My work on engagement is both applied and commercial, as well as cutting edge research. The radio interview above is from the BBC Radio 4 Documentary “The Digital Human”, in which I discuss why engagement depends on different sensory modalities, and also on imagination.
I measure engagement by triangulating a mixture of biosensors, motion capture/behaviour, and subjective measures.
This relates to:
- human-computer interaction
- the classroom
- education and
- other people (e.g. speed dating)
Here is a lecture I presented to the Oxford University Science Society on engagement and its measurement using nonverbal behaviour (sensors and body language):