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  SIPBILD at Deutsches Museum, Munich  
  SIPBILD at "ThyssenKrupp Ideenpark", Hannover  
  SIPaDIM at the CeBIT 2006  
  SIPaDIM/TRUSTEE at the IUI  
  SIPaDIM/TRUSTEE and the University of Trient
preliminary initiative
 
  SIPaDIM at the Forum for Innovations in Heidelberg:  
  SIPKIS at the 8th EURO FINANCE WEEK  
  SIPaDIM at the "Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften"  
  Second FORSIP Term granted  
  Forsip Workshop at the Informatik 2005  
  Forsip at abayfor exhibit  
  SIPKIS at the EURO FINANCE WEEK  
  IT-Talk at the SYSTEMS 2004  
  SIPaDIM at the ACL 2004  
  COSIMA at abayfor celebration  
  COSIMA at BayernOnline Awards  
  COSIMA at the ADS04 and the CEC04  
  COSIMA and TRUSTEE at the E-Procure 2004  
  SIPREACT at the Learntec 2004  
 


   
October 2006
SIPBILD at Deutsches Museum, Munich

Between October 20th 2006 and March 4th 2007, FORSIP's subproject SIPBILD presents an solution to the challenge how to control an electrical wheelchair by facial expressions and gestures at a temporary exhibition at the Deutsches Museum themed "Der Mobile Mensch – Zwischenstopp Forschung".

 
   
May 2006
SIPBILD at "ThyssenKrupp Ideenpark", Hannover

SIPBILD joined the ThyssenKrupp Ideenpark in Hannover that took place from May 20th 2006 until May 28th 2006 with the project "Bitte lächeln - Mimikerkennung mit dem Computer". The visitors were able to test the software during the exhibition and especially children and teenagers liked to do so. The administration of the exhibition integrated our project into the guided tours for politicians. Therefore SIPBILD was visited by Chancellor Merkel, the EU-Commissar Verheugen, the Prime Minister of Niedersachsen Wulff and the minister von der Leyen.

DownloadPress Release (PDF, 1.3 MB)
ThyssenKrupp Ideenpark


 
   
March 2006
SIPaDIM at the CeBIT

During CeBIT 2006, FORSIP subproject SIPaDIM will introduce its prototype of an interactive foreign language training programme for Java-based mobile phones. The programme embedded in a text adventure will be presented in cooperation with the University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt.

CeBIT


 

   
January 2006
SIPaDIM/TRUSTEE at the IUI

"International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces 2006 (IUI)" at Sydney is the world’s leading conference on user interfaces. Bernd Ludwig, FORSIP employee, will present researches of the subprojects TRUSTEE and SIPaDIM at IUI-2006 at the end of January. His presentation will be named "What is on tonight - User-centered and Situation-aware Proposals for TV Programmes".

International Conference on Intelligent User
Interfaces



 

   
December 2005
SIPaDIM/TRUSTEE and the University of Trient preliminary initiative

The discussion led to an agreement between the two parties on collaborating with regards to the content and therefore begin with the exchange of students, graduands and doctorands.

Università degli Studi di Trento


 

   
November 2005
SIPaDIM at the Forum for Innovations in Heidelberg

Taking part in this meeting between science and economy, SIPaDIM presented its projects in the range of supporting and dialogue systems and established contacts with potential business partners.

Heidelberger Innovationsforum


 

   
November 2005
SIPKIS at the 8th EURO FINANCE WEEK

The SIPKIS group joined the European Banking und Insurance Fair (E.B.I.F 2005), which took place within the 8th EURO FINANCE WEEK hold in Frankfurt/Main. Additionally SIPKIS was responsible for the conference's session "From product to customer orientation: value based customer management in banks and insurances".

European Banking & Insurance Fair - Conferences


 

   
October 2005
SIPaDIM at the "Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften"

On 22 October 2005, the "Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften" achieved a record attendance with more than 20,000 visitors. As a part of a "Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften" program SIPaDIM introduced its prototype: a supporting system for satellite television with an automatic programme suggestion system. Hundreds of visitors were informed about the research activity and offered the possibility to try the prototype out. The feedback on the prototype was received by questionnaires filled out by attendants who took part in testing. The final summary of the questionnaires showed that more than 80% of the test participants would recommend the system.

Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften


 
   
Munich, 25.10.2005
Second FORSIP Term granted

On September 1st, the Bavarian Research Cooperation for Situated, Individualized and Personalized Human-Computer Interaction (FORSIP) started into its next term.

The Bavarian State Ministry of Sciences, Research and Arts will finance the Research Cooperation for two more years with a total of 460 T€.

The Research Cooperation which consists of the seven participating chairs of the universities of Augsburg, Erlangen-Nuremburg, Passau and the Technical University of Munich, will thus concentrate on personalised information and assistence systems that are to reduce costs in important economic sections such as the touristic industry.

DownloadPress Release (PDF, 64 KB)


 
   
Munich, 8.3.2005
Forsip Workshop at the Informatik 2005

Forsip will organize a workshop at the Informatik 2005. The organizers invite experts in science and practice to submit their papers for the thematic area of situation, individualisation and personalization. The conference Informatik 2005 takes place from September 19th until 22nd 2005 at the university of Bonn.

Further information (in german)
Call for Papers
Informatik 2005


 
   
Frankfurt, 21.10.2004
SIPKIS at the EURO FINANCE WEEK

The SIPKIS group joins the European Banking und Insurance Fair (E.B.I.F 2004), which takes place within the 7th EURO FINANCE WEEK held in Frankfurt/Main. A prototype of a consulting system for retirement provision will be presented, that was developed jointly with SIPREACT, SIPRUM and TRUSTEE.
Additionally SIPKIS is responsibile for the conference´s session "Wertorientiertes Kundenmanagement in Banken und Versicherungen".

European and Insurance Fair 2004


 
   
Munich, 11.10.2004
IT Talk at the SYSTEMS:
News about Human-Computer

The IT talk about the Bavarian Research Cooperation FORSIP - News about Human-Computer - takes place at the SYSTEMS 2004 on October, 19th, at 14.30 h in hall A2 booth 329.
Participants are Prof. Dr. Elisbeth Andre from the University of Augsburg, Brigitte Nussbaum of the trendhouse Event Marketing GmbH and Prof. Dr. Bernd Radig (TU Munich). Talk host is Prof. Dr. Werner Kießling from the University of Augsburg.

SYSTEMS 2004


 
   
Barcelona, 22.07.2004
SIPaDIM at the ACL 2004

SIPaDim presented its dialogue manager to the numerous participants from research and economy at the annual conference of the Association for Computational Linguistics.

link auf forsip.deImages of the conference
ACL 2004


 
   
Munich, 26.07.2004
Speech "Ihr Wunsch ist COSIMA Befehl" at abayfor celebration

"Zukunft braucht Forschung!" (Future needs research!) - themed the presentation of abayfor and the research alliances at juli 26. at the Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften in Munich. Part of the varied program was a speech of Prof. Kießling with the title "Ihr Wunsch ist COSIMA Befehl" (Your wish is order for COSIMA).

DownloadSpeech Prof. Kießling (PDF, 47 KB)
DownloadPresentation (PDF, 201 KB)
DownloadPress release (PDF, 1,3 MB)
abayfor press release


 
   
Munich, 23.06.2004
COSIMA is honoured at BayernOnline Awards

Prof. Kießling presented sales agent COSIMA at the BayernOnline Conference in Munich as a very innovative software project. The well-known german television presenter Sabine Sauer negotiated live with COSIMA.

link auf forsip.deImages of the Awards
DownloadPress release (PDF, 640 KB)
BayernOnline International


 
   
Munich, 2004-06-14
COSIMA at the ADS04 workshop and the CEC04 conference

The COSIMA project joins the workshop on Affective Dialogue Systems 2004 (ADS04) with a poster featuring "Experiences with an Emotional Sales Agent". The workshop takes place from June, 14th to June, 16th in Kloster Irsee, Germany.
In July COSIMA B2B will be presented at the IEEE conference on E-Commmerce Technology (CEC04) in San Diego.

ADS04 - Affective Dialogue Systems
CEC04 - Conference on E-Commerce Technology



 
   
Munich, 2004-03-14
COSIMA and TRUSTEE at E-Procure 2004

Forsip exhibits the projects COSIMA and TRUSTEE at the E-Procure. We look forward to your visit in hall 12, booth 12-434.
E-Procure, the exhibition and congress für electronic supply und distributor-management takes place from may 4th until may 6th 2004 in Nurnberg.

www.abayfor.deE-Procure 2004


 
   
Munich, 2004-02-14
SIPREACT joins Learntec 2004

SIPREACT exhibits together with the cooperation partner Pro Lernen Beratungsgesellschaft at the Learntec 2004 in Karlsruhe from February, 10th untill February, 13th.

www.abayfor.deLearntec


 

 
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SIKOWO 1 SIKOWO 2
  • Tracking persons
  • Image processing with several video cameras
  • Situational, personalised
  • Tracking of movement
  • Recognition of pointing actions
  • Control and regulation
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SIPBILD 1 SIPBILD 2
  • Evaluating video sequences
  • Controlling complex systems through gestures and facial expressions
  • Application in environments with changing conditions
  • Recognizing more facial expressions and gestures.
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SIPADIM-1 SIPADIM-2
  • Controlling complex systems
    through natural speech
  • Context-dependent dialogue
    management
  • Self-Explanation of the
    System
  • Guiding the user
  • Plan-based processing
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COSIMA B2B COSIMA T
  • Sales agent
  • Fully automated
  • Sales psychology dialogue
  • Individual Travel
    Composition
  • COSIMA in Tourism
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SIPKIS SIPKIS 2
  • Personalised financial
    services
  • Risk and flexibility taken
    into account
  • Situations and roles
  • selection of efficient and individual portfolios
  • legal regulations
  • taxes and social capital
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SIPREACT SIPREACT 2
  • Adaptive documents and workflows
  • Recommender system prototype
  • Adaptive information and assistance systems
  • Tools and author support for document variants
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Role and company modelling
  • Operational information systems that adapt to situations, roles and personal preferences
  • User-friendly, individualised man-machine dialogue
  • "Just-in-time" data acquisition to meet specific needs
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TRUSTEE 1 TRUSTEE 2
  • Fiduciary offers, negotiations
    and conclusions for clients
  • Anonymity guaranteed on
    the Internet
  • Application-based selection
    of products
  • Help to decide the quality
    of extracted offers