Dialogues and Debates

Robust, Useful, Delightful

Interaction designer Gillian Crampton Smith says a delightful internet isn’t just about engineering — it’s about emotion and aesthetics, too.

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Gillian Crampton Smith

Gillian Crampton Smith, originally a graphic designer, founded interaction design programs in London, Ivrea and Venice. With Philip Tabor, she recently moved to H-Farm, the top Italian tech accelerator to start a new programs. Her collaborations have included Apple Computer, Interval Research, IDEO, and MIT’s SenseAble City lab. In 2014 she received the ACM SIGCHI Lifetime Achievement in Practice Award.