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Guest Speaker: Myriam Lewkowicz

 
Location
Mixed Reality Lab Meeting Space
Date(s)
Tuesday 29th August 2017 (12:00-13:00)
Description
Myriam Lewkowicz

Myriam Lewkowicz

Myriam Lewkowicz, Professor at Université de Technologie de Troyes, will give a guest seminar in the Mixed Reality Lab.

Studying Healthcare in Domestic Settings, A CSCW Perspective

Abstract coming soon.

About Myriam

Myriam Lewkowicz is Full Professor in Informatics at Troyes University of Technology (France), where she is head of  Information System Management teaching branch and Tech-CICO research group (part of UMR CNRS 6281).

She is graduated from Univ. Paris 9 Dauphine (Master of Research - 1997) and achieved her PhD at Univ. Paris 6 Pierre et Marie Curie in 2000 on “Designing Groupware for cooperative Knowledge Management”. She obtained her Habilitation in 2012 at Compiegne University of Technology on "The role of models in designing systems for mediated collective practices - methodological, conceptual and instrumental contributions to an interdisciplinary research in CSCW.

Her interdisciplinary research focuses on how to move from understanding ethnographically collaborative innovative practices toward the design of socio-technical solutions. The main application domain of her research for the last 12 years has been healthcare, in particular in the areas of fostering social interactions among people in difficult situations, and supporting new coordination mechanisms within healthcare.  She is one of the founders of the ActiveAgeing LivingLab (ENoLL) in UTT. She was the french coordinator of 4 european projects in the active and healthy ageing domain (SEACW, FoSIBLE, PaeLife, TOPIC). 

Myriam Lewkowicz is part of the EUSSET steering committee and has served on multiple program committees, including serving as the scientific co-chair for CHI 2013 and CHI 2014 for the sub-committee “Beyond the Individual” (with Mark Ackerman), ACM GROUP 2014 Working papers co-chair (with Stephan Lukosh and Michael Muller); ACM GROUP 2016 papers co-chair (with Michael Muller), Communities & Technologies 2017 General Chair (with Markus Rohde); ECSCW 2017 Exploratory papers co-chair (with Aleksandra Sarcevic); ECSCW 2013 Work In Progress co-chair (with Tommasso Colombino),  COOP'10 papers co-chair (with Volker Wulf).

Mixed Reality Laboratory

University of Nottingham
School of Computer Science
Nottingham, NG8 1BB


telephone: +44 (0) 115 846 6780
email: mrl@cs.nott.ac.uk