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Jinsil (Hwaryoung) Seo

Assistant Professor, Texas A&M University in College Station

Soft Interaction for Connectedness and Well-being

PRESENTED ON MAR 01, 2016
IN BRYAN @ VOL 6

Jinsil (Hwaryoung) Seo presents some of her interactive art research using soft/organic materials for children with autism and older adults. Her research focuses on promoting social/intergenerational connectedness and wellbeing.

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Connecting Minds at Juarez Technology HUB

BY RICARDO MORA
@ VOL 13 ON JUN 23, 2016

Ricardo Mora shares on the Technology Hub Ciudad Juarez where there is collaborative growth to build a community of innovative leaders. Mora believes that idea generation is the key factor to improve the economic and social conditions of any region.

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Bilingual Improv: Connecting with Everyone

BY MIKE STAFFA
@ VOL 141 ON NOV 24, 2016

Owner and Founder of the Pirates of Tokyo Bay, Mike Staffa will highlight the history of the group and how it is getting recognized around the world for connecting with audiences, regardless of their cultural background. The group's mission statement is to make audiences laugh, regardless of their language. Mike has lead the Pirates in performances in 10+ counties around the world and is excited to share his story at PechaKucha.

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La Cuisine Comme Vecteur de Lien Social

BY JOHANNA PESTOUR
@ VOL 29 ON DEC 06, 2016

Johanna Pestour, co-founder of Mamie Food, emphasises the kitchen as a culinary and a social space. With grannies and grandpas cooking their best recipes, authentic dishes are shared between generations to preserve culinary treats and battle loneliness among elderly people. 

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Connecting New Zealand communities with their land

BY MEGAN WILLIAMS
@ VOL 2 ON MAR 14, 2017

Megan Williams - In 10 years the Te Kākano Aotearoa Trust have engaged a community to replant thousands of trees. As well as continuing in Wanaka with more projects than ever, - they are now assisting other communities to do something similar in their own towns.

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Connecting the Dots, Creative dots that is, not boring ones

BY PIP JAMIESON
@ VOL 13 ON APR 27, 2017

In this PechaKucha talk given at Vol. 13 of the London PechaKucha series, Pip Jamieson helps us to connect with other creators.

Did you know that 45% of jobs could disappear if we implemented technology correctly BUT technology cannot replace creatives. So we are SAFE!

Want to connect with other creatives --- check out --- https://the-dots.com/

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Connecting the Dots on Sustainable Communities

BY ESTHER WHITEHEAD
@ VOL 8 ON JUL 20, 2017

Esther Whitehead of Sustainable Queenstown explains how the town of Queenstown can build a future minded community.

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Common Sense Innovation

BY TYLER BRUMMER
@ VOL 32 ON SEP 26, 2017

Tyler Brummer spent 10 years as an academic ecologist but was itching to have more impact. He co-founded WeVisit, a company that is designed to create meaningful jobs for young people, give older people a greater sense of purpose and help families stay connected. At WeVisit, they use technology to create human connections to improve community health, education and well-being.

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Interactive Technology and Connecting Community

BY ALEX BEIM
@ VOL 45 ON MAY 08, 2018

Alex owns and interactive technology company, and in his presentation he takes us through his professional process and making tech-based installations accessible to all. 

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Connecting the dots

BY DONNA FOLEY
@ VOL 18 ON JUN 06, 2018

Donna Foley is a Leading Vocational Teacher at Tafe Pimlico.  She co-ordinates the visual arts programs and lectures at Tafe for Certificate III, Diploma and Advanced Diploma and for the Bachelor of Visual Arts, University of Canberra.