DigiMedia – Digital Media and Interaction Research Centre, from Department of Comunication and Art (DeCA), hosts the event “Internet Day 2019” to celebrate the Internet day with the theme “Interaction Culture”.

The day’s schedule includes, during the morning – a talk by Jeffrey Bardzell Professor of Informatics and Director of the HCI/Design program in the School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering at Indiana University-Bloomington and a round table discussion comprised by Emília Duarte  (Assistant Professor of Ergonomics in Design at Universidade Europeia and Director of the research unit UNIDCOM), Heitor Alvelos (Professor of Design and New Media at the University of Porto and Director of ID+: Institute for Research in Design, Media and Culture – Universidade do Porto), Jorge Rosa (Assistant Professor at Universidade Nova de Lisboa) and  Licínio Roque (Assistant Professor at University of Coimbra and Senior Researcher at CISUC – Center for Informatics and Systems).

In the afternoon, project presentations will be made by students of the degree in New Communication Technologies and a debate with guest companies. Following that, a “speed dating” activity will be performed in order to promote connections between students and companies in Sciences and Comunications Tecnologies areas.

Admission is free, although registration is required for certain activities. Please follow the available link [1]

More information regarding the event can be found in the available link [2]

Schedule avilable at [ID_A2]

LOCATION

University of Aveiro – Department of Communication and Art –  CCCI Auditorium and connected open space