Description
Mobile applications offer tremendous benefits to academic research and education, and to society as a whole throughout the world. This is an opportunity that deserves attention and promotion, especially in less developed areas where mobile phones are the first telecommunications technology in history to have more users than in the developed world. 
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  • Tuesday, 2 November 2010
    • 09:00 - 09:30 Registration
      Location: Adriatico Guest House Giambiagi Lecture Hall - Room alternative: Desk, Lower level 1, Adriatico Guest House
      • 09:00 Registration 30'
    • 09:30 - 11:00 Time for Administrative Matters
      Location: Adriatico Guest House Giambiagi Lecture Hall - Room alternative: Fermi building
      • 09:30 Time for Administrative Matters 1h30'
    • 11:00 - 11:30 Opening Address and m-Science Book
      • 11:00 Opening Address and m-Science Book 30'
    • 11:30 - 12:45 Introduction to Participatory Sensing
      • 11:30 Introduction to Participatory Sensing 1h15'
        Speaker: Deborah Estrin (UCLA, USA)
    • 12:45 - 14:00 Lunch
      • 12:45 Lunch 1h15'
    • 14:00 - 15:30 e-Learning and m-Learning: A Methodological Frame Work
      • 14:00 e-Learning and m-Learning: A Methodological Frame Work 1h30'
        Speaker: Lorenzo Cantoni (University of Lugano, Switzerland)
    • 15:30 - 16:30 Using Mobile Devices to Raise Cultural Awareness-I
      • 15:30 Using Mobile Devices to Raise Cultural Awareness-I 1h0'
        Speaker: Sara Vannini (University of Lugano, Switzerland)
    • 16:30 - 17:00 Coffee Break
      • 16:30 Coffee Break 30'
    • 17:00 - 18:30 Open Data Kit (ODK): Mobile Data Collection for Android
      • 17:00 Open Data Kit (ODK): Mobile Data Collection for Android 1h30'
        Speaker: Gaetano Borriello (University of Washington, USA)
  • Wednesday, 3 November 2010
    • 08:45 - 10:00 Mobile Applications in the Developing World
      • 08:45 Mobile Applications in the Developing World 1h15'
        Speaker: Gaetano Borriello and Carl Hartung (University of Washington, USA)
    • 10:00 - 10:30 Coffee Break and Group Photo
      • 10:00 Coffee Break and Group Photo 30'
    • 10:30 - 11:30 Mobile Applications in the Developing World with ODK
      • 10:30 Mobile Applications in the Developing World with ODK 1h0'
        Speaker: Gaetano Borriello (University of Washington, USA)
    • 11:30 - 12:45 Using Mobile Devices to Raise Cultural Awareness-II
      • 11:30 Using Mobile Devices to Raise Cultural Awareness-II 1h15'
        Speaker: Sara Vannini (University of Lugano, Switzerland)
    • 12:45 - 14:00 Lunch
      • 12:45 Lunch 1h15'
    • 14:00 - 16:30 Using Google App Inventor to Design Mobile Applications-I
      • 14:00 Using Google App Inventor to Design Mobile Applications-I 2h30'
        Speaker: David Wolber (University of San Francisco, USA)
    • 16:30 - 17:00 Coffee Break
      • 16:30 Coffee Break 30'
    • 17:00 - 18:30 Using Google App Inventor to Design Mobile Applications-II
      • 17:00 Using Google App Inventor to Design Mobile Applications-II 1h30'
        Speaker: David Wolber (University of San Francisco, USA)
    • 19:00 - 22:00 Get Together Reception
      • 19:00 Get Together Reception 3h0'
  • Thursday, 4 November 2010
    • 08:45 - 10:00 Mobile Python-I
      • 08:45 Mobile Python-I 1h15'
        Speaker: Pankaj Nathani (Croozeus, India)
    • 10:00 - 10:30 Coffee Break
      • 10:00 Coffee Break 30'
    • 10:30 - 11:30 Mobile Python-II
      • 10:30 Mobile Python-II 1h0'
        Speaker: Pankaj Nathani (Croozeus, India)
    • 11:30 - 12:45 Interactive Session: Attendees Needs for Participatory Sensing Data Collection Campaigns, and Mapping to Existing Tools ? Deborah Estrin (UCLA, USA) and attendees
      • 11:30 Interactive Session: Attendees Needs for Participatory Sensing Data Collection Campaigns, and Mapping to Existing Tools ? Deborah Estrin (UCLA, USA) and attendees 1h15'
    • 12:45 - 14:00 Lunch
      • 12:45 Lunch 1h15'
    • 14:00 - 16:30 Mobile Data Collection in Miramare Park (Android and Mobile Python)
      • 14:00 Mobile Data Collection in Miramare Park (Android and Mobile Python) 2h30'
        Speaker: Gaetano Borriello*, Carl Hartung*, Mitch Sundt* and Pankaj Nathani** (*University of Washington, USA - ** Croozeus, India)
    • 16:30 - 17:00 Coffee Break
      • 16:30 Coffee Break 30'
    • 17:00 - 18:30 Results Analysis from the Park Activity
      • 17:00 Results Analysis from the Park Activity 1h30'
        Speaker: Gaetano Borriello*, Carl Hartung*, Mitch Sundt* and Pankaj Nathani** (*University of Washington, USA - **Croozeus, India)
  • Friday, 5 November 2010
    • 08:30 - 09:30 Experience Sharing on Mobile in the Curricula
      • 08:30 Experience Sharing on Mobile in the Curricula 1h0'
        Speaker: Gaetano Borriello and David Wolber° (University of Washington, UCLA and *University of San Francisco, USA)
    • 09:30 - 10:15 Case Studies by Participants - Social Health and IC for Rural Communities in Jordan -- & *3D Characterization of Local Cartical Bone Porosity
      • 09:30 Case Studies by Participants - Social Health and IC for Rural Communities in Jordan -- & *3D Characterization of Local Cartical Bone Porosity 45'
        Speaker: Edwar Jaser and *Selim Bensalah (Jordan and *Tunisia)
    • 10:15 - 10:30 Coffee Break
      • 10:15 Coffee Break 15'
    • 10:30 - 11:30 m-Learning: Tools and Applications
      • 10:30 m-Learning: Tools and Applications 1h0'
        Speaker: Mathias Hatakka (Orebro University, Sweden)
    • 11:30 - 12:30 m-Learning: Tools and Applications
      • 11:30 m-Learning: Tools and Applications 1h0'
        Speaker: Mathias Hatakka (Oebro University, Sweden)
    • 12:30 - 13:00 Final Discussion and Certificates to Participants
      • 12:30 Final Discussion and Certificates to Participants 30'