Category: Workshops

Mediated Intelligence in Design

Deakin Sustainability and Virtual Reality in Construction Workshop

7th August 2019, Deakin Waterfront, Geelong The Live+Smart Research Laboratory in conjunction with the MInD Laboratory at the Deakin University School of Architecture and Built Environment organized an Industry Breakfast Workshop to discuss the blockages to implementing sustainability considerations in construction, and to further assess the use of Virtual Reality (VR) platforms to overcome these issues. This event brought together industry …

Urban Responsiveness: Swarm Intelligence and the Smart City Workshop

The MInD Lab hosted the first workshop on “urban responsiveness: swarm intelligence and the smart city” on 17th Dec, 2018. Participants include Deakin academic from School of IT, School of Architecture and Built Environment, School of Arts and Communication, and School of Engineering. Ideas were created around three potential areas: Smart Mobility Swarm Building Smart …

Trans-disciplinary PhD Workshop

MInD Lab has hosted a half day workshop to explore and develop a new model of “collaborative/trans-disciplinary” PhD model for Deakin, which would act as a pilot for the University. The difference of this model, from the existing “interdisciplinary” PhDs, would not only be the development/formulation of the research problems (trans-disciplinary and impact driven), but also …