Research team

The Mediating Presence programme develops through a joint effort between KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Delft University of Technology, Aalto University, Helsinki and Luleå University in Sweden. The Mediating Presence program is part of the activity line ICT Mediated Human Activities, which is chaired by Lynda Hardman.

Research team:

Charlie Gullström (Activity Leader)

Leif Handberg:

Caroline Nevejan:

Frances M Brazier:

Catholijn M. Jonker:

PhD students TU DELFT:
Karen Lancel:
Tjerk de Greef:

Kåre Synnes:

Peter Parnes

Johnny Widén, Centre for Distance-spanning Technology

Aalto University:
Kai Kuikkaniemi


Frans-Willem Korsten: Professor of Literature, University of Leiden

Rolf Hughes, Professor in Design Theory and Practice-based Research, Konstfack University College of the Arts, Craft and Design: Stockholm; Senior Professor in Architectural Design Research Sint-Lucas School of Architecture: Brussels & Ghent
Satinder Gill: Research Fellow, Centre for Music and Science Cambridge University

Anna Carlgren: Glass artist and contributor to Witnessing You

Hermen Maat: Artist and Interaction Designer, contributor to Witnessing You

Charlie Stern, Glass artist, World of No Craft,

Dr Jason Geistwardt