03 <awarded> GPA in the top of students in 2007 Fall semester, Graduate Institute of Networking and Multimedia, National Taiwan University, Taiwan.
2008/03 Our paper "Pervasive computing in play-based occupational therapy for young children" is accepted by IEEE Pervasive Computing Magazine
2008/03 presentation for "Pervasive computing in play-based occupational therapy for young children" in The Cooperative Workshop of CyberLink and CML on Communications and Multimedia, Taipei, Taiwan <the third prize awarded> [program]
2008/02 Our paper "Enabling calorie-aware cooking in a smart kitchen" is accepted by Persuasive2008 [program]
2007/12 <awarded> Garmin scholarship
2007/10 <awarded> GPA in the top of students in 2007 Spring semester, Graduate Institute of Networking and Multimedia, National Taiwan University, Taiwan.
2007/07 presentation for "Designing smart living objects - enhancing vs. distracting traditional human-object interaction" at conference HCI International 2007 @Beijing, China: session Smart Living Spaces, chair: Itiro Siio, Ochanomizu University, Japan. [program]
2007/05 <2nd place> final round presentation for "Deja Vu - evoke your memory: social network agents for personal impression management" in ImagineCup 2007 Software Design Competition, hosted by Microsoft Taiwan. [program]
2007/05 <People's Choice Award Winner> poster presentation for "Enabling nutrition-aware cooking in a smart kitchen" at conference CHI2007 @San Jose, US: session work-in-progress. [award (poster #71)][poster list in pdf]
2007/03 oral and poster presentation for "Enabling nutrition-aware cooking in a smart kitchen" in Technology Day of University of Tokyo @Taipei, Taiwan.
2006/09 poster presentation for "A smart kitchen to promote healthy cooking" at conference Ubicomp2006 @Orange County, US. [poster list]
2006/09 <Excellent Work Award> final round presentation for "Expand your vision: glasses-based multimedia information communication platform" in the 1st Acer Long-term Smile Contest, Taiwan.
2006/05 attendance of conference Pervasive 2006 @Dublin, Ireland.
Press
2010/08 Stress OutSourced on Gizmodiva [link].
2010/07 Stress OutSourced on TechNewsDaily [link] and over MSNBC [link], and gizmag [link].
2010/07 Raconteur on Taiwanese magazine Global Views Monthly (遠見雜誌), vol. 289, July 2010, pp. 226-227 (in Chinese*).
* Please kindly note that unfortunately in the report my Chinese name was incorrectly spelled/presented, but I'm the person being interviewed and shown in the photo with my advisor Henry Lieberman.
2010/05 As a MIT Media Lab Fellow on FRAMES, no. 142, Spring 2010 [link][pdf].
2010/03 Calorie-aware Kitchen on Serious Games Market [link].
2010/02 Raconteur on Ozsvald's blog [link].
2010/02 Calorie-aware Kitchen on The Future Now Blog [link].
2009/05 Stress OutSourced on Fashioning Technology [link], Makezine blog [link], and talk2myShirt [link].
2009/04 PY-ROM Match on Technology Review blog [link] and ACM TechNews [link].
2009/01 Calorie-aware Kitchen on Insight (台大智活) [link] (in Chinese).
2008/04
Calorie-aware Kitchen on Economic Daily News (經濟日報) [link] (in Chinese).
2007/05 Déjà Vu on Microsoft Press [link] (in Chinese).
2006/06 Food Vendor in Nightmarket on Unique Business News TV (非凡新聞台) [video] (in Chinese).