Final 2015 UXie Speakers List Announced

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Join the UX Awards for the 5th Annual UXies November 16, 2015 in New York

The 2015 UXies is a daytime UX intensive + evening product showcase and celebration!

Parsons The New School for Design, Theresa Lang, 55 West 13th St, New York NY 10011

* Optional daytime intensive with 30 expert talks from winners & judges- 90% from beyond NYC
* Evening awards showcase reveals the 20 winners, featuring video UX case studies of each
* Champagne reception, swag & swanky after-party
* Last year in NYC for several years, at 1/10 cost of similar caliber UX events!

 

Buy Tickets Now price increases November 8th and tickets are limited.

 

SCHEDULE: DAYTIME TALKS | 9:15AM – 6:15PM

  • 30 15-20 minute fast-paced talks and QA sessions from expert judges, advisory board members, winners and invited special guests
  • Hear from each of the 8 judges on their approach to UX and their current areas of professional focus
  • Hear from the 20 finalists talking about their projects as case studies
  • This is an international UX symposium- 90% of the 20 winners, 80% 8 guest speakers and 75% of the 8 presenting judges are not from NYC!

Talks by 2015 UX Awards Judges

  • Memory and Expression by Jake Barton, Local Projects
  • Context as Conversation by Giles Colborne, cxpartners
  • The Future of Creativity and Design: Collaboration and Co-Creation by Alex Cuthbert, PicsArt
  • Designing Experience Online and Offline by Katie Dill, Airbnb
  • Expressing Brand Through Software by Bill Flora, Tectonic
  • Experience Design at McKinsey & Co by Jennifer Kilian and Jennifer Speciale, McKinsey & Company
  • Org Design for Design Orgs by Peter Merholz
  • Creating Breakthrough UX in a Large Organization – Observations From the Front Line by Ian Worley, Morgan Stanley

Talks by 2015 UX Awards Winners & Guests

  • NailSnaps: Putting Power In (And On) People’s Hands by Angel Anderson, NailSnaps
  • UX in a Conservative World: Redesigning the Air Traffic Controller’s Mindset by Lennart Andersson, Veryday
  • Metropolitan Police Mobility Project by Rachel Armstrong, We Are Experience
  • Simple is Hard: Creating UX for Users Who Don’t Care if You’re Smart by Amos Bloomberg and Craig von Wiederhold, SS+K
  • Designing a Design System by Jina Bolton, Salesforce
  • Visualizing UX: Journeys, Places and Stories by Séamus Byrne, Graphic Mint
  • Winner Q&A with Tomer (Tommy) Dikerman, Comeets
  • Metopera.org: Behind the Curtain by Erin Disselhorst, Lauren Shapiro and Aleks Gryczon, Work & Co
  • Graham Ericksen, Modus
  • Designing for Virtual Reality by Alex Faaborg, Google
  • AIBI Allergy Alert System: Stopping Fatal Allergies through Design by Daniel Galán
  • Emerging Trends in Experience Design and Their Impact On the Now by Joe Jacobellis (HCA IT&S), Cliff Sexton (The Home Depot), Scott Wilkinson (Bank of America/Merrill Lynch), Dana Wilson (Comcast), KC Wolff-Ingham (Sparks Grove), and Andy Knight (TIAA-CREF )
  • Case Study – Mobile Web for News by Feliphe Lavor, Huge
  • Todd Lefelt, Huge
  • SAP Splash – Design Better Experiences by Anna Lewandowski and Laurent Nguyen, SAP
  • ViVi: A Head-Mounted Display to Help Medical Clinicians Monitor Patient Health by David Lipkin, Method
  • BILT: Assembly Made Easy by Natasha Lloyd, SAP
  • Henri: Creating Languages for Smart Objects by Daniel Nacamuli, Method
  • Winner Q&A with Zachary Orr, MailChimp
  • Scaling Insight for Big Data by Matthew Weber, Zoomdata

EVENING RECEPTION | 6:15PM

Champagne reception with hors d’oeuvres and live music in the reception room

EVENING AWARDS EVENT | 7:15PM – 9:30PM

  • See 3-5 minute overviews of all the winning projects: Grand Prize, Gold, Silver, Bronze, Finalist, People’s Choice, Secret Admirer and Student
  • Hear from each of the judges on how they evaluated the submissions
  • Meet the winners and hear the Grand and Gold winners talk about their projects

AFTER-PARTY CELEBRATION AT GRAPE & VINE! | 9:30PM – 11PM

Celebrate with complimentary cocktails, champagne, wine and tapas across the street at the elegant and intimate Grape & Vine.

 

Buy Tickets Now price increases November 8th and tickets are limited.

 

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