RISE has announced twenty (20) research positions

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The Research Centre on Interactive Media, Smart System and Emerging Technologies (RISE) is a newly founded research centre in Cyprus, located at Nicosia. This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme H2020-WIDESPREAD- 01-2016- 2017 (Teaming Phase 2) under grant agreement No. 739578, as well as from the Cypriot […]

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WeEdR (Women Workshop on Educational Robotics) – ACM Celebrations

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A Workshop on Educational Robotics successfully took place on  24th – 25th February 2018, by the Cyprus Interaction Lab in collaboration with the Forum Private School (Nicosia) and the support of ACM – Women. Women of all ages and girls over 8 years of age participated in the workshops that took place at the Forum Private School. The […]

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1η Συνάντηση Εθνικής Συμβουλευτικής Επιτροπής στο πλαίσιο του Ευρωπαϊκού Έργου ENGINITE

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Η 1 η συνάντηση της Εθνικής Συμβουλευτικής Επιτροπής (National Advisory Board) του ευρωπαϊκού έργου ENGINITE πραγματοποιήθηκε επιτυχώς την Παρασκευή 16 Φεβρουαρίου, 2018, στο Ερευνητικό Εργαστήριο Αλληλεπίδρασης Cyprus Interaction Lab, του Τεχνολογικού Πανεπιστημίου Κύπρου. Η Εθνική Συμβουλευτική Επιτροπή του ευρωπαϊκού έργου ENGINITE είναι τριμελής και απαρτίζεται από τους: Δρ. Δέσπω Κτωρίδου (Αναπληρώτρια Καθηγήτρια, Πρόεδρος Τμήματος Διοίκησης […]

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CIL supports STEM Discovery Week

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STEM Discovery Week 2018 is a joint international initiative that invites projects, organisations and schools across Europe and around the world, to celebrate careers and studies in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). The tagline for this year’s campaign “say yes to STEM” describes the partners’ open-minded and dedicated support to STEM […]

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ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems

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Through our ongoing collaboration with Harvard University in the field of immersive technologies and participatory urban planning, we will be organising a Special Interest Group at ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, the premier international conference of Human-Computer Interaction, in Montreal, Canada in April 2018. The team leading the Special Interest Group consists […]

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Εργαστήρια Εκπαιδευτικής Ρομποτικής για κορίτσια με τις μητέρες τους

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Τα εργαστήρια θα γίνουν στις 24 και 25 Φεβρουαρίου 2018 και θα περιλαμβάνουν εισαγωγή στην Εκπαιδευτική Ρομποτική και εργαστήρια με διάφορους τύπους ρομπότ. Οι ενδιαφερόμενες μπορούν να δηλώσουν συμμετοχή σε ένα ή σε όλα τα εργαστήρια της εκδήλωσης. Τα εργαστήρια θα είναι δωρεάν για όλες τις συμμετέχουσες. Διοργανωτές Cyprus Interaction Lab του ΤΕΠΑΚ, σε συνεργασία […]

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Kickoff meeting for the ENGINITE European project [“ENGineering and Industry Innovative Training for Engineers”]

The kick-off meeting of the ERASMUS+ project entitled: ENGINITE: “ENGineering and Industry Innovative Training for Engineers” took place at the Cyprus University of Technology in December 7th and 8th 2017. The project’s consortium is comprised of 7 partners in 4 different European countries: Cyprus University of Technology (Cyprus), Aalborg Universitet (Denmark), CUBEIE L.L.C (Cyprus), London […]

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Ευρωπαϊκή Εβδομάδα Ρομποτικής 2017

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Με αφορμή την Ευρωπαϊκή Εβδομάδα Ρομποτικής 2017, το Cyprus Interaction Lab σε συνεργασία με το Β΄Δημοτικό Σχολείο Ορμίδειας  οργάνωσαν με επιτυχία την εκδήλωση “Μαθηματικά και Ρομποτική – Ένα μάθημα με τους γονείς μας!”. Την Δευτέρα, 20 Νοεμβρίου 2017, η διδακτορική φοιτήτρια του Cyprus Interaction Lab, Στέλλα Τιμοθέου χάρισε μια διασκεδαστική μαθησιακή εμπειρία ρομποτικής σε μαθητές και γονείς, με […]

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Kickoff meeting for the INTELed European project [INnovative Training via Embodied Learning and multi-sensory techniques for inclusive education]

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The kickoff meeting of the INTELed project [INnovative Training via Embodied Learning and multi-sensory techniques for inclusive education] took place with great success on November 20-21, at the Cyprus University of Technology. The INTELed project, which is funded by the European Commission, is composed by four partners (Cyprus University of Technology, CESIE, University of Piraeus, […]

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5th International Conference on Learning and Collaboration Technologies, affiliated Conference of HCI International 2018

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5th International Conference on Learning and Collaboration Technologies A Thematic Affiliated Conference of HCI International 2018 Co-chairs: Panayiotis Zaphiris and Andri Ioannou Cyprus Interaction Lab, Cyprus University of Technology, Cyprus In the today’s knowledge society, learning and collaboration are two fundamental and strictly interrelated aspects of knowledge acquisition and creation. Learning technology is the broad […]

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Facilitating Public Participation in Urban Design through Augmented Reality

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The Cyprus Interaction Lab and Harvard University have begun a collaboration in the intersection of Urban Design, Participation and Augmented Reality. Urban Design and Planning worldwide have long been criticised for their lack of meaningful public consultation and participation in the process of the making of our cities. Currently, the existing practices of consultation and […]

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BCI and assessment of embodied learning experiences

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In November 2017 (6th to 10th) prof. Milan Milosavljevic, prof. Aleksandar Jevremovic and two PhD students, Milos Antonijevic and Filip Lukic, from Singidunum University, Serbia, visited the Cyprus Interaction Lab through the COST scheme, Action IC1303 – Algorithms, Architectures and Platforms for Enhanced Living Environments [AAPELE] – to explore collaborations related to the use of […]

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World Usability Day 2017 – Migration, Environment & Technology

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On November 1st, 2017, the Social Computing Research Centre (socialcomputing.eu), the Cyprus Interaction Lab, the Migrant Information Centre (MIC), and the Climate-KIC project CATER celebrated the World Usability Day with an event focusing on ‘Migration, Environment, and Technology’. Charalampos Theopemptou, MP and former Commissioner for the Environment talked about “Waste Management”. The work done at […]

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End-User Development and Creativity Graphic Arts in the Design of Interactive Systems with Technology

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The Cyprus Interaction Lab presented the 3-days seminar ” End-User Development and Creativity Graphic Arts in the Design of Interactive Systems with Technology” by Carmelo Ardito, Assistant Professor at the Computer Science Department of the University of Bari “Aldo Moro” (Bari, Italy). The seminar was funded under the Erasmus+ for staff teaching grant n. 2015-1-IT02-KA103-014384 […]

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Expression of Interest for Project Manager Positions

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The Cyprus Interaction Lab (CIL)  of the Department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts at the Cyprus University of Technology is exploring the possibility of hiring Project Managers for full-time or part-time engagement, depending on qualifications and availability. CIL studies the interaction of people with technology in various fields. The lab aims to: – Understand, through […]

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Innovative Training Network POEM (Participatory Memory Practices) 2018-2022

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We are happy to announce that the Cyprus University of Technology will be participating in the Innovative Training Network POEM (Participatory Memory Practices). EU Horizon 2020 Innovative Training Network POEM Project Leader: Prof. Dr. Gertraud Koch, University of Hamburg Cyprus Coordinator: Dr. Theopisti Stylianou-Lambert, Cyprus University of Technology Local supervisors: Dr. Theopisti Stylianou-Lambert & Prof. […]

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Post-Doctoral Research Fellow or Experienced Researcher

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Post-Doctoral Research Fellow or Experienced Researcher The Cyprus Interaction Lab of the Department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts at the Cyprus University of Technology is exploring the possibility of hiring a number, of full-time or part-time, post-doctoral research fellows to work on currently funded research projects. The Cyprus Interaction Lab studies the interaction of people with […]

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«Παράλληλες Πόλεις»: Ανάπτυξη ή διατήρηση της Λεμεσού;

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Πραγματοποιήθηκε την Πέμπτη 02/02 και Παρασκευή 03/02 η ιδιωτική και δημόσια προβολή της διαδραστικής εγκατάστασης «Παράλληλες Πόλεις» στον χώρο του Παλιού Ξυδάδικου. Η εγκατάσταση πραγματοποιήθηκε στα πλαίσια του the Yard. Residen cy.17 (Κέντρο Παραστατικών Τεχνών ΜΙΤΟΣ) από το «mesh spatialde sign studio», το οποίο αποτελείται από τους αρχιτέκτονες Αντώνη Στυλιανού και Αντρέα Παπαλλά, σε συνεργασία […]

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Technology for everyone: CUT and Wargaming inspiring the new generation

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Over 200 participants from Cyprus, Greece, Egypt, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Poland and USA, attended the Womenpower Symposium 2016 that took place at Cyprus University of Technology on the 16th of November. Womenpower is the third seminar of this series, aiming to support and empower women in their professional development in technology related areas. The […]

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ACM-Women at Cyprus Interaction Lab

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Womenpower 2016: AN ACM CELEBRATION OF WOMEN IN COMPUTING Over 200 participants from Cyprus, Greece, Egypt, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Poland and USA, attended the Womenpower Symposium 2016 that took place at the Cyprus University of Technology on the 16th of November. Womenpower aimed to support and empower women in their professional development in technology […]

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