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Allen Smith

  • MSc Interaction Design
  • UC Santa Barbara
  • 1PublicationsNumber of items in Allen's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 1Followers

Research interests

haptic interface designsocial medianatural user interface designtabletop interactiontangible computing


Allen Smith is a UX Product Manager currently based in Göteborg, Sweden. He has worked on a broad range of applications, services, devices, and networks in multi-cultural, international settings. His expertise is innovating elegant end-to-end product and service experiences that delight end-users worldwide. Comfortable with executives, creatives, and engineers, Allen is an adept problem-solver with an ability to communicate and execute forward-looking concepts. Currently finishing an MSc in Interaction Design, he is looking for a very cool permanent professional opportunity in Europe or the United States. His thesis work involves the design of force feedback haptic rendering phicons in ubiquitous computing environments


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  • Multi-State Device Tracking for Tangible Tabletops

    • Alavi A
    • Clocher B
    • Smith A
    • et al.

Professional experience

Senior Product Manager


October 2007 - August 2010(3 years)

Creative Director

Digital Orchid

January 2003 - August 2007(5 years)

Project Manager


December 2001 - August 2002(8 months)

Product Designer

May 1998 - April 2001(3 years)


MSc Interaction Design

UC Santa Barbara

August 2010 - Present

B.A. Telecommunications

Indiana University

September 1992 - June 1997(5 years)