UCD ME Lab at Banter

Posted by on Apr 25, 2018 in home, Public event

The UCD Media + Entertainment Psychology Lab (and me as an associate member!) joined Banter again for a public panel discussion on “media is everywhere, but what do we get out of it?”. We talked about music, television, film, books, online dating, how we perceive emotion and story telling and a lot more. We got plenty of audience engagement and questions! More about the event...

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Conflux | Dublin UX event

Posted by on Jul 26, 2017 in Conference, Public event

Connecting online: How Cyberpsychology can help UX Designers create better connections. The Dublin UX Community gathered for Conflux 2017, organised by the UX meet-up groups Dublin UX, IxDAA Dublin, Dublin Design Thinking & Service Design, UXDX, Ladies That UX and UXTomorrow and sponsor CarTrawler. I spoke about how UX designers could take what we know in cyberpsychology about how people connect online, and use it to help people make...

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SIGMAC talks to Hello Banter at the Beatyard Festival 2016

Posted by on Jul 30, 2016 in Public event

Presented by the Psychology Society of Ireland’s SIGMAC group. How do we engage and interact with technology, mass media communication, art and fiction? A delve into the psychology of online dating, virtual reality, Eurovision and dance. Dr Brendan Rooney interviewed me about online dating – the good, the bad and the ugly! Read a little about Banter at Beatyard in 2016...

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