Uday Gajendar is a catalyst for design-driven innovation, defining next-generation concepts & coaching start-ups on UX fundamentals. Uday’s specialities include creating visionary concepts for new business/revenue models, leading “3-in-a-box” design collaborations with engineering & product, and shaping a progressive design culture.

Uday brings ~15 years of versatile design experiences, from enterprise to consumer, desktop to mobile, and beyond. With multiple design degrees, Uday constantly pushes critical thinking beyond the pixels. He also taught Design Fundamentals at San Jose State University and served as a Stanford d.school executive coach. Uday routinely publishes & speaks internationally, on various topics for SxSW, UX Australia, IxDA, IDSA, and others.