Despo Minaidou was one of the very first volunteer associates of the Cyprus Neuroscience and Technology Institute and member of what was known as The Dyslexia Group. She joined the team between-1994-2002. She was the chair of the Computers and Dyslexia 1996 Conference.
- Laouris, Y., Minaidou, D., & El-Haddad, C. (1997). Computer interface for studying letter, word and pattern recognition strategies when interacting with computer screens. IEE CONF ABSTRACTS 1997 (Cyprus) Proc., p. 00.