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ASE 2020

Monash IT Prof John Grundy to lead prestigious ASE 2020

The 35th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Automated Software Engineering (ASE 2020) will run virtually from Monday 21 September – Friday 25 September, with ARC Laureate Professor

Interactive map identifies Melburnians' 5km 'Friend Zone'

With Melbourne residents prevented from going further than 5km from home during lockdown, a map developed by Monash University researchers is making it easier to see a friend outdoors.

Virtual artwork fosters social connection during COVID-19

A collaborative project between Monash University’s Exertion Games Lab and PluginHUMAN, designed to keep people connected during the pandemic lockdown, has been honoured at Australia’s International Good Design Awards.

Reflected gaze: How an AI poet sees your emotional self

An interactive AI mirror, designed by Faculty of IT and SensiLab researchers, is bringing participants into the artwork as part of this year’s digital 

COVID-19 public health measures: Worldwide responses observed through a social lens

While Australians tweeted about panic buying, New Zealanders tweeted their support of strict COVID-19 lockdowns. A Monash University study which analysed close to three million tweets across six countries, has found key trends associated with

Video games teach children empathy

A recent study has shown evidence that young children can develop their empathy skills using computer technology. Specifically, a game created by the researchers named The Empathy World was used to test and improve children’s

Monash to recognise elite student performers in eSports category

Monash University is nurturing the next generation of gamers through an innovative platform for eSports players to compete on the world stage.

Academia and industry collaborate to advance optimisation technologies

Monash University will contribute to an interdisciplinary collaboration with The University of Melbourne through a 2020 Australian Research Council (ARC) Industrial Transformation Training Centre (ITTC).

IT Faculty commemorates 30 years of innovation and excellence

As the only dedicated Information Technology (IT) faculty in the Group of Eight universities, the Faculty of IT at Monash University continues to lead the way in research and education, while pushing the boundaries of digital innovation.