Pecha Kucha – WTF!

Pecha Kucha, WTF! Well that’s what I thought when hearing we would have to present in this session at Web Science 2013. Turns out PechaKucha 20×20 is a simple presentation format where you show 20 images, each for 20 seconds. The images advance automatically and you talk along to the images.

Defocus to Refocus

The world is becoming evermore precise – well at least our desire to measure it, quantify it, model it with ever more precision. But it’s time to step back and think just what these models are intended to accomplish.

Help Me Convince My Faculty that HCI is Important

When you’re part of a hard core Engineering School it’s sometimes difficult to convince your fellows of the importance of Teaching HCI to Undergraduates. However, here at Manchester we’ve been given the go ahead to try and put together a full Undergraduate Programme in HCI – but we need your help to convince our faculty that here is a desire for HCI teaching at an undergraduate level. That’s where you come in…