IPaT Executive Director Search

The Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) is conducting an internal search to fill the Executive Director position within the Institute for People and Technology (IPaT). To learn more about this opportunity and apply, visit here >>.

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Smart Solutions on the Georgia Coast

The Smart Sea Level Sensors project is a partnership between Chatham Emergency Management Agency officials, City of Savannah officials, and Georgia Tech scientists and engineers who are working together to install a network of internet-enabled sea level sensors across Chatham County. The real-time data on coastal flooding will be used for emergency planning and response.

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CopyCat: Helping Young Deaf Children Acquire Language Skills Using Sign Language Recognition

CopyCat and PopSign are two games that help deaf children and their parents acquire language skills in American Sign Language. 95% of deaf children are born to hearing parents, and most of those parents never learn enough sign language to teach...

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Project Aether: A tool to support communication between brain tumor patients and healthcare providers

Project Aether focuses on bridging the knowledge gap brain tumor and peak anxiety brain tumor patients experience after their initial diagnosis. As a tablet application, it comprises a patient workspace for consolidating information relating to...

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Check out IPaT's Research Expo website that features some of the ongoing research projects at the Institute for People and Technology and Georgia Tech. We encourage you to explore projects within our broad research areas or explore those projects by research topic.


Many years ago, Georgia Tech’s Office of the Executive Vice President (EVPR), the Institute for People…

Opened on November 2, 2022, the newly launched Craft Lab is Georgia Tech’s most recently unveiled…

Curamei was named the winner of the Georgia Tech Convergence Innovation…

GVU recognized 10 individuals from academia and industry with their distinguished Impact Award ceremony on November 2, 2022. The GVU Impact Award…


A weekly gathering of the IPaT community to brainstorm about research and stay informed about the work that everyone is doing
In this seminar, Marynel Vázquez will describe two research directions important to advance multi-party Human-Robot Interaction (
The goal of the symposium is for researchers, stakeholders, staff, members, care partners and community members to share and
A discussion of what's on the horizon for research initiatives and funding
Join top researchers from across the state to present the best new clinical and translational research and build collaborative