Friday, 16 August 2013

New Professors Talk by Simon Dennis: Smartphones can Augment Human Memory

Please join us to hear a talk by the new Head of School of Psychology, Prof Simon Dennis, titled "The quantified self: Harnessing smartphone technology to understand and augment human memory"  

Why do we forget things? Professor Simon Dennis' goal is to eliminate forgetting and create technologies that can remember and retrieve information for us.

Professor Dennis was recently appointed Head of the School of Psychology. He holds qualifications in computer science, mathematics and psychology from the University of Queensland and his research expertise is in human memory and language processing.

When: Wednesday, 28 August 2013, 06:15 pm - 07:45pm

Where: Newcastle Museum, Honeysuckle

Cost: Free

RSVP to Corporate Relations at or +61 2 4921 6699

Refreshments will be served after the lecture.

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