Hello. I’m Simo.

I’m at the Center for Ubiquitous Computing (Oulu, Finland). I’m interested in social computing and health-tech. Some examples of my recent academic work:

  1. Hosio S, Karppinen J, Takala EP, Takatalo J, Goncalves J, van Berkel N, Konomi S, Kostakos V (2018) Crowdsourcing Treatments for Low Back Pain. Proc. ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2018)
  2. Hosio S, Goncalves J, van Berkel N, Klakegg S, Konomi S & Kostakos V (2018). Facilitating Collocated Crowdsourcing on Situated Displays. Human-Computer Interaction (Taylor & Francis HCI), to appear.
  3. Goncalves J, Hosio S, van Berkel N, Ahmed F, Kostakos V (2017). CrowdPickUp: Crowdsourcing Task Pickup in the Wild. Proceedings of the ACM on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies (IMWUT / UbiComp 2017)
  4. Hosio S, Ferreira D, Goncalves J, van Berkel N, Luo C, Ahmed M, Flores H & Kostakos V (2016). Monetary Assessment of Battery Life on Smartphones. Proc. ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2016)
  5. Hosio S, Goncalves J, Anagnostopoulos T & Kostakos V (2016) Leveraging Wisdom of the Crowd for Decision Support. Proc. British Human Computer Interaction Conference (HCI 2016)

 

I run Kaizen Hour

And I’ve got experience in building & marketing shiny things online, for fun and profit.

Contact me!