Seattle’s Annual User Experience Conference - Produced by Blink

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Collaboration [clear filter]
Tuesday, March 3

9:10am PST

The Nature of Collaboration
In our rapidly-changing world, designers, UX teams and organizations need to be resilient to survive. In this talk, Kathryn will discuss how to find inspiration in nature and learn from the proven workplace communication & collaboration solutions all around us.

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Kathryn Parkes

Senior UX Researcher, Cisco
Kathryn is a Senior UX Researcher at Cisco, where she leads both qualitative and quantitative research studies as part of the Collaboration group.

Tuesday March 3, 2020 9:10am - 9:50am PST
Grand 1/2 Westin Hotel

3:00pm PST

Smart Strategies for Building Healthy Partnerships
Part presentation, part discussion and part group therapy! Christina Storm will walk you through smart strategies to manage the friction between product management and UX. Come prepared with your experiences, tips and tricks.

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Christina Storm

User Experience Manager, Google
Christina, as a User Experience Manager based in Google's Seattle office, is focused on developer experience for the Google Cloud Platform.

Tuesday March 3, 2020 3:00pm - 3:45pm PST
Fifth Avenue Westin Hotel
Wednesday, March 4

1:30pm PST

Advocating Design to Stakeholders? Don’t Make These Mistakes!
Dwayne Edward's advocating design journey of strategies and pitfalls to help key stakeholders understand the need for human centered design.

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Dwayne Edwards

Portfolio Director, IDEO
Dwayne is a Portfolio Director at IDEO Chicago. He helps clients, teams, and individuals address people’s deepest needs and meet their highest purpose to build new human-centered solutions..

Wednesday March 4, 2020 1:30pm - 2:15pm PST
Grand 2 Westin Hotel

5:30pm PST

Design is a Team Sport
Panel Discussion with Jared Spool. Admission included in Super Meetup ticket.


Wednesday March 4, 2020 5:30pm - 7:30pm PST
Grand 1/2 Westin Hotel
Thursday, March 5

9:00am PST

Design Systems: Building Bridges not Walls
Learn how design systems support full internal and external design processes (pre-ideation, ideation, planning, building & post build), address tech debt and design debt, and create measurable success criteria.

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Cătălina Manea

Senior UXer, PNC
Cătălina Manea is a Senior UXer at PNC Bank. She is passionate about Agile in UX and about leveraging design systems.

Thursday March 5, 2020 9:00am - 9:45am PST
Grand 1/2 Westin Hotel

10:00am PST

Ingraining UX Product and Engineering to Optimize Products
Two senior product designers share how they led a digital transformation of product teams from waterfall to agile by ingraining UX research.

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Haley Henderson

Senior User Experience Designer, Honeywell Building Solutions
Haley Henderson is a talented product designer having worked for Fortune 100 companies like The Home Depot, Honeywell and Northrup Grunman. 

Thursday March 5, 2020 10:00am - 10:45am PST
Fifth Avenue Westin Hotel