Fresh Tilled Soil, 480 Pleasant St, Suite A410, Watertown, MA 02472
People often ask me what “the killer app for the IoT” will be. There likely won’t be one app to rule them all, but rather an investment in sensor processing technology that combines cognitive computing, deep learning, artificial intelligence, and computational neuroscience in exciting new ways. The promise of the Internet of Things is WHAT we do with all this time series-based telemetric and contextual data. In this talk, Sean will take a peek under the hood with where predictive analytics is heading with regards to adaptive analyzing time series data in real-time. We’ll be looking at deep...
Simmons College, Linda K. Paresky Center, 300 Fenway, Boston, MA 02115
The New England Chapter of the Association for Information Science & Technology, together with the Simmons College Student Chapter, invite you to join us at our 2016 Winter Event: User Experience & You: UX Research & Design
Whether you are providing a service for free or for profit, in-person or virtually, your organization's success depends on the user experience. Our speakers are experts in the field of UX Research and Design. Through them, you'll learn about the nuts and bolts of usability and user experience while hearing practical examples of...
IBM Research Cambridge, 1 Rogers Street, Cambridge, MA 02142
Design is More Than Lipstick on a Pig Traci Lepore, Principal User Experience Designer, Oracle
Abstract When done well, Design is a fusion of art, science, and technology that builds on visual theories, psychology, sociology, and marketing. This is especially true for User Experience Design. To successfully create and communicate that fusion we need a deeper understanding of the multiple disciplines that actually impact our work and process in order to articulate the reasoning behind our visions and communicate the importance and clarity of the whole Design.
Athena Health, 311 Arsenal Street, Watertown, MA 02472
As UX becomes a more valued resource within an organization, what are the tools that we need to successfully begin and drive a project? Many organizations are seeing the benefits of including User Experience professionals in the software development lifecycle. How do we engage our organizational counterparts such as software engineers and business analysts to adopt a user centered design approach? How can UX professionals reach alignment with stakeholders and help drive successful projects forward, without sacrificing the needs of the user?
As creatives, we are often given the challenging task of communicating complex information to an audience in a way that is meaningful and easy to understand. An important part of the design process is considering how our audience will engage with and understand what we make.
The challenge for data visualization is two fold; encoding data through appropriate visualization methods (creation), and considering how the information will be decoded by an audience (reception). This workshop is an introduction to the UX design thinking behind conceptualizing and forming a data visualization...
Microsoft NERD Center | 1 Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA
The wearable tech industry has really taken off in 2015. It seems as though the possibilities are endless. Tech in Motion Boston decided the best way to celebrate these possibilities would be to host a discussion on just where the future of this technology can take us! Join us at the Microsoft NERD Center on August 13th for a night with wearable tech experts, free refreshments, a cash bar, and as always, a lot of networking!
General Assembly Boston | 51 Melcher Street Boston, MA 02210
Join Refresh Boston for an evening of networking and conversation with Brianna Wu, Head of Development at Giant Spacekat around inclusiveness in tech. We'll discuss how to create inclusive workplaces, women in tech and Brianna's latest projects.