Dave Birnbaum

Host of INIT

Dave is a designer, inventor, and public speaker on the topics of emotional design, embodied communication, and immersive entertainment. Currently Head of Design Strategy and Outreach at Immersion Corporation, he's spent the last 15 years designing apps, games, phones, weareables, musical instruments, automotive interfaces, medical devices, ads, and XR with touch technology. Since encountering a haptic interface for the first time in 2005, Dave has believed embodied technologies are poised to change our society and our world. He wants to help make that happen.

Dave Birnbaum has hosted eight Episodes.