AwareCast 2012

AwareCast - The First Workshop on recent advances in behavior prediction and pro-active pervasive computing, Newcastle, UK


  • Invited talk by Arkady Zaslavsky
    (CSIRO ICT Centre, Canberra, Australia)

  • Posters, presentations and demos welcome!
    Please contact

  • Technical program updated
  • Schedule

    08:00 - 09:00 Registration
    09:00 - 09:10 Openings and workshop start
    09:10 - 10:00 Invited Talk given by Arkady Zaslavsky (CSIRO ICT Centre, Canberra, Australia)
    10:00 - 10:30 First session (Prediction)
    10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break
    11:00 - 12:30 Second session (Location)
    12:30 - 14:00 Lunch break
    14:00 - 15:00 Third session (Robustness and noise)
    15:00 - Closing and coffee break
    19:00 - Social dinner and collaboration

    Accepted Papers


  • Predicting context information
  • Christian Voigtmann and Klaus David (PDF)


  • Location-based Predictions for Personalized Contextual Services using Social Network Data
  • Rui Zhang, Bob Price, Maurice Chu and Alan Walendowski (PDF)

  • Predicting location-sharing privacy preferences in social network applications
  • Greg Bigwood, Fehmi Ben Abdesslem and Tristan Henderson (PDF)

  • Detecting Room-to-Room Movement by Passive Infrared Sensors in Home Environments
  • Kazuya Murao, Tsutomu Terada, Ai Yano and Ryuichi Matsukura (PDF)

    Robustness and noise

  • Assessing Topic Models: How to Obtain Robustness?
  • Julia Seiter, Oliver Amft and Gerhard Troester (PDF)

  • [Work in Progress] Simultaneous Counting and Location of Persons Based on a Heterogeneous Sensor Setup
  • Gernot Ruscher (PDF)