SMARTlab IDRC Seminars @ UCD (January, 2017)

Please join us for the seminar presentations and linked Horizon 2020 bid planning meeting on the subject of Inclusive Design and Creative Technology Innovation for Real Social Change!

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Rapid-fire Research Slide Share Event at NCAD

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HACK ACCESS DUBLIN a huge hit!

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Professor Lizbeth Goodman will deliver a Keynote at the Virtual Systems and Multimedia IEEE Conference 2016

Professor Lizbeth Goodman will deliver a Keynote at the Virtual Systems and Multimedia IEEE Conference 2016: http://www.vsmm2016.org/keynotes

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 Goes to IRC Steam Workshop

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’
  • Çağrı Çubukçu: “Creative Gamification”

If you wish to get more information about IRC STEAM, please follow this link.

The full programme of the workshop can also be found below:

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SMARTlab’s and Hao2’s Top Innovation Team Nominations

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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SMARTlab, Hao2 and All These Worlds Featured on TV3’s Gadget Buzz

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NASA Mars Simulated Space Mission successful in the Virtual World!

Professor Jacki Morie of SMARTlab/School of Architecture, UCD and All These Worlds Ltd. played a crucial role in training the NASA team released this week from their year’s confinement in the Hawaiin simulated Space Station. Prof Morie created and ran the virtual world connecting the astronauts to their families and to the space station back at base!

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-37211051

http://news.nationalgeographic.com/2016/08/nasa-mars-hi-seas-hawaii-human-mission-space-science/

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Professor Jutta Treviranus’ InclusiveMissive Hits the News!

The Globe and Mail included an lightly edited down and renamed version of my OpEd in the commentary section:
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/rob-commentary/were-all-misfit-consumers-we-need-inclusive-design/article31587796/

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SMARTlab Delivers Keynote at IFET 2016

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SMARTLab’s Professor Lizbeth Goodman, Professor Jacki Morie, Nikki Herbertson and Bo Zhang travel to Northeast Normal University (http://en.nenu.edu.cn/), Changchun, China to deliver keynotes on Educational Technology and Real Positive Social Change (http://cs.nenu.edu.cn/ifet/index.html#/)

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