Presenters/Micah Alpern

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Micah Alpern

Micah Alpern is the Director of User Experience for Open Search at Yahoo!  His focus is on creating a thriving ecosystem within Search. Prior to his work on SearchMonkey and BOSS he was the design lead for Yahoo! Answers where he helped nurture a community which answers hundreds of millions questions. Prior to Yahoo! Micah was a lead designer at eBay and was a founding director of the Interaction Design Association (IxDA). Micah is an alumnus of the Human Computer Interaction program at Carnegie Mellon.