Madeline Gannon will be giving a keynote to kick off SPAN '17 — a conference about design and technology, hosted by Google.
From September 14-15, SPAN attendees will connect with leading designers, artists, technologists, and researchers—in addition to a few bright folks from Google. Through talks, conversations, workshops, and demos, the conference will explore links across design, technology, and socially engaged creative practice. See the full schedule here and register here!
Mimus was awarded an Honorary Mention from this year's Ars Electronica STARTS Prize jury for innovation at the intersection of Science, Technology, and the Arts. A video of Mimus will be on exhibition in this year's Ars Electronica Festival, held in Linz, Austria from September 7-11, 2017.
Our latest project, Mimus, will be living at the Design Museum London for five months — from November 24th, 2016 to April 23rd, 2017. Mimus was commissioned as a part of the Museum's inaugural exhibition, Fear and Love: Reactions to a Complex World.
Madeline Gannon will being speaking at this year's WIRED: Next Gen conference. This one-day event for 12-to-18-year-olds brings exciting interactive experiences and engaging talks about everything from space travel to bionics to robotics. See the full line-up of speakers here.
Tactum: A Skin-Centric Approach to Digital Design — a paper by Madeline Gannon of ATONATON and Tovi Grossman & George Fitzmaurice of Autodesk Research – has been accepted for publication in this year's Association for Computing Machinery’s (ACM) CHI conference.
Tactum was also awarded with a best paper honorable mention this year.