Joanna McGrenere is a Professor in Computer Science at the University of British Columbia (UBC) and an Inria International Research Chair (in France). She earned her PhD from the University of Toronto, after completing her MSc at UBC. Joanna specializes in Human-Computer Interaction research, with a focus on designing personalized user interfaces, as well as on developing interactive systems for diverse user populations, including children, older adults, and people with impairments. Joanna was an IBM Visiting Scientist and has received research funding from Mozilla, Microsoft, Google, Nokia, as well as IBM.
Friday, September 29, 2017
UBC Robson Square Theatre