Upcoming talks, press, & selection of work




CX SF Forrester - San Francisco, October 18 2019

National Museum of Mexican Art - Chicago October 9 2019

Keynote remarks - Woman in Tech Executive Salon - Odyssey Media, London April 2019

Leading through latinidad, National Hispanic Student Leadership Summit - Austin, April 2019

Latin0s in tech– California State University Long Beach, March 2019

Speaker at Google.org $5M grant Los Angeles, March 2019

CIID Examiner - Copenhagen, December 2018

Future State - Melbourne, November 29 2018

Open Mobile Summit, San Francisco, November 27 2018

AGI Open, Mexico City, September 29, 2018

Mobile World Congress Americas, Los Angeles, September 14, 2018`

Kinnernet Venice, August 2-4, 2018

Memorias del Futuro- San Jose Costa Rica, April, 2018

SXSW 2018, A Conversational Future: Making Technology Adapt to Us. Austin, March, 2018

Spark Lab New Zealand, August 12, 2017- (video)

SEMIPERMANENT. Auckland, August 11, Future of future panel

Tech Open Air. Berlin, July, 2017– Technology adapting to us (video)

Adobe/Behance Portfolio review. San Francisco, May 10, 2017– Livestream

ING Creatives. Dubai, April 14,2017– Conversation in Design

SXSW. Austin, March 12,2017–The future of conversational UIs

SEMIPERMANENT. Sydney, 26/5/2016–How people figure things out, an inspiration for technology

Portland Design Week ZIBA, Portland, 14/8/2015–From the fringe to the everyday: realizing the future through design

Listening Machines, NYC. 11/6/2015– Interacting with listening machines

Press & publications

Method Podcast - Google UX Confessions

Maize (H-Farm) - The conversation, voice speaks up (video)

Maize - Transforming HCI Let’s talk NLP

Gatopardo - El traductor de mundos que trabaja en Google.

Forbes - Héctor Ouilhet, el mexicano que revoluciona Google Assistant

GQ Italia – Il rapporto con la tecnologia? Per Google deve essere più umano

La Stampa Italia – Il futuro secondo Google: sarà la tecnologia ad adattarsi all’uomo, non viceversa

La Nacion Costa Rica – Talento latino lidera mejoramiento de asistente de Google y sus dispositivos

99U Adobe- Hector Ouilhet: Making Technology Human

Blue Notes ANZ New Zealand – Soundbytes: the future of communication

Handelsblatt Germany – Die hilflosen Assistenten

Business Insider – The Google exec in charge of designing Search: 'There's always this internal debate about how much functionality should we add'

TNW Answers – Hector Ouilhet session

Project Next” SXSW 17–SXSW documentary 19 Top innovators, 23 minutes

Forbes– Este mexicano diseña el futuro de Google

Fast Co– How A Designer's 3-Year-Old Daughter Is Humanizing Google

Fast Co– 32 Productivity Tips From The World's Top Designers

Wired– How design is shaping the future at tech giants like Facebook

Wired- Google’s new chatbot won’t shut up and that’s a good thing

Google Blog post– Google Sky Map- now with time travel

Patents (13)

  1. Systems and methods for changing control functions during an input gesture 
  2. Mobile user interface for a picker application


Patents (13)