She designs for transformation based on the aesthetics of interaction with open, disruptive innovative systems within a societal context. In addition to his stint as a White House Fellow, he was an elected member of the Belmont Town Council for 8 years, and has served the Boy Scouts of America for 25 years as a scoutmaster, cub master, den leader and troop and pack committee chairman.
Ben Challis Ben Challis is a composer, performer and technologist. So as to further examine and apply his frameworks to the social sector, Christensen founded Innosight Institute, a non-profit think tank, in Inhe was awarded a DBA from the Harvard Business School, receiving the Best Dissertation Award from the Institute of Management Sciences for his doctoral thesis on technology development in the disk drive industry.
Her current activities concentrate on designing for personal, social and societal transformation, with a special focus on health and well-being. As composer he has composed scores for film and theatre productions. Most of his current projects aim to help software users to create code for themselves, and to effectively share that code with one another.
More recently, he was the senior editor of the Handbook of Research on Socio-Technical Design and Social Networking Systems, written by over a hundred leading experts worldwide. Among the 15 M. Christensen has recently focused his innovation lens on two of our most vexing social issues, education and health care.
He also worked as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Republic of Korea from tospeaks fluent Korean, and is currently a leader in his church. Since he is the General Chair of the HCI International Conference, that takes place every two years with around 2, participants.
Christensen was born in Salt Lake City, Utah in He is the Editor and co- author of 14 out of the 30 chapters of the book " User Interfaces for All - concepts, methods and tools" published by Lawrence Erlbaum Associates He graduated with highest honors in economics from Brigham Young University in He worked as an army psychologist, and then in computer operational simulations wargameswhile simultaneously raising four wonderful children, until he retired in as a Major.
Later, he received an M. Over the past 25 years, Prof. As a performer, he works with these same technologies, exploring their creative and expressive potential within free-improvisation.
His interests include computing, psychology, quantum theory and motor-cycle riding. Moreover, she has been a member of a variety of international program committees and national Think Tanks sinceand has given a large number of keynote speeches, invited lectures and workshops at conferences, international universities and for industry world wide.
They are the parents of five children, and have three grandchildren. Brian then completed his doctorate on online groups, and students at his university used the social voting system he built until the World Wide Web arrived. He and his wife Christine live in Belmont, MA.
Moreover, she is a designer-researcher with extensive experience in interaction design, education and research-trough design. In he was a White House fellow, serving as an assistant to U.
With research interests that embrace the notion of design-for-all within music-performance, he has worked on various projects that explore alternative modes of interaction with sound and music for people with specific individual needs. He has published more than technical papers in scientific archival journals, proceedings of international conferences and workshops related to his fields of expertise.
His research interests are where human-computer interaction and software engineering intersect. His main areas of interest are mobile and ubiquitous computing, usability evaluation methodology, user-centered design, and the philosophy of interaction. Professor Christensen is committed to both community and church.The Encyclopedia of Human-Computer Interaction, 2nd Ed.
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