September 25, 2013
I'm Director of Multimedia & Interaction Design programs in the School of Information Technology & Electrical Engineering at the University of Queensland. Prior to moving to Australia I was a researcher in the CSCW Research Centre at Lancaster University in the UK. <buzzwords>ubicomp; CSCW; HCI; social- mobile- pervasive- computing; healthy ageing; awareness; education; health informatics</buzzwords> Find out more at http://au.linkedin.com/in/viller/, follow me at http://twitter.com/viller
Technology usually fails for non-technical reasons.
Passion is over-used, especially when it comes to talking about our work. I care about good design, I get really annoyed by bad design, but I get passionate about my family and about Bolton Wanderers Football Club :)
I'm an Interaction design researcher & educator, with main focus on social technologies in everyday settings.