AnthroTech is for people in the New York City area interested in using anthropological and ethnographic techniques in technological fields -- especially user experience design, online community management and customer development. We bring academic anthropologists and non-academic professionals together to cross-pollinate our respective fields.

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Recent Meetups

  • May 8, 2014 · 7:00 PM

    The evolution of 3D printing

    99 AnthroTekkers | 3.50

    Join us for an exciting talk on the the evolution of 3D printing and the human angle on its affect on distributed manufacturing. Our 2 speakers are: - Francis Jervis is... Learn more
  • March 20, 2014 · 7:00 PM

    User Experience Research & Design

    118 AnthroTekkers | 5.00

    If you enjoy using a technology product, it is likely because a User Experience (UX) designer worked hard to make it fun and intuitive to use. So what exactly is UX, and... Learn more
  • January 28, 2014 · 7:00 PM

    The Tech We Wear: Fashion and Wearable Technology

    136 AnthroTekkers | 4.00

    Join us for a panel discussion on technology involving fashion and wearable tech. We'll explore trends and problems in the technology that we wear. Our two speakers: -... Learn more
  • November 18, 2013 · 7:00 PM

    Social Robotics

    91 AnthroTekkers | 5.00

    We are excited to have Carla Diana and Nick Yulman speak on "Social Robotics" - how to design robots for human interaction? Which areas of robot design are pushing/... Learn more
  • September 23, 2013 · 7:00 PM

    Anthropologists in Tech

    116 AnthroTekkers | 4.50

    Come hear from two experienced anthropologists who conduct research with technology companies. They'll discuss their methodologies and challenges they've faced: -- Dr.... Learn more
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  • Uma Anand founded AnthroTech: Anthropology in Technology

    on August 30

Founded Aug 30, 2012

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