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For the sixth time, the UXcamp Europe will take place in Berlin from June 20th to June 21th. It’s one of the biggest barcamps in the field of user experience. The event has no fixed program: The participants themselves are involved in scheduling all sessions at the beginning of the UXcamp. As in previous years, Centigrade supports this highly innovative event as a sponsor. read more…
Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, HoloLens, HMI Live Styleguides – different ways of achieving Industrial Usability
Jörg Niesenhaus kicks-off HCI lecture series at University of Würzburg with talk about gamification and UX
Early in April, Dr. Jörg Niesenhaus (Centigrade Branch Manager Mülheim) was invited to Gabe Zichermann’s „Gamification Revolution Show“ as a guest and expert. The webinar was about Gamification in the context of industrial production and can now be watched on Gamification.co.
Together with Gabe Zichermann and the participants of the show Jörg Niesenhaus discussed the opportunities and challenges of using gamified elements in an industrial context. By referring to real-life examples he explained how Gamification contributed to strenghtening the cohesion within the team, improving information exchanges and increasing the overall performance of the production process.
You can read more about Gamification in our articles „Gamification as a design process“ and „Industry 4.0: Gamification in the area of industrial production“.
Reducing complexity in industrial productions with modern HMIs and VR – Industrial Usability Day 2015
Today, on Wednesday, 8th April, Centigrade’s Joerg Niesenhaus (branch manager north-west) joins Gabe Zichermann’s Gamification Revolution webinar to discuss Centigrade’s gamification projects in the context of industrial production. In addition to the discussion led by Gabe Zichermann, participants of the webinar will be able to ask Joerg Niesenhaus questions concerning the topic.
The webinar will be broadcasted live via Spreecast and participation is free. The show will on air from 19:30 CET+1 (1:30 EST) and will also be available as a recording afterwards on the gamification.co website.
If you are interested in the topic we recommend our blog articles about ‘gamification as a design process’ and ‘gamification in the area of industrial production’.
Lowering operating costs by using the Oculus Rift? Centigrade provides a surprising VR demo at the Automatisierungstreff
At the Automatisierungstreff 2015 visitors and exhibitors – including Centigrade – discuss the present and future of automated manufacturing processes.
The concept of “Connected Industry“ or “Industry 4.0“ is going to be one of the main topics during the fair taking place in the convention hall of Böblingen from March 24th to March 26th. It implies a field of tension that results from new ideas like the Internet of Things being implemented into existing industrial manufacturing processes.