Cathy Pearl is a renowned figure in the tech industry. With roles including Google’s UX Lead on Bard and prior experience as the UX Lead on Google Assistant, she’s a driving force in shaping user experiences. Cathy authored the influential O’Reilly book, “Designing Voice User Interfaces,” and has a diverse background, from being a Software Engineer at NASA to a VP of User Experience at Sensely.
With almost two decades of expertise in crafting Voice User Interfaces (VUIs), she blends technical proficiency with a deep understanding of human interaction. Cathy holds an MS in Computer Science from Indiana University and a BS in Cognitive Science from UC San Diego.