Lead FiRe Event Blogger and Blog Manager, Future in Review 2016
Arunabh Satpathy is a user experience designer, journalist, and second-year master's student at the Information School at the University of Washington, Seattle. He was born and raised in New Delhi, India, and previously completed an undergraduate degree in Creative Writing at UW. In addition, he finished an Entrepreneurship minor at the UW's Foster School of Business, where he co-founded a beverage container company called DubsCup. >
Arunabh is currently a staff writer for The Daily of the University of Washington, where he writes "Design Eats the World," a column discussing the intersection of design thinking and society. He previously wrote a column titled "The Futurist," discussing currently experimental technologies and their social, political, and philosophical impact. His professional interests lie in user interface design and research, virtual and augmented reality, the intersection of physical and digital interfaces, and finding stories no one has found before.
Outside of work, Arunabh can be found playing bass, riding his bike, hiking, and failing to maintain a regular workout schedule. He hopes to somehow be involved in bringing about a protopian future for humanity. Good conversations are his oxygen. FiRe is his hyperbaric chamber.