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I-Room: A Virtual Space for Intelligent Interaction
July/August 2010 (vol. 25 no. 4)
pp. 62-71
Austin Tate, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh
Yun-Heh Chen-Burger, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh
Jeff Dalton, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh
Stephen Potter, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh
David Richardson, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh
Jussi Stader, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh
Gerhard Wickler, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh
Ian Bankier, Glenkier Whiskies Ltd, Glasgow
Christopher Walton, Slam Gales Ltd, Glasgow
Patrick Williams, EADS, Newport

The I-Room is a virtual environment intended to support a range of collaborative activities, especially those that involve sense making, deliberation, and decision making.

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Index Terms:
computer-supported collaborative work, virtual worlds, intelligent systems
Austin Tate, Yun-Heh Chen-Burger, Jeff Dalton, Stephen Potter, David Richardson, Jussi Stader, Gerhard Wickler, Ian Bankier, Christopher Walton, Patrick Williams, "I-Room: A Virtual Space for Intelligent Interaction," IEEE Intelligent Systems, vol. 25, no. 4, pp. 62-71, July-Aug. 2010, doi:10.1109/MIS.2010.5
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