David Harris Smith
Co-creator, HitchBOT
Assistant Professor at McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada


Dr. David Harris Smith is Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication Studies and Multimedia at McMaster University, Canada, and Director of Research for the macGRID Simulation Network. His research areas include new media and digital cultures, interaction design, and the practices and applications of robotics, virtual worlds and mixed reality environments. He teaches courses in Code and Design, DIY Media, Avatar Virtual Environments and New Media Arts.