Angie Marin

RRS Robots for humanity: the role of user experience research in robot development

This talk has three primary aims: (1) To raise awareness of the importance of UX Research in Robot Development and robotics interfaces; (2) to share strategies for acknowledging an user centered design; and (3) to foster a discussion about how UXResearchers and UXDesigners should work together with Developers towards an improved Human-Robot Interaction.

RRS Biography

Passionate about how humans conceive and process technology, received her B. F. A. in Visual Design from Caldas University, Colombia.


Studied a M.A. in Audiovisual Communication at Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina, Argentina. Received her M.S. in Interaction Science from Sungkyunkwan University in South Korea and Business entrepreneur for ROBOID in Japan.


She has published in Human-Robot Interaction (HRI) and Human Computer Interaction International (HCII) conferences in subjects ranging from Robotics Interfaces Design. Embodied agents and Avatar design and Social networking apps for robot operative systems.


UX researcher for robotics and VR/AR games

RRS Summit Organizers

This summit is organized by research practitioners from Spatial Research & Design and Blueprint UX, local UX design companies, and global technology leaders Samsung, Facebook, and mCloud. The organizers are passionate about research that inspires new ideas and improves product design/strategy.

Our goal for the summit is to strengthen the Pacific Northwest research community by sharing research approaches, methods and ideas for contributing to better human-centred product/service design.