Organizing CHI 2017 Workshop on Design Research

  • Posted on 9th January 2017
Organizing CHI 2017 Workshop on Design Research

Along with an incredible group of progressive design researchers, I am co-organizing a workshop on Design Research at CHI 2017. You can find more here. Consider submitting something! The Things of Design Research Tom Jenkins, Georgia Tech Kristina Andersen, STEIM Bill Gaver, Goldsmiths William Odom, Simon Fraser University James Pierce, Carnegie…

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DUB Seminar at UW

  • Posted on 18th November 2016
DUB Seminar at UW

I had a fantastic time visiting University of Washington to give a talk on slow interaction design at their DUB (Design Use Build) research seminar series. It was great to see some old friends that are now based at UW and meet many new students and faculty members.

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Pictorials Chair for Creativity & Cognition 2017

  • Posted on 11th October 2016

Please consider submitting a Pictorial! C&C 2017 – PICTORIALS http://cc.acm.org/2017/calls/pictorals.php In the aim of supporting interdisciplinary modes of research practice and dissemination ranging from the arts to science, from design to education, the C&C 2017 conference proceedings will include a new Pictorials track. Pictorials is a recent publication track that…

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Assistant Professor at SFU SIAT

  • Posted on 2nd September 2016

I have excited to announce that as of today I am an Assistant Professor in the School of Interactive Arts + Technology at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, British Columbia. I am thrilled to take a permanent position in this progressive department. Come visit!

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Slow Interaction Master Class at Newcastle University

  • Posted on 8th July 2016
Slow Interaction Master Class at Newcastle University

I excited to have been invited to teach a Slow Interaction Studio Master Class at the EPSRC Digital Economy Network Summer School hosted at Newcastle University in mid July. This studio-based class will begin with an introduction to slow interaction design by describing its historical origins and reviewing a portfolio of…

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2 Honorable Mention Awards at DIS 2016!

  • Posted on 17th March 2016
2 Honorable Mention Awards at DIS 2016!

I had the incredible good fortune to collaborate with a set of fantastic researchers that produced an accepted paper and an accepted pictorial at the Designing Interactive Systems (DIS) 2016 conference in Brisbane, Australia. Both of these works received Best Paper Honorable Mention awards! Erick Odour, Carman Neustaedter, William Odom, Anthony Tang,…

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CHI 2016 Best Paper Honorable Mention

  • Posted on 11th February 2016

The paper I co-authored with my esteemed colleague Daisuke Uriu from Keio University Graduate School of Media Design in Tokyo, Japan won a best paper honorable mention at CHI 2016! Find out more about he project here:   Fenestra Design & Field Study Daisuke Uriu & William Odom. (2016). Designing for…

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3 Papers Accepted at CHI 2016!

  • Posted on 27th December 2015

Along with some fantastic collaborators, I had the good fortune to have three papers accepted for the CHI 2016 conference: William Odom, Ron Wakkary, Youn-kyung Lim, Audrey Desjardins, Richard Banks, Bart Hengeveld. (2016). From Research Prototype to Research Product. In Proceedings of SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. San Jose, USA. CHI…

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Organizing CHI 2016 Workshops on Interaction Design Artifacts and Visual Literacy in HCI

  • Posted on 23rd November 2015
Organizing CHI 2016 Workshops on Interaction Design Artifacts and Visual Literacy in HCI

Along with an incredible group of progressive design researchers, I am co-organizing two workshops at CHI 2016. Attending to Objects as Outcomes of Design Research Tom Jenkins, Georgia Tech Kristina Andersen, STEIM Bill Gaver, Goldsmiths William Odom, Simon Fraser University James Pierce, Carnegie Mellon University Anna Vallgårda, IT University of Copenhagen…

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