Kiran Vajapey, HCI Developer, Figure Eight
Kiran Vajapey works as an HCI developer at Figure Eight. He is currently focused on designing interfaces that will advance human-in-the-loop technologies. Throughout his career his primary focus has been designing and prototyping intuitive interfaces for a variety of products. In his first company, Oystir, a company targeting the talent acquisition market, Kiran was the Chief Product Officer and worked to build a product to help PhD students in academia find jobs in industry. In his next role at iSentium, Kiran designed and built tools to integrate artificially intelligent sentiment analysis into the financial world.