Collaborative Appropriation: How Couples, Teams, Groups and Communities Adapt and Adopt Technologies

Michael Muller, Katja Neureiter, Alina Krischkowsky, Manfred Tscheligi
2016 Proceedings of the 19th ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing Companion - CSCW '16 Companion  
Previous workshops and papers have examined how individual users adopt and adapt technologies to meet their own local needs, by "completing design through use." However, there has been little systematic study of how groups of people engage collaboratively in these activities. This workshop opens a discussion for these under-studied forms of collaborative appropriation, using a broad range of perspectives including empirical data, design explorations, research, and critique. . His work combines
more » ... His work combines fieldwork with usercentered design methods to further understand people's everyday practices, different stakeholder's needs, and how people appropriate technology. He has been working in various projects related to healthcare, physical computing and sustainable HCI. Manfred Tscheligi is a Professor for HCI & Usability at the University of Salzburg, directing the Center for HCI. Over the years he was involved on range of conference activities including a variety of workshops. Website https://projects.hci.sbg.ac.at/cscw2016/
doi:10.1145/2818052.2855508 dblp:conf/cscw/MullerNKT16 fatcat:5qwilasbabckxau2pptas3wdlq