This hands-on, Specialized Discipline class will provide you with a broader understanding of what UX is. You will learn the benefits of good UX, UX methods and applicability, and the resources that are available to you. (Harvard only, open to HUIT and non-HUIT staff)
Harvard Business School (Spangler Center), Batten Way, Boston, MA 02163
The HarvardxDesign Conference is an annual exploration of all things design. Launched in 2012, the conference is a collaborative effort between student groups at the Harvard Graduate School of Design, Harvard Business School, and Harvard College - and the only cross-school event of its kind. The event brings together creative thinkers, design luminaries, experts from a variety of backgrounds, and students to engage in and reinterpret the design process.
HubSpot, 2 Canal Park, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02141
WIAD is an annual event to celebrate the practice and education of Information Architecture. This is a FREE design conference that celebrates organization and structure for understandability and accessibility. The goal for this day is to promote the practice and education of Information Architecture so you will find it useful if you are involved in: User Experience Design, Visual Design, Development, Content Strategy, Product Design, Service Design, Project Management, Product Management, Digital Strategies, and any other innovation driven industry.
GA Boston, 125 Summer Street 13th Floor, Boston, MA 02110
It is that time again! On February 17th, join us in kicking off World IA Day Boston 2017 at General Assembly. Meet local thought leaders in the Boston design community and join us in welcoming top speakers visiting from around the globe. We are also excited to announce a special guest- local design enthusiast, Adam Connor. Adam is VP of Organizational Design & Training at Mad*Pow, Author of Discussing Design, and Illustrator of doleful monsters. Come for a drink, get inspired with Adam, meet new friends, and get energized for Saturday's event on the HubSpot campus.
EF Education First - Boston Office, 2 Education Circle, Cambridge, MA 02141
Delivering innovative services in healthcare can be complicated. As designers, how do we balance the needs of the users and the needs of the system? As innovators how far can we push the envelope before advanced solutions leave people behind? Through human-centered design and modern technology, we can build better options and help people manage their health. In this session of Designers + Geeks, we'll look at the design lessons & process of PillPack, one of the most thoughtful companies designing for healthcare.
Join UXPA Boston for our monthly meeting at TripAdvisor. A clean and consistent user experience can be challenging to develop and evolve, especially given the breakneck pace of change in technologies, devices and processes. Our panelists will discuss TripAdvisor’s approach to solving these complex challenges on a global scale — focusing on how Research, Design/UX and Product teams work collaboratively to formulate hypotheses, test assumptions and implement updates to deliver an ideal web and app-based experience.
Mad*Pow, 179 Lincoln St., 5th Floor, Boston, MA 02111
The UXPA Boston board meets on a monthly basis and each year we have a meeting where we encourage our members to attend and participate. Please join us on 2/6/17 at Mad*Pow Boston for our open board meeting! We will have pizza and beverages for those in attendance.
School of Visual Arts, 209 E 23rd St, New York, NY
Design education happens everywhere. The 2017 Interaction Design Education Summit explores learning design broadly, considering it from its most traditional to most unexpected, from its current state to its future possibility. The Summit asks how does context and collaboration influence learning? No longer is design education something that happens only in a place — a room, a particular building, or through a website. Instead it’s a lifelong pursuit across contexts. Join us at the Interaction Design Education Summit to explore these themes through a mix of inspirational talks,...
Join Designer Hangout and Jyoti Shukla, Senior Director of User Experience at Nordstrom, one of the largest department store chains headquartered in Seattle, WA with over 70,000 employees. Jyoti will discuss and answer your questions about managing large design teams and projects as well as different approaches for designing a seamless shopping experience on different platforms.