Showcase Program Plan

Welcome to DFP’s 4th Annual
CREATE Design Showcase

Wednesday May 19, 2021 Schedule

12:00PM

Welcome

Live Poster & Demo Session

1:00PM

CREATE 554K Project Videos

1:25PM

DFP Alumni: Where are they now?

1:40PM

Awards

1:55PM

Closing Remarks

Live Poster & Demo Session (12:00 – 1:00pm)

Student Submissions

POSTERS

P# Submission


P1 Data Wrangling in Journalism: An Interview Study

View on Showcase Website Breakout Room #1: Organizing Information

Stephen Kasica (PhD, Computer Science, UBC); Tamara Munzner (Professor, Computer Science, UBC); 

Charles Berret (Professor, Journalism, UBC)

P2 Prototype Development of a Decision Support Tool to Visualize and Communicate 

Pediatric Postsurgical Pain Risk – Preliminary Findings from Clinician Focus 

Groups 

View on Showcase Website Breakout Room #2: Digital Health Tools

Michael D. Wood (Postdoc, Anesthesiology, Pharmacology & Therapeutics, UBC); Peijia Ding (Undergrad, Psychology, UBC); Elodie Portales-Casamar (Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, UBC); Rama Sreepada (Postdoc, APT, UBC); Matthias Görges (Assistant Professor,  APT, UBC)

P3 Plover: Visualizing language-level provenance for program comprehension

View on Showcase Website Breakout Room #3: Supporting Users at Work

Francis Nguyen (PhD, Computer Science, UBC); Joe Wonsil (MSc, CS, UBC); Margo  Seltzer (Professor, CS, 

UBC); Tamara Munzner (Professor, CS, UBC)

P4 A Comparative User Study of Misinformation Intervention Techniques on Search 

Engines

View on Showcase Website Breakout Room #1: Organizing Information

Eleanor Ren (MLIS, iSchool, UBC)

P5 Learning Object Metadata: The Bridge Between Users and Technology

View on Showcase Website Breakout Room #4: Teaching & Learning

Alice Li (MLIS, iSchool, UBC)

P6 A Multicultural Lens on Student Mental Wellbeing: Designing for Inclusive Mental 

Health Technologies

View on Showcase Website Breakout Room #5: Tools for Mental Health

Sang-Wha Sien (PhD, Computer Science, UBC); Joanna McGrenere (Professor, Computer Science, UBC)
DEMOS

D# Submission


D1 Reflective Notification Spring Cleaning

View on Showcase Website Breakout Room #6: Designing for Personal Improvement

Izabelle Janzen (PhD, Computer Science, UBC); Joanna McGrenere (Professor, Computer Science, UBC)

D2 Making Spotify Social Using Persuasive Techniques

View on Showcase Website Breakout Room #5: Tools for Mental Health

Mary Wilson (Grad Student, Centre for Digital Media)

D3 Designing and Evaluating an AI Story Writing Assistant

View on Showcase Website Breakout Room #3: Supporting Users at Work

Oloff Biermann (MSc, Computer Science, UBC)

D4 VizSnippets: Compressing Visualization Bundles Into Representative Previews for 

Browsing Visualization Collections

View on Showcase Website Breakout Room #1: Organizing Information

Michael Oppermann (PhD, Computer Science, UBC); Tamara Munzner (Professor, Computer Science, UBC)

D5 Caring for type 1 diabetic young adults

View on Showcase Website Breakout Room #2: Digital Health Tools

Kunal Gupta (MDes, Interdisciplinary Design, Emily Carr University of Art + Design)

D6 Liftium – The Mood Lifter

View on Showcase Website Breakout Room #6: Designing for Personal Improvement

Shara Merrill (Grad student, CDM, Simon Fraser)

D7 Raising Feature Awareness Based on the User’s Collaborators

View on Showcase Website Breakout Room #4: Teaching & Learning

Emmanouil Giannisakis, (HCI Postdoc, UBC); Jessalyn Alvina (HCI Postdoc, Télécom Paris, Institut 

Polytechnique de Paris); Andrea Bunt (Professor, University of Manitoba); Permit K Chilana (Assistant Professor, SFU); Joanna McGrenere (Professor, UBC)

D8 ConformAR: Applying Gestures and Augmented Reality to Math Education

View on Showcase Website Breakout Room #7:Designing with AR/VR

Eric Easthope (Masters, Electrical and Computer Engineering, UBC); Shanny Lu (Masters, Electrical and 

Computer Engineering, UBC)

D9 AR Music Visualizers: Application Space and Design Guidelines

View on Showcase Website Breakout Room #7:Designing with AR/VR

Mint Tanprasert (PhD, Computer Science, UBC)

D10 Touching Base with Yourself

View on Showcase Website Breakout Room #5: Tools for Mental Health

Unma Desai (Masters, Computer Science, UBC); Raquel Robinson (PhD, Computer Science, University of 

Saskatchewan); Sri Gannavarapu (Masters, Computer Science, McGill University)

D11 Enhanced Learning Through Virtual Digital Training: Designing Simulations for 

Fire Investigators

View on Showcase Website Breakout Room #4:Designing with AR/VR

Gini Choi, Aashay Mehta, Tom Hackett, Al Kaldavar, Karl Qian, Chenjie Whatley (Master’s of Digital Media, 

CDM); Ellen Brown (UBC visiting student, MDM program, CDM); Dr. Rachel Ralph (PhD faculty supervisor, 

MDM program, CDM)

D12 HaptiColour: Haptic-assisted Digital Colouring Platform for Managing Anxiety and 

Increasing Mindfulness

View on Showcase Website Breakout Room #2: Digital Health Tools

Preeti Vyas (PhD, Computer Science, UBC); Linnea Kirby (Masters, Electrical and Computer Engineering, 

McGill University); Marco Moran-Ledesma (Masters, Systems Design Engineering, University of Waterloo)

D13 Dangle – Connecting brands with eCommerce stores to promote products

View on Showcase Website Breakout Room #3: Supporting Users at Work

Inda Macias, Binyu Xu, Iris Zeng, Joyce Xiao, Sanket Redekar (Master’s of Digital Media, MDM program, 

CDM); Jasmine Wu (BSc, Computer Science, UBC)

D14 Intervening on Time Well Spent: A Holistic Approach to Supporting Knowledge 

Workers

View on Showcase Website Breakout Room #6: Designing for Personal Improvement

Kevin Chow (PhD Student, Computer Science, UBC); Thomas Fritz (Associate Professor, Informatics, 

University of Zurich); Joanna McGrenere (Professor, Computer Science, UBC)

Breakout Rooms

There will be time to visit 3 breakout rooms during the Live Poster & Demo Session. Decide which ones you want to visit ahead of time!

#1: Organizing InformationP1, P4, D4
#2: Digital Health ToolsP2, D5, D12
#3: Supporting Users at WorkP3, D3, D13
#4: Teaching & LearningP5, D7, D11
#5: Mental Health ToolsP6, D2, D10
#6: Designing for Personal ImprovementD1, D6, D14
#7: Designing with AR/VRD8, D9

554K PROJECT VIDEOS (1:00 – 1:25PM)

V# Submission


V1 Motivating COVID-19 Misinformation Acknowledgement on Instagram

View on Showcase Website

Abiramy Kuganesan (MSc, Computer Science, UBC); Hannah Elbaggari (MSc, Computer Science, UBC); 

Oloff Biermann (MSc, Computer Science, UBC); Eleanor Ren (MLIS, iSchool, UBC); Jin Wen (PhD, 

Psychology, UBC)

V2 Data Visualization for Teens with Chronic Pain

View on Showcase Website

Unma Desai (MSc, Computer Science, UBC); Devarsh Bhonde (PhD, Civil Engineering, UBC); Haomiao Zhang 

(MSc, Mechanical Engineering, UBC); Katra Farah (MEd, Curriculum and Pedagogy, UBC); Rubia Guerra 

(MSc, Computer Science, UBC)

V3 Onboarding with Ease: A Tool for Settlement Organizations Onboarding New 

Employees

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Atieh Razavi Yekta (PhD, OSOT, UBC); Chelsea Palmer (MA, iSchool, UBC); Faqia Iqbal (MSc, Computer 

Science, UBC); Kim Correa (MA, iSchool, UBC); Michael Yin (MSc, Computer Science, UBC)

V4 Digitizing KidsAction Coaching: A Web App to Support Home-Based Physical 

Activity for Children with Neurodevelopmental Disabilities

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Anika Sayara (MSc, Computer Science, UBC); Jane Jun (MLIS, iSchool, UBC); Jessica Wilkin (MLIS, iSchool, UBC); Kattie Sepehri (MSc, Computer Science, UBC)

DFP ALUMNI: Where are they now? (1:25 – 1:40PM)


Mohi Reza DFP Cohort 2, MSc, Computer SciencePhD Student, University of Toronto
Graduate Research Assistant, Intelligent Adaptive Interventions Group
mohireza@alumni.ubc.ca | mohireza.com  https://www.linkedin.com/in/mohireza/ 


Hanieh Shakeri DFP Cohort 2, MSc, Computer Science
PhD Student, Simon Fraser University
hshakeri@sfu.ca 


Billy Augustine DFP Cohort 2, MLIS, iSchool
Librarian, Coquitlam College
baugustine@coquitlamcollege.com | https://billy72.ubcarts.ca/ 


Yelim Kim DFP Cohort 1, MSc, Computer Science
UX Researcher, Ubisoft
yelim27@student.ubc.ca | LinkedIn


Taslim Arefin Khan DFP Cohort 1, MSc, Computer Science
Research Software Engineer, Huawei Canada Research
Human Machine Interaction
https://www.linkedin.com/in/taslim-ak

Special thanks to our judges:


  • Kari LaMotte (Managing Director, entrepreneurship@UBC) view profile
  • Kyle Cheriton (Mentor, Advisor, Investor, entrepreneurship@UBC) view profile
  • Chang Han (Lead Entrepreneur in Residence, entrepreneurship@UBC) view profile
  • Tiffany Hamilton (Entrepreneur in Residence, entrepreneurship@UBC) view profile
  • Eric Meyers (DFP Core Faculty, Professor, iSchool UBC) view profile