PhD candidate, Human Media Interaction / University of Twente
Gijs Huisman is a PhD candidate at the Human Media Interaction group of the University of Twente. In his work he focusses on the use of haptic technology for social communication. He will share his insights from research on how touch perception works and how touch can be mediated through technology.
Within Fashion Design a new specialty surfaced where electronics found their way into clothing. These mutations are colloquially known as FashionTech or Wearables and are in need of different design paradigms. Fashion Designers have long operated in the world of intimacy and have excelled in wearability. There is a lot to be learned from Fashion […]