Peer-Reviewed Conference Proceedings
Madeline Balaam, Lone K. Hansen, Catherine D'Ignazio, Emma Simpson, Teresa Almeida, Stacey Kuznetsov, Mike Catt and Marie L.J. Søndergaard, Hacking Women's Health, In Proceedings of the ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems CHI EA '17, ACM, 2017.
Ko-Le Chen, Rachel Clarke,Teresa Almeida, Matt Wood, and David Kirk, Situated Dissemination through an HCI workplace. In Proceedings of the ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems CHI '17, ACM, 2017 (Acceptance Rate: 25%).
Teresa Almeida, Rob Comber, Gavin Wood, Dean Saraf, and Madeline Balaam. 2016. On Looking at the Vagina through Labella. In Proceedings of the ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI '16), 1810-1821. [acceptance rate: 23.4%]. Best Paper Award (top 1%).
Teresa Almeida, Rob Comber, and Madeline Balaam. 2016. HCI and Intimate Care as an Agenda for Change in Women's Health. In Proceedings of the ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI '16), 2599-2611. [acceptance rate: 23.4%]. Honorable Mention Award (top 5%).
Teresa Almeida, Gavin Wood, Rob Comber, and Madeline Balaam. 2016. Interactivity: Looking at the Vagina through Labella. In Extended Abstracts Proceedings of the ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA '16), 3635-3638.
Teresa Almeida. 2015. Designing Intimate Wearables to Promote Preventative Health Care Practices. In Adjunct Proceedings of the 2015 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing and ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers (UbiComp/ISWC'15), 659-662.
Teresa Almeida, Gabriella Arrigoni. 2014. Subjective Epistemologies: Inconsistent Artefacts in the Redesign of Medical Devices. In Proceedings of the Digital Research in the Humanities and Arts Conference (DRHA2014), 159-164.
Gabriella Arrigoni, Tom Schofield, David Chatting, Teresa Almeida, Annika Haas, Benjamin Freeth, and Diego Trujillo-Pisanty. 2014. Betagrams: Maker Culture and the Aesthetics of Prototyping. In Proceedings of All Makers Now? Falmouth University, UK.
Teresa Almeida, Rob Comber, Patrick Olivier, and Madeline Balaam. 2014. Intimate Care: Exploring eTextiles for Teaching Female Pelvic Fitness. In Proceedings of the 2014 companion publication on Designing Interactive Systems (DIS Companion '14), 5-8. (Acceptance Rate: 36%).
Teresa Almeida, Repair: Body, A Kit for Wear and Care. In Reclaiming Repair: Maintenance and Mending as Methods for Design Workshop, ACM CHI '13, Paris, France.
Teresa Almeida, Moments of whimsy: design concepts for smart interaction. In Interacting with Smart Objects Workshop, International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces 2011, Palo Alto, CA, USA.
Teresa Almeida, In Transit: Roam and Apparent Wind interaction design concepts. In Work-in-Progress Workshop, TEI 2011, Madeira, Portugal.
Teresa Almeida, Urban Empathy. In Pervasive Expression: Workshop on Pervasive Visual, Auditory and Alternative Modality Information Display, Pervasive 2008, Sydney, Australia.
Teresa Almeida, Roam: interplay between children, devices, and wildlife. In Designing for Children International Conference, IDC, IIT Bombay Mumbai, India.
Teresa Almeida, Modes for Urban Moods. In Wearable Futures Conference, Newport, Wales, UK.
Teresa Almeida, New Spaces For New Bodies-or How To Inflate Your Life. In Proceedings of 4th Space: Science, Technology and the Arts. OLATS/Leonardo, European Space Agency - ESA/ESTEC Noordwij.
Teresa Almeida, Here's a new way to look at your vagina - it might just save your life, The Conversation UK, May. (2016)
Teresa Almeida, Sondas de la vida: explorando los límites del cuerpo y las vestibule zonas limítrofes, Vestibles nº1 Encuentro Internacional de Vestuario, Cultura & Tecnologías, pp. 43-46. Junio. [Spanish only] (2015) The Conversation UK, 2016
Bibliography - Exhibition Catalogues and Journals
Susan E. Ryan, Social Fabrics: Wearable + Media + Interconnectivity, The Leonardo Gallery on-line and Print Edition, Leonardo April 2009, Vol. 42, No. 2: 114-116, MIT Press Journals, 2009.
Valentina Croci, Inhabiting the Body and the Spaces of Interaction, in AD/Architectural Design, Volume 78 Issue 4, Pages 122-125, Wiley, 2008.
Emmanuel Cuisinier, Extra-Sensory, mode & nouvelles technologies. Exhibition's catalogue, Filigranes Éditions |Centre des Arts d'Enghien-les-Bains, France, pp. 38, 2006.
Bibliography - Print Media / Books
Kate Hartman, Make: Wearable Electronics, pp. 170-171. Maker Media, USA, 2014.
Macarena San Martín, Future Fashion: Innovative Materials and Technology, pp. 228-229. Barcelona: Promopress, 2010.
Sabine Seymour, Fashionable Technology: the Intersection of Design, Fashion, Science, and Technology. Springer-Verlag WienNewYork, pp. 152-153, 2008.
Invited Guest Lecturers, Talks & Presentations
Uncomfortable and Embarrassing Interactions: Humour & Interaction Design, Lecture. Module CSC3722 Advanced Interaction Design, BSc School of Computing, Newcastle University, UK.
Gave lecture on humour as a design tool and as a method to inform topics of research that are sensitive. (2015)
Acerca del trabajo wearable y proyectos, Talk given at Vestibles Encuentro Internacional de Vestuario, Cultura & Tecnologías, Santiago, Chile (Invited talk, 2015)
Wearable Technology, Lecture. M.A. Creative Arts Practice, Culture Lab, Newcastle University, UK. Gave lecture on wearable design, soft technology, and designing for on-body interactions. (2014)
Latest work, Hackerspace Singapore, Singapore (Invited talk, 2014)
Weaving with a twist: the intersection of soft technology with traditional handwork in rural Southeast Asia. In AAG 2012, Session/Panel: Geographies of Craft and Crafting, New York, NY, USA (Presentation, 2012)
Electronic Jewelry, Lecture. Ar.Co, Department of Jewelry, Lisbon, Portugal
Wearable Technology Art: mobility, communication, and the body as interface. AIA | Arts, Ideas, Academia, Wearable Technology Art: Forum/Session 5. Lisbon, Portugal (Invited presentation, 2009)
Almost Perfect Open Studios, Banff New Media Institute, The Banff Centre, Banff, Alberta, Canada (Invited talk, 2009)
Body Talk, Eden Lounge, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam (Invited talk, 2009)
Professional and Academic Activities
Guest Editor, ACM XRDS, The ACM Magazine for Students, Fall issue, 2017. (upcoming)
Empower Women 2016-2017 Champion for Change, UN Women. (12/2016-04/2017)
Reviewer, DIS, CHI, TEI, PDC, ISMAR, OzCHI (2011 - present)
2015-2014 Programme Committee, ASGA4Health Atelier of Smart Garments and Accessories for Healthy Lifestyles Workshop at Ubicomp/ISWC (2015); ASGA Atelier of Smart Garments and Accessories Workshop at Ubicomp/ISWC (2014).
2013 Media Co-Chair, DPPI 2013: Designing Pleasurable Products and Interfaces Conference, Newcastle, UK.
2012 Invited Juror, Futureplaces Festival, Braga, Portugal.
2009 Programs' Co-coordinator and Consultant, AIA, - Arts, Ideas, Academia. CPAI, Lisbon, Portugal.
2009-2011 Organizer, Upgrade!Singapore, Media Art curated events, part of Upgrade!International.
2009-2011 Organizer, WDYMI, What Do You Mean Interactive, Series of talks and artist presentations, LASALLE College of the Arts, Singapore.
2009, 06, 05 Invited Juror, Digital Arts, Young Artists/Portuguese Selection, CPAI, Lisbon, Portugal.
2003-2007 Member of the Board of Directors, CPAI, Lisbon, Portugal.