Augmented Reality UI/UX Design Panel
Come join fellow Augmented Reality and Computer Vision/Machine Learning folks for our fun-packed event!
Amazon AR View - Amazon's Augmented Reality Experience:
- "View in your room lets you view products in your home before you buy them. You can see how products fit and look in your home before you bring them home. Curious whether a chair is the right size for your living room, or whether a coffee table you like will go along with your sofa? Now just pull out your phone to find out."
IBM and Augmented Reality:
Google and Augmented Reality: ARCore!
Join Our Meetup Groups:
6:30pm - 7:00pm: Registration and Networking
7:00pm - 7:10pm: Opening Remarks
7:10pm - 8:00pm: AR Design Fireside Chat and Panel
- Rupa Chaturvedi - Sr. UX Designer, Alexa Shopping, and Sr UX Designer, Augmented Reality, Amazon; Former Sr UX Designer, Google; Former Head of Design - Visual Intelligence, Sentient Technologies; MS, Product Design (d.School), Stanford University
Rupa Chaturvedi is a Conceptual and UX Designer currently working on AI and Context driven products and customer experiences within the Alexa group in Amazon. Until recently, she led design for Amazon’s AR enabled shopping experiences. She has also worked on several projects related to visual search and discovery enabling conversational shopping experiences. Prior to Amazon, she has worked with Google, Samsung and a few startups in the Computer Vision/AI space. She is a graduate of the Stanford Product Design program, as well as the Creative Leadership program at THNK, in Amsterdam. She occasionally teaches at Stanford or at conferences as well as pro bono for the benefit of social impact communities. She is passionate about photography, art and sculpture and cares deeply about taking #climateaction.
Reena Ganga - Design Lead, Augmented Reality, IBM; 2018 Rising Star Award, IBM; 2018 Eminence and Excellence Award, IBM; UX Designer, DESIGNATION Labs; MS, University of Chicago; BA, University of Technology Sydney
At IBM’s Silicon Valley Lab, Reena is creating experiences for IBM’s next generation analytics products and developing new ways of interacting with data using augmented and virtual reality to help data scientists uncover insights faster. She has a passion for extended reality, artificial intelligence, and other emerging technologies and enjoys planning for the design problems of tomorrow as well as solving the design problems facing our customers today. As a former award-winning TV news reporter and online journalist, Reena has made a career out of answering the question, “why?” It’s this same innate curiosity that drives her passion for good user experience. She notices things. She’s bothered by things. She’s compelled to make them better. Reena has a BA in Journalism from the University of Technology Sydney and an MA in International Relations from The University of Chicago.
Juan Hincapie-Ramos - Augmented Reality UX Engineer, Google; Lead UX, Commercial AR, Lenovo; Human-Computer Interaction Researcher Augmented Reality, Lenovo; Ph.D., Human-Computer Interaction, IT-Universitetet i Kobenhavn.
Mayan Shay May-Raz, Moderator - Augmented Reality SDK Product Manager, Lenovo; Former AR SDK Product Manager, Meta
Mayan is a product manager at Lenovo, managing the software for their AR commercial products. She is an AR specialist with a background in UX/UI research and design for spatial computing. Previously, Mayan worked as an SDK product manager at Meta - one of the pioneer companies in AR.
8:00pm - 9:00pm: Networking
Venue: UC Berkeley Extension - SAN FRANCISCO CAMPUS
160 Spear St., Floor 5 (Room 506), San Francisco, CA 94105
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