SMARTlab’s Kerry Success

SMARTlab Kerry hosted another six day intensive PhD seminar, to bring a global community of vibrant research and innovation to the Iveragh Peninsula!

Follow the links for the news coverage of the event:

http://www.irishexaminer.com/ireland/event-looks-to-lift-confidence-on-skellig-coast-hit-by-emigration-443782.html

http://www.radiokerry.ie/smartlab-conference-attracts-phd-students-leading-academics-cahersiveen/

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Best in Category: Professor Jutta Treviranus of the IDRC Canada and SMARTlab supports a major Microsoft initiative, leading to honours for Kat Holmes and her key research via the Inclusive Design Toolkit!

samhavi1990’s – Jutta Treviranus – Inclusive Design ToolkitAt 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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IBM Watson Connected Health Project for Hospital Bed Management in the News!

Please follow the link for more details:

https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:6235388715137527808/

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A Free Lecture by Dr Jacki Morie at the Science Gallery

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:
https://dublin.sciencegallery.com/events/2017/02/jacquelynfordmorieultimateselfie

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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!

Download Download Ann Heelan and Karen A. Franck’s Flyer
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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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