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Associate Professor Marcus Foth is the founder and director of the Urban Informatics Research Lab, and Principal Research Fellow in the School of Design of the Creative Industries Faculty at Queensland University of Technology. Professor Foth’s research explores human-computer interaction design and development at the intersection of people, place and technology with a focus on urban informatics, social media, ubiquitous computing, location-based services, and mobile applications. The high quality of Foth’s research work has attracted over $2.2M in national competitive grants and industry funding. The planning, design and development site Planetizen lists Foth in the world’s top 25 leading thinkers and innovators in the field of urban planning and technology. Professor Foth has authored and co-authored over 90 articles published in journals, edited books, and conference proceedings. He is the editor of the Handbook of Research on Urban Informatics (IGI 2009), co-author of Action Research and New Media (Hampton Press 2009), and co-editor of From Social Butterfly to Engaged Citizen (MIT Press 2011) and Eat Cook Grow: Human-Computer and Human-Food Interactions (MIT Press 2013, forthcoming). He was the co-chair of the Oxford Internet Institute’s Summer Doctoral Programme 2009, conference chair of OZCHI 2009 and the 5th International Conference on Communities and Technologies (C&T) 2011.

GovJam 2017

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GovJam 2016

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GovJam 2015

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GovJam 2014

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GovJam 2012

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