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ACM-W Celebration of Women in Maker Cultures

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The ACM-W Cyprus Celebration of Women in Maker Cultures concluded with particular success on 13 July 2019. The event was co-organized with the Youth Board of Cyprus and Youth Makerspace Larnaca, and resulted in a day full of engaging interactive workshops, and keynote speeches.   The recent rise of the Maker Movement has given way […]

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Contemporary teaching approaches and their pedagogical value in the 21st century education

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On Saturday, June 8th 2019, a multiplier event took place successfully at the Youth Makerspace Larnaka of the Youth Board of Cyprus, aiming to disseminate the philosophy, the goals as well as the main accomplishments of the  EU funded projects “ENGINITE” (https://www.enginite.eu/) and “INTELed” (https://www.inteled.org/). The event was entitled “Contemporary teaching approaches and their pedagogical value […]

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Σύγχρονες διδακτικές προσεγγίσεις και η παιδαγωγική τους αξία στην εκπαίδευση του 21ου αιώνα

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Σάββατο 8 Ιουνίου 2019 08:30-11:00 π.μ. Makerspace Larnaka Λεωφόρος Γρίβα Διγενή 1, 6030 Λάρνακα Με ιδιαίτερη χαρά σας προσκαλούμε σε δημόσια εκδήλωση που διοργανώνεται στο πλαίσιο των ευρωπαϊκών έργων INTELed (https://www.inteled.org/) και ENGINITE (https://www.enginite.eu/) στο MakerSpace Larnaka με τίτλο: “Σύγχρονες διδακτικές προσεγγίσεις και η παιδαγωγική τους αξία στην εκπαίδευση του 21ου αιώνα” Η εκδήλωση συνδιοργανώνεται […]

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The 2nd INTELed multiplier event in Cyprus

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On Saturday, May 25th 2019, the second INTELed multiplier event took place at the Cyprus University of Technology, in Limassol, Cyprus, aiming to disseminate the theoretical and pedagogical framework of INTELed, the philosophy and the goals as well as the main outcomes of the INTELed European project (https://www.inteled.org/). The event was entitled “Promoting inclusive education via embodied learning technologies: The INTELed  Teacher […]

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ADVANCE CALL FOR PARTICIPATION LCT 2020 7th International Conference on Learning and Collaboration Technologies

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Jointly held under one management and one registration with HCI International 2020 Chairs: Panayiotis Zaphiris and Andri Ioannou 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 range of communication, information and related technologies that can be used to […]

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Πρόσκληση στην καταληκτική δημόσια εκδήλωση του Ευρωπαϊκού έργου INTELed

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Με ιδιαίτερη χαρά θα θέλαμε να σας προσκαλέσουμε στην καταληκτική δημόσια εκδήλωση του ευρωπαϊκού έργου ΙΝΤΕLed ( https://www.inteled.org/ ), που θα πραγματοποιηθεί το Σάββατο 25 Μαΐου 2019, από τις 8:30- 11:30 στο Αμφιθέατρο 1 (Κτήριο “Τάσσος Παπαδόπουλος”) στο Τεχνολογικό Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου. Η εκδήλωση έχει τίτλο “Προωθώντας την ενιαία εκπαίδευση μέσω τεχνολογιών ενσώματης μάθησης: Το πρόγραμμα […]

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The 4th ENGINITE transnational project meeting (M4) in Cyprus

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On Tuesday and Wednesday, April 9th and 10th, the 4th ENGINITE Transnational Project meeting took place at the Cyprus Interaction Lab (CUT), in Limassol, Cyprus. The meeting had a two-fold goal: (a) to collect the live feedback of the trainers about the innovative ENGINITE pilot training programme, and (b) to conclude on the project’s next […]

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Fourth meeting of the INTELed Teacher Professional Development Program

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The fourth meeting of the INTELed Teacher Professional Development (TPD) program was organized and delivered successfully by the INTELed CUT research team (Dr Andri Ioannou, Dr Yiannis Georgiou, Mrs Nicoletta Pantela), on April 13th 2019, at the Cyprus University of Technology. The meeting was attended by 17 in-service primary education teachers, working with SEN students in mainstream classrooms and special units. The meeting began […]

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The 1st ENGINITE multiplier event in Cyprus

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On Wednesday, April 10th 2019, the first ENGINITE multiplier event took place at the Cyprus University Cyprus, in Limassol, Cyprus. The multiplier event aimed at disseminating the ENGINITE european project (https://www.enginite.eu/) and its goals, as well as the ENGINITE  postgraduate Vocational Education and Training (VET) programme which was based on Problem Based Learning (PBL) pedagogy. […]

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The 1st INTELed multiplier event in Cyprus

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On Thursday, March 28th 2019, the first INTELed multiplier event took place at the Cyprus Pedagogical Institute, in Nicosia, Cyprus, aiming to disseminate the theoretical and pedagogical framework of INTELed, the philosophy and the goals as well as the main outcomes of the INTELed European project (https://www.inteled.org/). The event was entitled “Introduction to the pedagogical […]

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INVITATION TO JOIN RISE’s RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT CLUSTER ON GAMES, SERIOUS GAMES AND GAMIFICATION

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To whom it may concern, We would like to invite you to participate in our newly established cluster of serious games and gamification. The cluster is initiated by the Research center on Interactive media, Smart systems and Emerging technologies (RISE, http://rise.org.cy). RISE aspires to develop a cluster of interconnected companies and academic and research institutions […]

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Admission for PhD studies at CIL, starting September 2019

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Three (3) posts in the following topic: “Education and Makerspaces” This post involves multidisciplinary research in areas related to Education, Technology, Multimedia, Computer Science, Human-Computer Interaction, Design. Candidates should possess: Postgraduate Degree of Master’s level from accredited Universities in Computer Science or Multimedia or Education or any related field.Ability to organize and carry out research […]

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Invitation to the final public event of the EU funded project ENGINITE

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The Social Computing Research Centre and the Cyprus Interaction Lab of the Cyprus University of Technology invites you to the final public event of the EU funded project ENGINITE ENGineering and INdustry Innovative Training for Engineers via PBL, entitled: Bridging academia and industry by integrating ‘theory’ with ‘practice’ using the Problem Based Learning approach in […]

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INTELed seminar at the 1st Primary school of Limassol

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On Wednesday, February 26th 2019, a seminar took place at the 1st Primary school of Limassol, Cyprus, in the context of the INTELed European project (https://www.inteled.org/). The seminar was co-organized by the Cyprus Interaction Lab of the Cyprus University of Technology  (CIL, https://www.cyprusinteractionlab.com) and the Research center on Interactive media, Smart systems and Emerging technologies (RISE, http://rise.org.cy) and […]

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Cyprus Interaction Lab Annual Review/Newsletter 2018

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The Cyprus Interaction Lab is the only research facility in Cyprus specialising in Educational Technology and Human Computer Interaction. We are proud to engage in research that helps unpack the potential of emerging technologies to positively influence our society. We hope you will enjoy reading our newsletter which highlights our major achievements of the previous year.  Cyprus […]

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UBER at Cyprus University of Technology: New Horizons of Cooperation

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In a packed amphitheatre, Cyprus University of Technology welcomed Saswati Saha Mitra, as the keynote speaker at the annual World Usability Day. Saswati Saha Mitra leads Uber’s Global UX Research team. Spread across 5 continents, her team keeps Uber accountable to its global user base. The event was co-organized by the Social Computing Research Centre […]

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Third meeting of the INTELed Teacher Professional Development Program

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The third meeting of the INTELed Teacher Professional Development (TPD) program was co-organized by the Cyprus Interaction Lab of the Cyprus University of Technology (CIL, https://www.cyprusinteractionlab.com) and the Research center on Interactive media, Smart systems and Emerging technologies (RISE, http://rise.org.cy). The meeting was delivered successfully by Dr Andri Ioannou, Dr Yiannis Georgiou, Mrs Nicoletta Pantela), […]

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RISE is hiring!

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Research and Administrative Positions: Research Centre on Interactive Media, Smart Systems and Emerging Technologies – Team Leaders of Multidisciplinary Research Groups More details about the application process: http://www.rise.org.cy/en-gb/vacancies/ Location: Research Centre on Interactive Media, Smart Systems and Emerging Technologies, Nicosia, Cyprus  

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LCT: 6TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON LEARNING AND COLLABORATION TECHNOLOGIES

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Since 2014, the Cyprus Interaction lab organizes the Learning and Collaboration Technologies Conference, affiliated with the HCI INTERNATIONAL Conference. This year’s conference is at Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort, Orlando, Florida, USA in July 2019 See 21ST INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON HUMAN-COMPUTER INTERACTION For indicative topics/keywords of the broad spectrum of issues to be addressed, please see LCT: 6th […]

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Design Thinking Workshop for the Youth Board of Cyprus

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The Cyprus Interaction Lab was approached by the Youth Board of Cyprus to organise and facilitate an activity aiming to rethink the online counseling service it currently offers to young people. CIL, having implemented various adaptations of Google Ventures’ inspired Design Sprint in the past, adjusted the method to an one-day sprint that took 3 […]

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