Category Archives: What’s On

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 … Continue reading

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This week at SMARTlab!

Global Education Summit, 26-27 March SMARTlab is proud to participate in the inaugural meeting of the Global Education Summit in Istanbul, with the President of Turkey and senior Ministers, the Education Director of the OECD, Director of Intel EMEA, et … Continue reading

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Roaring with the Crowd: Clilly Castigla (SMARTlab Associate Researcher and previously Technical Director of SMARTlab London) wows the TED community with her full realisation of the Crowd Game: ubiquitous computing for community collaboration!

Check it out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LyouYI_Q2ZY

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This week in Toronto….G3ICT- DEEP

This year’s DEEP goes deeper than ever before into the terrain of Inclusive Design: http://deep.idrc.ocadu.ca/agenda/

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SMARTlab participates in ERACAN+: the premiere Collaborative Platform of the European Commission for Research Excellence in Canadian Research Partnership and Knowledge Transfer!

Professor Lizbeth Goodman spoke at the morning kickoff meeting at the MARS Research hub in Toronto in June, and joined government officials and European representatives on an industry and accelerator tour. SMARTlab and the IDRC of Ireland are soon to … Continue reading

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MeetShareDance Integrated Dance Festival, Open Forum, Workshop and Flashmob – come and dance!

Calling all dancers and dance enthusiasts, of all levels of experience and ability: the European/International MeetShareDance Festival is now on at UCD, led by Choreographer Cathy O’Kennedy (Fluxusdance, Counterbalance – Arts and Disability Ireland), with dancer Bobby Byrne (Counterbalance) with … Continue reading

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Attention SMARTlab collaborators and associated networks: the second call for research proposals in the ASSISTID programme is now open!

ASSISTID is an EU Marie Curie research programme coordinated by the DOCTRID Research Institute (www.doctrid.ie). The DRI brings together researchers from all of the universities and 3 Institutes of Technology on the island of Ireland in addition to partners in … Continue reading

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SMARTlab sends a big shout out to Pierre Jolivet…

…who earned a 1st Class Honours Awards for his MFA with NCAD. Pierre’s page from the exhibition catalogue for his show in Dublin can be seen in here and the video of his groundbreaking new installation work is here – enjoy!

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Media Meets Literacy, Warsaw, Poland, 20-22 May 2015

Professor Lizbeth Goodman joins an international panel of media and literacy experts from industry, academia and the private sector to consider real and impactful research. Lizbeth will present on ‘Living Again with Assistive Technologies’ in the Time For Inspiration: Best … Continue reading

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The Knitting Map Symposium: Art, community and controversy 2005 – 2015, 14 May 2015

River Room, Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork Thursday 14th May, 2014 10.30am – 6.30pm This symposium brings together art critics and other commentators to discuss a decade of The Knitting Map; its making, reception and future. This includes a keynote address … Continue reading

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