Creative Technologist, Google, Inc.
Rui Pereira is a Portuguese technologist, designer and educator based in NY. Passioned about people and technology Rui spends his time finding novel an unexpected ways to create interactive experiences that are expressive and delightful. Rui has worked as an Interaction Design consultant for IDEO, collaborated in low-cost open source eye-tracking devices and researched, designed and developed interactive experiences for brands like Coca-Cola, Heineken, HBO, Procter and Gamble among others. In other layers of this universe Rui has also developed live visuals interfaces and used them to make shiny live graphics for music a little bit all over the world. Currently Rui is a Creative Technologist at Google, teaches Magic Windows and Mixed Up Realities at ITP NYU and a chef at his family home.