Prof. Gerard Lacey (TCD) – CEO, SureWash

  • Dr Lacey is passionate about how computer technology can improve human performance.  He is a professor of Computer Science in TCD and the founder of several companies that have developed solutions for performance and learning within the healthcare sector.  His main areas of expertise are robotics, augmented-reality, procedural learning and behaviour change.

     

     

    Title: “We are what we repeatedly do” – habits, change and technology tools.

    Synopsis: This talk will cover learning of physical skills and habits and will try to answer a few key questions:  Why are classroom training sessions so ineffective at changing behaviour? How do we not to waste a crisis in motivating behaviour change? How does regular feedback improve skills expertise? How does organisational culture impact learning transfer?