October 20, 1999
9:00a.m. to 4:30p.m.
MIT's Kresge Auditorium

  • Walt Mossberg, technology columnist, The Wall Street Journal, Host and Emcee

  • Charles Vest, President

  • Nicholas Negroponte, Jerome B. Wiesner Professor of Media Technology Director
    MIT Media Laboratory

When Computers Come to Their Senses
Affective Interaction
  • Jack Breese, Assistant Director
    Microsoft Research

  • Jocelyn Scheirer, Research Assistant
    MIT Media Laboratory

  • Byron Reeves, Paul C. Edwards, Professor and Director
    Institute for Communication Research, Department of Communication, Stanford University

Sound and Feeling
  • Manfred Clynes, President and CEO
    MicroSound International Ltd.

  • Teresa Marrin, Research Assistant
    MIT Media Laboratory

  • Joe Paradiso, Principal Research Scientist
    MIT Media Laboratory

  • Hiroshi Ishii, Associate Professor of Media Arts and Sciences, Fukutake Career Development Professor of Research in Education

  • Tod Machover, Associate Professor of Music and Media

The SENS*BLE Universe
  • Neil Gershenfeld, Associate Professor of Media Arts and Sciences

  • The Flying Karamazov Brothers, performing "The Sens*ble Universe"

Open house at the Media Lab
5:00 - 8:00 p.m.