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Jaz, the Founder and Chair of ACM SIGCHI FoodCHI network, co-chaired the second FoodCHI symposium with Dr. Rohit Khot. Rohit attended the inaugural FoodCHI symposium at QUT in 2014, and enjoyed it so much that he wanted to host the second one at RMIT, where he is based. Generously supported by the RMIT Design and Creative Practice ECP, FoodCHI17 provided an open and interdisciplinary platform for...

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Professor Marcus Foth was the invited keynote speaker at the 2017 Digital Leadership Exchange jointly organised by the Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation, Malaysian Public Administration Training Institute, and Malaysian Administration and Modernisation Planning Unit, held in Putrajaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on 14 September 2017. This year’s theme was “Enhancing Citizen Experience for Digital Government.”   Professor Foth’s keynote addressed 250 senior government leaders on the topic of...

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The Urban Informatics Research Lab @ QUT Design Lab is delighted to be collaborating with Marist180, Orange Sky Laundry Service, Common Ground, 139 Club, Wesley Mission, and River City Labs to host Australia's first homelessness hackathon. When: Fri., 02/06/2017, 5:00 pm – Sun., 04/06/2017, 9:00 pm Where: Common Ground Queensland 15 Hope Street South Brisbane, QLD 4101 Homelessness hackathon will bring together designers, developers, entrepreneurs and community members to create innovative technologies to help address pressing social problems related to...

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The Urban Informatics Research Lab @ QUT Design Lab is delighted to be collaborating with MDA Ltd, Marist180, Access Community Services, MultiLink, Australian Red Cross, and the River City Lab to host the first Techfugees hackathon in Brisbane.   When: Mar 17 – 19, 2017 Where: River City Labs, 2/282 Wickham St, Fortitude Valley QLD 4006, Australia   TechfugeesBNE will bring together designers, developers, entrepreneur,s and community members to create innovative technologies to help refugee...

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The QUT Design Lab is hosting the Social Lightscapes Workshop 13-16 December, which will bring together leading international researchers, government representatives, students and local community stakeholders.   The workshop offers students the opportunity to participate in social research and to better understand the role that such methods can play in urban design and community engagement. Exploring key elements of social life in Brisbane’s West End, students will...

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