As academic researcher I regularly present my work at conferences, meetings or through invited talks. I also review for a wide range of academic and non-academic venues, work as consultant, and am engaged in outreach projects and events around STEM, computer science and engineering.

Talks and Visits

» 04/2017 Invited Lecture at Université Lyon 1, France.
» 03/2017 Invited talk at Manchester Informatics, Manchester University, Manchester, UK.
» 02/2017 Invited talk at HighWire Doctoral Center, Lancaster, UK.
» 01/2017 Visit to UCL Interaction Centre, UCL, London, UK.

» 11/2016 Invited talk at the Center for Participatory IT, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark.
» 06/2016 Invited talk at UCL Interaction Centre, UCL, London, UK.
» 06/2016 Invited talk and visit at InfoLab, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK.
» 05/2016 Invited talk and visit at Exploratorium on Physical Computing for Data Engagement, San Francisco, USA.
» 06/2016 Conference talk on Physikit paper at CHI’16, San Jose, USA.
» 01/2016 Invited virtual talk on Scaling up UX for IoT (joint talk with Yvonne Rogers), London, UK.
» 01/2016 Invited talk to present UCLIC / IRCI projects at UCL, London, UK.
» 09/2015 Research visit and demos at Intel Labs, Hillsboro, USA.
» 08/2015 Visit and talks at Intel Labs, Dublin, Ireland.
» 05/2015 Conference talk on WatchConnect paper at CHI’15, Seoul, Korea.
» 03/2015 Invited talk and research visit at MSR Cambridge, Cambridge, UK.
» 03/2015 Conference talk on Collaborative Affordances at CSCW’15, Vancouver, Canada.
» 11/2014 Conferences talks on ActivitySpace and HyPR at ITS’14, Dresden, Germany.
» 10/2014 Talk at iCareNet conference, Tempere, Finland.
» 05/2014 Talk at workshop collocated with CHI’14, Toronto, Canada.
» 02/2014 Talk at Philips Eindhoven Marie Curie event, Eindhoven, Netherlands.
» 12/2013 Conference talk on NooSphere at MUM’13, Luleå, Sweden.
» 09/2013 Talk at IT University of Copenhagen Marie Curie event, Copenhagen, Denmark.
» 05/2013 Conference talk on co-Activity Manager at CHI’13, Paris, France.
» 02/2013 Talk at Klosters Davos Marie Curie event, Davos, Switzerland.
» 12/2012 Talk at Imperial College London Marie Curie event, London, UK.
» 09/2012 Talk at Lancaster Marie Curie event, Lancaster, UK.
» 06/2012 Conference talk on ReticularSpaces at EICS’12, Copenhagen, Denmark.
» 05/2012 Conference talk on ReticularSpaces at CHI’12, Texas, USA.
» 05/2012 Conference talk on co-Activity Manager at AVI’12, Capri, Italy.
» 08/2012 Invited talk at DFKI, Saarbrücken, Germany.
» 03/2012 Talk at Klosters Davos Marie Curie event, Davos, Switzerland.
» 09/2011 Talk at University of Passau Marie Curie event, Passau, Germany.
» 04/2011 Invited talk at IT University Copenhagen, Denmark.
» 03/2011 Talk at Hasselt University, Hasselt, Belgium.

Volunteering and Academic Services

Since 2016 : consultancy for industry and academic research projects
More details on request.

Since 2016 : external academic expert reviewer for grants, funding schemes and projects
More details on request.

Since 2015 : conference program committee and associate chair
» ACM CHI 2018 – Workshop committee
» ACM ISS 2017 – Posters committee
»
 ACM EICS 2017 – Papers and Notes
» ACM ECCS 2017 – Papers and Notes
» ACM DIS 2017 – Papers and Notes
» ACM MobileHCI 2017 – Papers and Notes
» ACM CHI 2017 – Workshop committee
» ACM CHI 2016 – Late Breaking Work
» ACM ECIS 2016 – Papers and Notes
» ACM ISS (previously ITS) 2016 – Papers and Notes
» ACM IUI 2015 – Papers and Notes

Since 2013: workshops program committee
» #HCI.Tools Workshop (at CHI’17)
» BodySenseUx 2016: program committee (at Ubicomp’16)
» Cross-Surface 2016 -V2: organizer and programming committee (at ISS’16)
» Cross-Surface 2016: organizer and programming committee (at CHI’16)
» Personal and Ubiquitous Computing journal: editor for special issue  (2016).
» Cross-Surface 2015: organizer and programming committee (at ITS’15)
» SenCity 2015: co-organizer and programming committee (at UbiComp’15)
» UbiComp beyond Devices 2014: programming committee (at NordiCHI’14)
» Recognise2Interact 2013: organizer and programming committee (at Ubicomp’13)

Since 2012: reviewer (* as AC)
» ACM CHI 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017*
» ACM UIST 2015, 2016
» ACM TEI 2015, 2016, 2017
» ACM CSCW 2014, 2016
» ACM DIS 2016, 2017*
» ACM ITS 2014, 2015, 2016*
» ACM Group 2012, 2014
» ACM NordiCHI 2012, 2014, 2016
» ACM UbiComp 2014, 2016
» ACM MobileHCI 2014, 2015, 2017*
» ACM MUM 2014, 2015
» ACM EICS 2014, 2015, 2016*, 2017*
» ACM IUI 2015*
» ACM AH 2015
» ACM GI 2015
» ACM ECCS 2017*
» IEEE PervasiveHealth 2014, 2015, 2016
» IEEE Pervasive Computing 2015
» IEEE Personal and Ubiquitous Comp. 2015, 2016*
» Int. Journal on Human-Computer Studies 2016
» Oxford Interacting with Computers 2016
» Springer Human-Computer Interaction 2015,2016

Outreach

I am regularly involved  in outreach projects, lab tours, demo days and festivals to increase general knowledge on STEM, engineering, computer science and human-computer interaction.

» Faculty of Science and Technology Summer school: Organising a summer school in physical computing for Year 12 students. Lancaster University, 2017.
»  STEM Challenge Day:
Organising the STEM Challenge Day for Year 9 and 10 students for the School of Computing and Communication. Lancaster University, 2017.
»  
Hosted SAM Labs demo day: Hosted a demo event by SAM Labs on physical computing for education to bridge the gap between industry and academic research on physical computing. University College London, London, 2016
»  Science in the sky 2016: Kids and family festival at the Arcelor Mittal Orbit viewing platform at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park (QEOP), where we demoed a range of UCL physical computing projects to visitors. London, 2016
»  UCL Interaction Centre Open Evening 2016: Demos and introduction to UCLIC projects, teaching and research.  University College London, London, 2016
»  Spark Festival 2015: Family event organised by UCL Engineering to showcase engineering technology and provide information to children and families about engineering studies. University College London, London, 2015
»  Intel Open House: Open house demo day presenting ongoing work through demos and technical presentations. Intel, San Jose / Portland, USA, 2015
»  Lab Tours: Provide regular lab tours and inductions during open days. University College London, London, 2015
»  UCL Interaction Centre Open Evening 2015: Demos and introduction to UCLIC projects, teaching and research. University College London, London, 2015
»  Culture night 2014: Open house night to showcase equipment, tools, technology and demos to visitors. IT University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2014
»  Open Lab Day 2013: Host for the second edition of the open lab day at the Pervasive Interaction  Technology (PIT) lab to showcase demos and research from the lab to students.  IT University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2013
»  Culture night 2013: Open house night where we showcased mobile technology and physical installations. IT University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2013
»  Open Lab Day 2012: Host for an open lab day for all students at the Pervasive Interaction  Technology (PIT) lab to showcase demos and research from the lab.  IT University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2012
»  Culture night 2012: Open house where we showcased large multi-touch displays and interactive games. IT University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2012

Professional Membership

»  ACM: Association for Computing Machinery (member)
»  SIGCHI:
Special Interest Group on Computer – Human Interaction (member)
»  MCAA: Marie Curie Alumni Association (member)