ACM UbiComp 2001: International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing
In the modern networked office, we have an issue as to how to create a community in coffee break spaces. The Meeting Pot system consists of a networked coffee maker and coffee aroma generators. When the coffee maker is turned on, it sends out a message via smell, e-mails, or web site. We have installed the Meeting Pot system in our faculty building and have tested the feasibility.