Modeling Human Activity with Opportunistic Analytics

Fahim Kawsar (Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs)

Title of the talk: Modeling Human Activity with Opportunistic Analytics

Fahim Kawsar is a Senior Researcher at Bell Labs and working within the field of Pervasive Computing, Human Computer Interaction, and Distributed Systems. He has a PhD in Computer Science from Waseda University, Japan where he worked on the development of Human-Centered Software Architectures for Future Pervasive Systems and Internet of Things. From 2008-2010, he was at Lancaster University, UK focusing on Activity Modeling and Pervasive Displays and from 2004-2006 at Nokia Research Center, Tokyo working on Mobile and Embedded Systems. Fahim's work on Internet of Things, Distributed Middleware, Activity Modeling, Novel User Interfaces and Pervasive Displays have been published widely in international books and journals, presented at conferences across the world and has had projects commissioned. He's a former Microsoft Research Fellow and a member of the IEEE and the ACM. His work and publications can be viewed at

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