Keep up to date with all the latest CATCH news and developments

AAATE2017 Satellite Events – call now OPEN!

The call for short communication contributions to Satellite Events for the AAATE2017 Congress is now open.

Deadline: Friday 31st March 2017 17.00 CET.

1 March 2017

New book published: Robotic Assistive Technologies: Principles and Practice

A new book: Robotic Assistive Technologies: Principles and Practice has been published and our very own Prof Luc de Witte contributed to one of the chapters.

27 February 2017

Unboxing of the CATCH Pepper Robot

There was great excitement recently in CATCH HQ when we welcomed the latest addition to our research team.

24 February 2017

Looking through the Tobii Pro Glasses

Last week, CATCH had a detailed training session in our Home Lab for our newly purchased Tobii Pro eye-tracking equipment from Scott Hodgins, Director of Acuity ETS Ltd., authorised resellers for Tobii the UK.

22 February 2017

Technology: who cares?! events – less than three weeks away!

Technology: who cares?! Two exciting events from CATCH, taking place as part of the Sheffield Festival of Science & Engineering, are less than three weeks away.

21 February 2017

Prof Luc de Witte delivers a lecture as part of ScHARR seminar series

Prof Luc de Witte, CATCH Professor and renowned name in the field of technology and innovative healthcare, was the guest of the last ScHARR seminar series on Tuesday 14th February.

20 February 2017

CATCH helps run successful mental health research workshop

CATCH Centre Manager, Simon Butler and Business Manager, Karen Wilkinson worked with University of Sheffield colleagues to organise and run a successful mental health workshop this month.

16 February 2017

MCAST toolkit shortlisted for Medipex NHS Innovation Award

The Mental Capacity Assessment Support Toolkit (MCAST), developed by Mark Jayes, Speech and Language Therapist and PhD student within CATCH has been shortlisted for a Medipex NHS Innovation Award in the 2017 showcase.

13 February 2017