Participatory design fiction for innovation in everyday wearable IoT systems: demo abstract

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Change log
Oliver, Katherine Helen 

This demo will invite attendees to experience a novel technique of Participatory Design Fiction, which uses storytelling to elicit users’ ideas for new kinds of wearable IoT devices, starting from a blank slate. The demo will also feature the Gallery Necklace technology probe, an IoT-enabled neckpiece with an ePaper display, which is the first design artifact of the study so far. Overall, this demo will illuminate how Participatory Design Fiction can give insight into what users really want from wearable computing.

participatory design fiction, wearable computing, internet of things, design fiction, science fiction prototyping, participatory design, user-centred design, research through design
Journal Title
IoTDI '19 Proceedings of the International Conference on Internet of Things Design and Implementation
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IoTDI 2019 ACM/IEEE Conference on Internet of Things Design and Implementation
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Association of Computing Machinery (ACM)
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The Alan Turing Institute Doctoral Scheme University of Cambridge Department of Computer Science and Technology