Posts for John Meyer

John Meyer

QUT Design Lab's world leading in Community Engagement & Urban Informatics

League of Scholars

Australian universities can justifiably claim to be first in the world in dozens of highly competitive research areas, according to new analysis by data start-up League of Scholars. Using a granular approach that zeroes in on specific subject areas, the firm finds that QUT is first in the world in four research areas including…

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Creative research and development in Asia-Pacific : Reflections on gender inequalities and human rights

Symposium 9th and 10th of April 2018 Queensland University of Technology Z9 Kelvin Grove Campus Summary This symposium brings together researchers, development practitioners, creative practitioners and human rights advocates to discuss the way in which creative processes can be explored and integrated into research, advocacy and…

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Dr Jennifer Seevinck appointed Artist in Residence, Dept of Environment and Science

QUT Design Lab researcher Dr Jennifer Seevinck has been awarded a residency under the Artist in Residence Science 2017-2018 (AIRS) Program, Science Division, Department of Environment and Science. Dr Seevinck is one of only four artists that were awarded the residency which commenced recently with the DSITI Coastal Impacts Unit at…

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The Promise of Blockchain for Food and Agriculture

Professor Marcus Foth and Mr Warwick Powell continue the QUT Blockchain Seminar Series offering a critical overview of blockchain technology for applications in food and agriculture. Specifically, they talk about BeefLedger – an integrated platform in collaborative development with QUT and the Food Agility CRC for improved food…

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Blockchain technology to fight food fraud in the beef industry

A research project designed to track beef from the paddock to the plate and protect Australia’s reputation for world-class beef production will be launched today (Monday 4 December) at QUT. Marcus Foth, Professor of Urban Informatics at the QUT Design Lab said BeefLedger is an industry-led project bringing together design, business,…

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