Posts Tagged ‘Claudia Rebola’

Rebola & Hermann Present on Computer-Human Interactions

Claudia Rebola (Associate Professor, Industrial Design) and Lili Hermann (Professor, Landscape Architecture) presented a paper at the Tenth International Conference on Advances in Computer-Human Interactions, in the special track, D4HA: Designing for Healthy Aging. Their paper entitled, Design Thinking as a Process for Innovative Older Adult Applications, introduced a seven-phase “P” methodology for design thinking addressing […]

Rebola Selected for Imaginaries of the Future

Claudia Rebola (Associate Professor, Industrial Design) presented her work among a small group of selected scholars at the, Imaginaries of the Future symposium, Utopia After the Human, held at Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, from the 11-12th April 2017. Imaginaries of the Future is a Leverhulme International Research Network designed to think through how we […]

Rebola Awarded Grant to Design Aid for OD Victims

Claudia Rébola (Associate Professor, Industrial Design) and her research partner Geoff Capraro, MD faculty member in Emergency Medicine at Brown University’s Alpert School of Medicine and have received a grant from the Rhode Island Department of Health to support their innovative approach to improve the capacity of Rhode Islanders to rescue the lives of victims […]

Rebola and Cannon Organize IDSA NE Conference at RISD

Claudia Rebola (Associate Professor, Industrial Design) and Charlie Cannon (Department Head and Associate Professor, Industrial Design)  co-organized the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) Northeast District Design Conference, which was held at the Rhode Island School of Design last week. The conference was also organized with Ayse Birsel who is the Northeast District VP on the IDSA […]

Dr. Claudia B. Rebola Featured at Georgia Tech

Under the direction of Claudia B. Rebola (Associate Professor, Industrial Design), the 2016 TechSAge Design Competition was launched in October 2015 and sought to inspire talented designers to develop innovative, technology-enabled design solutions for the aging population. With a talented panel of experts, the judging was based on the criteria of promoting independence, integration, implementation, […]

Rebola lectures on Aging and Human-Robot-Hybridity

Claudia Rebola (Associate Professor, Industrial Design) will be speaking at two conferences in April. SGS New Horizons in Aging“Design Thinking as a Strategy for Older Adults Solutions”Authors:  Dr. Claudia B. Rebola and Elizabeth Hermann (Professor, Landscape Architecture) Design Thinking is a methodology used by designers to solve complex problems, to find solutions towards creating a preferred […]

ID Students design interventions for aging population

Dr. Claudia B. Rebola (Associate Professor, Industrial Design) has been published at the Providence Journal and the RISD News for a project conducted with students at the Industrial Design department. Students met with residents of Providence’s Laurelmead retirement community to understand their daily lives and needs, and developed meaningful health-related product ideas.  

Rebola to present at IEEE Conference

Dr. Claudia B. Rebola (Associate Professor, Industrial Design) will be presenting results of an ongoing research project on “Older Adults Technology Assessment, Needs and Use for Health Applications” at the IEEE ICHI (International Conference Healthcare Informatics), Dallas, Texas on Oct 21-24 2015. Rebola’s research brings together design, science and technology to experiment, design and prototype innovative […]

ID Graduate Students’ project at the 2015 Aging and Society Conference

Mina Jafarpoor and Emily Fishbaine project “Wanderlust: An Illustration of How Design Tools Can Create Relationships” has been accepted for presentation at the 2015 Aging and Society Conference at Edward J. Pryzbyla University Center Washington D.C, USA. This project was part of the required studio course under the umbrella of responsible design led by instructors […]