• Interdisciplinary Research study published

    A very interesting study of Interdisciplinary Research (IDR) in the UK has been published today, with a particularly interesting (and resonant) paragraph in the opening pages: “Career-related barriers – Careers rooted solely in IDR are […]

     
  • Chair, 12th IFIP Human Choice and Computers Conference 2016

    Chair, 12th IFIP Human Choice and Computers Conference 2016

    In September 2016 David was Chair of the 12th IFIP TC9 Human Choice and Computers Conference, “Technology and Intimacy: Choice or Coercion” at MediaCityUK, Salford Quays.The Proceedings were published by Springer. The conference was a […]

     
  • Sex robots at HCC12 makes waves

    Sex robots at HCC12 makes waves

    In July 2016 David gave an interview to the Hong Kong based South China Morning Post and answered lots of questions about the future of sex robots – the hot topic of both Keynote speakers […]

     
  • Stern’s Report on the UK REF

    Stern’s report on the UK REF was published this month, and made some pretty grim reading. Two paragraphs in particular caught my eye: Scope for ‘gaming’ 31. the practice of making a highly selective submission […]

     
  • Ignited front cover

    As technology gets closer to our bodies and our lives, wearable tech will soon be as normal as the logo on your T-shirt

    In March 2016 David published an article about wearable technology, promoting the forthcoming HCC12 conference, in the second Salford Business School magazine – Ignited 2

     
  • The Apprentice - article in The Conversation

    The Apprentice – article in The Conversation

    With colleagues Marie Griffiths and Maria Kutar, David published an article, in November 2015, in The Conversation, about the impressions given by the popular TV programme, The Apprentice, of what things are like in the […]

     
  • Chair, 12th IFIP Human Choice and Computers Conference 2016

    Chair, 12th IFIP Human Choice and Computers Conference 2016

    David will be Chair, 12th IFIP TC9 Human Choice and Computers Conference 2016 “Technology and Intimacy: Choice or Coercion”, along with co-chairs Diane Whitehouse (TC9 Chair) and Gordon Fletcher and Marie Griffiths (colleagues at Salford.) […]

     
  • Camp Digital 2014

    In March 2014 David presented at the industry thought-leadership conference, CampDigital, in Manchester, UK, talking about his forthcoming Knowledge Transfer Partnership. Complex UX: Attending to the Human Parts of Information Systems from David Kreps

     
  • WhatsApp - article in The Conversation

    WhatsApp – article in The Conversation

    David published an article, in February 2014, in The Conversation, in response to the purchase, by Facebook, of the instant messenger, WhatsApp.  The full article is here.  The article was also posted on the Salford […]

     
  • IFIP WG 9.5 - Virtuality and Society

    IFIP WG 9.5 – Virtuality and Society

    The International Federation of Information Processors was 50 years old in 2010, and is a UNESCO affiliated global organisation, with National Computing Societies (e.g. ACM, BCS) as its primary membership, and a range of Technical […]