Amela SadagicORG The PeleGroup Title BIO Dr. Sadagic designed and led "Imagining the Future", a project that actively involved K-12 community in exploring advanced digital technologies, and co-designed "Seals on Camera", distance learning project that used videoconferencing to connect high school students with researchers in the Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk. In addition to this work, Dr. Sadagic chairs the Application QoS Needs Design Team, one of four design teams within Internet2 QoS Working Group. In 1999 and 2000 Dr. Sadagic was responsible for technical coordination of multiple US university research teams that took part in the National Tele-Immersion Initiative, an Internet2 project sponsored by Advanced Network and Services and led by Chief Scientist Jaron Lanier. In the past she was a member of research teams at the University College London and the Institute for Automatics and Computer Science in Sarajevo, and thought computer graphics courses at the University of Westminster in London, UK, and the University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Dr. Sadagic regularly contributes and publishes articles in professional journals and conferences, and is a member of several professionally related review committees. Her research interests include the use of collaboration and collaborative environments in education, student agency, tele-immersion, presence in Virtual Reality and study of QoS (Quality of Service) needs of advanced applications in broadband networks. Dr. Sadagic holds the degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the University of Sarajevo, and PhD degree in Computer Science from the University College London.
Sessions and Presentations
Time 10/16/03 08:45AM-10:00AM