Nicole Tan is a creative technologist who loves finding creative, new ways to apply technology to solve some of Wayfair’s toughest challenges. Her work at Wayfair Next focuses on designing and engineering projects that redefine customer experiences. Nicole works at the intersection of engineering, design, and art to bring far-future concepts to life and inspire Wayfair to think about the future of digital commerce. Before Wayfair, she studied Computer Science at Cornell University and worked on animatronic-centric collision tools for 3D artists at Walt Disney Imagineering. She has previously presented and spoken at ACM SIGGRAPH & SIGCHI, Grace Hopper, Web4All, MobileHCI, and Augmented World Expo.