• 00:01 The basis of interaction design
  • 02:59 The experience at Xerox Star
  • 05:15 The evolution of interaction
  • 06:11 On academic ladders
  • 07:57 Education and interaction
  • 10:00 The metaphors of interaction
19/06/2013 17' 21''

Ever since his involvement in the influential Xerox Star project in the seventies, Bill Verplank has been a true pioneer in the discipline of interaction design. To this day, many of the metaphors and models underlying a host of human-computer interfaces, remain deeply indebted to the ideas developed by him and his contemporaries decades ago.

We dig up an unreleased interview recorded during his visit to Barcelona for the International Conference on "Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction".

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