Conferences  [* Presenter]

Gonz ́alez Esparza, L., Cai, M., Palestino, I., Rebolledo-Mendez, G., Demmans Epp, C., & Cutumisu, M. Automatically Detecting Affect in Computerized Learning Environments: A Systematic Literature Review. In: Proceedings of the 20th Biennial European Association for Research on Learning and Instruction Conference. EARLI'23. August 2023, Thessaloniki , Greece 

*Cai, M., & Demmans Epp, C. Modeling Cognitive Load and Affect to Support Adaptive Online Learning. in: Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Educational Data Mining. EDM'22. 2022, July

*Cai, M., Demmans Epp, C., & Firoozi, T. (2022, July). Complex Learning Environments: Tensions in Student Perspectives that Indicate Competing Values. In Artificial Intelligence in Education. Posters and Late Breaking Results, Workshops and Tutorials, Industry and Innovation Tracks, Practitioners’ and Doctoral Consortium: 23rd International Conference, AIED 2022, Durham, UK, July 27–31, 2022, Proceedings, Part II (pp. 144-149).

*Cai, M., Zheng, B., & Demmans Epp, C. (2022, July). Towards Supporting Adaptive Training of Injection Procedures: Detecting Differences in the Visual Attention of Nursing Students and Experts. In Proceedings of the 30th ACM Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization (pp. 286-294).

*Cai, M., Akcayir, G., & Demmans Epp, C. (2021). Exploring Augmented Reality Games in Accessible Learning: A Systematic Review. CHI 2021: Adaptive Accessible AR/VR Systems, May 2021, Japan

*Dou, H., Li, Z., Cai, M., Cheng, K., Masuko, S., & Tanaka, J. (2019). Show something: intelligent shopping assistant supporting quick scene understanding and immersive preview. In Human Interface and the Management of Information. Information in Intelligent Systems: Thematic Area, HIMI 2019, Held as Part of the 21st HCI International Conference, HCII 2019, Orlando, FL, USA, July 26-31, 2019, Proceedings, Part II 21 (pp. 205-218). Springer International Publishing.

*Cai, M., & Tanaka, J. (2019). Remote shoulder-to-shoulder communication enhancing co-located sensation. In Proc of 12th International Conference on Advances in Computer-Human Interactions (ACHI) (pp. 80-85). (Best Paper Award)

*Cai, M., Masuko, S., & Tanaka, J. (2018). Shopping together: a remote co-shopping system utilizing spatial gesture interaction. In Human-Computer Interaction. Interaction Technologies: 20th International Conference, HCI International 2018, Las Vegas, NV, USA, July 15–20, 2018, Proceedings, Part III 20 (pp. 219-232). Springer International Publishing.

*Cai, M., & Tanaka, J. (2017, October). Trip together: a remote pair sightseeing system supporting gestural communication. In Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Human Agent Interaction (pp. 317-324).

*Cai, M., Masuko, S., & Tanaka, J. (2018, March). Gesture-based mobile communication system providing side-by-side shopping feeling. In Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces Companion (pp. 1-2).


Cai, M., & Tanaka, J. (2019). Go together: providing nonverbal awareness cues to enhance co-located sensation in remote communication. Human-centric computing and information sciences, 9, 1-25.

Symposiums [* Presenter]

*Minghao Cai, Soh Masuko and Jiro Tanaka. Analyzing Interaction in Remote Joint Shopping System. The 12th International collaboration Symposium on Information, Production and Systems (ISIPS 2018), pp 57-58. Nov. 2018, Japan (Excellent Paper Award)

*Hao Dou, Zhinan Li, Minghao Cai, Kelvin Cheng, Soh Masuko and Jiro Tanaka. Immersive Mixed Reality Shopping System Based on Scene Recognition. The 12th International collaboration Symposium on Information, Production and Systems (ISIPS 2018). Nov. 2018, Japan


Student design:   Let’s Go Outside — a telecommunication assistant system for people with inconveniences  by Minghao Cai,  is selected and presented in the 20th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, USA, July 2018  Read more

Poster: A Remote Sightseeing System Providing Trip Together Feeling, Minghao Cai, Jiro Tanaka, The 11th International collaboration Symposium on Information, Production and Systems (ISIPS 2017), November 2017, Japan (Excellent Poster Presentation Award)