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Bio

Sven Mayer is a Ph.D. student at the University of Stuttgart. He is a member of the Interaction-Lab.io under the supervision of Niels Henze. Until September 2017, the group was co-located with the human-computer interaction group – hcilab.org. He is in the Cluster of Excellence for Simulation Technology (SimTech) funded by the German research foundation (DFG). His research is about modeling of human behavior patterns for interactive systems. He spent the summer of 2015 at the Inference, Dynamics, and Interaction (IDI) group under the supervision of Roderick Murray-Smith at the University of Glasgow (UK).  Prior to joining the group in Stuttgart, he received his Dipl.-Inf. at the University of Stuttgart.

Co-Chair of Scientific Events 

  • 2019: Mensch & Computer (MuC’19) Web Chair
  • 2018: ACM International Conference on Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction (TEI’18) Work In Progress Co-Chair
  • 2017: International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia (MUM’17) Local Co-Chair

Scientific Committee Duties

External Reviewing Duties

  • ACM International Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI) 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • ACM International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services (MobileHCI) 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • ACM Conference on Designing Interactive Systems (DIS) 2017, 2018
  • Augmented Human International Conference (AH) 2018
  • ACM International Conference on Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction (TEI) 2018
  • Mensch & Computer (MuC) 2015, 2017
  • Australian Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (OzCHI) 2017
  • ACM International Conference on Interactive Surfaces and Spaces (ISS) 2017
  • ACM International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications (AutoUI) 2017
  • ACM International Conference on Interactive Experiences for TV and Online Video (TVX) 2017
  • ACM Nordic Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (NordiCHI) 2016
  • ACM Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology (UIST) 2015
  • ACM International Symposium on Pervasive Displays (PerDis) 2015

Awards

  • Honorable Mention
    Sven Mayer, Perihan Gad, Katrin Wolf, Paweł W. Woźniak, Niels Henze : Understanding the Ergonomic Constraints in Designing for Touch Surfaces. In: Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services, pp. 9, ACM, Vienna, Austria, 2017, ISBN: 978-1-4503-5075-4, (Honourable Mention Award).

Student Volunteer Duties

  • CHI: 2016, 2017 (Day Caption), 2018
  • MobileHCI: 2017
  • NordiCHI: 2016 (Day Caption)
  • MuC: 2015