Christopher Csíkszentmihályi is an artist, designer, technologist. Currently, he is the ERAChair of Human-Computer Interaction and Design Innovation at Madeira Interactive Technologies Institute. Christopher is the former director of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Center for Future Civic Media and the Computing Culture research group. He has also served as Distinguished Visiting Professor of Art and Design Research at Parsons School of Design. In his practice he has developed the RootIO project, which seeks to blend the best of radio with the best of the Internet.