LaSIGE has approximately 110 collaborators, amongst researchers with a doctoral degree, working toward a Ph.D., or Master students and other junior researchers. The current Director is Prof. Luís Carriço.
PC Chair of the "Multimedia HCI & QoE" Area @ ACM Multimedia 2016
Chair @ AltMM 2016 Workshop
Teresa Chambel is Workshop Chair of AltMM 2016 - 1st International Workshop on Multimedia Alternate Realities, at ACM Multimedia, the premier international conference on Multimedia, taking place on October 16th 2016, in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Honorable Mention Award @ MobileHCI 2016
The article "Effect of Target Size on Non-Visual Text-Entry" with authorship of the LaSIGE's researchers, André Rodrigues, Tiago Guerreiro and Luis Carriço, in collaboration with researchers from the Instituto Superior Técnico (Univ. of Lisbon) and School of Computing Science (Newcastle Univ.), received an "Honorable Mention Award " at MobileHCI 2016 conference that took place September 6th to 9th, at Florence, Italy.
Invited Talk @ TICs & Smart Grid Workshop
The Brazilian University "Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Paraná" recently organized the ICT & Smart Grid Workshop of Security for Smart Grid and invited Nuno Neves to be one of the speakers of the event that aimed to present the challenges and recent research results of security and privacy area for smart grid.
The event also addressed the critical infrastructure (hardware, telecommunications infrastructure and management system) of the smart grid, considering the integrated security in this infrastructure.