As part of the Institute for Systems Biology's annual Consilience event, DXARTS Assistant Professor Afroditi Psarra presented a talk E-textiles: hand-crafting technological artifacts.
Institute for Systems Biology hosted its annual Consilience event on May 19 at 1pm, 2017. The theme was “Integrating Diverse Approaches to Communicating the Complexities of Science.” This year’s speakers included Dan Goods and David Delgado from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and Afroditi Psarra from University of Washington. ISB co-founder Dr. Lee Hood will gave opening remarks. Featured artist Ginny Ruffner presented her interactive augmented reality installation “Poetic Hybrids.” The goal of the Consilience program is to enrich the culture of ISB, and its affiliated networks, by featuring professionals who break barriers and work at the intersections of the humanities and sciences.