SNF Spark Project
Reimagining Artificial Intelligence - Towards Establishing a Sociological Conception of AI
Within the framework of an SNF funded project, Human-IST is conducting interviews with prominent urban sociologists with an influential record of studies in the context of European cities. The objective…
Swiss HCI Research Paper Presentations
The ACM SIGCHI Chapter in Switzerland - with the principal contribution of the Human-IST institute - has organized a virtual event on the 4th and 5th of May 2020, during which the Swiss researchers who…
Streetwise: Survey on your spatial perception
There are thousands of maps - but none shows the quality of the room from the population's perspective. How do we perceive our living space? How do we experience the atmosphere of a place? Where do we…
SNF NFP 77 Grant
The Human-IST Institute recently received an important SNF grant for a 3-years project (SPICE) in the context of the National Research Programme "Digital Transformation" (NRP 77).
Aggregating Asymmetric Requirements by Intuitive Interfaces
Many real-world evaluation tasks are composed of mandatory and optional requirements, e.g., spacious basement or else spacious attic and low price and if possible short travel distance. Thus, the human-computer…
Call for Chapters
Shaping Cognitive Cities
In the age of Artificial Intelligence, decision-making processes for the economy and society have to deal with uncertainty, vagueness, and imprecision. This book expects to explore conceptual considerations…
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