Two Seminars: Autism Screening and VR in Museum Experience

We are delighted to have two back to back sessions for our HCI Seminar Series: Autism Screening with Eye Tracking by Ms. Alanoud Bindress (from 7:00 – 7:45) Virtual Reality in Museum Experiences for Alqatt Cultural Heritage by Ms. Alhanouf Alolayan (from 7:45 – 8:30) The seminars will be held on the 17th of December @ […]


Join us in the #MITSaudiHack for Health on Nov 29 – Dec 1 in Riyadh We are sponsoring the Assistive Technology & Reimagining Ageing track and look forward to seeing you all there!  

Cross-Device User Experience

Join us on Wednesday with our own Membership Officer, Dr. Khalid Majrashi, as he shared his work in the exploring cross-device user experience. The event will be held at Badir on the 17th of October from 6 to 8 pm. We look forward to seeing you there!

Privacy and Security Issues in Social Networks

We are kicking off our seminar series for the new term with Dr. Abdulmohsen Albesher andhis talk “Privacy and Security Issues in Social Network”. The seminar will be held on the 11th of October from 6 to 8 pm. Mark your calendars and join us!

HCI Summer School Meetup

Join us in the #HCI_Meetup on Aug 27 at 4-5pm to meet the speakers and students participating in the ACM SIGCHI Summer School on HCI Research Methods. Our community of students, practitioners and speakers span 12 institutions from across the Kingdom – all working and/or studying in HCI/UX domains. This meetup is open to all […]

We would like to invite you to our seminar, which will give an overview of Marital Matchmaking Technologies in Saudi Arabia, our speaker Mr. Adel Al-Dawood will share the results of his ongoing research. His paper “Against Marrying a Stranger: Marital Matchmaking Technologies in Saudi Arabia” won best paper award in DIS2017. The seminar will be held […]

HCI Summer School Announcement!

Greetings, We are delighted to announce the dates of the first ever HCI Summer School in the Arab world to be held in Riyadh from 26th to the 30th of August, 2018. The HCI Summer School is proposed for graduate students and professionals who are interested in a comprehensive overview of research and design methods […]

Two Seminars: Sentiment Analysis Machines and Innovation

Dear Chapter Members, We would like to invite you to join us at Badir for two seminars in collaboration with the ibe, and KACST RSI. Our speakers will talk about innovation and Sentiment Analysis. The seminars will be on Tuesday 17 July, 7:00pm -8:30pm. First talk: Mr. Bassam Alkharashi, will give an over view over The […]

Analysis Workshop using IBM Watson

Hello all, We are delighted to invite you to a workshop that would walk you through the steps on how to analyse millions of product review with IBM Watson. The workshop is presented by Ms. Nora AlNashwan, an IBM developer advocate. Date and time: 30th of June from 6 to 8pm Place: Badir program technology incubator. […]

Exploring the Use of Social Media in Education from Learners Perspective

The third seminar from the chapter’s seminar series 2018 will be hosting Ms. Yara A. AlHaidari. Ms. Yara will explore the use of social media in Education from the perspective of learners. A summary is provided by Ms. Yara as follows: Social media has affected different fields of our lives, students are using and contributing […]