1990’s – Jutta Treviranus – Inclusive Design Toolkit –At the beginning of her career, for the first personal computers – the Apple II Plus, the Tandy Model 100, the Texas Instruments computers, and later the Commodore 64 and Vic 20 – Treviranus designed alternative access systems for people with disabilities. She was assisted by experts at the University of Washington, the National Research Council Rehabilitation Technology Unit and the Microcomputer Application Program at the Hugh MacMillan Centre.
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Dr. Jacki Morie will be giving a free lecture on the subject of:
‘The Ultimate Selfie: Musings on the Future of Our Human Identity’ including a herstory/history of developments in virtual reality and the impact of visualisation technologies on human agency over time.
Date: Monday 13 February, 1-2pm
Funded by the ACM Distinguished Speakers Series.
All welcome. Free tickets can be reserved online here:
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SMARTlab PhDs and Postdocs and Faculty will also contribute to the panel, including Prof Jacki Morie, Dr Eleni Mangina, Dr Joe Eyerman, Dr Aviva Cohen, Dr Cathy Dalton, Dr Nigel Robb, Dr Shane Keaveny, Colin Keogh, Cagri Cubucku and Bo Zhang.
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SMARTlab director Lizbeth Goodman will be giving a speech at the Irish Research Council STEAM: A Workshop to Cultivate Interdisciplinary Research in Ireland. Her speech is titled “Full Steam ahead: on STEAM, R-STEAM, G-STEAM and the need for Inclusive Design in Education”.
Other members of the SMARTlab team will be giving speeches in the same plenary session. Members and their titles can be found below.
Dr Shane Keaveney and Colin Keogh: “Disruptive Tech for New STEAM Applications”,
Dr Anita McKeown: “Water in the Desert: using a novel STEAM curriculum tool for creative placemaking’
Professor Lizbeth Goodman of SMARTlab, and Nikki Herbertson of Hao2, nominated and shortlisted in the top 4 of Ireland’s innovation teams 2016 for Knowledge Transfer Ireland, NOVA and Enterprise Ireland:
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