Buchanan, W. J. (2015, April). Promoting passion in an innovation and enterprise culture. Presented at Exploring 21st Century Organisational Culture: inclusivity, agility and innovation, Edinburgh
This presentation will show how organisations can encourage a culture of innovation and enterprise, including showcasing examples of good practice and how management styles ca...
Bilgrami, S. (2015). Short Documentary Film Series - Artist Uncovered: Catriona Mann
An intimate portrait of Scottish artist Catriona Mann and her work.
Link to video on youtube - https://www.youtube.com...SJxiPU&feature=youtu.be
Bilgrami, S. (2015). Short Documentary Film Series - Artist Uncovered: Alan McGowan
An insight into the thoughts and work of figurative artist Alan McGowan, whose paintings are powerful, thought-provoking and occasionally disturbing studies of the human body....
This European Fellowship project will benefit the researcher by giving and enhancing the knowledge and skills for a future generation of CPSs which enjoy the unique feature of context-active resilienc...
Improving customer experience through intelligent workflow
Scottish Funding Council
This project aims to investigate the integration of a cipher policy for the protection of data, and how these can be applied into a cloud-based infrastructure. A key focus for the implementation will ...
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Bilgrami, S. (2015). Short Documentary Film Series - Artist Uncovered: George Donald
A portrait of the celebrated Scottish artist George Donald who explains the philosophy behind his thought-provoking paintings.
Link to video on Youtube - https://www.youtube....
Caddell, M. (2014, December). Making internships meaningful: the challenge of encouraging reflection and skills articulation. Presented at SRHE Annual Conference 10-12 December 2014, Newport, South Wales
In recent years considerable emphasis has been placed on embedding employability and skills development in core university curriculum content as well as providing additional s...
Caddell, M. & Wallace, M. (2014, October). Making third sector internships work. Presented at SRHE Conference: 'Supporting University-Work Transitions? Exploring the Impact of Work Placements and Internships'., Edinburgh
Bilgrami, S. (2014). Short Documentary Film Series - Artist Uncovered: Marjorie Campbell
A portrait of (late) Marjorie Campbell, a versatile artist whose life and work is celebrated through the recollections of her sister, Alison Kerr.
Link to video on Youtube -...
Bilgrami, S. (2014). Short Documentary Film Series - Artist Uncovered: Marj Bond
A glimpse into the fascinating life and work of leading Scottish artist Marj Bond.
Link to video on Youtube -https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QK9s_xtcqKc&feature=youtu.be
Caddell, M. & Chatterton, P. (2014, July). Implementing flexible curricula. Presented at The Academic Practice and Technology (ATP) Conference: 'Conncected Learning in an Open World'., London
Caddell, M. (2014). Third sector internships Scotland: work experience that makes a difference
Caddell, M. & Chatterton, P. (2014, June). Developing and supporting the flexible curriculum: a toolkit to develop and enhance practice. Presented at 11th QAA Enhancement Themes Conference, Edinburgh
Caddell, M. & Tudor, R. (2014, June). Learning enhancement on action - the open university in Scotland's DSC overview. Presented at 11th QAA Enhancement Themes Conference, Edinburgh
Bilgrami, S. (2014). Short Documentary Film Series - Artist Uncovered: Carolyn Burchell
A glimpse into the studio, art and life of artist Carolyn Burchell.
Link to video on Youtube -https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Gc-JX_Jh4E&feature=youtu.be
Caddell, M. & Boyle, F. (2014, May). Insights from practice: third sector internships Scotland. Presented at SRHE day conference: 'Why do internships and placementsmatter? Sharing of current research'., London
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Bilgrami, S. (2014). Short Documentary Film Series - Artist Uncovered: Gill Tyson
An insight into the work and practices of award-winning printmaker Gill Tyson, as she sketches outdoors and prepares to create a print at Edinburgh Printmakers Studio.
This project will focus on the design and development of a distributed software architecture for the platform with innovative technology approaches. This includes microservices with containerisation, ...
University of London
This event is a rare opportunity to find out more about a musical instrument that was worth £100,000 in the 1980s when it was used in the making of records by Afrika Bambaataa, Kate Bush, and Frankie ...
A project to provide decentralised identity for meeting KYC & AML requirements in the property industry.
Royal Society of Edinburgh
The project aims to advance the autonomy of field robots with a novel approach to developing a new generation of Meteorological Drone Robots (Met-Bot) which will be context-driven, proactively auto-re...
This project will use steganography technology and shared secrets to improve the usability of the process of recovering cryptocurrency/distributed ledger wallet. It will do so by encoding parts of the...
The project will produce recommendations for the application of gamification to the training product, informed by the company context, with a design led by the latest academic research in gamification...
To develop a formal Scotland-wide network of LIS researchers and practitioners, to help spread expertise into a connected practitioner community across all LIS sectors through high quality training an...
Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland
As social media use by older people increases, along with an increased rate of dementia diagnoses, the management or oversight of social networking sites by carers is likely to increase. This research...
Eye-tracking is an increasingly popular technique in which user’s eye movements are captured by a computer system, allowing it to ascertain where the user is looking in a display or visual scene (fixa...
This will investigate the feasibility of incentivising environmentally friendly behaviours through rewards given in tokens as well as IoT wearables to discover this behaviour and reward automatically.
The Scottish Informatics & Computer Science Alliance
1st event: a speaker for the Cyber Security Conference (Critical Infrastructure Protection) (200 words):
Industrial Control Systems(ICS) are widely used in critical infrastructure such as nuclear pow...
development of innovative projection system to allow responsive and live creation and manipulation of projected scenery for theatrical workshops.
Digital Health Institute
This project will investigate existing consumer tech, IOT and connectivity capabilities for simulation activities.
Napier and DHI will explore a range of technologies that can connect to DHI’s simul...
As a societal phenomenon, festivals and planned events are discussed in a wide policy context. They have entered a broader discus...
At present the Information Technology profession appears to be dogged by high profile project failure, high...
Ubiquitous Computing promises to enrich our everyday lives by enabling the environment to be enhanced via compu...
The concept of context-awareness is widely used in mobile and pervasive computing t...
Purpose and rationale
The purpose of the exploratory research is to provide a deeper understan...
The "Frailty Framework" is the development of a next generation health assessment and predictive analysis system. It will...
This research will investigate the nature of interactions between people and experience-oriented technologies such as new-media artw...
This critical appraisal demonstrates three particular themes that are domin...
As a sector that is reliant on the creation and management of memorable experiences, visitor attrac...
Dr Ella Taylor-Smith delivered a presentation at Social Media and Society 2016 in London on 13th July 2016.
12 July 2016
Demographic data of UK information professions from CSI/ERI Workforce Mapping project released
29 June 2016
Exciting New Collaboration with Hutchinson Networks Aims To Build A Virtual Bank For Advanced Security Operations Training
Publishes chapter in collection Mapping Across Academia
The Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP) and the Archives and Records Association (ARA) have published a series of 24 fact sheets on the basis of the findings of the Wo...
Augusto was awarded a Carnegie Research Incentive Grant
27 June 2016
John Mowbray presents research on social networks and job seeking at CoLIS9, Sweden
26 June 2016
The Centre for Social Informatics made a contribution to Conceptions of Library and Information Science 9 in Uppsala, Sweden on 27th June 2016.
Dr Brian Detlor appointed Visiting Professor to the School of Computing at Edinburgh Napier University
22 June 2016
Staff and research students from the Centre for Social Informatics made a number of contributions at iDocQ 2016 in Glasgow on 23rd June 2016.
Simon Powers has been invited to give a seminar at Aston University.
15 June 2016
RBS commission Dr Oli Mival to review their UX activities & methods.
14 June 2016
Simon Powers has been invited to contribute an article to the Encyclopedia of Evolutionary Psychological Science.
8 June 2016
Publishes new book: Community in Modern Scottish Literature (Leiden | Boston: Brill | Rodopi, 2016), 304pp.
18 May 2016
New Centre for Social Informatics publications in special issue of Journal of Information Science
17 May 2016