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Can a Computer Improve Your Social Skills?

ABSTRACT Many people fear automation. They may see it as a potential job killer. They may also be concerned about what can be automated. Could we train a computer to teach us human skills? Should…

From  Meghana Arundhati Melkote on November 9th, 2017 10 plays 0  

Can Healthcare Become an iPhone?


ABSTRACTThe hidden secret of smartphones is their API that makes the phone’s sensors and data accessible and thereby facilitates app development on a global scale. The healthcare informatics…

From  Meghana Arundhati Melkote on November 2nd, 2017 7 plays 0  

GVU Distinguished Alum Brownbag Speaker: Fabricating Accessibility

Abstract With the increasing power and flexibility of technologies available to consumers, we are seeing a revolution in how assistive technology (AT) is being created and by whom. This talk will…

From  Meghana Arundhati Melkote on October 19th, 2017 42 plays 0  

Transformative Work in Computing - Foley Scholars Research & ACCelerate Preview

Smithsonian ACCelerate Festival Preview Hear from the creators of Georgia Tech's juried projects accepted into the ACCelerate Creativity and Innovation Festival taking place Oct. 13-15, 2017,…

From  Meghana Arundhati Melkote on October 5th, 2017 10 plays 0  

Complexity and Distributed Ethnography & ACCelerate Preview

Smithsonian ACCelerate Festival Preview Hear from the creators of Georgia Tech's juried projects accepted into the ACCelerate Creativity and Innovation Festival taking place Oct. 13-15, 2017,…

From  Meghana Arundhati Melkote on September 28th, 2017 31 plays 0