Madeira-ITI Wins European Grant of €2.35 Million to Boost Research

The Madeira Interactive Technologies Institute (Madeira-ITI), created under the auspices of the CMU Portugal Program and funded by the Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia, has just received a grant from the ERA Chairs, a research program of the European Commission’s (EC) Horizon 2020 Framework Program. Project LEAPFROG HCI-DI, which focuses on the areas of Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) and Design Innovation (DI), is one of the first projects selected, and will be receiving €2.35 million for a period of four years.
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