2016 IPaT Town Hall & Networking Reception

Please join us for the Institute for People and Technology (IPaT) Fall Town Hall Meeting on Thursday, September 1, to discuss strategic research priorities and faculty opportunities for Fall 2016.

2:30 PM - Networking 

3 - 3:30 PM

  • Director’s Welcome
  • Strategic Plan Overview
  • Fall Calendar 
  • Research Priorities

3:30 - 4:15PM - Breakout Groups

Lifelong Health and Wellbeing

Group Leaders:

Brad Fain - Georgia Tech Research Institute, HomeLab
Wendy Rogers - School of Psychology
Jon Sanford - College of Design, Center for Assistive Technology and Environmental Access

Platforms and Services for Socio-Technical Systems

Group Leaders:

Rahul Basole - Tennenbaum Institute
Margaret Wagner Dahl - Enterprise Innovation Institute
Jon Duke - School of Computational Science and Engineering
Richard Starr - Institute for People and Technology
Julie Swann - School of Industrial & Systems Engineering

Smart Cities and Healthy Communities

Group Leaders:

Gregory Abowd - School of Interactive Computing
Jennifer Clark - School of Public Policy, Center for Urban Innovation
Margaret Loper - Georgia Tech Research Institute
Matt Sanders - Research Network Operations Center

Shaping the New Human-Technology Frontier

Group Leaders:

Paul Baker - Center for Advanced Communications Policy
Maribeth Gandy - Interactive Media Technology Center
Clint Zeagler - Wearable Computing Center


4:30 - 5 PM - Report Out

5 - 5:30 PM - Reception

Event Details


    Institute for People and Technology, Centergy Building, Suite 600, 75 5th St NW, Atlanta, GA 30308


  • Thursday, September 1, 2016
    2:30 pm - 5:00 pm