Janaki Mythily Kumar

Head of Strategic Design Services, America

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SAP Labs LLC (http://www.sap.com/)
Email
mythily@kumarfamily.us

Janaki Kumar is the Head of Strategic Design Services, America, SAP's Design and Co-Innovation Center. She leads a team of interaction designers, visual designers and user researchers to design innovative solutions for strategic customers. She has extensive experience building and leading high performance user experience teams. She had led globally distributed teams, with UX professionals in the US, India, China and Germany.

Janaki has a Masters in Finance from India and a Masters in Information Systems from Boston University. She has filed for 18 and holds 13 patents for innovative user interface concepts. She can be followed on twitter @JanakiKumar and she is a regular contributor to sapdesignguild.org.

Publication Statistics

Publication period start
2010
Publication period end
2013
Number of co-authors
11

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Publications

Kumar, Janaki Mythily, Rosenberg, Daniel, Arent, Michael, Wichansky, Anna, Kolhatkar, Madhuri, Kiris, Esin, Wilson, Russell, Lund, Arnold (2011): User experience management post mergers and acquisitions. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2011 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems , 2011, . pp. 355-358. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/1979742.1979488

Kumar, Janaki Mythily, Rosenberg, Daniel, Arent, Michael, Wichansky, Anna, Kolhatkar, Madhuri, Longoria, Roman, Hendrich, Bob, Lund, Arnie (2010): Sig: branding the changing enterprise -- impact of mergers & acquisitions on user expe. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2010 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems , 2010, . pp. 3171-3174. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1753846.1753947

Kumar, Janaki Mythily, Herger, Mario (2013): Foreword. In: "Gamification at Work: Designing Engaging Business Software" The Interaction Design Foundation .

Kumar, Janaki Mythily, Herger, Mario (2013): Preface. In: "Gamification at Work: Designing Engaging Business Software" The Interaction Design Foundation .

Kumar, Janaki Mythily, Herger, Mario (2013): Introduction. In: "Gamification at Work: Designing Engaging Business Software" The Interaction Design Foundation .

Kumar, Janaki Mythily, Herger, Mario (2013): Chapter 11: Curated List of Research techniques. In: "Gamification at Work: Designing Engaging Business Software" The Interaction Design Foundation .

Kumar, Janaki Mythily, Herger, Mario (2013): Chapter 10: Leveling Up. In: "Gamification at Work: Designing Engaging Business Software" The Interaction Design Foundation .

Kumar, Janaki Mythily, Herger, Mario (2013): Chapter 9: Enterprise Gamification Examples. In: "Gamification at Work: Designing Engaging Business Software" The Interaction Design Foundation .

Kumar, Janaki Mythily, Herger, Mario (2013): Chapter 8: Legal and Ethical Considerations. In: "Gamification at Work: Designing Engaging Business Software" The Interaction Design Foundation .

Kumar, Janaki Mythily, Herger, Mario (2013): Chapter 7: Manage, Monitor and Measure. In: "Gamification at Work: Designing Engaging Business Software" The Interaction Design Foundation .

Kumar, Janaki Mythily, Herger, Mario (2013): Chapter 6: Mechanics. In: "Gamification at Work: Designing Engaging Business Software" The Interaction Design Foundation .

Kumar, Janaki Mythily, Herger, Mario (2013): Chapter 5: Motivation. In: "Gamification at Work: Designing Engaging Business Software" The Interaction Design Foundation .

Kumar, Janaki Mythily, Herger, Mario (2013): Chapter 4: Mission. In: "Gamification at Work: Designing Engaging Business Software" The Interaction Design Foundation .

Kumar, Janaki Mythily, Herger, Mario (2013): Chapter 3: Player. In: "Gamification at Work: Designing Engaging Business Software" The Interaction Design Foundation .

Kumar, Janaki Mythily, Herger, Mario (2013): Chapter 2: Player Centered Design. In: "Gamification at Work: Designing Engaging Business Software" The Interaction Design Foundation .

Kumar, Janaki Mythily, Herger, Mario (2013): Chapter 1: Mixing Work and Play. In: "Gamification at Work: Designing Engaging Business Software" The Interaction Design Foundation .

Kumar, Janaki Mythily, Herger, Mario (2013): Gamification at Work: Designing Engaging Business Software, The Interaction Design Foundation, 978-87-92964-06-9 8792964079

Kumar, Janaki Mythily, Herger, Mario (2013): Acknowledgements. In: "Gamification at Work: Designing Engaging Business Software" The Interaction Design Foundation .