Professor van den Hoven’s Materialising Memories Talk

As mentioned in our previous post, Professor Elise van den Hoven recently gave a talk at the University of Dundee as part of SICSA’s Distinguished Visiting Fellows programme. Elise’s talk, ‘Materialising Memories: a design research programme to study everyday remembering’, outlined how she and her team use design research to support human remembering, adopting a people-centred approach to study memory cues in everyday life. Below is a recording of Elise’s presentation; enjoy!

Living Digital at CHI

This year Living Digital has a number of papers and workshops at CHI 2015:


  • Providing Adaptive Health Updates Across the Personal Social Network
    Wendy Moncur, Judith Masthoff, Ehud Reiter, Yvonne Freer, Hien Nguyen
  • Situational Ethics: Re-thinking Approaches to Formal Ethics Requirements for Human-Computer Interaction
    Cosmin Munteanu, Heather Molyneaux, Wendy Moncur, Mario Romero, Susan O’Donnell, John Vines
  • Things That Make Us Reminisce: Everyday Memory Cues as Opportunities for Interaction Design
    Doménique van Gennip, Elise van den Hoven, Panos Markopoulos
  • Assessing the Supportiveness of Gift Emoticons in Care Scenarios
    Kirsten Smith


  • Designing Alternative Systems for local Communities
    Vasillis Vlachokyriakos, Rob Comber, Clara Crivellaro, Nick Taylor, Stacey Kuznetsov, Andrea Kavanaugh, Christopher A. Le Dantec, Joon Kim

See you in Korea!