David T. Nguyen, Ph.D.



David T. Nguyen, Ph.D.

Sr. Research Principal
Accenture

David T. Nguyen, Ph.D.

David oversees Digital Experience research at Accenture Labs with a multidisciplinary team of researchers, engineers, and designers. He and his team focus on developing novel customer interactions enabled by new connected devices (IoT / Ubiquitous Computing). His team drives personalization into each of these interactions through the advancement of data platforms and analytic approaches. David believes in a customer-centered, business relevant approach and works with his CPG and Retail partners to rapidly innovate through test and learn strategies.

Prior to Accenture, David has played several different roles in academia and startups. He has supported several different startups in several different capacities including as an engineer, a founder, and an angel investor. His startups include Referio, using social networks to support enterprise recruiting, and WIMM, a full-stack Android-based wearable device. In academia, his research in areas such as integrated circuit design, sensor networks, computer-supported collaborative work, and human-computer interactions are published at conferences such as ACM ISLPED, CSCW, and SIGCHI.

David received his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences from University of California, Berkeley. He received his B.S. in Computer Engineering from Northwestern University.

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