Amanda Williams

Personal Homepage
http://metamanda.com/
Employer
Wyld Collective Ltd. (http://wyldco.com/)
Email
metamanda@gmail.com

Amanda Williams is a co-founder of Wyld Collective Ltd, an independent interaction design and research consultancy based in Montréal. She received her Ph.D. from UC Irvine's School of Information and Computer Sciences, advised by Paul Dourish. Her research currently centers on mobility, tactile interaction, design ethnography, and DIY. Methodologically omnivorous, she engages in ethnography, design, and both software and hardware hacking. Previously, she wandered Silicon Valley designing icons and user interfaces.

Publication Statistics

Publication period start
2003
Publication period end
2012
Number of co-authors
33

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Publications

Kabisch, Eric, Williams, Amanda (2012): Vice interfaces. In: Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Tangible and Embedded Interaction , 2012, . pp. 343-346. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2148131.2148213

Williams, Amanda, Hughes, Lynn, Simon, Bart (2010): Propinquity: exploring embodied gameplay. In: Proceedings of the 2010 International Conference on Uniquitous Computing , 2010, . pp. 387-388. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1864431.1864449

Williams, Amanda, Rosner, Daniela K. (2009): Wiimote hackery studio proposal. In: Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Tangible and Embedded Interaction , 2009, . pp. 365-368. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1709886.1709976

Nadeau, Bruno, Williams, Amanda (2009): Tactful interaction: exploring interactive social touch through a collaborative tangible i. In: Villar, Nicolas, Izadi, Shahram, Fraser, Mike, Benford, Steve (eds.) TEI 2009 - Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Tangible and Embedded Interaction February 16-18, 2009, Cambridge, UK. pp. 147-152. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1517664.1517700

Buechley, Leah, Rosner, Daniela K., Paulos, Eric, Williams, Amanda (2009): DIY for CHI: methods, communities, and values of reuse and customization. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2009 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems , 2009, . pp. 4823-4826. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1520340.1520750

Brown, Barry, O\'Hara, Kenton, Kindberg, Timothy, Williams, Amanda (2009): Crowd computer interaction. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2009 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems , 2009, . pp. 4755-4758. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1520340.1520733

Williams, Amanda, Anderson, Ken, Dourish, Paul (2008): Anchored mobilities: mobile technology and transnational migration. In: Proceedings of DIS08 Designing Interactive Systems , 2008, . pp. 323-332. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1394445.1394480

Brewer, Johanna, Williams, Amanda, Dourish, Paul (2007): A handle on what's going on: combining tangible interfaces and ambient displays for collab. In: Ullmer, Brygg, Schmidt, Albrecht (eds.) Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Tangible and Embedded Interaction 2007, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA, February 15-17, 2007 , 2007, . pp. 3-10. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1226969.1226971

Brewer, Johanna, Williams, Amanda, Dourish, Paul (2007): A handle on what\'s going on: combining tangible interfaces and ambient displays for colla. In: Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Tangible and Embedded Interaction , 2007, . pp. 3-10. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1226969.1226971

Krumm, John, Anderson, Ken, Roibas, Anxo Cereijo, Brandtzaeg, Petter Bae, Rompaey, Veerle Van, Tuomela, Urpo, Burke, Anthony, Paulos, Eric, Williams, Amanda, Jang, Seiie, Mase, Kenji, Laerhoven, Kristof van, Lee, Sanggoog, Cotroneo, Domenico, Flora, Cristiano di (2007): UbiComp 2006 Workshops, Part 1. In IEEE Pervasive Computing, 6 (1) pp. 92-94. http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MPRV.2007.22

Williams, Amanda, Dourish, Paul (2006): Imagining the City: The Cultural Dimensions of Urban Computing. In IEEE Computer, 39 (9) pp. 38-43. http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2006.313

Williams, Amanda, Kabisch, Eric, Dourish, Paul (2005): From Interaction to Participation: Configuring Space Through Embodied Interaction. In: Beigl, Michael, Intille, Stephen S., Rekimoto, Jun, Tokuda, Hideyuki (eds.) UbiComp 2005 Ubiquitous Computing - 7th International Conference September 11-14, 2005, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 287-304. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/11551201_17

Kabisch, Eric, Williams, Amanda, Dourish, Paul (2005): Symbolic objects in a networked gestural sound interface. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2005 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems , 2005, . pp. 1513-1516. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1056808.1056954

Chi, Ed H., Rosien, Adam, Supattanasiri, Gesara, Williams, Amanda, Royer, Christiaan, Chow, Celia, Robles, Erica, Dalal, Brinda, Chen, Julie (2003): The bloodhound project: automating discovery of web usability issues using the InfoScentp . In: Cockton, Gilbert, Korhonen, Panu (eds.) Proceedings of the ACM CHI 2003 Human Factors in Computing Systems Conference April 5-10, 2003, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, USA. pp. 505-512.