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womENcourage 2015

Last week I had the amazing opportunity to attend the ACM-W Europe womENcourage Celebration of Women in Computing, which was held in Uppsala (Sweden) during September 24-26th. I was granted one of the scholarships to attend the conference, and I also had an accepted paper to be presented during the celebration. The paper was about our work at FutureLab on the creation of digital playful experiences for animals, and it really had good acceptance between the public! Continue reading womENcourage 2015

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Book Chapter

Our book chapter is finally out! 😀

Last year we were invited to submit a book chapter for the second volume of a really successful title, Playful User Interfaces: Interfaces that Invite Social and Physical Interaction, edited by Anton Nijholt. We are really happy that our work is finally included in this second volume, More Playful User Interfaces and would like to thank Anton for this great opportunity. Continue reading Book Chapter

1st International Congress on Animal Computer Interaction

We had the great opportunity to attend the 1st International Congress on Animal Human Computer Interaction, held in Madeira (Portugal) as part of the International Conference on Advances in Computer Entertainment (Nov 11-16th, 2014). The congress was really interesting and an exciting opportunity to meet people interested in the area, as well as renowned researchers in the field such as Clara Mancini, Adrian David Cheok or Oskar Juhlin, among others. I presented our work entitled Animal Ludens: Building Intelligent Playful Environments for Animals were we envisioned Continue reading 1st International Congress on Animal Computer Interaction