Andrea Bianchi is associate professor in the Department of Industrial Design at KAIST, Korea, where he directs the MAKinteract lab ( Andrea received his Ph.D. from KAIST (Korea) in 2012, his master's in Computer Science from NYU (USA) and his BSc. in business administration from Bocconi University(Italy). Before joining KAIST, he worked at Sungkyunkwan University as faculty member in the department of Computer Science. His research focuses on Human-Computer Interaction, physical computing, wearable mechatronics and prototyping toolkits. In a prior life, he also worked as a video game programmer for a New York startup. You can reach him at