UxStream is curated by members of the Centre for interaction Design (CiD) at Edinburgh Napier University. These include Professor David Benyon, Ingi Helgason, Dr Michael Smyth and Tom McEwan. CiD delivers a wide range of university courses on usability, interactive media and user experience and provides consultancy and contract research services. CiD also undertakes fundamental research in UX and interaction design and houses PhD students working on ‘blended spaces’, emotion in HCI, multi-touch interaction art, creativity and interaction design and responsive environments.
Members of CiD publish widely in international journals and through book publications including Digital Blur edited by Michael Smyth and Paul Rogersand Prof Benyon’s best selling textbook Designing Interactive Systems. CiD is also home to the future interaction network.