Meg Dickey-Kurdziolek has focused her career on helping start-ups develop new and radical ideas. For example, she helped a startup named “AE Dreams” evaluate Turtle Mail, a screen-less digital mailbox for children. And at Conversant Labs, she designed TinCan.ai, the first VUI (Voice UI) prototyping tool. Currently, she is a Senior UX researcher at Bossa Nova Robotics, where she investigates how shoppers and employees interact with inventory scanning robots. Meg is also a proud alumnus of Virginia Tech, where she received her Ph.D. in Human-Computer Interaction.