Initiation of the “Creativity Workshops” series by the Cyprus Interaction lab

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The ‘creative workshop’ series was successfully launched on Wednesday, September the 24th, co-organized by the Cyprus Interaction lab and the Sustainable Energy Lab of the Cyprus University of Technology. Professor Panayiotis Zaphiris, dean of the School of Fine and Applied Arts, initiated the “creative workshops” stating that it consists of a series of open dialogue […]

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Creativity workshops: open dialogue on creativity & innovation in education, research and society

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Cyprus Interaction Lab (Department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts) and the Sustainable Energy Laboratory (Department of Environmental Science and Technology) of the Cyprus University of Technology, invite you to a series of ‘creativity workshops’ The “creativity workshops”  series consist of open meetings for dialogue on issues related to creativity and innovation as well as their […]

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Cyprus Interaction Lab Training new Researchers in Human Computer Interaction

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Organized by Prof. Panayiotis Zaphiris (Dean of School of Fine and Applied Arts and Director of the Cyprus Interaction Lab, of the Department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts), Prof. David Lamas (Institute of Informatics, Tallinn University, Estonia) and Dr. Effie Lai-Chong Law (University of Leicester, UK) the summer school on Research Methods in Human Computer […]

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Best Social Impact Award’ – Cyprus Digital Championship 2014

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Three members of the Cyprus Interaction Lab of the Department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts have been awarded the ‘Best Social Impact Award’ at the Cyprus Digital Championship 2014 competition. The team consists of Fernando Loizides, Iosif Kartapanis and Francesca Sella. The team are developing a mobile application called Mi.L.A (Minority Languages and Autism) which assists […]

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Womenpower: winner of Mahallae challenge “Women and Dialogue”

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Womenpower (WE-ME)is the winning concept of Mahallae (funded by UNDP) under the “Women and Dialogue” challenge. The project is funded with $30,000 for a period of ten months (June 2014-May 2015). Aim of the project: the project intends to link women mentors and mentees together through an online community platform to be developed following a […]

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1st International Conference on Learning and Collaboration Technologies – HCI International 2014

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The 1st International Conference on Learning and Collaboration Technologies was completed with great success. The conference was part of 16th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (HCI International 2014), which was held at the Convention Center of Creta Maris hotel, Hersonissos, Heraklion, Crete, from June 22nd to 27th, 2014. The HCI International is one of the […]

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Lanitio Primary School
Visit at the Cyprus Interaction Lab

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On May 28, 2014, a total of 21, 4-graders from the Lanitio Primary School in Limassol visited the Cyprus Interaction Lab (CIL) of the Department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts at the Cyprus University of Technology. During their visit at CIL, students had the opportunity to discover the learning possibilities of multi-touch, interactive tabletops. Students, […]

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UCLan Cyprus,
School of Science Visit

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On March 27, 2014, a total of 15 undergraduate students from the School of Sciences (program of Computing) of UClan Cyprus visited the Cyprus Interaction Lab (CIL) of the Department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts at the Cyprus University of Technology. At CIL, students interacted with three multi-touch, interactive tabletops and discovered their possibilities for […]

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‘Research methods in HCI’
degree course

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Research methods in HCI Degree course | July 25 – July 31, 2014 The overarching aim of this summer school course is to improve participants’ understanding of significant research methods commonly or increasingly used in the field of Human Computer Interaction (HCI). Visit the course webpage >

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Research Hosting

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The Cyprus Interaction Lab (CIL) of the Cyprus University of Technology is happy to discuss your project idea and act as the Hosting Lab for proposals you might plan to submit to the HORIZON 2020 funding program. The Research Hosting program allows researchers and practitioners in the area of Human Computer Interaction and Instructional Technology […]

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CIL supports two conferences on mobile computing

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The Cyprus Interaction Lab is a supporter of two conferences on mobile computing: iPads in Higher Education (ihe 2014) is the world’s 1st international research conference about iPad use in Higher Education (HE). You are invited to join scholars, learning technologists and practitioners from across the globe to share insights into teaching practice and student […]

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Fellowships

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The Visiting Fellowship program allows researchers and practitioners in the area of Human Computer Interaction and Instructional Technology to be hosted at the CIL Lab and access its facilities and equipment for the purpose of completing a research project. CIL Visiting Fellowships are unpaid fellowships. Visit the Fellowships section for more information.

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Internships

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The Cyprus Interaction Lab (CIL) offers 3-5 internships for 2014 (Spring, Summer, or Fall) in the areas of Human Computer Interaction and Instructional Technology. The CIL internship program allows undergraduate and graduate students as well as recent graduates to work on projects in the fields of Human Computer Interaction and Instructional Technology. CIL interns gain […]

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The Cyprus Interaction Lab member of the GALA Network of Excellence

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The Cyprus Interaction Lab is now a member of the GALA (Games and Learning Alliance) Network of Excellence. GALA aims to shape the scientific community and build a European Virtual Research Centre aimed at gathering, integrating, harmonizing and coordinating research on Serious Games and disseminating knowledge, best practices and tools as a reference point at […]

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LCT 2014: 1st International Conference on Learning and Collaboration Technologies

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Call for Participation HCI International 2014 – 16th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction LCT 2014 1st International Conference on Learning and Collaboration Technologies 22-27 June 2014, Heraklion, Crete, Greece Creta Maris Beach Resort Chairs: Panayiotis Zaphiris Andri Ioannou Cyprus University of Technology, Cyprus Download ‘call for participation ‘ leaflet [PDF]

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World Usability Day 2013

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The Cyprus Interaction Lab of the Department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts, Cyprus University of Technology is organizing a seminar for the annual World Usability Day, in cooperation with the Pedagogical Institute of Cyprus and the Cyprus Computer Society. The theme of the seminar will be the Technology Enhanced Learning. As part of the seminar will present the results […]

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Finding common ground through ‘shared words’

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One of the Knowledge and Innovation Fund winning projects, SharedWords is aiming to motivate the Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot communities to focus on their similarities through language. In their research they found that both languages share a numerous amount of words and highlighting this may start making both communities feel more familiar with each […]

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The Cyprus Interaction Lab at the ” Researchers’ Night “2013

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The Cyprus Interaction Lab successfully participated to the event “Researchers’ Night 2013″ organized annually by the Research Promotion Foundation . The event was held on Friday, September 27, 2013 at Evagoras Lanitis Cultural Centre in Limassol. The research activities demonstrated entitled “Interactive Multimedia Applications – Learning and Fun for All . ” As part of […]

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Online Communities and Social Computing – Book – Dr Panayiotis Zaphiris

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Associate Professor Panayiotis Zaphiris (Dean of School of Fine and Applied Arts) is the editor of a new book titled “Online Communities and Social Computing” published by Springer. This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Online Communities and Social Computing, OCSC 2013, held as part of the 15th International Conference […]

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9th Joint European Summer School on Technology Enhanced Learning

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The Cyprus Interaction Lab of the Department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts of the Cyprus University of Technology, in collaboration with the European Association of Technology Enhanced Learning successfully organized the 9th Joint European Summer School on Technology Enhanced Learning in Limassol, Cyprus. The summer school welcomed 60 doctoral students, as well as 20 young […]

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