You’re invited to Ignite UX Michigan 2015, an evening of twelve short talks on user experience topics in Ann Arbor on Tuesday, September 15. Now in its third year, Ignite UX Michigan gives local speakers a chance to share their knowledge. The event is free, registration is not required, and it is a great opportunity to learn and to mingle with other local UX professionals and students.
Ignite UX Michigan will be at Live in Ann Arbor, located on 1st and Huron Streets. The event will open at 6:30pm for networking, and then talks will begin at 7:00pm. Light hors d’oeuvres will be served, and there will be a cash bar.
This year’s event features the following talks:
7:00 – 8:00
Infographics for the Non-Designer – Chris Farnum
Photography Meets UX – Michael Nguyen
UX and More Effective Presentations – Izhar Buendia
Why We Can’t Have Good Things – Usability Testing Your Personal Life – Xi Huang
UX Design for Startups – Sam Pierce Lolla
Why We Need More UX in Lower-Income/Minority Communities – Brittany Hutson
8:00 – 9:00
UX for Alternate Realities – Christina York
Remote Story Mapping – Mathias Burton
A Shallow Dive into Deep Learning – Lavanya Kumar
The Psychology of Decision-Making – Scott Harris
A UX Designer, a Developer and a Project Owner Walk into a Bar (or techniques to develop user empathy with your developers) – Tracy Nagy
Finding Your UX Roots: What Genealogy Taught Me About User Experience – Jodee Jernigan
Remember: This is a free event and you do not have to register.