Horizon Blog

Nostalgic Gifting – Call for participants

Rebecca Gibson (2019 cohort) is currently recruiting for the study below: What is the study for?  We are interested in exploring nostalgia within hybrid gift-giving. Hybrid gifting in this case […]


Looking for a unique Valentine’s gift?

Horizon CDT student Rebecca Gibson (2019 cohort) has been working with the EPSRC-funded research project Hybrid Gifts which has recently collaborated with Studio Chocolate in Nottingham to offer a special gift […]


Publication – Using open data for public services

Roza Vasileva is a fourth-year Horizon CDT PhD candidate whose research includes using open government data and citizen-generated urban data for designing citizen-centric smart sustainable cities. Since 2012 Roza has […]


Neeshé Khan begins CDT internship

Neeshé Khan from the 2018 Horizon CDT cohort has begun her CDT internship with Connected Places Catapult. Neeshé joins the CPC’s cybersecurity team for the three-month placement. You can read […]


Interview Study: Legal aspects of the use of smart devices

PhD student Stanislaw Piasecki (2018 Cohort) is looking at the legal aspects of the use of smart devices by vulnerable people. Stan is currently recruiting participants to take part in […]