This page contains previous engagements related to the iRead project.

2019


  • 05/10/2019 (UK): UCL team present iRead project at UCL ‘It’s All Academic Festival’. More info here
  • 27/09/2019 (Greece): NTUA team talk at Researchers’ Night Event at the National Technical University of Athens. More info here
  • 27/09/2019 (Romania): ULBS team share info and run demos for students. More info here
  • 27/09/19 (Italy): ULBS team present iRead project at ERASMUS+ KA2 project event entitled DigiFoF. More info here
  • 26/09/2019 (Sweden): University of Gothenburg team run workshop at the Gothenburg book fair. More info here
  • 07/07/2019 (Germany): DHBW team share info and run demos for students at science festival in Karlsruhe. More info here
  • 26/06/2019 (Greece): University of Ioannina team are interviewed for local radio
  • 20/06/2019 (Spain): DFKI team present keynote at VICOMTECH. More info here
  • 18/06/2019 (Sweden): UoG team hold practitioner workshop and presentation at #PopUpDig 19, School Digitisation Event. More info here
  • 13/05/2019 (UK): UCL team are interviewed for article ‘Can video games really help children learn? on BBC Bitesize website. More info here
  • 09/05/2019 (UK): UCL team write article ‘How do you know if a reading app is any good?’ for TES online. More info here
  • 06/05/19 (UK): UCL and NTUA team present iRead technologies at demo exhibition, CHI 2019 conference, in Glasgow, UK. More info here
  • 27/03/19 (UK): UCL team give talk on ‘Presenting adaptivity and learning analytics work’ at Birkbeck University department seminar. More info here
  • 15/03/2019 (Greece): University of Ioannina team are interviewed for local radio.
  • 15/03/2019 (Greece): University of Ioannina team hold presentation to teachers, parents and general public at Main Library Amphitheatre in Ioannina.
  • 01/03/2019 (Sweden): UoB team give talk at the Language Education Department of the University of Stockholm on serious games and their impact on language acquisition

2018


  • 20/12/2018 (Greece): Online news article on Documento News about Navigo recieving award by Serious Games Society. More info here
  • 19/11/2018 (Belgium): DFKI and UCL teams present project at ‘Tech for Good’ expo. More info here
  • 06/11/2018 (Spain): UoB team give talk at the Department of Communication and Social Sciences at Universidad de San Jorge in Zaragoza, Spain. More info here
  • 01/11/2018 (Portugal): UCL team Present iRead at ELN Conference funded by COST Action IS1401 – Strengthening Europeans’ Capabilities by Establishing the European Literacy Network (ELN). More info
  • 17/10/18 (Germany): DFKI team presentation of projects running at MLT lab of DFKI including iREAD to new Master students. More info here
  • 16/10/2018 (Spain): University of Barcelona team are interviewed for TV programme Página Dos in La 2 public TV channel. More info here
  • 09/10/18 (UK): UCL team give talk at University of Sussex, UK.
  • 08/10/18 (Italy): UCL team present seminar on Learning Analytics component of iRead at University of Padova. More info here
  • 04/10/18 (France): Fish in a Bottle participate in the final round of the International Educational Games Competition, held during the ECGBL 2018 conference in Nice, France.
  • 01/09/18 (France): UCL team present seminar on iRead project, in Paris, France.
  • 11/07/18 (UK): UCL team hold workshop disseminating findings from reading games research aimed at primary school teachers with a focus on dyslexia. More info here
  • 19/06/2018 (Sweden): University of Gothenburg team run workshop at #PopUpDig18 (conference about the digitalisation of schools). Presentation can be found here (in Swedish)
  • 12/06/18 (UK): Fish in a Bottle and UCL present talk as part of the UCL Knowledge Lab seminar series. More info here
  • 25/05/18 (UK): Talk given by UCL team as part of University of Lincoln Games Network Seminar Series. More info here
  • 16/04/2018 (Sweden): University of Gothenburg team run workshop for children at Gothenburg Science Festival – School Programme. Presentation can be found here (in Swedish)
  • 19/03/2018 (Spain): University of Barcelona team hold workshop on gamification.
  • 16/02/2018 (Germany):DFKI team hold presentation of iRead project to Allianz, in Saarbrücken
  • 14/02/2018 (Spain): DHBW team give a number of workshops on gamification in Barcelona and Valls (Tarragona) for teachers and doctoral students. More info here
  • 05/02/18 (Germany): DFKI team hold presentation of iRead project to Deutsche Boerse, in Saarbrücken
  • 15/01/2018 (Germany): DFKI team hold presentation of iRead project to shareholders (Google), in Saarbrücken

2017


  • 15/11/2017 (UK): Talk given by UCL team as part of University of Leeds seminar series. More info here
  • 01/11/2017 (UK): Fish in a Bottle team produce film about the iRead game Navigo. More info here
  • 27/10/17 (UK): Talk given by UCL team as part of University of Birmingham HCI seminar series.More info
  • 04/07/2017 (UK): UCL team hold talk at the Professional Learning Network Meeting at UCL Centre for Inclusive Education Professional Learning Network. Presentation can be found here
  • 30/06/2017 (Cyprus): Doukas School participate in the IPDBC (Identity & Diversity Tales Picture Book Collections) Project Final Conference. More info here
  • 19/06/2017 (Sweden): University of Gothenburg team run workshop at #PopUpDig17 (conference about the digitalisation of schools). Presentation can be found here (in Swedish)
  • 19/06/2017 (UK): UCL team participate in EdTech Week 2017. More info here
  • 13/06/17 (Austria): DFKI team introduce iREAD as part of a lecture on text mining in Klagenfurt, Austria.
  • 24/05/17 (Romania): ULBS team are interviewed for Radio Sibiu. More info here
  • 30/03/17 (Croatia): UCL team present at COST action meeting for literacy, in Croatia. More info here
  • 27/03/17 (UK): UCL team participate in an organised event for EU Horizon 2020 projects. More info here
  • 06/03/17 (UK): UCL press release introduce the iRead project. More info here