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WEKIT and the Future of Work in Germany

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Many people in Germany are concerned about the future of work. For this reason, the German government has devoted the Science Year 2018 to Working Life of the Future. At RWTH Aachen University and the Catholic Church have organized an interdisciplinary series of event (in German) to discuss different perspectives of the topic with people […]

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Impressions from the WEKIT Booth at AWE Europe 2018

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The third and final community event as specified in the DoA took place at one of the mixed reality industry’s largest trade fairs, the Augmented World Expo 2018 EU (AWE EU). Themed “Design Competition”, the event aimed at “innovating new use cases beyond the original ideas of the project, addressing on the first place those […]

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Deadline Extension: 2nd Workshop on Human Computer Interaction Perspectives on Industry 4.0 @ i-Know 2017

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We are very happy to announce the Call for Papers of the 2nd Workshop on Human Computer Interaction Perspectives on Industry 4.0: http://cms.igd-r.fraunhofer.de/hcii40/call-for-participation/, co-organised by Victoria Pammer, Mario Ähnelt, Ralf Klamma, Tobias Ley, Ronald Maier, Thomas Meneweger, Manfred Tscheligi and Daniela Wurhofer. Today we are facing a new era of industrial automation and interconnection which drives […]

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Perspectives on Wearable Enhanced Learning: Current Trends, Research and Practice – Call for Chapters

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Perspectives on Wearable Enhanced Learning: Current Trends, Research and Practice An edited volume by Ilona Buchem Ralf Klamma Fridolin Wild to be published by Springer, New York Springer website: http://www.springer.com Dedicated website: http://ea-tel.eu/special-interest-groups/well EasyChair submission: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=wellspringer2018   Introduction Wearable technologies – such as smart glasses, smart watches, smart objects, or smart garments – are potential […]

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1st International Workshop on Mixed and Augmented Reality Experience Capture (XCAP’17)

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Call for Papers    1st International Workshop on *Mixed and Augmented Reality Experience Capture* (XCAP’17) at the 16th IEEE International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality (ISMAR) When the user of a Mixed and Augmented Reality (MAR) device is in an experience, the real world with the synchronized digital assets are perceived. The user’s senses […]

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WEKIT presents at the ORPHEE Alpine Rendez-Vous 2017

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The WEKIT project was present at the ORPHEE Alpine Rendez-Vous in Font Romeu, France, on February 1, 2017. Fridolin Wild, the scientific coordinator from the Performance Augmentation Lab (PAL) of Oxford Brookes University and Ralf Klamma, the community  manager from the Advanced Community Information Systems (ACIS) group at RWTH Aachen University, were asked to participate […]

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Special Track on Wearable-technology Enhanced Learning (WELL) @ iLRN 2017

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Special Track on Wearable-technology Enhanced Learning (WELL) @ iLRN 2017 CALL FOR PAPERS   Special Track on Wearable-technology Enhanced Learning (WELL) at the Immersive Learning Research Network Conference iLRN 2017 June 26-29, 2017, Coimbra, Portugal https://immersivelrn.org/ilrn2017/ Topic of the Special Track Wearable technologies – such as smart watches, smart glasses, smart objects, smart earbuds, or […]