Mobile Art && Code: Jürgen Scheible

Jürgen Scheible is a researcher, musician and media artist . He is a doctoral student at the Media Lab of University of Art and Design, Helsinki where he runs the Mobile Hub, a prototype development lab for Mobile applications with a strong focus on artistic approaches and creative design. His research focuses on designing multi-modal user interfaces for creating and sharing interactive artistic experiences. He has previously worked for 8 years at Nokia and in 2006 he was as a visiting scientist at MIT. He is the recipient of the Best Arts Paper Award in ACM Multimedia in 2005 in Singapore, and ACM Computers in Entertainment Scholarship award in 2006. In 2006, 2007, and 2008 Jürgen was recognized a a Forum Nokia Champion for his driving vision to be a bridge builder between art, engineering and research. He is the author of the book ‘Mobile Python – Rapid prototyping of Applications on the Mobile Platform'(Wiley,2007). He has been giving innovation workshops on rapid mobile application prototyping in academic and professional settings e.g. at Stanford University, MIT, NTU Taiwan, Yahoo Research Berkeley and Nokia.