AffecTech at CHI 2019

Spotlight on affective health research at premier HCI gathering   AffecTech was pleased to have a presence at CHI 2019, the leading conference for human-computer interaction (HCI). The conference, this year held in Glasgow, celebrates innovation and excellence in...

Challenges for affective computing

AffecTech presentation in Lisbon AffecTech Early Stage Researcher (ESR) Shadi Ghiasi has given a talk at the Instituto Superior Técnico in Lisbon, exploring challenges in affective computing. The talk formed part of her secondment activity at Plux, the wireless...

AffecTech showcases innovative mental health technology

Members of the public and healthcare professionals have tried out prototypes of innovative wearables technologies for mental health being developed at Lancaster University. They were able to test the cutting-edge technologies at a special event at Lancaster’s The...

Biosignals in Sync, Breathing in Sync

Is ‘breathing in synchrony’ the key for a good psychotherapy outcome? Will sound feedback be the instrument that lets users accomplish it? Inspired by Prof. Koole’s research presented in Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore’s (UNICATT)...