The latest news from and about MAYA

Library of Congress

Apr 30 2005

MAYA founder Peter Lucas was invited by the Library of Congress to present a talk about “Two Embarrassingly Basic Problems for the Information Commons.”

Peter Lucas
Founding Principal

Carnegie Mellon University HCII Seminar: Pittsburgh, PA

Apr 30 2003

Peter Lucas talked about “Civium®: GIS for Everyone, the Information Commons, and the Universal Database”

Peter Lucas
Founding Principal

Vision Plus 10: CIVIUM®: A Geographical Information System for Everyone: The Information Commons and the Universal Database

Apr 16 2003

At this international information-design symposium in Lech/Arlberg Austria, Peter Lucas spoke about Civium® as a seamless “one world” view of information of all kinds, accessed via a novel mapping interface known as the Civium® Geobrowser.

Peter Lucas
Founding Principal

NIST Pervasive Computing Conference, 2002: Gaithersburg, MD

Oct 30 2002

Peter Lucas discussed the architecture behind MAYA’s Interstacks technology.

Peter Lucas
Founding Principal

Dude, What’s in Your Car?

May 26 2002

Includes a brief profile and quote from Peter Lucas about automobiles packed with technology: “To have all of these things within your grasp is to control your part of the universe.”

Peter Lucas
Founding Principal

CHI 2000: Pervasive Information Access and the Rise of Human-Information Interaction

Apr 30 2000

As an invited speaker at the Association of Computing Machinery CHI 2000 Conference, in The Netherlands, Peter Lucas gave this compelling talk about the world of pervasive, “invisible” computing and how people will interact with information objects, not computers. His talk emphasized that we must learn to design these objects with as much care as we now design computer interfaces.

Peter Lucas
Founding Principal

NIST Pervasive Computing Conference, 2000: Gaithersburg, MD

Jan 30 2000

Peter Lucas discussed the architecture behind MAYA’s Interstacks technology.

Peter Lucas
Founding Principal

Executive in the Spotlight: The battle against the Ugly Alliance

Jan 24 1999

Profile of MAYA founder Peter Lucas and his views on information-centric design and civic computing.

Peter Lucas
Founding Principal