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John Richards is a Distinguished Research Staff Member at IBM's Thomas J. Watson Research Center. He has created award-winning systems in support of interpersonal communication, ubiquitous computing, and web accessibility, and is now developing both new cognitive computing applications and new tooling to simplify the creation of cognitive systems. He received the Alexander C. Williams Jr. Award from the Human Factors Society in 1984, was named a Fellow of the Association of Computing Machinery in 1997, elected a member of the IBM Academy of Technology in 2006, and named a Fellow of the British Computer Society in 2011.