Design Competition award at Mobile HCI 2011 conference in Stockholm

08-09-2011

IADT researcher receives Design Competition award at Mobile HCI 2011 conference in Stockholm

Dr John Greaney of the Department of Learning Sciences was awarded third prize in the Mobile HCI Design Competition at the 2011 Mobile HCI conference from 30 August to 2 September. His project was


First Contact: Encouraging use of emergency contact details on mobile phones.



The first and second prize winners were:

First Prize

BrailleTouch: Designing a Mobile Eyes-Free Soft Keyboard.

Mario Romero, Brian Frey, Caleb Southern and Gregory D. Abowd, Georgia

Institute of Technology



Second Prize

Designing Mobile Phones using Silent Speech Input and Auditory Feedback

Kamer Ali Yuksel, Sinan Buyukbas and Serdar Hasan Adali, Sabanci University


For more information please see http://www.mobilehci2011.org/node/34

Story submitted by:

Dr Andrew Power

09 September 2011