Avi Barel

Hi I'm Avi, a product designer (UX/UI) with an entrepreneurial mindset.
I help StartUps & Tech Companies to build digital products & services.

GUI Consultant at Mamram & 8200
Worked at: Microsoft, Cisco, NDS, CastUP, and IDF's 8200 & Mamram.


Community 🔗

At StartUX, we are giving back to the creative community and helping creatives getting into Emerging Tech (VR/AR/XR, AI) by sharing insights and news about Consumer Tech.

TechFrontier 🔗

I've Co-founded The Israeli Tech-Frontier in order to promote Peace & Collaboration trough Tech and Diplomacy. We believe Israel’s success story can help the region and the world: www.israeli.tk

XR Lab 🔗

My effort to inspire, share knowledge and promote the VR/AR/XR & AI to help other Creators (Designers & Developers).

HoverSense 🔗

Get multi HOVER experience, and SENSE everything you touch on touchscreens! I invented and patented it.

Tech News 🔗

StartUX YT Tech channel - This is where I share knowledge, Tech-News, and Tips about what's hot and how to design the future.

Experiments 🔗

My personal YT Channel - UX/UI Projects & Experiments in AR/VR/XR, AI/ML, Emerging Tech, and Innovation.



I have over 10 years industry experience working at large companies, such as: MicrosoftCiscoNDS, Castup and Mamram.
I’ve also started my own Startup in the past, and as an Entrepreneur I know what it takes to transform an idea into a great product. I have founded StartUX in order to help, mentor, and consult other Startups, and to help creatives get into Emerging Tech (VR/AR/AI).
I create user-friendly and intuitive products for the Cloud, VR/AR, Mobile and Cross-Platform devices. I’m a team player who works closely with R&D teams, PMs, and the Senior Leadership. Always passionate about finding simple solutions for complex business and technical challenges. Keeping up-to-date with UI/UX, Front-End Development, Design Trends, and Technology.
You can find me on: Linkedin, Facebook, My blog, and on Podcasts & Publications:

At Dr. Elhanan Gazit's Podcast, talking about the future of XR & Spatial Computing in the era of AI

At Dr. Elhanan Gazit's Podcast, talking about using XR & AI for PTSD for soldiers after October 7th attack

I was invited to talk on RadioButton Podcast at Google about the future of Design in Tech, Startups & VR/AR.

Design principles for VR/AR and Spatial Computing! Here's how to change the way people use and interact with tech!

I was invited by Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat to talk about Young Entrepreneurship, Startup Nation, and Tech.

I was invited to Georgia to talk about Innovation, Startups, and how to learn from Israel's success story.

Get into XR without coding skills
AR design tools & UX principles
VR&AR will kill "Mobile-First"!
Freeware tools for Designers
More publications on Medium


  • UX Research, Product Design (UI), and Interaction Design (FrontEnd).
  • Problem Solving, Startup Consulting, Strategy, BI, and Planning.
  • Visual Design, Animation & Video Editing, Branding & Identity.
  • Cross-Platform Apps Designer and VR/AR & XR Creator.
  • VR/AR Design (XR & Spatial Computing)



Figma, Sketch, ShapesXR, Bezi, Blender, Unity3D, Unreal, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere, Adobe After Effects, Android Studio, Visual Studio, VScode. WordPress, Elementor, Wix


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