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OrganizerSatoshi Nakagawa
Adovocate of Super Sensing Project Professor, Design Innovation Lab., Dept. of Mechanical Eng., Univ. of Tokyo The Principle of Super Sensing Forum CTO at sensingnet Inc. (US)
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FacilitatorTucker Viemeister
Tucker Viemeister an industrial designer, most famous for first “universal design” : OXO Good Grips designed at Smart Design. He founded the Lab at Rockwell Group. Teaches at Parsons, work is in MoMA, holds 32 US utility patents and named after a car.
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2:00 pm

Session 1

2:30 - 3:50 pm

Student Projects

A student team from the University of Tokyo “Bio-Sensing: Sensing the cavitation of plants”

Corporate Projects

“Regenerative Sensing Kit: Boosting voltage of the activities of bacteria” “Smart Sensing Chair”

Tucker Viemeister

“Making Sense”


4:30 - 5:30 pm

Session 2

2:30 - 3:50 pm

Shin'ichi Warisawa
“Sensing system design and evaluation towards supersensing”
Professor of Department of Human and Engineered Environmental Studies,The University of Tokyo
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Doris Kim Sung
“Making Sense”
Educated at Princeton and Columbia, Doris Sung incorporates smart materials to make responsive facades, structures and robotics. She teaches at USC and practices in Los Angeles at her research firm, DOSU Studio Architecture.
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Ryohei Kanzaki
“Super-Sensing Learned from Insect Sciences”
Professor/Director of Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, The University of Tokyo
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Session 3

6:40 - 7:30 pm

Panel Discussion

“Fashionable Sensing Technology”

Sabine Seymour
Founder + CEO of SUPA,serial entrepreneur, professor, author of three books on the topic of fashion + technology
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Aaron Nesser
Industrial designer and biologist. As co-founder of AlgiKnit, he is working to develop sustainable biomaterials for use in wearable technology, fashion, and footwear.
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Evan Huggins
Industrial designer and Co-founder of ReMo Technology, where he develops wearables to enhance physical communication with the sense of touch.
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Yuchen Zhang
CEO of Wearable Media Studio, a New York-based fashion technology design service provider.
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Session 4

7:40-9:00 pm
Alanson Sample
“Hacking the RF Phy: Wireless power transfer, RF sensing, battery-free communication and beyond”
Associate Lab Director and Principle Research Scientist at Disney Research
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Skylar Tibbits
“Self-Assembly & Programmable Materials”
Founder and co-director and of the Self-Assembly Lab housed at MIT’ s International Design Center
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David Benjamin
Living Architecture
Founding Principal of The Living Assistant Professor at Columbia GSAPP
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