Sarah Fdili Alaoui

Assistant Professor, Paris-Saclay University

Sarah Fdili Alaoui is an assistant professor at LRI-université Paris-Sud part of the LRI HCC (ex InSitu) and INRIA Exsitu research team, in interaction design. She is a choreographer, a dancer and a Laban Movement Analyst. Before her current position, she was a researcher at the School of Interactive Arts+Technology at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver. She holds a PhD in Art and Science from Université Paris-Sud 11 and the IRCAM-Centre Pompidou and LIMSI-CNRS research institutes. She has an MSc from University Joseph Fourier and an Engineering Degree from ENSIMAG in Applied Mathematics and Computer Science and over 20 years of training in ballet and contemporary dance. She recently completed a certification as a Laban Movement Analyst at the Laban/Bartienieff Institute in New York, USA. She has been involved in many art and science projects, collaborating with dancers, visual artists, computer scientists and designers to create interactive dance performances, interactive installations, and tools to support and document dance.