I/O 2017 talk on accessibility in emerging markets

Did you know that 80% of people with disabilities live in emerging markets? Over the next couple of years, 1 billion new users are expected to come online from emerging markets. In this talk, UX researchers from Accessibility and Emerging Markets will introduce you to the lives and needs of users with disabilities in emerging … More I/O 2017 talk on accessibility in emerging markets

I/O 2016 talk on research methods for product development in emerging markets

Nibha Jain and I gave a talk on UX research methods for product development in resource-constrained environments to developers and designers at I/O. Testing your product through the dev and product cycle in Emerging Markets can be a whole new beast. Get a quick introduction to Emerging Markets contexts, learn the basics to keep in … More I/O 2016 talk on research methods for product development in emerging markets

Co-hosting the first Google & Facebook workshop on ICTD

With Shaddi Hasan from Facebook, I am organizing a day-long workshop on international research, product development and policy at Google (Shaddi at Facebook), on May 6th 2016, prior to CHI. We have invited several speakers from international product and social impact teams. If you are in the bay area and would like to attend, send … More Co-hosting the first Google & Facebook workshop on ICTD