Human Factors Research Group

12th International Conference on Disability, Virtual Reality & Associated Technologies 2018


Nottingham International Consortium on Educational Research (NICER) Group

Tuesday 4th September to Thursday 6th September 2018,  Dr Sue Cobb from the Human Factors Research Group co-hosted the ICDVRAT-ITAG 2018 conference with Prof. P J Standen from the department of Disability and Ageing and Dr David Brown from Nottingham Trent University.

The conference hosted 100 delegates from around the world discussing Disability, Virtual Reality and Associated Technologies.

The Keynote spearkers during the Conference were

Nottingham International Consortium on Educational Research (NICER) "Working together: Researchers need Users”.

Nottingham International Consortium on Educational Research (NICER) is a group of people with intellectual disabilities who are interested in research and want to make sure research about intellectual disabilities conducted locally involves people with intellectual disabilities and is informed by their needs and wishes. 

Albert "Skip" Rizzo - Director for Medical Virtual Reality Institute for Creative Technologies Research

Professor USC Davis School of Gerontology and USC Keck School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Psychologist Skip Rizzo conducts research on the design, development and evaluation of virtual reality (VR) systems targeting the areas of clinical assessment, treatment rehabilitation and resilience. 


Posted on Thursday 27th September 2018

Human Factors Research Group

Faculty of Engineering
The University of Nottingham
University Park, Nottingham

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