Ferienakademie “Schöne neue Technikwelt”

In October 2011,Ferienakademie the fall school of the “evangelische Akademie Tutzing took place in Munich (Germany) on the topic “Schöne, neue Technikwelt” (eng. beautiful, new technology world“.  I gave the opening talk on „The Interdisciplinary Challenge of Human-Machine Interaction Research“ and moreover organised a workshop together with my colleague Dr. Angelika Peer from the Technical University Munich (Germany). The topic of the workshop was Human-in-the-Loop and Elderly Technology and we tried to elaborate theses topics from a user-centered, technology-centered, and product development-cetnered view.