News, Events, Seminars



RA post on HUMAN project

RA post on HUMAN project
We are recruiting a Research Associate to to explore how cutting-edge augmented reality systems can be used to provide cognitive and psychological support for people in busy and complex work environments as part of the HUMAN project! This post is available from 1st Feb 2017 and is funded for 18…
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UCLIC Research Seminar 9th November: Tilde Bekker, Eindhoven University of Technology - Creating tools for teachers and children to support Design-Based Learning (DBL) in schools

UCLIC Research Seminar 9th November: Tilde Bekker, Eindhoven University of Technology - Creating tools for teachers and children to support Design-Based Learning (DBL) in schools
This seminar is co-organised by UCL KL and UCLIC. *Please note changed seminar location. Following a Design Based Learning approach can provide an integrated process to teach children some of the 21st century skills, such as problem solving, creativity and critical thinking in an integrated…
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Ann Blandford awarded for achievements in Computing

Ann Blandford awarded for achievements in Computing
Ann Blandford has received an award to celebrate her scientific achievements and ability to inspire others. She is one of the first five women to receive this award for achievements in Computing. The award is part of the MRC Clinical Sciences Centre's initiative to celebrate women in maths and…
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Digital Stories of the new MSc students

Digital Stories of the new MSc students
As part of the Opening of Session induction week, the new MSc students worked hard this week making digital stories, to explain what HCI is to young adults (aged 13-16yrs). Last Friday was the screening of the videos, and the whole class as well as UCLIC staff could vote on a favourite video to win…
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Welcome to new staff and students joining UCLIC!

Welcome to new staff and students joining UCLIC!
We would like to welcome a number of people who have just joined UCLIC in the last week! These are: Kyrill Potapov, a part-time PhD student who will be supervised by Paul Marshall Gill Conquest, a PhD student in her final year on a secondment from Anthropology via the cross disciplinary training…
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UCLIC Research Seminar 28th September: Jakob E Bardram, Technical University of Denmark (DTU) – On the Design of Personal Health Technologies for Mental Disorder

UCLIC Research Seminar 28th September: Jakob E Bardram, Technical University of Denmark (DTU) – On the Design of Personal Health Technologies for Mental Disorder
This seminar is co-organised by UCLIC and UCL IDH. *Please note changed seminar location. Mental disorders like depression and bipolar disorder impose a very high societal burden in terms of cost, lost productivity, morbidity, suffering, and mortality, and are a leading cause of disability and…
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Welcome to Dr Enrico Costanza!

Welcome to Dr Enrico Costanza!
We would like to welcome Dr Enrico Costanza, who recently joined UCLIC as a lecturer from the University of Southampton! He will be joined by a number of post-doctoral researchers and PhD students - we are delighted to have his group on board!
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We are recruiting a P/T Manager on the GAMO project!

We are recruiting a P/T Manager on the GAMO project!
We are recruiting a Part-time Communications and Impacts Manager to work on the recently set up GetAMoveOn network! Please see more information and how to apply on the UCL Jobs pages at bit.ly/2cTxs6V. The deadline for applications is Mon 10th October 2016 and interviews are on Mon 24th October…
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Symposium on HCI Grand Challenges

Symposium on HCI Grand Challenges
UCLIC is hosting a symposium that brings together leading HCI researchers to identify and discuss the grand challenges for HCI research in the next decade. Speakers • Gregory Abowd • Susanne Bødker • Andrew Howes • Vassilis Kostakos • Stuart Reeves • Yvonne Rogers …
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UCLIC Research Seminar 24th August: Luca Chittaro, University of Udine – Virtual Reality and Serious Games for Safety Education: Design and Evaluation aspects

UCLIC Research Seminar 24th August: Luca Chittaro, University of Udine – Virtual Reality and Serious Games for Safety Education: Design and Evaluation aspects
Virtual reality (VR) experiences and serious games, i.e. video games to further training and education objectives, are increasingly used in a variety of domains, including health and safety. However, compared to entertainment games, the design and evaluation of such applications is more complex…
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Congratulations to Prof. Yvonne Rogers!

Congratulations to Prof. Yvonne Rogers!
Congratulations to Yvonne Rogers, who has been announced as a Microsoft Research Outstanding Collaborator 2016! In its 25th Anniversary Year, Microsoft is highlighting 32 great academics worldwide - this award celebrates the vital contributions that academics have made to help shape the direction,…
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