Dr Tariq Segal

    PhD Student

    Thesis title: My Digital ‘Friend’: Design Considerations When Deploying Chatbots in Trusted Companionship Roles

    • Principal supervisor:  Associate Professor Dan Angus
    • Associate supervisor: Associate Professor Renata Meuter

    Dr. Tariq Segal is an emerging technology evangelist with over 30 years of experience, across Australia, Japan and Brazil, in environments ranging from the organisational complexity of multi-national corporations to the unstructured start-up venture.

    Tariq holds a Bachelor of Business (Computing) from QUT, and a Master of Business Administration (Advanced) and Doctor of Biotechnology from the University of Queensland.

    Tariq’s current interests are in the emerging Human-Machine Communications domain, and more specifically, the deepening of these new forms of relationships and associated implications of these developments.