Priyanka Kakar currently leads the product design, interaction design and user experience practices at Disney Parks & Resorts Digital, where her talented team is challenged to blend form and function into magical experiences for Disney’s guests. Prior to Disney, she was a Client Experience Design Manager at Vanguard and Product Analyst at Comcast.
At Disney, her teams shape the physical-digital experiences for multiple lines of business, and design the e-commerce and content user experiences across multiple brands including Walt Disney World Resort, Disneyland Resort, Disney Cruise Line, Disney Vacation Club, Disney Parks, Adventures by Disney, Disneyland Paris, Hong Kong Disneyland and Shanghai Disney Resort.
With more than 15 years’ experience helping organizations to create better human experiences, she is an active member of local and international user experience communities, and has organized and spoken at several UX conferences. Priyanka enjoys learning new languages, glass painting, consumes comic books at an alarming pace, is waiting for the new Game of Thrones season, and has a deep affinity for whiteboards.
IA Summit talks
Role at IAS18: reviewer
Past IA Summit roles: co-chair, speaker, and volunteer