Since 2012, the following friends of Human Centered Design & Engineering delivered a graduation address at the annual HCDE Graduation & Awards ceremony.
- 2017 Jerrod Larson, UX Manager, Qualtrics
- 2016 Mary Czerwinski, Research Manager of Visualization and Interaction Research, Microsoft Research
- 2015 Kelly Franznick, Co-founder, Blink UX
- 2014 Jenny Blackburn, Director, Voice Shopping, Amazon
- 2013 Michael Berg, Senior UX Researcher, Amazon
- 2012 Matt Shobe, Chief Experience Officer, Mighty AI