• 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. IFIP has a formal […]

     
  • 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 […]

     
  • Knowledge Transfer Partnership with SigmaUK Ltd

    Knowledge Transfer Partnership with SigmaUK Ltd

    In early 2014 David began a Knowledge Transfer Partnership with SigmaUK Ltd, part funded by ESRC and Innovate UK, and part by the company themselves.  David acts as the Academic Supervisor.  Working with Dr Marie Griffiths […]

     
  • 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. IFIP has a formal consultative partnership relation with UNESCO and is listed as an international non-governmental organization (NGO).   National Computing Societies (e.g. ACM, BCS) […]

     
  • DEHEMS

    DEHEMS

    In 2008 David brought over £300k into Salford University winning a place as partner in a consortium for a Europe-wide project, DEHEMS led by Manchester City Council, aimed at improving awareness of home energy usage, and bringing […]

     
  • eDiscimination in the North West

    In 2006 Dr Kreps was awarded over £80k by the European Social Fund to undertake a research project entitled “Combating eDiscrimination in the North West.” David’s input into this project, as well as writing the […]