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Playful Experiences – Warszawa, 25.10, godz. 18.00

2012 Październik 9
by Tomasz Lizoń

Abstract

Playfulness can be observed in all areas of human activity. It is an attitude of making activities more enjoyable. Designing for playfulness involves creating objects that elicit a playful approach and provide enjoyable experiences. We have designed and evaluated a set of cards called the PLEX Cards and its two related idea generation techniques. The cards were created to communicate the 22 categories of a Playful Experiences framework to designers and other stakeholders who wish to design for playfulness. We have evaluated the practical use of the cards by applying them in several design cases. In this talk I will present an overview of the design rationale of the PLEX Cards together with a couple design cases where the PLEX Cards were used and evaluated.

Bio

Andrés Lucero is a senior mobile Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) researcher at Nokia Research in Tampere, Finland. Since joining Nokia in 2008, his work has been focused on the design and evaluation of novel interaction techniques for mobile phones and other interactive surfaces. He got his Masters degree in Visual Communication Design from Universidad Tecnológica Metropolitana (UTEM), Santiago, Chile. In 2004 he received a Professional Doctorate in Engineering (PDEng) degree in User-System Interaction from the Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) in the Netherlands, which included a one-year project in Philips Research. In 2009 he completed his PhD at the TU/e on co-designing mixed reality support tools for industrial designers. As part of his PhD work, he was a visiting researcher at the University of Art and Design Helsinki (TAIK). His interests lie in the areas of mobile human-computer interaction, user-centered design, and design research.

Kiedy, gdzie i jak?

  • 25 października (czwartek), godz. 18.00.
  • MiTo art.café.books, ul. Waryńskiego 28 (zaraz przy Metro Politechnika).
  • Wykład w języku angielskim.

Zachęcamy do potwierdzenia swojej obecności na FB

https://www.facebook.com/events/510550652290840/ – nie jest to jest to obowiązkowe, jednak pozwoli nam wstępnie oszacować liczbę uczestników i tym samym lepiej się przygotować do spotkania.

4 Responses leave one →
  1. Tomasz Lizoń permalink*
    Październik 12, 2012

    Ważna informacja dla wszystkich wybierających się na prezentację Andrés’a. Zmiana miejsca – zapraszamy ponownie do MiTo (Waryńskiego 28, zaraz obok Metro Politechnika).

  2. Tomasz Lizoń permalink*
    Październik 26, 2012

    Gdyby ktoś chciał skorzystać z kart o których mówił Andrés: http://www.funkydesignspaces.com/plex/.

  3. Tomasz Lizoń permalink*
    Listopad 6, 2012

    Trochę nam to zajęło, ale wreszcie jest… Prezentacja Andrésa: http://www.slideshare.net/CHIPoland/playful-experiences ;)

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