Olivia Prior

Prior is a first year graduate student in OCADU’s Digital Futures program. She is an interdisciplinary artist, designer, and web developer currently residing in Toronto, Ontario. Her work focuses on the intersections of public and virtual interactions in public space. Her research goals involve creating interactive public spaces through participatory design methodologies that engage with communities.

Kartikay Chadha

Kartikay Chadha is a Bioinformatician and Human Statistical Geneticist. He is long-term Research Assistant, working with Dr. Martha Ladly in the Visual Analytics Laboratory at OCAD University.  He holds a Masters of Science degree in Medical Science from the University of Toronto and a Bachelors of Technology in Bioinformatics from the Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) University, India.

Ma Qianyi

Ma Qianyi is the receipient of 2018 Mitacs Globalink award.

Jessica Stark

I’m a MSc student in Computer Science at the University of Calgary, where I am part of the uTouch (utouch.cpsc.ucalgary.ca) and RICELab (ricelab.cpsc.ucalgary.ca) research groups. As an intern in the Interactive Futures Lab, I am working on a collaborative project between IFL and Autodesk Research, creating representations of making processes to help novice makers learn from the workflows of experts.