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Meet Featured ACM Distinguished Speaker Steve D. Benford

Steve D. Benford is Professor of Collaborative Computing at the Mixed Reality Laboratory at the University of Nottingham. A member of the CHI Academy, he researches creative and cultural applications of computing, from interactive art to mainstream entertainment, with a particular focus on new interaction techniques.

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