Mitali is an Occupational Therapist and Assistive Technology professional working in inner city public school districts with children with special needs for over six years. She is currently pursuing her Master's in Inclusive Design at OCAD University, Canada and is working with IHCD as a part of her program. Her major project focuses on exploring multisensory graphic communication for blind and partially sighted individuals (BPSI). Her key interest areas are assistive technologies, inclusive design and participatory design research. She is passionate about understanding more about how we can design inclusive environments in the physical and digital realm.