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    The Challenges Faced by Academia Preparing Students for Industry: What We Teach and What We Do

    People and Computers XXII
    Culture, Creativity, Interaction

    Proceedings of HCI 2008
    The 22nd British HCI Group Annual Conference
    Liverpool John Moores University, UK

    1 - 5 September 2008

    AUTHORS

    Lidia Oshlyansky, Paul Cairns, Angela Sasse & Chandra Harrison

    ABSTRACT

    This workshop re-opens the discussion of the challenges faced by academia when preparing students to take jobs in industry. The workshop's goal is to develop a framework by which academia and industry can better communicate and resolve their differing needs and goals. The workshop will provide practical guidance for academia and industry to take forward and continue the dialogue.

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    HCI 2008: People and Computers XXII Culture, Creativity, Interaction (cover)

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