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David Geerts

  • Dr.
  • Research Manager CUO
  • KU Leuven
  • 17PublicationsNumber of items in David's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 18Followers

Recent publications

  • Social Interactive Television: Immersive Shared Experiences and Perspectives

    • Cesar P
    • Geerts D
    • Chorianopoulos K
  • Coupling the Users: The Benefits of Paired User Testing for iDTV

    • Shrimpton-Smith T
    • Zaman B
    • Geerts D
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Professional experience

Research Manager CUO

KU Leuven

October 2003 - Present

Project leader Mediacentrum

KU Leuven

October 1996 - September 2003(7 years)


PhD Social Sciences

KU Leuven

September 2003 - April 2009(6 years)

MS Culture and Communication


September 1995 - July 1996(10 months)

MS Communication Sciences

KU Leuven

September 1991 - July 1995(4 years)


David Geerts has a master in Communication Science at the K.U.Leuven, a master in Culture and Communication at the K.U.Brussel and a PhD in Social Sciences at the K.U.Leuven, where he now leads the Centre for User Experience Research (CUO) at the faculty of Social Sciences. David is specialized in user-centered design and evaluation of future ICT applications, such as multi-touch surfaces, social interactive television, serious games and social media, working on several local and EU projects. He organized several workshops, special interest groups, and tutorials at international conferences, and teaches a course on Human-Computer Interaction for master students of the faculties of Social Sciences and Economy, and students of the GroepT Engineering school. David Geerts is member of the IFIP TC14 WG6 on Entertainment Computing, is co-founder and treasurer of the Belgian ACM chapter, is part of the EuroITV steering committee and was program chair of the EuroITV2009 conference on interactive television.


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