Seminars & Events

The CTN holds a monthly seminar series inviting leading academics, designers and practitioners to present cutting edge work in the fields of HCI, Interaction Design and User Experience. The seminars are hosted on a rotating basis by UCD’s School of Information & Communication Studies , UCD’s School of Computer Science and NCAD.

 

29th April 2016- Kevin Doherty

School of Computer Science and Statistics, Trinity College Dublin

Title: Engaging with Psychological Wellbeing: The Design of Technologies for Self Report

Venue: Rm 107, UCD School of Information & Communication Studies

 

27th May 2016- Dr Nadia Pantidi

School of Applied Psychology, University College Cork

Title: Reconsidering sustainability and engagement for digitally connected communities

Venue: E3.29, UCD O’Brien Science Building

 

28th October 2016- Dr Brendan Rooney

School of Psychology, University College Dublin

Title: Attention and emotion in reading the minds of fictional characters, avatars and “real” people

Venue: D107, Newman Building, University College Dublin

 

25th November 2016- Dr Sandy Gould

UCLIC, University College London

Title: Input engineering: redesigning input and building better interfaces

Venue: E3.37, UCD O’Brien Science Building

 

2nd December 2016- Dr Jens Edlund

Department of Speech, Music & Hearing, KTH Sweden

Title: Humans (and machines) in face-to-face interaction

Venue: D107, Newman Building, UCD

 

27th January 2017- Dr Paula Silva

Department of Design Innovation, Maynooth University

Title: Beyond Ageism: Designing Inclusive, Fun, and Humane User Interfaces for Older People

Venue: E3.37, UCD O’Brien Science Building

 

24th February 2017- Dr Luigina Ciolfi

The Cultural, Communication and Computing Research Institute, Sheffield Hallam University

Title: The Collaborative Design of Tangible Interactions in Museums

Venue: D107, Newman Building, University College Dublin

 

31st March 2017- Dr Conor Linehan

School of Applied Psychology, University College Cork

Title: The Challenge of Scholarship in Inter-Disciplinary Research

Venue: E3.37, UCD O’Brien Science Building

 

5th April 2017- Emilie Giles

Department of Computing & Communications, The Open University

Title: Stories, Crafting and Electronics: Using E-textiles to Create Personal Interactive Experiences with Blind and Visually Impaired Users

Venue: D107, Newman Building, UCD

 

28th April 2017- Dr Gavin Doherty

School of Computer Science & Statistics, Trinity College Dublin