[hciidc] USID2010 : CALL FOR PAPERS

23 Oct 2009 - 4:10am
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zinal
2008

Hi,

Nice to see such user experience initiatives in India, but I couldn't find
what does "USID" stands for ?

Thank you,
Zinal Patel

On Fri, Oct 23, 2009 at 1:51 PM, USID Team <usid at usidfoundation.org> wrote:

>
>
> *USID*2010
> *India’s 4th International conference on UX & Design
> **
> Designing Customer Experience for Emerging Markets & Beyond...**
>
> *
> **
>
> *Pre-Conference Event**
> *Call for Papers for USID 2010**
>
> Life, culture, and context of use for end users in the emerging markets are
> different to users in markets such as Europe and America. Therefore it is
> not necessary that the product which is successful in other parts of the
> world will also be successful in the markets of emerging economies. It is
> critical that professionals and organizations must research and understand
> the culture, context and needs of these people before they design any
> products, applications, or services for emerging markets.
>
> The USID2010 pre-conference event organizing committee is inviting
> designers, researchers, product development professionals and students from
> all over the world to submit papers on ideas and research work on how technology
> should be enabled, utilized, and then presented as solutions to reach the
> masses of the emerging markets for overall socio-economic development in the
> following areas -
>
> 1. Education & Literacy
>
> 2. Mobility, Society, and Culture
>
> 3. Digital Communication , Media, and Entertainment
>
> 4. Collaboration and Social Networking
>
> 5. Accessibility and Assistive technologies
>
> 6. Aged and differently-abled population
>
> 7. Medical and Healthcare
>
> * *
>
> The papers will be reviewed by a panel of expert professionals, both from
> industry and academia, which is under formation. The papers will be selected
> for presentation on the eve of the USID2010 conference and also for
> publication in the USID2010 conference proceedings.**
>
> * *
>
> *GUILDELINES FOR SUBMISSION ***
>
> · All submissions must be in English and must include a
> title and author information, including author affiliations.
>
> · Faxed submissions are not acceptable.
>
> · Late submissions will not be reviewed.
>
> · The written paper should include a short abstract,
> keywords, body, and references (for more details, please see the USID2009
> Conference Publication Format<http://www.usidfoundation.org/usid2009/images/usid2009conferencepapers.doc>).
>
>
> · Submissions must not contain proprietary or confidential
> material and should not cite proprietary or confidential publications.
>
> · All submissions must be in the camera-ready format (PDF).
> Due to tight publication schedules, revisions will not be possible. The
> submitted PDF version will be considered the final version of the paper.
>
> · We recommend that you register using an e-mail address for
> communication between the review panel and the individuals. Important
> information will be distributed via e-mail for individuals invited to attend
> the conference, which must be acted on in a timely fashion.
>
> · Submit your papers at
> usid_callforpapers at usidfoundation.org
>
> * *
>
> *ELIGIBILITY*
>
> Open to the professionals, academicians, researchers, and students from all
> over the world
>
> *IMPORTANT DATES*
>
> *Last date for Registration:* December 31st, 2009
>
> *Final Submission:* March 31st, 2010
>
> For registration send an email to usid_callforpapers at usidfoundation.orgwith your name, the name of your
> institute/ organization, and the theme of your paper.
>
>
>
> *USID2010 Conference*
>
> *USID Foundation, India is proud to announce that continuing our tradition
> of organizing International conferences on User Experience and Design in
> India since USID2007, the first of the pre-conference event announcements
> introduces the theme of the conference for USID 2010.
>
> USID foundation, India genuinely believes and follows the practice of
> taking inputs and suggestion from the User Experience and Design community,
> and is currently in the process of collecting inputs and suggestions from
> the community on the location of the conference, dates of the conference,
> and the content for the USID2010 conference. These details will be
> announced soon based on the inputs and suggestions received. We welcome any
> suggestions, inputs and participation in organizing and making the USID2010
> conference richer in terms of quality and content. We are also inviting the
> volunteers for the USID2010.*
>
>
>
> *Watch out, we are going to announce more pre-conference events soon!*
>

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