Mayuri Naik - Interntional expert in distance educationMayuri Naik is an eLearning and User Experience (UX) Strategist for over fifteen years committed to crafting user experiences for products, services and interfaces. Mayuri's extensive work in interactive product management & design and strong business acumen has enabled her to lead, execute and deliver customer centric solutions with an outstanding closure record. Mayuri is a well-respected professional in the Indian Telecom, eLearning and Media Industry sectors and she also enjoys an enviable global reputation in her profession.

As an eLearning Specialist, Mayuri has been instrumental in developing and strategizing cross-platform, multi-lingual, multi-media learning solutions for a variety of segments –K-12, Adult and Vocational Training, Teacher Training, Corporate and Govt. Sector Training. A strong commitment to use of ICT in developing nations, Mayuri has also committed her knowledge and skills to successful projects with the Asian Development Bank in Cambodia and in Sri Lanka.

With a portfolio spanning interactive multi-screen, multi-media solutions across industries for TV (IPTV-Satellite-Cable) | Web | Mobile, Advertising & Media, eLearning and more, Mayuri’s fabric of work includes clients across continents with a strong sense of interactive UI & GUI product solutions for emerging markets. Till recently, Mayuri has worked with Reliance Communications, India's second largest Telecom operator as Head of User Experience Design (multi-play): Home Technology. At Reliance Communications, Mayuri worked as a member of the senior executive and worked closely with Reliance Communications’ Chairman to determine and support the most effective design experience for executing product strategy, including identifying brand, customer-centric user experience and design solutions, ensure product/application consistency and provide a foundation for future enhancements. Her notable portfolio also includes projects and analytical reports for Advanced Digital Broadcast (ADB, Geneva), Reliance Communications, India, Tikona Digital Networks, India, GyaanTech, Victorian Curriculum Assessment Authority (VCAA, State Govt. Of Victoria, Australia), WSP (Water & Sanitation Program), Learnet/Schoolnet India, Magic Multimedia, India and several other well-known firms.

Mayuri holds a Master of Virtual Communications Degree from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (Australia) as well as a Bachelors Degree in Applied Arts, from the prestigious Sir. J. J. Institute of Applied Arts University in Mumbai (India). Passionate about the power of interactivity, eLearning and new media technologies, Mayuri teaches a few classes, travels, interacts with people, and crafts experiences.