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Lunchtime Talk

Could the Internet of things support our relationships with our parents?

Fri 15 Sep 2017 13:00

Bhagyashree Patil will share her research ideas and questions around ways that the Internet of Things can support relationships between adults and their parents. More info coming soon.

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Lunchtime Talk

Bringing back the factory? Workshopping the case for local manufacturing

Fri 8 Sep 2017 13:00

What if the Replicator from Star Trek really existed? What if, at the touch of a button, you could have whatever object you desire? Studio resident ginger coons discusses the future of digital fabrication.



Tue 25 Jul 2017 17:30 - Tue 25 Jul 2017 21:30

Iglab is a place to test and play games. Games that are played in the real world rather than via a console or screen, are social, definitely fun, and possibly absurd.


Lunchtime Talk Summer Break

Fri 25 Aug 2017 13:00

We will be taking a break from the Lunchtime Talk and Open Studio Friday programme over the summer period, but we'll resume on Fri 8 Sept. We wish you all a good summer!

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Lunchtime Talk

Experimental psychology in Cinema using Mobile Technologies

Fri 14 Jul 2017 13:00 - Fri 14 Jul 2017 14:00

This talk will discuss how attention, immersion and engagement can be studied  within the cinema, using mobile technologies.

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Lunchtime Talk

Tactile Interfaces For Older People

Fri 7 Jul 2017 13:00 - Fri 7 Jul 2017 14:00

Studio resident Annie Lywood will introduce Bonnie Binary, an e-textile consultancy, working with industry to create bespoke costumes, objects and interactive fabrics for older people.

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Immersive Experiences Research: Briefing Event - Bristol

Tue 4 Jul 2017 9:00 - Tue 4 Jul 2017 13:00

This briefing event introduces the AHRC and EPSRC call for proposals for up to £75K to support early stage research partnerships exploring the creation of new immersive experiences

Lunchtime Talk

Inspiring Improvisation with Digital Games

Fri 30 Jun 2017 13:00 - Fri 30 Jun 2017 14:00

Alistair Aitcheson will talk about his playful installations, custom-made game hardware and interactive performances and explore how they encourage improvisation and creativity.

Lunchtime Talk

Ambient Presence: Exploring the effect of physical and virtual places on music.

Fri 23 Jun 2017 13:00 - Fri 23 Jun 2017 14:00

This talk will focus on the techniques used to realise the conceptual idea of music album 'Race to Zero'.

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Adaptive Narratives workshop - SOLD OUT

Thu 22 Jun 2017 15:00 - Thu 22 Jun 2017 17:00

BBC R&D have developed technology which allows stories to be adapted, a bit like a storyteller around a campfire. Join us to get hands on with these new tools.