Saskia Bakker is an assistant professor at the Industrial Design department of the Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e). She held visiting lecturer positions at the University College London Interaction Center (UCLIC) and at the Human-Centered Ubiquitous Media group at LMU Munich. In 2013, she obtained her PhD, on her dissertation entitled "Design for Peripheral Interaction", from the Eindhoven University of Technology. With a background in industrial design, her expertise lays in research-through-design in the areas of tangible interaction, peripheral interaction and classroom technologies. She is chair of the steering committee of the conference series on Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction (TEI) and was general chair of the TEI 2016 conference.