Digital inclusion research line aimed at understanding the relationship of groups in risk of digital exclusion with technologies.
TECNIOSPRING is an international mobility fellowship programme that gives experienced researchers the possibility to develop their research career in a TECNIO centre around the world.
Righi, V., Rosales, A., Sayago S., Blat J. Older people’s strategies for building trust in online communities through an ethnographical lens. NordiCHI 2012 Workshop: User-Centered Trust in Interactive System
Title: Paper presentation at Mobile HCI 2012 Location: San Francisco Link out: Click here Description: JP Carrascal will be presenting his PhD research in Mobile HCI 2012. His work about “Understanding Annotations of Mobile Phone Calls“, have been conducted during his fellowship with Telefonica. Start Date: 2012-09-21 End Date: 2012-09-24
Carrascal JP, Oliveira RD. A Note Paper on Note-Taking : Understanding Annotations of Mobile Phone Calls. MobileHCIâ€™12. 2012. p. 9â€“12.
Title: ICCHP 2012 Location: Linz, Austria Link out: Click here Description: GTI PhD student participates on the ICCHP 2012 â€“ Young Researchers Consortium (13th International Conference on Computers Helping People with Special Needs). Tittle of the work: Towards understanding the interactions of older people with iTV: a qualitative study in three countries. Authors: Susan MÃ¶ller […]
“El Periodico” newspaper published the visitor behaviours research project at the Louvre Museum, currently developed by the GTI, collaborating with LiftLab and SENSEable City Laboratory at MIT. “El efecto Mona Lisa quia los pasos de los turistas en el Louvre“, in El Periodico, 6 of Febrary 2012, p28.
Yoshimura, Y., Girardin, F., Carrascal, J.P., Ratti, C., and Blat, J. (2012). New Tools for Studying Visitor Behaviours in Museums: A Case Study at the Louvre. In Fuchs, M., Ricci, Francesco., Cantoni, L. (Eds.), Information and Communication Technologies in Tourism 2012. Proceedings of the International conference in Helsingborg (ENTER 2012). MÃ¶rlenback: Springer Wien NewYork.
Nina Valkanova, Ernesto Arroyo, Josep Blat, 2011. PThe visitors, designing media facades to support links between people and places. In Proceedings of the 4th World Conference on Design Research, IASDRâ€™11.
Andrea Rosales, Ernesto Arroyo, Josep Blat, 2011. Evocative Experiences in the Design of Objects to Encourage Free-Play for Children. In Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Ambient Intelligence â€“ AmIâ€™11. Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Do Different Hint Techniques Embedded in a Digital Game-Based Learning Tool have an effect on studentsâ€™ behavior?
Kiira Hjert-Bernardi, Davinia HernÃ¡ndez-Leo, Javier Melero, Josep Blat, 2011. Do Different Hint Techniques Embedded in a Digital Game-Based Learning Tool have an effect on studentsâ€™ behavior?. In Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Ambient Intelligence – AmI’11. Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Andrea Rosales, Ernesto Arroyo, Josep Blat, 2011. Playful accessories. Design process of two objects to encourage free-play. In Proceedings of the 4th World Conference on Design Research, IASDR’11.
Fostering an active participation of older people in local communities: preliminary results of an ethnographical study
V. Righi, S. Sayago, S. Ferreira, G. MalÃ³n, J. Blat. 2011. Fostering an active participation of older people in local communities: preliminary results of an ethnographical study. INTERACT 2011, Workshop on Human Work Interaction Design for e-Government and Public Information Systems, Lisbon (Portugal), Sept 6th, pp: 37-40
Participation of the GTI in Irish HCI and INTERACT 2011 with two papers related to the work being conducted in Life 2.0
Andrea Rosales, Ernesto Arroyo and Josep Blat, 2011. FeetUp: A Playful Accessory to Practice Social Skills through Free-Play Experiences. In Proceedings of the 13th IFIP TC13 Conference on Human-Computer Interaction. Lisbon, Portugal, September 2011, pp. 37 – 44.
The GTI-learning group attended the 11th International Conference on Computational Science and Its Applications (ICCSA 2011). The Conference was held on June 20-23 at the University of Cantabria, Santander, Spain. In one hand, it was presented a poster about Javier Meleroâ€™s current research which consisted in describing a conceptual model of puzzle-based games implementing scaffolding […]
Jonathan ChacÃ³n, Davinia Hernandez-Leo, Josep Blat: From a Pattern Language to a Pattern Ontology. Approach for CSCL Script Design. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Computational Science and Its Applications. Santander, EspaÃ±a, p. 543.
On Tuesday the 28th of June, the GTI were honoured to receive a visit from Professor Jim Foley, currently professor of Georgia Tech and Vice President of SIGGRAPH. This was a particularly special event for the Graphics research sub-group of the GTI, as Jim quite literally “wrote the book” (in fact, several books) on computer […]