Creativity Support Tools: A Grand Challenge for HCI Researchers [chapter]

Ben Shneiderman
2008 Engineering the User Interface  
Human-computer interaction researchers can play a key role in designing, implementing, and evaluating a new generation of creativity support tools. Understanding creative processes, especially when mediated by user interfaces will remain a continuing challenge, especially in dealing with novice and expert users, across a variety of disciplines. The expected outcomes include (1) refined theories of technology-supported creative processes, (2) active discussion of useroriented empirical research
more » ... ethods, (3) new software architectures, database management strategies, and networking technologies, and (4) improved user interfaces to support discover and innovation, especially in collaborative environments. M. Redondo et al. (eds.), Engineering the User Interface,
doi:10.1007/978-1-84800-136-7_1 fatcat:7vi4rj2ozzhttjcdsqwt4266ve