Category Archives: events – conferences

Workshop at #OzCHI – SmartHealth: 7th International Workshop on Technologies for Health and Wellbeing

There’s a call for papers (submission date 28 August 2015) for the SmartHealth workshop that’s taking place on 7 December as part of OzCHI 2015, Australia’s annual conference on Human-Computer Interaction, to be held in Melbourne between 7th and 10th … Continue reading

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Call for submissions – we’re having a symposium on interactive medical devices in Reading (UK) in June

Patient Safety with Interactive Medical Devices: a multi-disciplinary symposium Reading, UK; 24th–25th June 2015 http://www.chi-med.ac.uk/symposium2015/ The aim of the symposium is to bring together researchers and practitioners working in the area of patient safety and interactive medical devices (for example … Continue reading

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Medical devices and Human-Computer Interaction – one day tutorial at #NordiCHI2014, w CHI+MED

On Sunday 26 October researchers from CHI+MED will run a full day tutorial on Medical devices and human-computer interaction as part of the NordiCHI 2014 conference taking place in Helsinki (from 26-30 October 2014). Gerrit Niezen, Karen Li, Patrick Oladimeji … Continue reading

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Animal-computer interaction at #NordiCHI14, via @realhamed

People interested in the interaction between cats and, say, iPads are well served on the internet, including YouTube where the search terms ‘cats ipad’ brings up ‘about 221,000 results’. Cats have been recorded enthusiastically ‘playing’ games originally intended for people … Continue reading

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[Free, Bridgend] NAMDET & MHRA Roadshow on medical devices (regulation, incident reporting) – 7 July 2014

This is not a CHI+MED event but we’re happy to share information about it. One of the organisers, Paul Lee (a medical devices training manager at the Singleton Hospital in Swansea), is on CHI+MED’s Advisory Group. He is also the … Continue reading

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Patient Safety Congress, Liverpool 21-22 May 2014 – #ptsafety

Please note that CHI+MED doesn’t endorse these conferences or events but we think you might like to know about them. If you are a member of CHAIN (Contact, Help, Advice and Information Network) you can get a 10% discount, contact … Continue reading

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MEDTEC – events in London & Stuttgart for medical device designers

CHI+MED’s Chris Vincent, from UCL’s Interaction Centre, will be speaking at two MEDTEC events in London (May) and and Stuttgart (June), details below. MEDTEC UK: 14-15 May 2014, Olympia, London Chris is speaking on the second day of the conference … Continue reading

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