MIT’s Dr. Alex “Sandy” Pentland for The Verge / Vox Media


Professor Alex "Sandy" Pentland is the director of the Human Dynamics Laboratory and of the Media Lab Entrepreneurship Program at MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.
People gather in common areas in MIT's Media Lab (Building E14) at MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.
An early wearable technology vest stands in the Human Dynamics Laboratory in MIT's Media Lab in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.
Professor Alex "Sandy" Pentland is the director of the Human Dynamics Laboratory and of the Media Lab Entrepreneurship Program at MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.
Professor Alex "Sandy" Pentland is the director of the Human Dynamics Laboratory and of the Media Lab Entrepreneurship Program at MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.
Various versions of the sociometric badge designed in the Human Dynamics Laboratory hang on a dummy in the Media Lab at MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA. The badges measure face-to-face interaction involving the person wearing it.
People gather in common areas in MIT's Media Lab (Building E14) at MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.
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A few months ago I had a short portrait shoot with Dr. Alex “Sandy” Pentland at MIT’s Media Lab for The Verge / Vox Media. Pentland’s a busy person, but was happy to spend a little time with me after I reminded him of the last time I photographed him (that time, for the Wall Street Journal).

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