Bringing Together Interactive Digital Storytelling with Tangible Interaction: Challenges and Opportunities

  • Alejandro CatalaEmail author
  • Mariët Theune
  • Cristina Sylla
  • Pedro Ribeiro
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10690)


This workshop aims to explore challenges and potential opportunities in bringing interactive digital storytelling into the realm of tangible and embodied interaction. To this end, experts from both fields are invited to present and discuss their ideas. Besides fostering discussion and potential collaborations, the goal is to come up with new and suitable computational storytelling models and define design guidelines/strategies.


Storytelling Tangible interaction Intelligent systems Computational models 



Alejandro Catala has received funding support from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Sklodowska-Curie grant agreement No 701991. Cristina Sylla has been financed by the Human Potential Operating Programme (HPOP) of the European Social Fund, and the Portuguese Ministry for Science, Technology and Higher Education (MCTES) Postdoctoral Grant SFRH/BPD/111891/2015.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alejandro Catala
    • 1
    Email author
  • Mariët Theune
    • 1
  • Cristina Sylla
    • 2
  • Pedro Ribeiro
    • 3
  1. 1.Human Media InteractionUniversity of TwenteEnschedeThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Center for Child Studies/engageLabUniversity of MinhoBragaPortugal
  3. 3.Rhine-Waal University of Applied SciencesKamp-LintfortGermany

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