Beau is the vice president of user experience at Comfy By Building Robotics, an information technology and services company that uses expertise in machine learning, UX design and enterprise service to create ideal workplaces for everyone. In his spare time you can find Beau laser-cutting, playing the synthesizer, designing computer accessories and immersing himself in the chaos of city life.
For 30 years, Rosanne Haggerty has worked to demonstrate the potential of design to improve the lives of people living in poverty through affordable housing and human services. Based in New York, she currently serves as founder and president of Community Solutions, an organization that assists communities throughout the United States in solving the complex problems facing their most vulnerable residents. Previously, Haggerty founded Common Ground Community, a pioneer in the development of supportive housing and research-based practices designed to end homelessness. Haggerty is a MacArthur Foundation Fellow, an Ashoka Senior Fellow, and a Hunt Alternatives Fund Prime Mover. In 2012, she was awarded the Jane Jacobs Medal for New Ideas and Activism from the Rockefeller Foundation.
Watch Uber’s Director of Product Experience at Uber, speak at PSFK's Future of Retail 2016 report SF event about the importance of perfect partnerships (that may or may not involve kittens)