Dr Hugh Herr

Dr Hugh Herr

Leader of the Bionic Age

Synopsis

A double amputee and pioneer in the field of biomechatronics, Hugh heads the Biomechatronics group at the MIT Media Lab and has been described by TIME magazine as the “Leader of the Bionic Age”. Drawing together biology, mechanics, electronics and control engineering to produce cutting edge prostheses, Hugh combines a compelling personal story of dedication and persistence with innovation.