December 4, 2023

Gregory D. Abowd, dean of Northeastern’s College of Engineering, has expended a vocation considering about how the growth of computing capabilities past the desktop truly assists everyday people today. 

All of that considering has now gained him the “Lifetime Exploration Award” from the Association for Computing Machinery’s Exclusive Interest Team for Computer system-Human Interaction, or SIGCHI.  

According to the organization’s site, SIGCHI is the “world’s major affiliation of experts who add toward the investigation and practice of human-laptop conversation.”