University of West Bohemia
Pilsen, Czech Republic


The 7th International Summer Workshop
on Multimodal Interfaces

hosted by Department of Cybernetics, Faculty of Applied Sciences ,
University of West Bohemia

Plzeň (Pilsen) / Czech Republic / 1. 8. - 26. 8. 2011

Call for project proposals

University of West Bohemia, Faculty of Applied Sciences, Department of Cybernetics, invites project proposals for eNTERFACE’11, the 7th summer workshop on multimodal interfaces, which will be held in Plzeň, Czech Republic, from August 1st to August 26th, 2011. Following the success of the previous eNTERFACE workshops ( held in Mons, Dubrovnik, Istanbul, Paris, Genova, and Amsterdam, eNTERFACE’11 aims at continuing and enhancing the tradition of collaborative, localized research and development work by gathering, in a single place, leading researchers in multimodal interfaces and students to work on specific projects for 4 complete weeks.

eNTERFACE’11 will encompass invited lectures and/or tutorials on several aspects of design of multimodal interfaces, given by invited senior researchers, and periodical presentations of the results achieved by each project group. The ultimate goal is to make this event a unique opportunity for students and experts all over the world to meet and effectively work together, so as to foster the development of tomorrow’s multimodal research community. Project submissions on all themes below are welcome. We particularly encourage interdisciplinary proposals covering several themes and proposals integrating the OpenInterface and/or the EyesWeb XMI platforms.


  • Multimodal signal analysis and synthesis
  • Signal-level and meaning-level data fusion
  • Multimodal conversational systems
  • Intuitive interfaces and personalized systems in real and virtual environments
  • User, context and semantics-aware self-learning and adapting systems
  • Innovative modalities and modalities conversion
  • Embodied agents
  • Applications of Multimodal interfaces

Important dates

  • December 17th, 2010 - Reception of a 1 page Notification of Interest, with a summary of project goals, work-packages, and deliverables
  • January 28th, 2011 - Reception of the complete project proposal in the format provided by the Author’s kit
  • February 18th, 2011 - Notification of project acceptance, publication of the Call for Participation
  • April 1st, 2011 - Closing of the Call for Participation
  • April 15th, 2011 - Publication of teams
  • August 1st – August 26th - eNTERFACE’11 Workshop

Proposals should be submitted in PDF format to It will be evaluated by the Scientific Committee with respect to suitability to the workshop goals and format. A call for PhD students and researchers participation will be then launched on February 18th, 2009. Authors of the accepted proposals will then be invited to build their teams.

Last update of this page: 2011-10-01 14:14:19
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28 Aug 2011 14:06
eNTERFACE'11 is over It came quickly. Our workshop is over, people on their ways back home. Thank you everyone for coming and see you soon somewhe ... read more
25 Aug 2011 10:09
Final presentations Even second half of our workhop is nearly over. Final presentations are planned for this Friday from 9:00 to 12:00.
12 Aug 2011 13:05
Midterm presentations First half of our workhop is nearly over. Midterm presentations were published.
11 Aug 2011 09:54
Program updated Program was updated. (And one concert added for today, to social activities page)
8 Aug 2011 10:28
Talk for 2nd week We published some more information about the talk for Tuesday, the second week of workshop.

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