Greece, Syros Island

ID-UX (Interaction Design and User Experience).

when 24 August 2015 - 5 September 2015
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 400

: The 1st summer school on Interaction Design & User Experience (ID-UX) is concerned with teaching and experimenting with related concepts, methods, development tools/environments and applications. The related methods are about user research, conceptual and detailed design, and the evaluation of interactive systems from the user perspective. The development tools/environments are about 3D Interactive Environments (Unity 3D), (multitouch) gestures (C#, Windows), and kinesthetic control (Kinect). The applications include scenarios of (serious) games, education, culture and their combined conceptions.

Course leader

Spyros Vosinakis, Assistant Professor of Virtual Reality, University of the Aegean; Panayiotis Koutsabasis, Assistant Professor of Human-Computer Interaction, University of the Aegean;

Target group

Professionals, researchers and late graduate or postgraduate students in engineering, informatics and design, as well as from the aforementioned application areas (games, education, and culture). Some background or experience on programming is desirable.

Course aim

To present and apply contemporary concepts, technologies and methods related to Interaction Design and user Experience.

Fee info

EUR 400: Early bird (21st June 2015). The fees include coffee, light lunch and dinner at the student restaurant for all days of the summer school.
EUR 500: Late registration: July 26 2015. The fees include coffee, light lunch and dinner at the student restaurant for all days of the summer school.