Bieke Zaman

Author: Bieke Zaman

Senior Researcher

Bieke Zaman is Associate Professor and Research Group Leader of the Meaningful Interactions Lab (Mintlab) at the KU Leuven. Her research lies at the intersection of human computer interaction research and communication sciences.   Fascinated by the tech side of social, and the social side of tech, Zaman pursues research programs on Children, Media and Design, Media Convergence in a Digital Society, and Progressive Research and Dissemination Methods. For an overview of her publications, please see and


Publication period start: 2012
Number of co-authors: 11


Number of publications with favourite co-authors
Frederik Cornillie
Vero Vanden Abeele
Tara Shrimpton-Smith

Productive Colleagues

Most productive colleagues in number of publications
David Geerts
Paul Marshall
Panos Markopoulos


Shrimpton-Smith, Tara, Zaman, Bieke, Geerts, David (2008): Coupling the Users: The Benefits of Paired User Testing for iDTV. In International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction, 24 (2) pp. 197-213.

Zaman, Bieke, Shrimpton-Smith, Tara (2006): The FaceReader: measuring instant fun of use. In: Proceedings of the Fourth Nordic Conference on Human-Computer Interaction , 2006, . pp. 457-460.

Zaman, Bieke, Abeele, Vero Vanden, Markopoulos, Panos, Marshall, Paul (2009): Tangibles for children, the challenges. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2009 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems , 2009, . pp. 4729-4732.

Zaman, Bieke, Vermaut, Rogier (2007): Getting Lost? Touch and You Will Find! The User-Centered Design Process of a Touch Screen. In: Jacko, Julie A. (eds.) HCI International 2007 - 12th International Conference - Part II July 22-27, 2007, Beijing, China. pp. 197-206.

Shrimpton-Smith, Tara, Zaman, Bieke (2007): Does the Web Design Disconnect the Emotional Connection?. In: Jacko, Julie A. (eds.) HCI International 2007 - 12th International Conference - Part IV , 2007, . pp. 1009-1018.

Laporte, Lieve, Eyckerman, Peter, Zaman, Bieke (2009): Designing a mobile task based UI for tourists. In: Proceedings of 11th Conference on Human-computer interaction with mobile devices and services , 2009, . pp. 74.

Zaman, Bieke, Abeele, Vero Vanden (2010): Laddering with young children in User eXperience evaluations: theoretical groundings and a. In: Proceedings of ACM IDC10 Interaction Design and Children , 2010, . pp. 156-165.

Poels, Yorick, Annema, Jan-Henk, Zaman, Bieke, Cornillie, Frederik (2012): Developing User-Centered Video Game Concepts for Language Learning. In: Proceedings of the 2012 International Conference on Advances in Computer-Human Interactions , 2012, . pp. 11-16. PDF