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Design Contest

Visit the submission website (OpenConf) to submit a design contest proposal.

Design contest proposals should be formatted in Springer LNCS single column format. Additional materials (photos, etc.) should be provided in a single .zip-file.

Participating at the ISWC design contest is a great opportunity to showcase your product or prototype to the leaders in wearable computing. The design contest will take place during the conference banquet dinner on Sunday, September 6, 2009 and can be used to demonstrate your "smart gadgets" (plan to be mobile and self-supported). Contributions are encouraged from all areas of wearable computing, from technologies to textiles, from potential employers to product vendors. Direct questions related to the Design Contest to

Important Dates

June 3, 2009Design Contest Submission Deadline (closed)
June 17, 2009Design Contest Acceptance Notification
July 7, 2009Design Contest Final Versions Deadline

Design Contest Co-Chairs

Christa Sommerer, University of Art and Design Linz, Austria
Sabine Seymour, Moondial, Austria