Social Computing Special Session at CGI’18

During the CGI’18 conference, University of Geneva organised a special session that took place on the 11th of June 2018 in Bintan, Indonesia. This session was chaired by the PhD candidates Evangelia Baka, from University of Geneva and Maria Christofi, from GET Lab of Cyprus University of Technology. During this session, three presentations were carried … Read more

Career Exhibition of the Cyprus University of Technology

Research centre on Interactive media, Smart systems and Emerging Technologies (RISE) participated in the Career exhibition of the Cyprus University of Technology “Your Future 2018” by organizing a talk on “RISE: An overview and future employment potentials in emerging technologies”. The exhibition was held at the Cyprus University of Technology on April 19, 2018. The … Read more

Haptic devices and Virtual Environments

An invited talk about Haptic devices and Virtual Environments was successfully delivered by Dr. Orestis Georgiou (Director of Research at Ultrahaptics and leader of the Academic Program aimed at facilitating R&D in mid-air haptics and focused Ultrasound), on April 16, 2018 at GET Lab. During his talk, Dr. Georgiou demonstrated the Ultrahaptics breakthrough haptic technology … Read more

RISE – Vacancies: Chief Executive Officer (CEO) & Chief Operating Officer

RISE Research centre on Interactive media Smart systems and Emerging Technologies Vacancies: Chief Executive Officer (CEO) & Chief Operating Officer   Chief Executive Officer – Nicosia The company RISE Ltd is a start-up with the ambition to become a world-class centre of research, development and innovation focusing on interactive media: based in Nicosia but relevant … Read more

RISE – Vacancies

RISE has announced twenty (20) research positions The Research Centre on Interactive Media, Smart System and Emerging Technologies (RISE; is a newly founded research centre in Cyprus, located at Nicosia. This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme H2020-WIDESPREAD-01-2016-2017 (Teaming Phase 2) under grant agreement No. 739578, as well … Read more

Special Session at CGI’18

We are organizing a special session on Social Computing at Computer Graphics International 2018 (CGI) that will take place this year in Indonesia. You may be interested in submitting a short paper for this special session (4-6 pages). The deadline is March 20th- for details see here – Accepted short papers will be included in … Read more

GET Lab supports Run4All 2018

  Cyprus University of Technology and “Ev Zin” Runners Club, supported by Limassol Municipality, are organizing the 2nd corporate only, charity relay race (4 x 4km) “Run 4 All”. The race will take place on Sunday, April 29th, 2018. The start and finish of the race will be in the historic city center of Limassol, … Read more