Nesli Hazal is a designer and educator focusing on the impacts and interactions of technology. She holds an MA in Interaction Design from the Estonian Academy of Arts in Tallinn and a BA in Communications from the Galatasaray University in Istanbul. As a lecturer and curriculum developer at the Estonian Academy of Arts, she has led several industry collaborations, and her subjects are shaped around interaction and speculative design. As of September 2020, she is also studying as a PhD student at the Academy. Her doctoral study concentrates on the role of off-screen digital sensory interactions in remote conversations.