Embodied social proxy: mediating interpersonal connection in hub-and-satellite teams

@inproceedings{Venolia2010EmbodiedSP,
  title={Embodied social proxy: mediating interpersonal connection in hub-and-satellite teams},
  author={Gina Venolia and John C. Tang and Ruy Cervantes and Sara Bly and George G. Robertson and Bongshin Lee and Kori Inkpen Quinn},
  booktitle={CHI},
  year={2010}
}
Current business conditions have given rise to distributed teams that are mostly collocated except for one remote member. These "hub-and-satellite" teams face the challenge of the satellite colleague being out-of-sight and out-of-mind. We developed a telepresence device, called an Embodied Social Proxy (ESP), which represents the satellite coworker 24x7. Beyond using ESPs in our own group, we deployed an ESP in four product teams within our company for six weeks. We studied how ESP was used… CONTINUE READING

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