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Mobile Collaboration for Business Process Elicitation from an Agile Development Methodology Viewpoint
Found in: 2013 IEEE 10th International Conference on e-Business Engineering (ICEBE)
By Nelson Baloian,Jose A. Pino,Carlos Reveco,Gustavo Zurita
Issue Date:September 2013
pp. 306-311
Business Process Modeling is an important activity in organizations that document processes currently being performed or it may represent a design of a new process that should be implemented. Process models are used to analyze processes in order to improve...
 
Supporting Engineering Students Learning Wireless Network Planning Using Mobile, Positioning and Web Technologies
Found in: 2012 IEEE 12th International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies (ICALT)
By Nelson Baloian,Gustavo Zurita,Jonathan Frez,Marcelo Milrad
Issue Date:July 2012
pp. 509-514
Teaching and learning the principles of wireless communication is a challenging issue mainly because it is difficult for students to translate the theoretical models that are commonly used in this area into practical knowledge. In order to address this cha...
 
Virtual Museum Exhibition Designer Using Enhanced ARCO Standard
Found in: Chilean Computer Science Society, International Conference of the
By Daniel Biella, Wolfram Luther, Nelson Baloian
Issue Date:November 2010
pp. 226-235
A new Virtual Museum Exhibition Designer using an Enhanced ARCO Standard (ViMEDEAS) framework has been developed to support curators and visitors. It unifies features of a recently presented curator tool that allows exhibition planning and includes a funct...
 
MCPresenter: A mobile tool supporting various collaborative learning practices in the classroom
Found in: International Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work in Design
By Dusan Juretic, Gustavo Zurita, Nelson Baloian
Issue Date:April 2009
pp. 420-425
Computers have been used to present a wide variety of digital learning material. However, most of the times computers are used for presenting learning material in a linear, pre-arranged sequence, using a one-to-many communication model between teacher and ...
 
Cooperative creation of concept keyboards in distributed learning environments
Found in: International Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work in Design
By Benjamin Weyers, Nelson Baloian, Wolfram Luther
Issue Date:April 2009
pp. 534-539
In this paper we introduce CoBo, a collaborative system supporting cryptographic protocol learning, which offers an interface for the cooperative creation of concept keyboards. Concept keyboards are input interfaces created by the user during runtime with ...
 
Developing collaborative peer-to-peer applications on mobile devices
Found in: International Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work in Design
By Claudio Sapateiro, Nelson Baloian, Pedro Antunes, Gustavo Zurita
Issue Date:April 2009
pp. 396-401
Mobile computing has experienced a rapid growth and there are nowadays many applications being developed. According to the literature, many of these applications are designed for collaborative work or learning and share the same requirements: they implemen...
 
E-Breaker: Flexible, distributed environment for collaborative authoring
Found in: International Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work in Design
By Nelson Baloian, Francisco Claude, Roberto Konow, Sebastian Kreft
Issue Date:April 2009
pp. 173-178
This paper presents a system called E-Breaker for supporting small and medium size group authoring of any kind of documents following a regular structure. The system supports a decentralized model of development, thus not requiring a central repository. A ...
 
Supporting Crisis Management Processes by Wirelessly Interconnected Tablet-PCs
Found in: E-Business Engineering, IEEE International Conference on
By Cláudio Sapateiro, Pedro Antunes, Gustavo Zurita, Nelson Baloian, Rodrigo Vogt
Issue Date:October 2008
pp. 87-93
When organizations face unforeseen emergency situations its members often resort to unstructured crisis management activities in order to overcome the problems. Researchers have noted that a common activity in these scenarios is the construction of a share...
 
Supporting Rich Interaction in the Classroom with Mobile Devices
Found in: IEEE International Conference on Wireless, Mobile, and Ubiquitous Technology in Education
By Gustavo Zurita, Nelson Baloian, Felipe Baytelman
Issue Date:March 2008
pp. 115-122
Mobile computing devices facilitate mobility and face-to-face interaction when compared with desktop computing, but lacks of the computing power of the latter. Therefore, a key aspect to ensure success of a learning supporting mobile application is whether...
 
Implementing Authentic Activities for supporting learning through remote monitoring of earthquakes
Found in: Technology for Education in Developing Countries, International Workshop on
By Nelson Baloian, Stephan Buschmann, Henning Breuer, Mitsuji Matsumoto
Issue Date:July 2006
pp. 46-50
The discovery or re-construction of scientific explanations and understanding based on experience is a complex process, for which school learning often uses shortcuts. Based on the example of analyzing real seismic measurements, we propose a computerfacili...
 
Hybrid System for Generating Learning Object Metadata
Found in: Advanced Learning Technologies, IEEE International Conference on
By Olivier Motelet, Nelson Baloian
Issue Date:July 2006
pp. 563-567
Generating LOM for learning material is a complex and tedious task to be completed
 
Algorithm Explanation Using Multimodal Interfaces
Found in: Chilean Computer Science Society, International Conference of the
By Nelson Baloian, Wolfram Luther
Issue Date:November 2005
pp. 21-29
Software visualization and algorithm animation have been tackled almost exclusively from the visual point of view; this means representation and control occur through the visual channel. This approach has its limitations. To achieve better comprehension, w...
 
Introducing Learning Management Systems Standards in Classroom
Found in: Advanced Learning Technologies, IEEE International Conference on
By Olivier Motelet, Nelson Baloian
Issue Date:September 2004
pp. 738-740
Learning material reuse is a major topic in both distant learning and face-to-face teaching scenarios. This article investigates the portability in the classroom of two standards specifications — LOM and IMS LD — for interoperability of learning material b...
 
A Teaching/Learning Approach to CSCL
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By Nelson A. Baloian, José A. Pino, H. Ulrich Hoppe
Issue Date:January 2000
pp. 1056
In this paper an integrated system to support an educational process called COSOFT (Computer Support for Face-to-face Teaching) is presented. It is intended for use by authors, teachers and students, who can use it to enhance the traditional ways of workin...
   
Mobile Learning with Patterns
Found in: Advanced Learning Technologies, IEEE International Conference on
By Henning Breuer, Gustavo Zurita, Nelson Baloian, Mitsuji Matsumoto
Issue Date:July 2008
pp. 626-630
The identification and construction of patterns play a fundamental role in learning, but to date design patterns have been used for communication between professionals, rather than for learning purposes. We adapt the design pattern approach and develop sof...
 
A Lightweight Open Space for the Classroom -- Collaborative Learning with Whiteboards and Pen-Tablets
Found in: Advanced Learning Technologies, IEEE International Conference on
By Henning Breuer, Christian Sousa, Nelson Baloian, Mitsuji Matsumoto
Issue Date:July 2007
pp. 66-70
Software for interactive whiteboards in the classroom usually combines tools for showing prefabricated presentations with annotation features. Instead of encouraging students to participate by contributing, this design promotes a teacher-centered interacti...
 
Mobile Computing to Seamlessly Integrate Formal and Informal Learning
Found in: Advanced Learning Technologies, IEEE International Conference on
By Henning Breuer, Roberto Konow, Nelson Baloian, Gustavo Zurita
Issue Date:July 2007
pp. 589-591
Even though handhelds have been discussed as an ideal means to support
 
Tablet gestures as a motivating factor for learning
Found in: Proceedings of the 2013 Chilean Conference on Human - Computer Interaction (ChileCHI '13)
By José A. Pino, Nelson Baloian, Roberto Vargas
Issue Date:November 2013
pp. 98-103
The literature reports about using computer to support learning activities from as early as they become commercially available. It also shows that educational technologists are eager to try the latest computer technology released for corporative or househo...
     
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