User Engagement and Google

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

18.00-20.30

Venue: Amphitheater 1, Tasos Papadopoulos, Cyprus University of Technology

The Cyprus Interaction Lab (http://www.cyprusinteractionlab.com/) of the Department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts of the Cyprus University of Technology organizes the annual World Usability Day seminar, with the support of the Pedagogical Institute of Cyprus, the Cyprus Computer Society, the Cyprus SIGCHI and the contribution of Google UK.

Participation is free of charge and a certificate of attendance will be provided to the participants at the end of the event. The event will be conducted in English.

Program:

18:00 – 18:15   Opening

Prof. Panayiotis Zaphiris,

Dean of School of Fine and Applied Arts, Cyprus University of Technology

18:15 -  19:00  Keynote Presentation: User Engagement and Google

Raj Arjan, User Experience Researcher, Google

19:00 – 19:10  User Experience in an Information Ecology for Collaborative Design Activities

Christina Vasiliou & Andri Ioannou

Cyprus Interaction Lab, Dept. of Multimedia and Graphic Arts,

Cyprus University of Technology

19:10 – 19:20 Peacemaking in School Contexts Using Interactive Tabletops

Andri Ioannou & Stalo Antoniou

Cyprus Interaction Lab, Dept. of Multimedia and Graphic Arts,

Cyprus University of Technology

19:20 – 19:30 Womenpower: A Community Platform Linking Women Mentors and Mentees  

Antigoni Parmaxi, Christina Vasiliou & Giwrgos Lambrou

Cyprus Interaction Lab, Dept. of Multimedia and Graphic Arts,

Cyprus University of Technology

19:30 – 19:40  Improving web accessibility for Deaf users

Alexis Yeratziotis

Cyprus Interaction Lab, Dept. of Multimedia and Graphic Arts,

Cyprus University of Technology

19:40 -19:45   Special Interest Group Computer-Human Interaction (SIGCHI Cyprus)

Fernando Loizides, President of SIGCHI

19:45-20:30       Reception

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