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Technical Committee on Well-being Information Technology (WIT) [schedule] [select]
Chair Shinji Sakou (Nagoya Inst. of Tech.)
Vice Chair Tomohiro Amemiya (Univ. of Tokyo)
Secretary Takashi Handa (Saitama Industrial Tech. Center), Takeaki Shionome (Teikyo Univ.), Manabi Miyagi (Tsukuba Univ. of Tech.)
Assistant Minako Hosono (AIST), Aki Sugano (Nagoya Univ.), Tomoyasu Komori (NHK)

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Conference Date Wed, Dec 8, 2021 10:30 - 17:15
Thu, Dec 9, 2021 10:55 - 16:50
Topics Well-being Information Technology 
Conference Place Online meeting (Zoom) 
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Registration Fee This workshop will be held as the IEICE workshop in fully electronic publishing. Registration fee will be necessary except the speakers and participants other than the participants to workshop(s) in non-electronic publishing. See the registration fee page. We request the registration fee or presentation fee to participants who will attend the workshop(s) on WIT.

Wed, Dec 8 AM 
10:30 - 11:45
(1) 10:30-10:55  
(2) 10:55-11:20  
(3) 11:20-11:45  
  11:45-13:00 Lunch Break ( 75 min. )
Wed, Dec 8 PM 
13:00 - 13:50
(4) 13:00-13:25  
(5) 13:25-13:50  
  13:50-14:05 Break ( 15 min. )
Wed, Dec 8 PM 
14:05 - 15:45
14:05-14:30 Effect of Adaptative Gesture-Interface to Persons with Severe Physical Disabilities WIT2021-32 Kazuyuki Itoh, Tsuyoshi Nakayama, Takafumi Kinoshita (NRCD), Ikushi Yoda (AIST), Katsuhiro Mizuno (NCNP)
14:30-14:55 Development and Evaluation of Remote Control of Dialogue Agent for Older Adults - initial report WIT2021-33 Takashi Hirano, Elie Maalouly, Shuichi Nishio, Hiroshi Ishiguro (Osaka Univ.)
(8) 14:55-15:20  
15:20-15:45 Report of Japanese lip reading ability test WIT2021-34 Takeshi Saitoh (Kyutech), Hajime Tachiiri (Ehime Univ.)
  15:45-16:00 Break ( 15 min. )
Wed, Dec 8 PM 
16:00 - 17:15
16:00-16:25 Detection of Footstepping Motion While Seated for Tourism System Using Virtual Reality WIT2021-35 Yuito Yamada, Yudai Ueda, Takuma Tsuchiya, Sho Ooi, Norihiko Kawai, Mutsuo Sano (OIT)
(11) 16:25-16:50  
(12) 16:50-17:15  
Thu, Dec 9 AM 
10:55 - 11:45
10:55-11:20 Sign Language Learning Support System
-- Proposal of Synchronized Video Feedback Function using Sign Keyframes --
Sho Inooka (SIT), Ken Tsutsuguchi (Sojo Univ), Shunichi Yonemura (SIT)
(14) 11:20-11:45  
  11:45-13:00 Lunch Break ( 75 min. )
Thu, Dec 9 PM 
13:00 - 14:15
(15) 13:00-13:25  
13:25-13:50 Acceptability of Distributed Audio Descriptions Complementing Live TV Sports Programs through Practical Experiment WIT2021-37 Manon Ichiki, Masaru Miyazaki (NHK), Atsushi Imai, Tohru Takagi (NHK-ES)
(17) 13:50-14:15  
  14:15-14:30 Break ( 15 min. )
Thu, Dec 9 PM 
14:30 - 15:45
14:30-14:55 Development and Evaluation of an Online Map for People with Low Vision WIT2021-38 Gakuto Narita, Tetsuya Watanabe (Niigata Univ.)
14:55-15:20 Performance evaluation of a YOLO-based detection method of white-cane users in surveillance camera images WIT2021-39 Qixi He, Hotaka Takizawa, Akihisa Ohya (UT), Makoto Kobayashi (TUT), Mayumi Aoyagi (AUE)
15:20-15:45 Study on navigation system for supporting blind people's indoor shopping using acoustic landmarks WIT2021-40 Mitsutaka Kanamori, Shunichi Yonemura (SIT)
  15:45-16:00 Break ( 15 min. )
Thu, Dec 9 PM 
16:00 - 16:50
16:00-16:25 Towards Barrier Information Gathering by Different Types of People: the Design of a Field Study WIT2021-41 Kazuki Okugawa, Yusaku Murayama, Akihiro Furuta (Nihon Univ.), Yuko Murayama (Tsuda Univ.), Keihiro Ochiai (iU), Akihiro Miyata (Nihon Univ.)
16:25-16:50 Significance of the publication of "Speech communication and people with disabilities" WIT2021-42 Akira Ichikawa (Chiba Univ.), Yuji Nagashima (Kogakuin Univ.), Akira Okamoto (Tsukuba University of Technology), Naoto Kato (i Univ.), Shinji Sako (NITech), Testuya Takiguchi (Kobe Univ.), Daisuke Hara (Toyota Technological Institute), Michiru Makuuchi (National Rehabilitation Center For Persons with Disabilities)

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