The Emergence of e-textiles
Open to: Academic, Alumni, Public, Student Admission: Free Ticketing: Open
Becky Stewart will discuss its rise and how it could change the way we interact with the world around us, including during live performance.
This talk was awarded the annual Daphne Oram Lecture, and is generously supported by the British Science Association.
The talk will run from 12 midday until 1pm, leading into a “Meet the Maker” session with Becky as part of the Millennium Gallery series until 2pm.
The British Science Association’s Award Lectures on tour is supported by 3M.
About the Speaker
Becky Stewart is a Lecturer in the School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science at Queen Mary University of London, working with e-textiles and signal processing to build interactive, body-centric wearable computing systems. These systems often incorporate performance, fashion, music and/or design. Becky grew up in Kalamazoo, Michigan in the US and currently live in London in the UK.