Vivian Genaro Motti

Assistant Professor, George Mason University

Vivian Genaro Motti is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Information Sciences and Technology at George Mason University (GMU). She is passionate about Human Computer Interaction, Ubiquitous Computing and Wearable Health. Before joining GMU, Dr. Motti was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Human Centered Computing division at the School of Computing in Clemson University. During her postdoc, she contributed to the NSF-funded Amulet project, investigating human factors, usability and privacy of wearable devices for healthcare. Dr. Motti received her Ph.D. from University catholique de Louvain in 2013, her PhD thesis focuses on the multi-dimensional adaptation of user interfaces to the context of use.

My Sessions

UX Design for Wrist-Worn Wearables – how contextual dynamics influence interaction

Columbia 3 & 4

The large range of applications for wearable devices provides numerous opportunities for these technologies in diverse domains. However, the dynamic changes in the context of use during the user interaction, summed with the heterogeneity of users’ profiles, challenges the design of effective interfaces and interactive solutions for wearable technologies. In addition to that, wearables often […]

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