Profile

Research posts

  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow on artificial intelligence futures in next-generation professional services project at the University of the Arts London, Central Saint Martin’s Innovation Insights Hub.
  • Research Fellow on Smart Money: Precision Data Management for Distributed Ledger enabled Central Bank issued Digital Currencies project at Brunel University London
  • Senior Research Associate: Research into Cyber Security Body of Knowledge at Security Lancaster (InfoLab21) Research Centre and School of Computing and Communications, Lancaster University.
  • Post-Doctoral Research Assistant on Cyber Security Cartographies (CySeCa) project (Art and Design) in Information Security Group at Royal Holloway, University of London
  • Research Assistant in Usability. Project: Smart Research Framework (SRF): Cloud-based Collaborative Notebook system, University of Southampton.

Education

  • PhD in Human-Computer Interaction. 2012. Cerebral palsy, online social networks and change. City University London http://openaccess.city.ac.uk/3011/
  • MSc by Research and Dissertation. 2008. The evaluation of different on-line design technologies that demonstrate within-website or web application advertising: the case study of an academic integrity quiz. Kingston University London http://eprints.kingston.ac.uk/20764/
  • First, 1.0, BSc Hons. 2006. Computer Information Systems Design (Multimedia Information Systems. Kingston University London

Academic publications

  • Lewis, M.,  Perry, M. 2019. Follow the Money: Follow the Money: Managing Personal Finance Digitally. In Proceedings of the CHI’19 conference, May 4–9, 2019, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom https://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=3300620
  • Sturdee, M., Lewis, M., Marquardt, N., 2018. Feeling SketCHI?: the lasting appeal of the drawn image in HCI.  Interactions 25.6 (2018): 64-69. https://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=3274562
  • Rashid, A., Danezis, G., Chivers, H., Lupu, E.,  Martin, A.,  Lewis, M., and Peersman, C. 2018. Scoping the Cyber Security Body of Knowledge.IEEE Security & Privacy 16.3 (2018): 96-102. https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/abstract/document/8395134/
  • Coles-Kemp, L., Zugenmaier, A., and Lewis. M., 2014. Watching You Watching Me: The Art of Playing the Panopticon. Digital Enlightenment Yearbook 2014. pp. 147 – 162 http://ebooks.iospress.nl/publication/38139
  • Lewis. M, Coles-Kemp, L., 2014. A Tactile Visual Library To Support User Experience Storytelling. NordDesign2014 https://www.academia.edu/9283817/A_Tactile_Visual_Library_To_Support_User_Experience_Storytelling
  • Lewis. M, Coles-Kemp, L., 2014. Are You Feeling It? The Use Of Comic Strips To Encourage Empathy in Design. Extended Abstract for Workshop on Enabling Empathy in Health and Care: Design Methods and Challenges at CHI’14 Human Factors in Computing Systems, Toronto, Canada.  http://di.ncl.ac.uk/empathy/workshop-papers/
  • Lewis. M, G. Buchanan, S.Wilson., 2012. A five-stage process for online social network change. Poster Paper at ACM conference on Designing Interactive Systems (DIS’12), Newcastle, UK.
  • Lewis. M., 2010. Cerebral palsy and online social networks. The 12th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility, Orlando, USA  http://portal.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=1878852
  • Colbert. M, Lewis. M, Chattratichart. J, Edwards. N., 2008. Persuading users to perform follow-on tasks – an initial case study. ECCE 2008 Annual Conference of European Association of Cognitive Ergonomics, Madeira, Portugal.t http://portal.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=1473056

Academic workshop position publications

Sketching in HCI academic workshops, courses, and special interest groups

  • Upcoming: Koch, J., Steer, C., Lucero, A., Lewis, M., Mackay, W., Pearson, J., and Robinson, S. 2019. Where Art Meets Technology: Integrating Tangible and Intelligent Tools in Creative Processes. In Proceedings of the 21st International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services Extended Abstracts, October 1 – 4, Taipei CALL FOR PAPERS http://cs.swan.ac.uk/~cdsteer/artmeetstech/
  • Lewis, M.,  Sturdee, M., Marquardt, N., Walny, J., Foster, J., Hoang. T., and Carpendale., S. 2019. SketCHI 2.0: Hands-On Special Interest Group on Sketching in HCI. In Proceedings of the CHI’19 Extended Abstracts, May 4–9, 2019, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom https://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=3311753
  • Lewis, M.,  Sturdee, M., Marquardt, N., 2019. Sketching in HCI: Hands-on Course of Sketching Techniques. In Proceedings of the CHI’19 Extended Abstracts, May 4–9, 2019, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom https://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=3290607.3298805
  • Lewis, M.,  Sturdee, M., Marquardt, N., 2018. Applied Sketching in HCI: Hands-on Course of Sketching Techniques. In Proceedings of the CHI’18 Extended Abstracts, May 21–26, 2018, Montreal, QC, Canada https://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=3170427.3170649
  • Lewis, M.,  Sturdee, Marquardt, N., and Hoang, T., 2018. SketCHI: Hands-On Special Interest Group on Sketching in HCI. In Proceedings of the CHI’18 Extended Abstracts, April 21–26, 2018, Montreal, QC, Canada https://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=3170427.3185366
  • Lewis, M.,  Sturdee, M. Alexander, J, Dijk, J.V., Kirkegaard Rasmussen, M., and Hoang, T. 2017. SketchingDIS: Hand-drawn Sketching in HCI. In Proceedings of the Designing Interactive Systems Conference (DIS’17), June 10-14, 2017, Edinburgh, United Kingdom ACM
  • Lewis, M.,  Sturdee, M. 2016. Using sketching to emphasise and elaborate on HCI research. In Proceedings of the NordiCHI’16 is the 9th Nordic Conference on Human-Computer Interaction. https://sketchinghci.wordpress.com/.
  • Lewis. M. 2016. Doodling and comics as an innovative approach to visualising security risk of internet of things. TresSPASS Summer School 2016, Egham, UK

Sketching in UX/HCI interviews and blogs

Industry sketching in UX tutorials and workshops

  • Upcoming: Design Exchange, Nottingham England (12 June). 2019. Sketching and Sketchnotes 101
  • Nationwide Building Society (Mobile & Digital Experience). 2019. Sketching and Sketchnotes 101.
  • Agile in the city: London (3-5 April). 2019. Enriching agile sketches using established visual note-taking techniques
  • QuantumBlack. 2018. Sketching and Sketchnotes 101.
  • UX Cambridge. 2018. Sketchnotes in UX Design
  • POKE. 2018. Sketching and Sketchnotes 101
  • UX in the city: Manchester. 2018. Sketchnoting UX
  • AfroTech Fest. 2018. Sketchnotes 101
  • UX Oxford. 2017. Sketchnotes 101
  • UX Scotland. 2017. Sketchnotes 101: Sketchnoter’s are the better thinkers.
  • UX In The City: Oxford. 2017. “Sketchnoters are the better thinkers” workshop
  • UX Bristol. 2016. Visual note-taking
  • UX Camp Leeds. 2016. Sketchnoting: to support free and open exchange of complex thoughts, content and user experiences workshop http://2016.nuxcamp.uk/
  • Webcredible Sketchnote Skillswap #2. 2016. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/sketchnote-skillswap-tickets-9629436905?aff=eioscfrmshretwtr&ref=eioscfrmshretwtr
  • User-Centred Design Conference. 2015. Sketching to Support Free and Open Exchange of Complex Thoughts, Content and User Experiences. http://2015.ucduk.org/
  • 4th International Visual Methods Conference (IVM ’15). 2015. Seeing What You See: Collecting and Analysing Participatory Design Data.
  • Webcredibe. 2015. Sketchnote Skillswap #1 https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/sketchnote-skillswap-tickets-16202289484?ref=ebtnebregn
  • Technical Communication UK 2014 Conference. 2014. Listen, look, imagine, doodle: visual note-taking to support free and open exchange of complex thoughts, opinions, and content.

Sketch artist and illustrator:

I have been a sketch artist (incl. sketchnotes, graphic recording, and graphic facilitation) for multiple organisations, agencies, conferences, and events since 2014, some of this cannot be published, however, the following can be identified:

  • Sketch Artist. 2019. CHI 2019 Workshop on Mid-Air Haptics Interfaces for Interactive Digital Signage and Kiosks. Glasgow, UK.
  • Illustration. 2018. Research Methods, Jaguar Cars via Design, Brunel University London
  • Sketch Artist. 2018. Justis Legal Design Sprint, City University London
  • Sketch Artist. 2018. The Future of Computing & Food, Satellite Event of ACM-FCA International Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces. Grosseto, Italy
  • Sketch Artist. 2018. ACM CHI workshop on MidAir Haptics for Control Interfaces. Montreal Canada
  • Sketch Artist. 2018. LiveNation. UK, London
  • Sketch Artist. 2018. Cyber Essentials. UK, London
  • Illustration. 2018. The Creative Planner Magazine (Spring Issue) Self Care Challenge Adult Colouring Page https://tcpmag.wordpress.com
  • Sketch artist and Facilitator. 2017. Natural History Museum October Lates.
  • Sketch Artist. 2017. C’M’S’ Tax and Law. UK, London
  • Sketch Artist. 2017.  ACM Interactive Surfaces and Spaces conference. UK, Brighton.
  • Sketch artist. 2017. UNDERstanding West African culture to pRevent cybercrimEs workshop, WMG University of Warwick https://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/wmg/research/csc/research/underware_project/workshop/presentations/‬
  • Heath, C., Coles-Kemp, L., Hall, P., Lane, G., Sturdee, M and Lewis, M (2016)
    TresSPASS Toolkit. Royal Holloway, University of London Publications.
  • Sketch Artist. 2016.  ACM CHI workshop on MidAir Haptics. San Jose, USA
  • Sketch Artist. 2017. Harvard Publishings. UK, London
  • Comic Illustration. 2015. First Prize Trespass Visualisation Award. 2015. Cyberstalking: It’s about control, not only privacy! Border Sessions The Hague
  • Illustration. 2015. Blue Star Colouring’s Holiday Parade: A Christmas Adult Colouring Book
  • Illustration. 2014. Mike Rohde’s  The Sketchnote Workbook: Advanced Techniques for Taking Visual Notes You Can Use Anywhere
  • Illustration. 2014. Scott Torrance’s 143 Visuals to Inspire You to Take Action

Additionally, I have a co-sketch artist for the following on-going projects:

Events:

Talks and presentations:

  • International Sketchnote Camp. 2018. Letter to my 2012 self, Lisbon Portugal
  • Trespass Visualisation Award (First Prize) “Cyberstalking: it’s about control, not only privacy!” at Border Sessions The Hague, 2015 http://www.trespass-project.eu/node/230 winning entry can be viewed: https://twitter.com/trespassproject/status/665136142480769024
  • The 27th Annual International Technology and Persons with Disabilities Conference (CSUN’12), San Diego, USA. Authors: M. Lewis “aOSN-cp model to assist social media change”
  • Technical Communication UK 2012 Conference (TCUK’12), Newcastle, UK “A five-stage process for social media change”
  • E-Access’12 Technology for All Conference, London, UK Closing plenary “Cloud, mobile and consumerisation: a problem explodes”
  • The ACM conference on Designing Interactive Systems (DIS’12), Newcastle, UK “A five-stage process for online social network change”
  • HCID’12 “The unforeseen effects of changing your website on people with disabilities”- https://www.eventbrite.com/event/2882809561?nomo=1
  • CSUN’12 – “aOSN-cp model to assist social media change”
  • Web Accessibility Meetup – “Developing a 5-stage process for online social network change, focus on users with cerebral palsy” – http://a11yldnmeetup2.eventbrite.co.uk/?ebtv=C
  • London Web Standards – “Mapping #NewTwitter change approach”
  • E-Access’11 Conference – Technology for All – “The unforeseen effects of changing your website on people with disabilities”
  • Accessibility Hack Days – “How people with cerebral palsy use online social networks”
  • London Lightning UX – “Enhancing the general inductive approach using personas”
  • City University London (Centre for HCI Design) Open Day – “The affects of changing social networks on people with disabilities”
  • The 12th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility, Orlando, USA.Author: M Lewis “cerebral palsy and online social networks” poster session – https://makaylalewis.wordpress.com/2010/10/22/experiencing-online-social-networks-with-cerebralpalsy-at-assets10/
  • Web Accessibility London 2010 – a11yLDN – “online communication and users with motor impairments” – http://a11yldn.org.uk/2010/09/presentation-and-workshop-blurbs.html
  • E-Access’10 Conference – Technology for All – Chair of round table session “Are online social networks accessible to users with motor disabilities?”. URL: Version: http://www.headstar.com/eablive/?p=468
  • Research² PhD Forum – Research Methods in Information Science, Loughborough University – co-workshop presenter “approaches to dealing with data overload”
  • City University London Centre for HCI Design MPhil/PhD transfer seminar “Technology use in the CP community”
  • Women in Computing Research 2010 London Hopper Colloquium “Cerebral palsy and online social networks”
  • City University London ‘inclusive design’ guest lecture “Cerebral palsy and online social networks”
  • University of Sussex 11thHuman-Centred Technology Postgraduate Workshop “The analysis of online social network services to include users with cerebral palsy”
  • British Computing Society 1stAnnual Doctoral Consortium on Computer Science and Informatics “The relationship between physically disabled individuals and online social networks”
  • City University London Centre for HCI Design Seminar “Computer-mediated communication (non) usage within the cerebral palsy community”
  • Kensington and Chelsea Disability Youth Forum “Examination of online social network services to further include users with physical disabilities: cerebral palsy?”
  • Oxford Internet Institute Information and Web Science Doctoral Workshop “How can physically disabled on-line communication users, especially those with cerebral palsy, be further included in social network services?”
  • Kensington and Chelsea Action Disability Youth Project “The analyses of online social network services to further include users with physical disabilities: cerebral palsy.”
  • Accessibility 2.0 –Million Flowers Bloom Conference “Makayla Lewis on Social Networking for people with Cerebral Palsy – Better inclusion for users with Cerebral Palsy in Social Networks, is this necessary?” URL: http://www.abilitynet.org.uk/accessibility2/2009/09/17/makayla-lewis-on-social-networking-for-people-with-cerebal-palsy/

Achievements and awards:

  • Trespass Visualisation Award (First Prize) “Cyberstalking: it’s about control, not only privacy!” at Border Sessions, The Hague, 2015
  • Council for the Advancement of Communication with Deaf People (CACDP) in British Sign Language for Level 1 and Level 2 certification
  • ACM SIGACCESS Scholarship to attend ASSETS’10 Conference on Computers and Accessibility
  • Women in Computing Research London Hopper Colloquium, 2nd prize for poster session, 2010
  • Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea Apollo Awards, runner up prize for volunteer individual award (17 to 25 years), 2009
  • London Development Agency Innovation Placement Certificate, 2008
  • Kingston University London Faculty Prize for best information systems student, 2006
  • London Borough of Camden Good Citizen of the Year Award, 2003
  • UK Millennium Volunteers Award 600 Hours, 2003
  • UK Silver Duke of Edinburgh Award, 2002
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