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Shigeru Kobayashi

Shigeru Kobayashi
Associate Professor, Institute of Advanced Media Arts and Sciences [IAMAS]

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He worked for a digital musical instrument company as a sound designer and a software engineer. Now teaching interaction design and prototyping at Institute of Advanced Media Arts and Sciences [IAMAS]. He designed Open Source Hardware such as Gainer and Arduino Fio (with SparkFun Electronics) and wrote books on physical computing and prototyping (published in Japanese, Korean and Formosan).

Sessions

Society
Location: Fire House
Shigeru Kobayashi (Institute of Advanced Media Arts and Sciences [IAMAS])
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Highlighting case studies from 5 make-a-thon events in Japan. Where diverse teams of developers, engineers, designers, artists, and factory engineers, tackled the challenge; “How might we make our daily life pleasant with smartphone gadgets?” Encouraged to break out of their comfort zones, a few teams continue to collaborate, developing their hardware sketches into commercial realities. Read more.