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UX Speaker Series

HCDE 521 Seminar, Winter 2014

Please join the Department of Human Centered Design & Engineering (HCDE) for a 10-week seminar this winter on user experience (UX), as industry experts speak about current issues and research in the field.

Each 40-minute talk will be filmed and will be followed by a Q&A session. Videos of the talks are posted online within one business day of the presentation. Members of the University of Washington community and the public are welcome. 

Students registered for the 521 course are on the honor system to watch the videos online or attend the sessions in person. 

Fridays, 11:30–12:20 PM

Loew Hall, Room 216
University of Washington, Seattle campus

January 10

Designing for Multi-screen Customer Journeys
Geoff Harrison, Blink Interactive

January 17
Medical Design and Development as it Relates to User Research, Usability and the Regulatory Environment
Carmen Chacon, Kaleidoscope

January 24
Design in the Real World (or, at least, Groupon)
Peter Merholz, Groupon

January 31

Doing your homework: UX design for technical products
Joe Tullio and Matt Terich, Google

February 7
Adapting to Change: UX Research in an Ever-Changing Business Environment 
Andrea Lindeman, T-Mobile

February 14
Looking for Trouble: Gathering Design Inspiration From Life's Difficulties
Emma Rose, UW Tacoma

February 21
Shouldn’t Doctors Enjoy Using Medical Devices as Much as Smart Phones?
Amanda Mander, Sonosite

February 28
Your UX Career Path: In-house, agency, both or neither?
Matt Dente, Fell Swoop

March 7
Reputation is Everything: Designing Social Experiences with Accountability
Janice Von Itter, Microsoft

March 14
In Which Flying Robots Bring Us Stuff: Design in the New Age of Drones
Matt Shobe, TechStars


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