• SIIDS - Sound, Image and Interaction Doctoral Symposium, October 4, Funchal July 17, 2018
    For the last two decades, there has been a growing interest in the study of sound from a Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) perspective. This coincides with the shift to a third wave of HCI towards applications in broader cultural contexts. In the last few years, researchers have paid special attention to the integration of other sensory […]
  • ICIDS 2018, Ireland, December 5-8, 2018 July 17, 2018
    ICIDS 2018, Ireland, December 5-8, 2018 ICIDS is the premier conference for researchers and practitioners concerned with studying digital interactive forms of narrative from a variety of perspectives, including the theoretical, technological, and applied design practices. The annual conference is an interdisciplinary gathering that combines technology-focused approaches with humanities-inspired theoretical inquiry, empirical research and artistic […]
  • Talk by Teresa Restivo (FEUP, Univ, Porto) "Online Experimentation, IoT and IoHT,” July 13 at 10 am July 10, 2018
    Maria Teresa Restivo, from FEUP, University of Porto, is giving a talk at M-ITI (classroom), on "Online Experimentation, IoT and IoHT”, next Friday, July 13, at 10am. Abstract Based on the underlying technology - communication technologies, sensor networks, protocols and applications - the IoT concept is based on the existence of intelligent network objects that interact and […]


  • AHA Project – Using games to improve health June 20, 2018
    In an increasingly aged society, how can technology help combat a sedentary lifestyle? Serious games are tasks built to be a ludic activity while also being aimed at a process of physical rehabilitation. When motivated by the score and distracted by the game the user ends up experiencing as much physical effort as they would
  • LARSyS Annual Meeting 2018 June 18, 2018
    The 2018 LARSyS Annual Meeting was a success!   For two full days researchers from ISR, IN+, M-ITI and Maretec gathered at Pavilhão do Conhecimento to exchange knowledge and debate future challenges and opportunities. The Associate Laboratory of Robotics and Engineering Systems (LARSyS) brings together nearly 400 researchers from four Research and Development units. This year's two-day
  • People of ISR – Filomena Viegas May 21, 2018
    If you enter office 7.11 you will immediately see Filomena Viegas sitting in front of the window, surrounded by flowers. “I love orchids. They take a lot of care and attention. Each type has different needs and you need to think of a lot of factors to make them bloom” Filomena started working at Instituto