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Multimodality and embodied interaction

Meetings / discussants

1st meeting: Saarland University, Saarbrücken (7-10 November 2012)

Workshop Topic: Data collection, transcriptions and technologies

Included in the workshop topics were technical and methodological issues of data collection, especially video recordings, and transcription techniques, in particular as regards the transcription of visual signals.

Invited guests:
Ruth Ayaß (University of Klagenfurt, Austria)
Harrie Mazeland (University of Groningen, Netherlands)

2nd meeting: Schönstattzentrum Marienhöhe, Würzburg (23-25 May 2013)

Workshop Topic: Coordination and multimodal interaction

The primary working method of this meeting consisted of data sessions where participants at the meeting were jointly looking at data from individual network projects and discuss these either freely or guided by specific research interests.

Invited guest:
Jürgen Streeck (The University of Texas at Austin, USA)

3rd meeting: University of Potsdam, Potsdam (30 September - 2 October 2013)

Workshop Topic: Sequential organisation of multimodal interaction

The meeting continues on the series of data sessions organised by network members. At its core will be a tutorial "Analyzing prosody in embodied interaction" presented by Elizabeth Couper-Kuhlen and Margret Selting.

Invited guests:
Elizabeth Couper-Kuhlen (University of Helsinki, Finland)
Margret Selting (University of Postdam, Germany)

4th meeting: University of Bielefeld, Bielefeld (24 - 27 September 2014)

Workshop Topic: Methodology and multimodal interaction

This meeting is dedicated to the presentation and discussion of the findings from research activities within the network. Each paper presentation will be commented on in a co-presentation by a fellow network member as well as discussed by one of the invited guests. The papers will be dissiminated in an edited volume "Embodied activities in talk - talk in embodied activities."

Invited guests:
Jörg Bergmann (University of Bielefeld, Germany)
Geoffrey Raymond (University of California, Santa Barbara, USA)