Ayan is interested in appropriately using interface technology for socio-economic development, and for social justice.
At Carnegie Mellon, he was involved in business development for MILLEE, and was the User Experience Manager for the Nokia MHCI Capstone project that developed Posti. He currently serves as an advisor to the Development Solutions Organization, and is one of the founders of People’s Labs.
Prior to MHCI, he was a business technology consultant at Deloitte Consulting, working with wireless telecommunications clients. He earned his bachelors in computer engineering from Georgia Tech.
Professional Interests: HCI4D, ICTD, Social Enterprise, Entrepreneurship, International Development, Social Policy, Mobile Applications