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Where Empathy, Robotics, and IoT Connect


Lifion Sponsor: Ohad Axelrod
Event Host: Lenore Taplitzky, IDC Herzliya

Oren Zuckerman will be speaking about the MiLAB (media innovation lab) at IDC Herzliya and its work as a research, learning, and prototyping space that explores the future of media, technology, and human-computer interaction.


Presenter: Dr. Oren Zuckerman, head of IDC Media Innovation Lab

Oren Zuckerman is head of the interactive communications program, co-director of the Media Innovation Lab, and academic director of the Innovation & Entrepreneurship GMBA track at the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliya, Israel. Zuckerman’s research areas are at the cross of interactive technologies & human behavior, focusing on physical-digital interactive experiences. His research projects include sensor-based mobile technologies for wellbeing and tangible interfaces for learning. Zuckerman completed his MSc and PhD at MIT Media Lab, publish regularly on HCI related topics, and is a frequent speaker on HCI and interactive media events. On 2001, the World Economic Forum recognized Zuckerman as a “Technology Pioneer” at the annual forum in Davos, Switzerland. On 2012 a group of researchers including Zuckerman received the prestigious Israeli Excellence Center grant in the field of “Education in a New Information Society”.



6:45pm - Guest arrival & networking with food & drinks
7:15pm - Main presentation
8:00pm - More networking


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