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Facilitating meetings with playful feedback
Conferences & Talks

ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems

10 April 2010 - 15 April 2010
Atlanta, Georgia, USA

 

description

Effective group meetings are important for the productivity of corporations. But many meetings do not achieve their goals because some people are too shy to speak while others are too dominant. To avoid the cost and intrusiveness of human meeting facilitation and to increase self-awareness of conversation behaviors, various types of meeting facilitators have been developed over the past couple of years. We present a prototype that is unique because it captures both individual and group behaviors and provides real time playful feedback. The portable prototype includes a set of table-top microphones with an audio interface to a laptop PC, where audio data are processed and an avatar-based UI displays the shared state of individual and group behaviors during a meeting. The interface reveals not only level of participation, but also several other meaningful but harder to detect behaviors such as turn taking, interruptions, and group laughter. The representation's design is deliberately playful to lighten participant's moods as they monitor and improve their meeting behavior.

 

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