Publications

I3Lab research team has many publications at some of the most important international conferences in Human computer Interaction, Computer Science, and Design

2020

Conference Paper
Micol Spitale, Fabio Catania, Pietro Crovari, Franca Garzotto.
Multicriteria Decision Analysis and Conversational Agents for children with autism
Submitted to Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences 2020 (HICCS 2020) (to appear)

2019

Journal Paper
Juan Pablo Hourcade, Alissa N. Antle, Michail Giannakos, Janet C. Read, Panos Markopoulos, Franca Garzotto, and Andrea Palumbos.
Designing for Uprooted Children: Issues, Challenges and Opportunities
In ACM Interactions (to appear)

Journal Paper
Franca Garzotto.
Interactive Smart Spaces: New directions for Inclusive Education?
In Frontier in Psychology – section: Educational Psychology. Special Issue on “New Educational Technologies and Their Impact on Students' Well-being and Inclusion Process: Insights from Italy”
(Note: Frontiers ranks as the 5th most-cited publisher among the 20 largest publishers in 2019 (IEEE is the 10th). Frontiers in Psychology is the largest and most cited journal in its field, impact factor 2.129, 13.211 citations in 2019)

Journal Paper
Beatrice Aruanno and Franca Garzotto.
MemHolo: Mixed Reality Experiences for Subjects with Alzheimer’s Disease
Multimedia Tools and Applications 78 (10), 13517-13537

Book Chapter
Franca Garzotto.
Designing Interactive Multisensory Smart Spaces
In “Environmental Design, Multisensory Experience, Innovative Interaction Technology and Sensorial Perception”
(eds. Bisson M. et al.) Springer Series in Design and Innovation (to appear)

Conference Paper
Fabio Catania, Franca Garzotto, Daniele Occhiuto.
Emoty: an Emotionally Sensitive Conversational Agent for People with Neurodevelopmental Disorder
In Proceedings IEEE Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS) 2019 (to appear) – BEST FULL PAPER AWARD – IBM FACULTY AWARD

Conference Paper
Aurora Constantin, Jessica Korte, Jerry Alan Fails, Judith Good, Cristina Adriana Alexandru, Mihaela Dragomir, Helen Pain, Juan Pablo Hourcade, Eva Eriksson, Annalu Waller, and Franca Garzotto.
Pushing the Boundaries of Participatory Design with Children with Special Needs 
In Proceedings of the 18th ACM International Conference on Interaction Design and Children (IDC '19). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 697-705. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3311927.3325165

Conference Paper
Juan Pablo Hourcade, Alissa N. Antle, Michail Giannakos, Jerry Alan Fails, Janet C. Read, Panos Markopoulos, Franca Garzotto, and Andrea Palumbos. 
Child-Computer Interaction SIG: Designing for Refugee Children 
In Extended Abstracts of the 2019 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA '19). ACM, New York, NY, USA, Paper SIG10, 4 pages. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3290607.3311760

Conference Paper
Aurora Constantin, Jessica Korte, Jerry Alan Fails, Cristina Adriana Alexandru, Mihaela Dragomir, Helen Pain, Judith Good, Franca Garzotto, Eva Eriksson, and Annalu Waller. 
Expecting the Unexpected in Participatory Design
In Extended Abstracts of the 2019 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA '19). ACM, New York, NY, USA, Paper SIG07, 4 pages. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3290607.3311758

Conference Paper
Aurora Constantin, Jessica Korte, Jerry Alan Fails, Cristina Adriana Alexandru, Mihaela Dragomir, Helen Pain, Judith Good, Franca Garzotto, Eva Eriksson, and Annalu Waller. 
Expecting the Unexpected in Participatory Design
In Extended Abstracts of the 2019 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA '19). ACM, New York, NY, USA, Paper SIG07, 4 pages. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3290607.3311758

Conference Paper
Mirko Gelsomini, Giulia Cosentino, Micol Spitale, Mattia Gianotti, Davide Fisicaro, Giulia Leonardi, Fabiano Riccardi, Agnese Piselli, Eleonora Beccaluva, Barbara Bonadies, Lucia Di Terlizzi, Martino Zinzone, Shanti Alberti, Christelle Rebourg, Marina Carulli, Franca Garzotto, Venanzio Arquilla, Mario Bisson, Barbara Del Curto, and Monica Bordegoni.
Magika, a Multisensory Environment for Play, Education and Inclusion
In Extended Abstracts of the 2019 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA '19). ACM, New York, NY, USA, Paper LBW0277, 6 pages. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3290607.3312753

Conference Paper
Micol Spitale, Fabio Catania, Giulia Cosentino, Mirko Gelsomini, and Franca Garzotto.
WIYE: building a corpus of children's audio and video recordings with a story-based app
In Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces: Companion (IUI '19). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 33-34. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3308557.3308684

Conference Paper
Giulia Cosentino, Giulia Leonardi, Mirko Gelsomini, Micol Spitale, Mattia Gianotti, Franca Garzotto, and Venanzio Arquilla. 2019.
GENIEL: an auto-generative intelligent interface to empower learning in a multi-sensory environment
In Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces: Companion (IUI '19). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 27-28. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3308557.3308685 – BEST FULL PAPER AWARD

Conference Paper
Mirko Gelsomini, Micol Spitale, Eleonora Beccaluva, Leonardo Viola, and Franca Garzotto. 2019.
Reflex: adaptive learning beyond the screen
In Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces: Companion (IUI '19). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 29-30. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3308557.3308689

Conference Paper
Amirreza Rouhi, Micol Spitale, Fabio Catania, Giulia Cosentino, Mirko Gelsomini, and Franca Garzotto. 2019.
Emotify: emotional game for children with autism spectrum disorder based-on machine learning 
In Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces: Companion (IUI '19). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 31-32. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3308557.3308688

Conference Paper
Davide Fisicaro, Franca Garzotto, Mirko Gelsomini, and Francesco Pozzi.
ELE - A Conversational Social Robot for Persons with Neuro-Developmental Disorders
In Proceedings of Human-Computer Interaction – INTERACT 2019 - 17th IFIP TC 13 International Conference, Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science (full paper – to appear)

Conference Paper
Micol Spitale, Mirko Gelsomini, Eleonora Beccaluva, Leonardo Viola, and Franca Garzotto. 2019.
Meeting the needs of people with Neuro-Developmental Disorder through a phygital approach
In Proceedings of ACM CHItaly ’19, Padova, Italy, September 23–25, 2019. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3351995.3352055 

Conference Paper
Pietro Crovari, Mattia Gianotti, Fabiano Riccardi, Franca Garzotto. 2019.
Designing a Smart Toy: guidelines from the experience with Smart Dolphin “SAM”
In Proceedings of ACM CHItaly ’19, Padova, Italy, September 23–25, 2019, 12 pages. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3351995.3352041 

2018

Journal Paper
Franca Garzotto and Mirko Gelsomini.
Magic Room: A Smart Space for Children with Neurodevelopmental Disorders
IEEE Pervasive Computing, Vol. 1, Issue 1 Jan.-Mar. 2018 pp 28-38 - DOI: 10.1109/MPRV.2018.011591060 – IEEE 2018

Journal Paper
Maria Soledad Pera, Jerry Alan Fails, Mirko Gelsomini, Franca Garzotto:
Building Community: Report on KidRec Workshop on Children and Recommender Systems at RecSys 2017 
ACM SIGIR Forum 52(1): 153-161(2018)

Journal Paper
Beatrice Aruanno and Franca Garzotto.
MemHolo: Mixed Reality Experiences for Subjects with Alzheimer’s Disease
Multimedia Tools and Applications 78 (10), 13517-13537

Book Chapter
Paolo Cremonesi, Franca Garzotto and Maurizio Ferrari Dacrema.
User Preference Sources: Explicit vs. Implicit Feedback 
In I. Candador and S. Berkovsky (eds.) “Collaborative Recommendations: Algorithms, Practical Challenges and Applications” Springer

Book Chapter
Franca Garzotto, Mirko Gelsomini, Mattia Gianotti, Fabiano Riccardi. 
Engaging Children with Neurodevelopmental Disorder through IoT- enabled Multisensory Interactive Experiences
In Alessandro Soro, Margot Brereton and Paul Roe (Eds.) “Social Internet of Things”, Springer

Conference Paper
Beatrice Aruanno, Franca Garzotto, Emanuele Torelli, and Francesco Vona. 2018.
HoloLearn: Wearable Mixed Reality for People with Neurodevelopmental Disorders (NDD)
In Proceedings of the 20th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility (ASSETS '18). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 40-51. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3234695.3236351

Conference Paper
Franca Garzotto, Emanuele Torelli, Francesco Vona and Beatrice Aruanno.
HoloLearn: Learning through Mixed Reality for People with Cognitive Disability 
In Proceedings of the 1st IEEE International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Virtual Reality (AIVR) 2018: pp. 189-190
http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/AIVR.2018.00042

Conference Paper
Mirko Gelsomini, Annalisa Rotondaro, Giulia Cosentino, Mattia Gianotti, Fabiano Riccardi, and Franca Garzotto. 2018.
On the Effects of a Nomadic Multisensory Solution for Children's Playful Learning
In Proceedings of the 2018 ACM International Conference on Interactive Surfaces and Spaces (ISS '18). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 189-201. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3279778.3279790

Conference Paper
Franca Garzotto, Nicolò Messina, Vito Matarazzo, Lukasz Moskwa, Gianluigi Oliva, and Riccardo Facchini. 2018.
Empowering Interventions for Persons with Neurodevelopmental Disorders through Wearable Virtual Reality and Bio-sensors.
In Proc.2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA '18). ACM, New York, NY, USA, Paper LBW618, 6 pages. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3170427.3188636

Conference Paper
Tommaso Loiacono, Marco Trabucchi, Nicolò Messina, Vito Matarazzo, Franca Garzotto, and Eleonora Aida Beccaluva. 2018.
Social MatchUP -: a Memory-like Virtual Reality Game for the Enhancement of Social Skills in Children with Neurodevelopmental Disorders.
In Proc. 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA '18). ACM, New York, NY, USA, Paper LBW619, 6 pages. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3170427.3188525

Conference Paper and Demo
Federica Carrozzo, Ruben Faccini, Angelo Falci, Beatrice Redaelli, Mirko Gelsomini, Giacomo Zannoni, and Franca Garzotto. 2018.
IDROPO, A Hydroponic Planting System to Teach Gardening Through Play.
In Proc. 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA '18). ACM, New York, NY, USA, Paper D319, 4 pages. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3170427.3186489

Conference Paper
Mario Scrocca, Nicola Ruaro, Daniele Occhiuto, and Franca Garzotto. 2018.
Jazzy: Leveraging Virtual Reality Layers for Hand-Eye Coordination in Users with Amblyopia.
In Proc. 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA '18). ACM, New York, NY, USA, DOI: ttps://doi.org/10.1145/3170427.3188618

Conference Paper
Alessandro Ubaldi, Mirko Gelsomini, Marzia Degiorgi, Giulia Leonardi, Simone Penati, Noëlie Ramuzat, Jacopo Silvestri, and Franca Garzotto. 2018.
Puffy, a Friendly Inflatable Social Robot.
In Proc. 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA '18). ACM, New York, NY, USA, Paper VS03, 1 pages. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3170427.3186595 Nomination for CHI 2018 Best Video - Golden Mouse Award

Conference Paper
Mirko Gelsomini, Micol Spitale, Eleonora Beccaluva, Leonardo Viola, and Franca Garzotto. 2019.
Reflex: adaptive learning beyond the screen
In Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces: Companion (IUI '19). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 29-30. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3308557.3308689

Conference Paper
Franca Garzotto, Mirko Gelsomini, Nicolo' Messina, Vito Matarazzo, Daniele Occhiuto
Designing Wearable Immersive “Social Stories” for Persons with Neurodevelopmental Disorder
In Proc. HCI International – The 20th International Conference on Human Computer Interaction – pp. 517-529, Springer LNCS
https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-92049-8\_37

Conference Paper
Davide Fisicaro, Franca Garzotto, Mirko Gelsomini, and Francesco Pozzi.
ELE - A Conversational Social Robot for Persons with Neuro-Developmental Disorders
In Proceedings of Human-Computer Interaction – INTERACT 2019 - 17th IFIP TC 13 International Conference, Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science (full paper – to appear)

Conference Paper
Jerry Alan Fails, Maria Soledad Pera, Natalia Kucirkova, and Franca Garzotto. 2018. International and interdisciplinary perspectives on children & recommender systems (KidRec).
In Proceedings of the 17th ACM Conference on Interaction Design and Children (IDC '18). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 705-712. https://doi.org/10.1145/3202185.3205866)

Conference Paper
Franca Garzotto, Vito Matarazzo, Nicolò Messina, Mirko Gelsomini and Carlo Riva
Improving Museum Accessibility through Storytelling in Wearable Immersive Virtual Reality
In Proceedings of IEEE Digital Heritage (to appear)

Conference Paper
Juan Carlos Jaramillo, Daniele Occhiuto, Franca Garzotto.
Artworks’ Features Discovery Through Engaging Conversations for Children 
In Proc. International Conference Florence Heri-tech 2018; IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering - Volume 364, conference - BEST POSTER AWARD

Conference Paper
Nicolò Messina, Vito Matarazzo, Daniele Occhiuto, Mirko Gelsomini and Franca Garzotto
Museum for All: Wearable Immersive Virtual Tours in Museums for People with Neurodevelopmental Disorders
Proc. International Conference Florence Heri-tech 2018; IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering. Volume 364, conference 1

2017

Journal Paper
Cremonesi, P., Elahi, M. & Garzotto, F.
User interface patterns in recommendation-empowered content intensive multimedia applications 
Multimedia Tools and Applications (2017) 76: 5275. doi:10.1007/s11042-016-3946-5 -Springer

Conference Paper
Beatrice Aruanno, Franca Garzotto, and Mario Covarrubias Rodriguez. 2017.
HoloLens-based Mixed Reality Experiences for Subjects with Alzheimer's Disease
In Proceedings of the 12th Biannual Conference on Italian SIGCHI Chapter (CHItaly '17). ACM, New York, NY, USA, Article 15, 9 pages. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3125571.3125589

Journal Paper
Alexis Rougnant, Mirko Gelsomini, Franca Garzotto
WAYZ: a co-designed touch-ready game for children with special needs to assess and improve visual perception skills 
IEEE 25th International Requirements Engineering Conference Workshops (REW), IEEE, pp. 160-163

Video in online IEEE journal 
Marzia De Giorgi, Franca Garzotto, Mirko Gelsomini, Giulia Leonardi, Simone Penati, Noëlie Ramuzat, Jacopo Silvestri, and Francesco Clasadonte.
Puffy - an Inflatable Mobile Interactive Companion for Children with Neurodevelopmental Disorders
In IEEE Spectrum. Link 

Conference Paper
Eleonora Aida Beccaluva, Andrea Bonarini, Roberto Cerabolini, Francesco Clasadonte, Franca Garzotto, Mirko Gelsomini, Vito Antonio Iannelli, Francesco Monaco, Leonardo Viola
Exploring engagement with robots among persons with neurodevelopmental disorders
In Proceedings 26th IEEE International Symposium on Robot and Human Interactive Communication (RO-MAN 2017). 903-909. DOI: 10.1109/ROMAN.2017.8172410

Conference Paper
Jerry Alan Fails, Maria Soledad Pera, Franca Garzotto, and Mirko Gelsomini. 2017.
KidRec: Children & Recommender Systems.
Workshop Co-located with ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys 2017). In Proceedings of the Eleventh ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys '17). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 376-377. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3109859.3109956

Conference Paper
Franca Garzotto, Mirko Gelsomini, Daniele Occhiuto, Vito Matarazzo, and Nicolò Messina. 2017.
Wearable Immersive Virtual Reality for Children with Disability: a Case Study
In Proceedings of the 2017 Conference on Interaction Design and Children (IDC '17). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 478-483. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3078072.3084312

Conference Paper
Mirko Gelsomini, Marzia Degiorgi, Franca Garzotto, Giulia Leonardi, Simone Penati, Noëlie Ramuzat, Jacopo Silvestri, and Francesco Clasadonte. 2017.
Designing a Robot Companion for Children with Neuro-Developmental Disorders 
In Proceedings of the 2017 Conference on Interaction Design and Children (IDC '17). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 451-457. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3078072.3084308

Conference Paper
Tommaso Loiacono, Marco Trabucchi, Nicolò Messina, Vito Matarazzo, Franca Garzotto, and Eleonora Aida Beccaluva. 2018.
Social MatchUP -: a Memory-like Virtual Reality Game for the Enhancement of Social Skills in Children with Neurodevelopmental Disorders.
In Proc. 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA '18). ACM, New York, NY, USA, Paper LBW619, 6 pages. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3170427.3188525

Conference Paper
Mirko Gelsomini, Franca Garzotto, Vito Matarazzo, Nicolò Messina, and Daniele Occhiuto. 2017.
Creating Social Stories as Wearable Hyper-Immersive Virtual Reality Experiences for Children with Neurodevelopmental Disorders
In Proceedings of the 2017 Conference on Interaction Design and Children (IDC '17). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 431-437. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3078072.3084305

Conference Paper
Garzotto F., Gelsomini M., Matarazzo V., Messina N., Occhiuto D. (2017)
XOOM: An End-User Development Tool for Web-Based Wearable Immersive Virtual Tours
In: Cabot J., De Virgilio R., Torlone R. (eds) Web Engineering. ICWE 2017. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 10360. Springer, Cham, 507-519. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-60131-1_36

Conference Paper
Mirko Gelsomini, Giulia Leonardi, Marzia Degiorgi, Franca Garzotto, Simone Penati, Jacopo Silvestri, Noëlie Ramuzat, and Francesco Clasadonte. 2017.
Puffy - an Inflatable Mobile Interactive Companion for Children with Neurodevelopmental Disorders
In Proceedings of the 2017 CHI Conference Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA '17). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 2599-2606. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3027063.3053245

Conference Paper
Garzotto F., Gelsomini M., Kinoe Y. 2017.
Puffy: A Mobile Inflatable Interactive Companion for Children with Neurodevelopmental Disorder 
In: Bernhaupt R., Dalvi G., Joshi A., K. Balkrishan D., O'Neill J., Winckler M. (eds) Proceedings of Human-Computer Interaction - INTERACT 2017. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 10514. Springer, Cham;
https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-67684-5_29

Workshop Paper
Mirko Gelsomini, Franca Garzotto, Carlo Riva.
Engaging Children with Neurodevelopmental Disorder through IoT- enabled Multisensory Interactive Experiences 
Online Proc. International Workshop “Designing the Social Internet of Things” – held at ACM CHI 2017

Conference Paper
Davide Fisicaro, Franca Garzotto, Mirko Gelsomini, and Francesco Pozzi.
ELE - A Conversational Social Robot for Persons with Neuro-Developmental Disorders
In Proceedings of Human-Computer Interaction – INTERACT 2019 - 17th IFIP TC 13 International Conference, Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science (full paper – to appear)

Conference Paper
Franca Garzotto, Mirko Gelsomini, and Victoria Tam.
Polipo - a Tangible Toy for Children with Neurodevelopmental Disorders 
In Proceedings of ACM TEI 2017 – 11th International Conference on Tangible, Embedded, and Embodied Interaction (TEI '17). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 11-20. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3024969.3025006

2016

Journal Paper
Yashar Deldjoo, Mehdi Elahi, Paolo Cremonesi, and Franca Garzotto.
Content-Based Video Recommendation System Based on Stylistic Visual Features 
Journal on Data Semantic (2016) 5: 99. doi:10.1007/s13740-016-0060-9 - Springer

Conference Paper
Tamas Motajcsek, Jean-Yves Le Moine, Martha Larson, Daniel Kohlsdorf, Andreas Lommatzsch, Domonkos Tikk, Omar Alonso, Paolo Cremonesi, Andrew Demetriou, Kristaps Dobrajs, Franca Garzotto, Ayşe Göker, Frank Hopfgartner, Davide Malagoli, Thuy Ngoc Nguyen, Jasminko Novak, Francesco Ricci, Mario Scriminaci, Marko Tkalcic, and Anna Zacchi. 2016.
Algorithms Aside: Recommendation As The Lens Of Life 
In Proceedings of the 10th ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys '16). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 215-219. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/2959100.2959164

Conference Paper
Bonarini, F. Garzotto, M. Gelsomini, F. Clasadonte, M. Romero.
Playful interaction with Teo, a Mobile Robot for Children with Neurodevelopmental Disorders
In Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Software Development and Technologies for Enhancing Accessibility and Fighting Info-exclusion (DSAI 2016). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 223-231. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3019943.3019976

Conference Paper
Franca Garzotto, Mirko Gelsomini, and Daniele Occhiuto
Wildcard: A Wearable Virtual Reality Storytelling Tool for Children with Intellectual Developmental Disability 
Proc. Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC'16), IEEE pp. 5188-5191 DOI: 10.1109/EMBC.2016.7591896

Conference Paper
Andrea Bonarini, Franca Garzotto, Mirko Gelsomini, Francesco Clasadonte, Massimiliano Romero. 2016. 
A Huggable, Mobile Robot for Developmental Disorder Interventions in a Multi-Modal Interaction Space 
Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Robot and Human Interactive Communication (RO-MAN) 2016 – BEST FULL PAPER AWARD

Conference Paper
Paolo Cremonesi, Antonella Di Rienzo, Franca Garzotto, Luigi Oliveto, and Pietro Piazzolla. 2016.
Smart Lighting for Fashion Store Windows 
In Proceedings of the International Working Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces (AVI '16), Paolo Buono, Rosa Lanzilotti, and Maristella Matera (Eds.). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 13-20. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2909132.2909259

Conference Paper
Franca Garzotto, Mirko Gelsomini, Francesco Clasadonte, Daniele Montesano, and Daniele Occhiuto. 2016.
Wearable Immersive Storytelling for Disabled Children
In Proceedings of the International Working Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces (AVI '16), Paolo Buono, Rosa Lanzilotti, and Maristella Matera (Eds.). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 196-203. DOI=http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2909132.2909256

Conference Paper
Antonella Di Rienzo, Paolo Tagliaferri, Francesco Arenella, Franca Garzotto, Cristina Frà, Paolo Cremonesi, and Massimo Valla. 2016.
Bridging Physical Space and Digital Landscape to Drive Retail Innovation 
In Proceedings of the International Working Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces (AVI '16), Paolo Buono, Rosa Lanzilotti, and Maristella Matera (Eds.). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 356-357. DOI=http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2909132.2926087

Conference Paper
Franca Garzotto, Mirko Gelsomini, Alessandro Pappalardo, Claudio Sanna, Erica Stella, and Michele Zanella. 2016.
Monitoring and Adaptation in Smart Spaces for Disabled Children
In Proceedings of the International Working Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces (AVI '16), Paolo Buono, Rosa Lanzilotti, and Maristella Matera (Eds.). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 224-227. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2909132.2909283

Conference Paper
Simone Colombo, Franca Garzotto, Mirko Gelsomini, Mattia Melli, and Francesco Clasadonte. 2016.
Dolphin Sam: A Smart Pet for Children with Intellectual Disability 
In Proceedings of the International Working Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces (AVI '16), Paolo Buono, Rosa Lanzilotti, and Maristella Matera (Eds.). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 352-353. DOI=http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2909132.2926090

Conference Paper
Franca Garzotto, Mirko Gelsomini, Alessandro Pappalardo, Claudio Sanna, Erica Stella, and Michele Zanella. 2016.
Using Brain Signals in Adaptive Smart Spaces for Disabled Children 
In Proceedings of the 2016 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA '16). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 1684-1690. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2851581.2892533

Conference Paper
Yashar Deldjoo, Mehdi Elahi, Paolo Cremonesi, Franca Garzotto, and Pietro Piazzolla.
Recommending Movies Based on Mise-en-Scene Design
In Proceedings of the 2016 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA '16). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 1540-1547. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2851581.289255

Conference Paper
Paolo Cremonesi, Antonella Di Rienzo, Franca Garzotto, Luigi Oliveto, and Pietro Piazzolla. 2016.
Dynamic and Interactive Lighting for Fashion Store Windows 
In Proceedings of the 2016 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA '16). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 2257-2263. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2851581.2892461

Conference Paper
Cremonesi P., Garzotto F., Gribaudo M., Piazzolla P., Iacono M. 2017. 
Toward a New Fashion Concepts Design Tool: The vMannequin Framework 
Proc. 30th European Conference on Modelling and Simulation - ECMS 2016. Rinaldi R., Bandinelli R. (eds) Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering, vol 413. Springer

Conference Paper
Franca Garzotto, Mirko Gelsomini.
Integrating Virtual Worlds and Mobile Robots in game based treatment for autistic children
In "Virtual Reality Enhanced Robotic Systems for Disability Rehabilitation” - Eds: Srikanta Patnaik and Priti Das, IGI Global, ISSN: 2327-9354

2015

Journal Paper
Franca Garzotto, Antonella Di Rienzo, Ayse Naciye Celebi Yilmaz, Luigi Oliveto, Paolo Cremonesi, Cristina Frà, and Massimo Valla. 2015.
Making Fashion More Trendy through Touchless Interactive Displays Integrated with Mobile Devices 
In Proceedings of the 2015 International Conference on Interactive Tabletops & Surfaces (ITS '15). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 429-432. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2817721.2823484

Conference Paper
Paolo Cremonesi, Mehdi Elahi, and Franca Garzotto. 2015.
Interaction Design Patterns in Recommender Systems 
In Proceedings of the 11th Biannual Conference on Italian SIGCHI Chapter (CHItaly 2015). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 66-73. DOI=http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2808435.2808442

Conference Paper
Yashar Deldjoo, Mehdi Elahi, Massimo Quadrana, Paolo Cremonesi, and Franca Garzotto. 2015.
Toward Effective Movie Recommendations Based on Mise-en-Scène Film Styles 
In Proceedings of the 11th Biannual Conference on Italian SIGCHI Chapter (CHItaly 2015). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 162-165. DOI=http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2808435.2808460

Conference Paper
Antonella Di Rienzo, Franca Garzotto, Paolo Cremonesi, Cristina Frà, and Massimo Valla. 2015.
Towards a smart retail environment 
In Adjunct Proceedings of the 2015 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing and Proceedings of the 2015 ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers (UbiComp/ISWC'15 Adjunct). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 779-782. DOI=http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2800835.2807955

Conference Paper
Antonella Di Rienzo, Franca Garzotto, Paolo Cremonesi, Cristina Frà, and Massimo Valla. 2015.
Integrated Interaction with Large and Small Devices 
In Proceedings of the 2015 Workshop on Future Mobile User Interfaces (FutureMobileUI '15). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 9-11. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2754633.2754888

Workshop Paper
Franca Garzotto, Mirko Gelsomini.
Playful Learning in Smart Spaces for Children with Intellectual Disability 
Online Proceedings of Workshop “PALX - Player and Learner Experience” held at ACM CHItaly Conference 2015

Conference Paper
Giovanni Agosta, William Fornaciari, Franca Garzotto, Mirko Gelsomini
Playful Supervised Smart Spaces (P3S): A framework for designing, implementing and deploying multisensory play experiences for children with special needs 
In Proceedings EUROMICRO conference in Digital Systems Design (DSD), Madeira, IEEE 2015, pp. 60-72

Conference Paper
Andrea Bonarini, Francesco Clasadonte, Franca Garzotto, and Mirko Gelsomini. 2015.
Blending robots and full-body interaction with large screens for children with intellectual disability 
In Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Interaction Design and Children (IDC '15). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 351-354. DOI=10.1145/2771839.2771914 http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/2771839.2771914

2014

Journal Paper
Garzotto F. and A. Sabiescu
Editorial of the Special Issue on Interactive storytelling for children
Int. Journal on Arts and Technology, Vol. 7, No. 1, 2014 p.1-4

Conference Paper
Franca Garzotto. 2014.
Interactive storytelling for children: a survey 
Int. Journal on Arts and Technology, Vol. 7, No. 1, 2014 – p. 5-16 DOI: 10.1504/IJART.2014.058940

Conference Paper
Laura Bartoli, Franca Garzotto, Mirko Gelsomini, Luigi Oliveto, and Matteo Valoriani.
Designing and evaluating touchless playful interaction for ASD children 
In Proceedings of the 2014 conference on Interaction design and children (IDC '14). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 17-26. DOI=10.1145/2593968.2593976 http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/2593968.2593976

Conference Paper
Franca Garzotto, Mirko Gelsomini, Roberto Mangano, Luigi Oliveto, and Matteo Valoriani. 2014.
From desktop to touchless interfaces: a model based approach 
In Proceedings of the 2014 International Working Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces (AVI '14). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 261-264. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/2598153.2598194 2014

Conference Paper
Franca Garzotto, Mirko Gelsomini, Luigi Oliveto, and Matteo Valoriani. 2014.
Motion-based touchless interaction for ASD children: a case study 
In Proceedings of the 2014 International Working Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces (AVI '14). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 117-120. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/2598153.2598197 - BEST SHORT PAPER AWARD

Conference Paper
Andrea Bonarini, Franca Garzotto, Mirko Gelsomini, and Matteo Valoriani. 2014.
Integrating human-robot and motion- based touchless interaction for children with intellectual disability 
In Proceedings of the 2014 International Working Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces (AVI '14). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 341-342. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/2598153.2600054

Workshop Paper
Andrea Bonarini, Franca Garzotto, Mirko Gelsomini, Luigi Oliveto, Matteo Valoriani.
Combining Touchless Interfaces, Robots, and Storytelling for ASD Children 
In Proceedings of the international Workshop: “Supporting Children with Complex Communication Needs” held at ACM International Conference of Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI) 2014

Conference Paper
Garzotto, M. Gelsomini, L. Oliveto. M. Valoriani
Designing and Evaluating Touchless Playful Interaction for ASD Children
In Proceedings of the 2014 conference on Interaction design and children (IDC '14). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 17-26. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/2593968.2593976 Proc. ACM IDC 2014, pp. 17.26

Conference Paper
J.P. Hourcade; F. Garzotto; A. Rozga; M. Tentori; P. Markopoulos; N. Pares; J. Good; H. Pain; M. Alper. 2014.
Supporting Children with Complex Communication Needs 
In Proc. ACM CHI Conf. on Human Factors in Computing Systems 2014 pp. 119-122, ACM New York, 2014

Conference Paper
P. Cremonesi, F. Garzotto, R. Pagano and M. Quadrana. 2014.
Recommending without Short Head
In Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on World Wide Web (WWW '14 Companion). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 245-246. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2567948.2577286

Book Chapter
Garzotto F., M. Valoriani, L. Bartoli. 2014.
Touchless Motion-based Interaction for Therapy of Autistic Children
In M. Ma, L. Jain, A. Whitehead, P. Anderson (eds) “Virtual and Augmented Reality in Healthcare”, Springer-Verlag, UK

2013

Conference Paper
Paolo Cremonesi, Franca Garzotto, and Massimo Quadrana. 2013.
Evaluating top-n recommendations "when the best are gone"
In Proceedings of the 7th ACM conference on Recommender systems (RecSys '13). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 339-342. DOI=http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2507157.2507225

Conference Paper
P. Cremonesi, F. Garzotto. R. Turrin.
User-Centric vs. System-Centric Evaluation of Recommender Systems
In: Proceeding INTERACT'13 the 14th IFIP TC 13 International conference on Human-computer Interaction. Springer . Lecture Notes in Computer Science 8119 pp. 332-351

Conference Paper
P. Cremonesi, F. Garzotto.
Smoothly Extending e-Tourism Services with Personalized Recommendations: A Case Study.
Proc. 14th Int. Conf. on E-Commerce and Web Technologies - EC-Web 2013, Prague, Czech Republic, Aug. 27-28, 2013. Springer 2013 Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing ISBN 978-3-642-39877-3. pp 174-181

Conference Paper
Franca Garzotto and Matteo Valoriani. 2013.
Touchless gestural interaction with small displays: a case study
In Proceedings of the Biannual Conference of the Italian Chapter of SIGCHI (CHItaly '13). ACM, New York, NY, USA, Article 26, 10 pages. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/2499149.2499154

Conference Paper
Laura Bartoli, Clara Corradi, Franca Garzotto, and Matteo Valoriani. 2013.
Exploring motion-based touchless games for autistic children's learning
In Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Interaction Design and Children (IDC '13). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 102-111. DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2485760.2485774

2012

Journal Paper
Paolo Cremonesi, Franca Garzotto, Roberto Turrin. 2012.
Investigating the Persuasion Potential of Recommender Systems from a Quality Perspective: an Empirical Study
ACM TRANSACTIONS ON INTERACTIVE INTELLIGENT SYSTEMS, vol. 2, p. 1-41, ISSN: 2160-6455, doi:10.1145/2209310.2209314

Journal Paper
Garzotto F., M. Bordogna (2012).
Paper-based Multimedia Interaction and Disabled Children: From Experience to Learning-for-All 
International Journal Of Arts And Technology, vol. 5, p.126-150 , ISSN: 1754-8853, doi: 10.1504/IJART. 2012.046271

Conference Paper
Paolo Cremonesi, Francesco Epifania, and Franca Garzotto. 2012.
User profiling vs. accuracy in recommender system user experience.
In Proceedings of the International Working Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces (AVI '12), Genny Tortora, Stefano Levialdi, and Maurizio Tucci (Eds.). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 717-720. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2254556.2254692

Conference Paper
Franca Garzotto, Matteo Valoriani (2012).
Don't touch the oven 
Proceedings of the ACM International Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces - AVI '12. p. 721-724, ISBN: 9781450312875, doi: 10.1145/2254556.2254693

Conference Paper
Paolo Cremonesi, Franca Garzotto, Roberto Turrin. 2012.
User effort vs. accuracy in rating-based elicitation
In: Proceedings of the 6th ACM conference on Recommender systems - RecSys '12. p. 27-34 , ACM, ISBN: 9781450312707, Dublin, doi : 10.1145/2365952.2365963

Conference Paper
P Cremonesi, A Donatacci, F Garzotto, R Turrin. 2012.
Decision-Making in Recommender Systems: The Role of User's Goals and Bounded Resources
In: RecSys 2012 Workshop on Human Decision Making in Recommender Systems (Decisions@ RecSys' 12). p. 1-8, Dublin