Drizly, 334 Boylston Street, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA
Come UX professionals! Join Drizly, Dyn, and WPI's UXDM research lab to bring together the area's best user experience engineers and designers. We'll be serving drinks, refreshments, and discussions about the future of UX in the Boston area.
With the speed at which technology is changing, field research offers understanding into how products can impact the lives of your customers. But regardless of whether it's your first or hundredth time, conducting field research is a daunting task. Planning and conducting field research is a juggling act between preparation, interview skills, and synthesis. Presented by David Farkas and Brad Nunnally.
Please join us for the inaugural Designing in Digital Health, a webinar series exploring the future of healthcare. It's sponsored and produced by the folks at Involution Studios and Sproutel, who have teamed up to curate 3 short presentations about key insights and learnings from the field. Talks include: "Patient Experts, Digital Technology, and the Maker Movement" — Joyce Lee, MD, MPH, Doctor as Designer "Care Plans: A Path to Driving Better Outcomes" — Juhan Sonin, Director, Involution Studios "Digital Health in Pediatrics" — Joel Schwartz, CTO, Sproutel
Join Designer Hangout and Chris Hall, Sr. Manager, User Experience Design at eBay in a conversation about Unified Design Systems. As the Head of eBay's Human Interface Group, Chris Hall leads a talented team of designers & UI engineers who solve strategic UX issues, prototype and test hi-fidelity solutions and continually define an evolving design system.
Bentley University, 175 Forest St., Smith 223, Waltham, MA 02452
In honor of World Usability Day, UXPA Boston is kicking off a "UX for Non-Profits" volunteer program hosted by the Bentley User Experience Center. Local non-profit organizations will be in attendance and they need your expertise! They’ll bring their projects, you’ll provide guidance on UX strategy, user research, and taking their designs to the next level.
O’Reilly’s Boston Training Center, 2 Avenue de Lafayette, 6th floor, Boston, MA 02111
Jeff Gothelf leads this one-day workshop on Lean UX, a methodology that enables you to rapidly experiment with design ideas, validate them with real users, and continually adjust designs based on what is learned. It’s a process that combines Lean and Agile techniques and drives design in short, iterative cycles to assess what works best for the business and the user.
Through a combination of lecture, hands-on exercises, and Q&A, Jeff—who literally wrote the book on the subject—will guide you through this research-based, customer-centric process so that you can deliver the best...
thoughtbot, inc, 41 Winter Street, Boston, MA 02108
Are you reading this on your freshly-charged iPhone 7? Was the data delivered over an unlimited LTE plan? As you look at your fellow T passengers, do you see more of the same? Surrounded by such affordable and easily-available data, power, and high-end hardware, it's easy to forget that this experience is atypical, globally-speaking. When building for emerging markets, you can't lean on your usual set of assumptions.
125 Summer Street, Downtown Crossing, Boston, MA 02108
Welcome to the third annual UX Fair, an afternoon jam-packed with UX goodness.This event is targeted at students, career changers, and UX professionals who want to network with others. We'll have thought leaders on hand to provide mentoring and food for UX thought throughout the afternoon. Stop by for a chance to hobnob with UX unicorns and other celebrities. UX Fair is a World Usability Day event.
Mad*Pow, Boston Office, 179 Lincoln Street, Boston, MA 02111
Join us for an evening of fast-paced design talks at Mad*Pow in Boston. Each speaker is 15 minutes or less and mixed with lively small group discussion and audience participation. This month our theme is “innies vs outies” - exploring some of the dynamics and differences between in-house experience design and an agency setting. We're also thrilled to welcome guest Mike Hawley who will join us to talk about Rapid Innovation and Design Sprinting.