Lydia Plowman is Professor of Education at the University of Edinburgh, a Fellow of the UK’s Academy of Social Sciences and Associate Director of the Scottish Graduate School of Social Science. Earlier in her career, she enjoyed eight years' experience as a classroom teacher, followed by working as a researcher in university departments of computing, cognitive sciences and educationon a series of interdisciplinary projects funded by the UK research councils. This created a unique foundation for her research on children’s play and learning with digital media in a range of formal and informal settings, particularly at home, for more than 20 years.
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All registered papers will be submitted for publication by Springer and made available through SpringerLink Digital Library.
Proceedings will be submitted for inclusion in leading indexing services, including Ei Compendex, ISI Web of Science, Scopus, CrossRef, Google Scholar, DBLP, as well as EAI’s own EU Digital Library (EUDL).
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The Central Theme of the conference is innovation, with a special focus on emerging technologies for education, entertainment, well-being, creativity, arts and business development. In addition, it aims at promoting new venture creation opportunities that emerge from these innovations, as well as innovation methods that target these core subjects. The conference aims to provide a platform where academics and practitioners from cross disciplinary fields from education, artistic creation, creative industries, and business can come together and collaborate. The event will encourage the exploration of the potential synergies that may arise from pooling the different perspectives.
In the second edition of TIE 2019, the Special Focus lies on applied storytelling, virtual agents for story and social simulation, as well as systems that foster narrative creation, in the context of entrepreneurship and business.
This event is organized by EAI.
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EAI’s vision is to foster excellence in research and innovation on the principles of transparency, objectivity, equality, and openness. Our guiding principle is community cooperation to create better research, provide fair recognition of excellence and transform best ideas into commercial value proposition.
EAI‘s mission is to create an environment that rewards excellence transparently, and builds recognition objectively regardless of age, economic status or country of origin, where no membership fees or closed door committees stand in the way of your research career.
Through these shared values, EAI leads the way toward advancing the world of research and innovation, empowering individuals and institutions for the good of society to fully benefit from the digital revolution.
Full Paper Submission deadline
15 June 2019 [extended]
20 July 2019
15 September 2019
Work in Progress / Demos Submission deadline
10 July 2019
20 August 2019
15 September 2019
Start of Conference
16 October 2019
End of Conference
18 October 2019