Doctoral Colloquium

The ECSCW 2017 Doctoral Colloquium provides an opportunity for doctoral students to discuss their research in an international forum under the guidance of a panel of experienced CSCW researchers. The Doctoral Colloquium will be held on Tuesday August 29 2017 as part of the 15th European Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work in Sheffield, UK.

Participants will be asked to give short, informal presentations during the Colloquium. These will be followed by extensive group discussion in a friendly and constructive workshop.

Students accepted for the ECSCW 2017 Doctoral Colloquium will also have the opportunity to attend free of charge a one-day program of three Masterclasses on CSCW concepts, methods and challenges delivered by senior researchers and taking place on Monday, 28th of August.

ECSCW 2017 Doctoral Colloquium Participants:

  • Diogenis Alexandrakis, Department of Informatics, Ionian University, Corfu, Greece
    “Reminiscence, Digital Storytelling and Maps: How Technology Affects Loneliness of Older Adults”
  • Mela Bettega, Madeira Interactive Technology Institute, FCSH, Univesidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal
    “Infrastructuring computer-supported collaboration to foster the connection between high and low-skilled people”
  • Dalma Geszten, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Department of Ergonomics and Psychology, Hungary
    “Usability analysis of collaborative tools: a team usability testing approach”
  • Sally McHugh, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
    “Learningful interactions in formal and informal learning environments”
  • Gerolf Nauwerck, The Health Technology and Organisations research group, Department of Information Technology, Uppsala University, Sweden
    “Digital Work Environment”
  • Michelle O’Keefe, Department of Media Communication, Cork Institute of Technology, Ireland
    “How can Communities of Practice and UMI technologies support and enhance STEM learning”
  • Anna Vasilchenko, Open Lab, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    “Self-Flipped Learning & Teaching for STEM in Higher Education”
  • Chi-LanYang, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
    “Understanding Task Transfer in Workplace: Interaction among Human, Artifact, and Context”
  • Bingjie Yu, University of Bath, UK
    “An Investigation of Design Parameters for Constructive Online Discussion Environment”
  • Jing Zhang, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
    “Supporting Information Needs of Transitional Phases in Diabetes Management Through Online Health Communities”

Doctoral Colloquium Chairs
Geraldine Fitzpatrick, TU Wien (Austria)
Jesper Kjeldskov, Aalborg University (Denmark)