I'm passionate about building software that has an impact, whether it's in industry, research, or just makes my life easier. I've an attention for detail and eye for design.

Projects

Ticket to Talk 🎟

Supporting conversations between young people and people with dementia through curated media.

API (Laravel)
Mobile Application (Xamarin.Forms)

Good News! 🗞

Headlines sorted by positivity through a machine learning approach to sentiment analysis.

API (Express.js & Python)
Web Application (Vue.js)

Kaffee ☕️

The only thing hotter than a good cup of joe, is logging all your coffee to show your pals. With Kaffee you can do just that.

API (.Net Core)
Web Application (Vue.js)

Hej I'm Daniel, I'm a Backend Software Engineer

Skills

Technical Skills

  • C#
  • Typescript
  • Javascript
  • Express.js
  • Machine Learning
  • SQL
  • MongoDB
  • Python
  • Java
  • Git
  • CI/CD
  • Vue.js
  • Linux
  • AWS
  • PHP
  • Unit Testing
  • Kubernetes

Secondary Skills

  • Qualitative Research
  • Interaction Design
  • Problem Solving
  • Communitcating Research
  • Adaptability
  • Time Management
  • Analysis

Publications

Printer Pals: Experience-Centered Design to Support Agency for People with Dementia

Foley, S., Welsh, D., Pantidi, N., Morrissey, K., Nappey, T., & McCarthy, J. (2019). Printer Pals: Experience-Centered Design to Support Agency for People with Dementia. In Proceedings of the 2019 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - CHI '19. ACM, New York, NY, USA, Paper 404, 13 pages.

Ticket to Talk: Supporting conversation between young people and people with dementia through digital media

Welsh, D., Morrissey, K., Foley, S., McNaney, R., Salis, C., McCarthy, J., & Vines, J. (2018). Ticket to Talk: Supporting conversation between young people and people with dementia through digital media. Proceedings of the 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - CHI ’18. New York, New York, USA: ACM Press.

StammerApp: Designing a mobile application to support self-reflection and goal setting for people who stammer

McNaney, R., Bull, C., Mackie, L., Dahman, F., Stringer, H., Richardson, D., & Welsh, D. (2018). StammerApp: Designing a mobile application to support self-reflection and goal setting for people who stammer. In Proceedings of the 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - CHI ’18. New York, New York, USA: ACM Press.

An intergenerational approach to dementia friendly communities

Welsh, D. (2018). An intergenerational approach to dementia friendly communities. In Proceedings of the 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - CHI ’18. Position Paper

Curating Conversations: Designing personalised media to support intergenerational engagement in dementia care

Welsh, D., Foley, S., & Morrissey, K. (2017). Curating Conversations: Designing personalised media to support intergenerational engagement in dementia care. In Dementia Lab '17. Design Event

DemYouth: Co-designing and enacting tools to support young people’s engagement with people with dementia

McNaney, R., Vines, J., Mercer, J., Mexter, L., Welsh, D., & Young, T. (2017). DemYouth: Co-designing and enacting tools to support young people’s engagement with people with dementia. In Proceedings of the 2017 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - CHI ’17 (pp. 1313–1325). New York, New York, USA: ACM Press.

A Ticket to Talk: Scaffolding intergenerational interactions for dementia

Welsh, D. (2017). A Ticket to Talk: Scaffolding intergenerational interactions for dementia. In Proceedings of the 2017 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - CHI ’17. Position Paper

Photography

When I'm away from screens I take travel and take photos, I particularly like long exposures and landscapes.

Thanks for stopping by! Email me if you like what you see.

Daniel Welsh

© All rights are reserved | 2019 | Made with 💖 by Daniel Welsh

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Icons from Font Awesome under CC BY 4.0
Illustrations from Undraw

Project available on GitHub