I'm Mark Vitazko
I design next-gen voice and mixed reality experiences on the Cloud + AI team at Microsoft.
Joined the Windows Internet of Things team, incubating cloud-connected hardware, voice experiences, and tools.
Mixed Reality Partner Program
Developing content, hosting week-long workshops, and mentoring Microsoft's enterprise and agency partners in VR and AR design.
Cortana Developers Tools
Cortana Skills Kit
Cortana Devices SDK
Cortana + Bots
Exploring the opportunities of extending Cortana to developers and designing tools to help developers create conversational experiences.
Windows + The Internet of Things
Developing a framework to understand the potential of cloud-connected hardware for Microsoft's enterprise and consumer business.
Past Projects + Teams
HoloLEns + Volumetric Video
Designing a week-long workshop to teach enterprise partners about using volumetric video in mixed reality experiences.
Designing future hardware and software experiences for cloud-connected devices with Microsoft Research and Microsoft China.
Mentor (Fall '14, IoT)
Mentor (Summer '15, Digital Work)
Mentoring hardware and services startups on product design at the Microsoft Ventures Accelerator.
Designing voice experiences + concepts for Cortana on Windows and Windows Phone.
Shipping the Camera experience in Windows Phone 8.1, in collaboration with Nokia engineering.
Windows Phone DevelopeRS
Windows Phone Developer Center
Windows Phone Store
Delivering design guidance to Windows Phone developers and helping partners ship apps on Windows Phone (including Facebook, Instagram, Pandora, Pinterest, Sonos, Spotify, Twitter, and more).
Expanding the Design Process for Mixed Reality
How to help your team ideate, communicate, and avoid paradigms when designing mixed reality experiences.
Shared Experiences in Mixed Reality
Understanding the opportunity (and complexity) of designing for shared scenarios.
For a complete list of projects + teams, find me on LinkedIn.