Margaret Minsky is an internationally-known researcher in the field of learning technology and haptic interfaces. She developed the first technique for creating haptic textures while at the MIT Media Lab. She was a Research Lead at Atari Cambridge Laboratory and Interval Research Corporation. She founded a design/manufacturing company to produce innovative clothing and textile processing, and she has published research computer graphics, haptics, and mechanical engineering. Most recently Margaret produced an online learning environment about Marvin Minsky’s Mind and Music ideas. Margaret also is a recreational performer in Trapeze and Circus Arts.