Sophie Skach is a fashion designer turned researcher in the field of smart textiles, soft robotics, and social computing. While as a designer, she specialised in knitwear and menswear, her academic work focuses on exploring the potential of textiles in wearable technology. Usually based in London at Queen Mary University at the Centre for Advanced Robotics, she now resides in Iceland for a few months to work on smart textile interfaces at the Intelligent Instruments Lab.
Dr Áróra Árnadóttir, adjunct in the Civil and Environmental Engineering department at the University of Iceland and CEO of the Green Building Council Iceland will present an open lecture along with Dr Jukka Heinonen, Professor in Civil and Environmental Engineering department at the University of Iceland. The lecture will take place in the architectural and design department at the Iceland University of the Arts in lecture room A, Þverholti 11.
Óskar Örn Arnórsson, arkitekt og arkitektúrsagnfræðingur, heldur opinn fyrirlestur miðvikudaginn 26. apríl kl.12:15 í fyrirlestrarsal A, Þverholti 11,