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Case Study and Free Library: How Our Design Team Solved for Tailwind-Figma Compatibility

March 29, 2024

This deep dive takes you through our design team's journey to create a highly flexible component library, our learnings, and the dead-ends we faced, and how we got to a killer (and now open-source) solution

Relationship preserving projection of digital objects

July 26, 2022

HP Labs

US Patent Number:

US11399166B2

Room capture and Projection

July 05, 2022

HP Labs

US Patent Number:

US11399166B2

System and method for automated application programming interface generation

March 15, 2022

Kleeen Software

US Patent Number:

US11399166B2

Neo.tax

Head of Design

February 2022

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Present

Reporting directly to the CEO as a member of the executive staff, I led the design team, making significant contributions to Neo.Tax's growth and success, as stated by customers. My innovative UI/UX strategies and designs played a pivotal role in differentiating Neo.Tax, as cited by Thomson Reuters during their investment.

Automated API generation

June 01, 2021

Kleeen Software

US Patent Number:

US20210026757A1

Why UI Takes So Long To Build

January 5, 2021

We all use UI. Log into Gmail — UI. Need to update Salesforce — UI again. Even using your desktop OS — one more UI. Front-ends seem so ubiquitous, so how hard can they be to make? But when you get into building and maintaining complex software — somehow the UI piece seems to take …

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Interactive display

December 15, 2020

HP Labs

US Patent Number:

US 20180278899 A1

How Impactful Is Presentation in Email? The Effect of Avatars and Signatures

November 2020

ACM Transactions on Interactive Intelligent Systems Volume 10, Issue 3

Hailpern, J., Huber, M. and Calvo, R.

Playbook-based security investigations using a card system framework

October 20, 2020

Niara / HPE Aruba

US Patent Number:

US 20190104137 A1

Performance tracking in a security information sharing platform

October 20, 2020

HPE ArcSight

US Patent Number:

US 20180288085 A1

Privacy preservation while sharing security information

August 25, 2020

HPE ArcSight

US Patent Number:

US 20180300504 A1

Tagged content distribution

May 07, 2020

HP Labs

US Patent Number:

US20200143427A1

Card system framework

April 28, 2020

Niara / HPE Aruba

US Patent Number:

US 20190102372 A1

Security investigations using a card system framework

March 24, 2020

Niara / HPE

US Patent Number:

US 20190102542 A1

Dataset browsing using additive filters

January 07, 2020

HPE ArcSight

US Patent Number:

US 20170140002 A1

Force Feedback

December 10, 2019

HP Labs

US Patent Number:

US 20160291695 A1

Digital note manipulation

October 15, 2019

HP Labs

US Patent Number:

US20160337844 A1

One is not the whole | Egocentric Intuition Fallacy

September 18, 2019

When you have an idea for a new feature or product, all you want to do is “go go go!” It is that drive that turns great concepts into company success. But time and again, there is one wrinkle that keeps us from effectively executing on those ideas: the egocentric intuition fallacy. The egocentric intuition …

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Sympathetic Highlighting | Too Much Data, Too Little Information

September 4, 2019

Very often, we have an excessive amount of information that we want to share with our end users. And because this data happens to share a similar axis (e.g. time) or axes (e.g. time and volume) we end up layering this data into one massive visualization, which is a tempting idea. Often the data to …

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Optical Illusions in Visualizations

August 21, 2019

There are numerous English idioms that are used when talking about visualizations;“A picture is worth a thousand words,” and “Show, don’t tell.” These sentiments are not limited to English. In Chinese, there is an expression ”hearing something a hundred times isn’t better than seeing it once”; in Russian “the drawing shows me at one glance …

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A3: HCI Coding Guideline for Research Using Video Annotation to Assess Behavior of Non-Verbal Subjects with Computer Based Intervention

June 2019

ACM Transactions on Accessible Computing (TASSETS) Volume 2, Issue 2

Hailpern, J., Karahalios, K., Halle, J., DeThorne, L. and Coletto, M.

Pagination point identification

May 28, 2019

HP Labs

US Patent Number:

US20170139878A1

Kleeen Software

Chief Product Officer, President and Founder

September 2020

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February 2022

Brought on a sales-focused CEO to accelerate revenue growth, enabling me to focus on product management, engineering, and design, ensuring the continued development of industry-leading solutions that met evolving customer needs.

Chief Executive Officer, President & Co-Founder

June 2018

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September 2020

Served as CEO and CPO, driving strategic direction, product innovation, and securing $5.3M in venture funding. My leadership and focus on agile methodologies, allowed our UI/UX automation platform to provide 75% faster time to release and 85% lower development costs for our diverse customer base. Spun off Kleeen Software from Kleeen Studio with sufficient revenue to bootstrap $200K of the startup prior to securing an additional $5.3 Million in funding to support the organization.

Context based mobile device

October 03, 2017

HP Labs

US Patent Number:

US 20170139889 A1

Kleeen Studio, LLC

Head of Technology/Product and Co-Founder

May 2017

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December 2021

I established a thriving design and development studio that generated over $4M in annual revenue. Our team's innovative solutions and strategic contributions played instrumental roles in our clients' successes, including Cumulus Networks' acquisition by Nvidia, Lacework’s Series D funding, unifying HPE Aruba’s brand with their product UI and designing HPE Aruba’s new website design and blog voice.

The Visual Scientist – Science is Beautiful

April 25, 2017

The Visual Scientist is the husband-and-wife team of Joshua Hailpern and Marina Danilevsky, two veterans of many papers, talks, posters, and conferences. Joshua and Marina hold PhDs in Computer Science, in the areas of Human-Computer Interaction and Data Mining, respectively.  We presented 3 guides for scientists, to make the visual design of Tables, Academic Posters, and Charts simpler …

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Ugly Duckling Consulting

February 2017

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Present

Founded Ugly Duckling Consulting, a B2B consulting firm that tackles problems based on the impact to individuals through user-centric design. We combine data analytics, brand identity development, and intuitive UX to create meaningful experiences that resonate with end-users. When engaged by clients, I serve as their Fractional Chief Design Officer, bringing strategic leadership to align products, services, and brand with the needs of their target audience. By focusing on the end-user, we help our clients drive engagement, loyalty, and growth.

Presenting documents to a user based on topics and collective opinions expressed in the documents

September 06, 2016

HP Labs

US Patent Number:

US9436663 B2

Getting Users’ Attention in Web Apps in Likable, Minimally Annoying Ways

May 2016

Proceedings of Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI) Santa Clara, California

Tase, D., Ankolekar, A., Hailpern, J.

Niara (acquired by Aruba Networks an HPE Company)

Distinguished Technologist

December 2015

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May 2017

As the Head of Design at Niara (later Distinguished Technologist at HPE Aruba), I played a pivotal role in driving UI/UX innovation and strategic product initiatives that explicitly cited in us winning $10m+ bake-offs to high-profile clients such as Microsoft and NYSE, and subsequent successful acquisition.

Mobile web-based platform for providing a contextual alignment view of a corpus of documents

November 17, 2015

HP Labs

US Patent Number:

US9189540 B2

UX Aspects of Threat Information Sharing Platforms

October 2015

Proceedings of Workshop on Information Sharing and Collaborative Security (WISCS) Denver, Colorado

Sander, T., Hailpern, J.

To Print or Not to Print: Hybrid Learning with METIS Learning Platform

June 2015

Proceedings of Engineering Interactive Computing Systems (EICS) Duisburg, Germany

Hailpern, J., Vernica, R., Bullock, M., Chatow, U., Fan, J., Koutrika, G., Liu, J., Liu, L., Simske, S., Wu, S.

Fluid.IT: Structure without Edges or Bounds

June 2015

Proceedings of TechCon ’15 - HP’s Company-Wide Technical Conference (Internal) Phoenix, Arizona

Hailpern, J., Calvo, R., Romero, E. J., Allen, W., Cooper, J., McCorry, K.

HPE ArcSight

Chief Research Scientist | Innovation & Advanced Technologies Group

November 2014

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December 2015

Product managed, designed (UI/UX), and led engineering (data science and software architect) for current and future products and new software platform development. Further, evaluated startups for potential acquisition by HPE ArcSight.

AttachMate: Highlight Extraction from Email Attachments

October 2014

Proceedings of User Interface Software and Technology (UIST) Honolulu, Hawaii

Hailpern, J., Asur, S., Rector, K.

Truncation: All the News that Fits We’ll Print

September 2014

Proceedings of Symposium on Document Engineering (DocEng) Fort Collins, Colorado

Hailpern, J., Damera Venkata, N., Danilevsky, M.

Pagination: It’s what you say, not how long it takes to say it

September 2014

Proceedings of Symposium on Document Engineering (DocEng) Fort Collins, Colorado

Hailpern, J., Damera Venkata, N., Danilevsky, M.

Best Paper Award

September 2014

Pagination: It’s what you say, not how long it takes to say it

Proceedings of Symposium on Document Engineering (DocEng)

MinEMail: SMS Alert System for Managing Critical Emails

April 2014

Proceedings of Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI) Toronto, Canada

Rector, K., Hailpern, J.

Odin: Contextual Document Opinions On The Go

April 2014

Proceedings of Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI) Toronto, Canada

Hailpern, J., Huberman, B.A.

Nominated for Best Paper

April 2014

MinEMail: SMS Alert System for Managing Critical Emails

Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI)

Religious Politicians and Creative Photographers: Automatic User Categorization in Twitter

September 2013

Proceedings of International Conference on Social Computing (SOCIALCOM) Washington, DC

Wagner, C., Asur, S., Hailpern, J.

Echo: The Editor’s Wisdom with the Elegance of a Magazine

June 2013

Proceedings of Engineering Interactive Computing Systems (EICS) London, UK

Hailpern, J., Huberman, B.A

Echo: The Editor’s Wisdom with the Elegance of a Magazine

May 2013

Proceedings of TechCon ’13 - HP’s Company-Wide Technical Conference (Internal) Anaheim, CA

Hailpern, J., Huberman, B.A.

ACES: A Cross-Discipline Platform and Method for Communication and Language Research

February 2013

Proceedings of Computer Supported Collaborate Work Conference (CSCW) San Antonio, TX

Hailpern, J., Danilevsky, M., Harris, A., Sunnah, S., LaBotz, R., Karahalios, K.

David J. Kuck Outstanding Ph.D. Thesis Award

January 2013

Best Thesis in the Department of Computer Science

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Designing Visualizations to Facilitate Multisyllabic Speech with Children with Autism and Speech Delays

June 2012

Proceedings of Designing Interactive Systems (DIS) Newcastle, UK

Hailpern, J., Harris, A., LaBotz, R., Birman, B., Karahalios, K., DeThorne, L., Halle, J.

HP Labs

Research Scientist | Social Computing Group

June 2012

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November 2014

Created multiple award-winning research systems (prototype and internally deployed platforms) at the intersection of UI/UX, visual design, data science (AI, pattern mining, text analytics, and data modeling) leading two teams of developers. Functioned as project’s product manager, software architect, and researcher

Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

2006

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2012

Dissertation Completion Fellowship

January 2012

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

ACES: Aphasia Emulation, Realism, and the Turing Test

October 2011

Proceedings of SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility (ASSETS) Dundee, Scotland

Hailpern, J., Danilevsky, M., Karahalios, K.

SCENE: Structural Conversation Evolution NEtwork

July 2011

Proceedings of Conference on Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM) Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Danilevsky, M., Hailpern, J., Han, J.

WINACS: Construction and Analysis of Web-Based Computer Science Information Networks

June 2011

Demonstrations of the ACM SIGMOD/PODS Conference Athens, Greece.

Weniger, T., Danilevsky, M., Fumarola, F., Hailpern, J., Han, J., Johnston, J., Kallumadi, Z., Li, Z.

ACES: Promoting Empathy Towards Aphasia Through Language Distortion Emulation Software

May 2011

Proceedings of Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI) Vancouver, BC Canada.

Hailpern, J., Danilevsky, M., Harris, A., Karahalios, K., Dell, G., Hengst, J.

YouPivot: Improving Recall with Contextual Search

May 2011

Proceedings of Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI) Vancouver, BC Canada.

Hailpern, J., Jitkoff, N., Warr, A., Karahalios, K., Sesek, R., Shkrob, N.

Cognitive Science / Artificial Intelligence Award

January 2011

Research on ACES Aphasia Emulation Software

Beckman Institute, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Coleman Institute for Cognitive Disabilities Student Design Gold Award

January 2011

Research on ACES Aphasia Emulation Software

Coleman Institute for Cognitive Disabilities, Boulder, CO

Dennis Weatherstone Fellowship

January 2011

First Weatherstone fellowship awarded to a computer scientist

Autism Speaks, Visualizing Voice (Proposal #6312)

Honorable Mention for Graduate Research Fellowship

January 2011

National Science Foundation (NSF)

The CLOTHO Project: Predicting Application Utility

August 2010

Proceedings of Designing Interactive Systems (DIS) Arhurs, Denmark.

Hailpern, J., Jitkoff, N., Subida, J., Karahalios, K.

Talking Points: The differential impact of real-time computer generated audio/visual feedback on speech-like and non-speech-like vocalization of low functioning children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder

October 2009

Proceedings of SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility (ASSETS) Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Hailpern, J., Karahalios, K., DeThorne, L., Halle, J.

DTorial: An interactive tutorial framework for blind users in a Web 2.0 world

August 2009

Proceedings of IFIP TC13 Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (INTERACT) Uppsala, Sweden.

Hailpern, J., Guarino Reid, L., Boardman, R.

WEB 2.0: Blind to an Accessible New World

April 2009

Proceedings of International World Wide Web Conference (2009) Madrid, Spain.

Hailpern, J., Guarino Reid, L., Boardman, R., Annam, S.

Creating a Spoken Impact: encouraging vocalization through audio visual feedback in children with ASD

April 2009

Proceedings of Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI) Boston, Massachusetts.

Hailpern, J., Karahalios, K., Halle, J.

Master of Science in Computer Science

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

2006

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2008

A3: Coding Guideline for HCI+Autism Research using Video Annotation

October 2008

Proceedings of SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility (ASSETS) Halifax, Canada

Hailpern, J., Karahalios, K., Halle, J., DeThorne, L., Coletto, M.

VCode and VData: Illustrating a new Framework for Supporting the Video Annotation Workflow

May 2008

Proceedings of Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces (AVI) Napoli, Italy.

Hagedorn, J., Hailpern, J., Karahalios, K.

TEAM STORM: Demonstrating an Interaction Model for Working with Multiple Ideas During Creative Group Work

June 2007

Proceedings of Conference on Creativity and Cognition (C&C) Washington, D.C.

Hailpern, J., Hinterbichler, E., Leppert, C., Cook, D., Bailey, B.

1st Place – Graduate Student Research Competition

October 2006

ACM SIGACCESS ASSETS Conference 2006, Portland, OR

WISE: a Wizard Interface Supporting Enhanced usability

Cultural Computing Fellowship

August 2006

Department of Computer Science

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science with Honors

Carnegie Mellon University

2002

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2006