Upcoming events

The Amagugu Ethu / Our Treasures Project

Hannah Turner
Assistant Professor, iSchool
University of British Columbia

Title: TBA

Cristina Conati
Professor, Computer Science
University of British Columbia

DFP Project Stimulus Update

This seminar features talks from Project Stimulus Grant recipients Tamara Munzner, Lisa Nathan, Suzanne Huot, and Liisa Holsti. 

Title: TBA

Lisa Nathan
Associate Professor, iSchool
University of British Columbia

Past Events

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Redefining Productivity in a Changing Landscape of Work

Dr. Shamsi Iqbal
Principal Researcher, Information and Data Sciences (IDEAS)
Microsoft Research

Agency + Automation: Designing Artificial Intelligence into Interactive Systems

Jeffrey Heer
Professor, Computer Science & Engineering
University of Washington

From Style to Humility: 150 years of design progress

Dr. Milena Radzikowska
Professor in Information Design
Mount Royal University

DFP Project Kick-Off

Annual Project Kick-Off event to introduce students to external partners.

Evolving wheelchair design to better suit real life activities and improve participation

Jaimie Borisoff
Research Director, BCIT
Adjunct Professor, OSOT UBC

Viz@UBC Guest Speakers: Bettina Speckmann and Yang Wang

Battina Speckmann
Head of Applied Geometric Algorithms (AGA)
Mathematics and Computer Science of TU Eindhoven

Viz@UBC Guest Speakers: Daniel Wiskopf and Hamish Carr

Daniel Weiskopf
Professor & Co-director of Visualization Research Center (VISUS)
University of Stuttgart, Germany

Challenges in identifying the EEG signature of sports related concussion in the developing brain

Naznin Virji-Babul
Director of the Perception-Action Lab
University of British Columbia

Smart Apps and Big Data to help save babies from sepsis

Pascal Lavoie
Associate Professor, Clinician Scientist
BC Children's Hospital & BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre

Creating Humane Values in Future Artifacts through Augmented Design

Tek-Jin Nam
Professor and Head of Industrial Design at KAIST
KAIST, Korea