Olga Bańka – by education a psychologist and zootechnician, by profession a researcher and designer . She is interested in the new scientific area of Animal Computer Interaction, which means designing technological solutions for animals. As a person involved in animal rights, she set herself the goal of promoting ACI in Poland. During her professional career, she cooperated with clients as Play, EY, Tatra National Park, Pracuj.pl or Pizzaportal.pl. He currently works at Motorola Solutions Systems where she makes research for the purpose of design systems supporting the daily work of the police and security services.
Topic: The Virtual Lesson of Empathy for a dog. Design research at the service of Animal Computer Interaction.
Imagine you make research and design for users who are not humans …. Impossible? And yet! During the speech, I will introduce you the world of the dynamically developing field of Animal Computer Interaction (ACI), whose aim is to design technological solutions in an animal-centered approach. I will be talking about the challenges that designers have during creating products or services for dogs. I will share the conclusions and observations from the realized research and design process of the virtual reality application that allows you to look at the world through the dog eyes. Sounds interesting? Therefore, I invite you 🙂