Departament de Tecnologies de la Informació i les Comunicacions

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Mat Janson Blanchet is a research assistant in the Interactive and Distributed Technologies for Education (TIDE) Group at the Information and Communication Technologies Department of the Universitat Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona. He received his BFA in Intermedia/Cyberarts, with a minor in Computation Arts, from Concordia University in Montréal, Canada. Additional to his media art practice, he was also working with the Topological Media Lab researchers and artists in prototyping tangible and screen interfaces. Previously, Mat was a freelance technical architect and developer with a focus on UI and UX, with clients ranging from ad agencies to game dev shops, from tech startups to research labs. He is currently studying the Master in Cognitive Systems and Interactive Media in Universitat Pompeu Fabra. His research interests are focused on human-centered design, privacy by design, as well as ethical and societal implications of technologies.

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