Conversations on Presence - David Benyon

David Benyon is professor of Human Computer Systems in Napier University and has been publishing on Human Computer interaction since 1.984.

He is currently involved in Companions, a project that aims to develop a virtual conversational 'Companion', an agent or 'presence' that stays with the user for long periods of time, developing a relationship and 'knowing' its owners preferences and wishes.

Interview carried out by Leo Ruffini of Starlab with Elem3ntal Creative Lab.

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