Top Trends in Award-Winning UX Los Angeles

General Assembly, Huge, and The UX Awards presented Top Trends in Award-Winning UX workshop in Santa Monica on August 4th. The workshop was instructed by Todd Lefelt, Managing Director of UX at Huge, and featured special guests Sarah Gallivan Mitchell, the Principal UX Designer at Belkin, and Adam Sant, Sr. Dir. of Experience Design at Dollar Shave Club.

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About This Event

What are the trends and common traits behind the winners at the UX Awards, and where are they headed?

Todd Lefelt, Managing Director of User Experience at digital agency Huge and member of the 2015 UX Awards Advisory Board,  presented an overview of the UXies, showcased past winning work and case studies, and provided a quantitative and qualitative analysis of winning submissions and UX trends from the past four years that you can use to help improve your own portfolios, UX presentations, or awards submissions.

Todd was joined by two past and current UX Awards winners to talk about what they look for in submissions and how they evaluated UX, as well as how they approached crafting their own case studies. This event is in partnership with HUGE and General Assembly, both global partners of the UX Awards 2015.

Watch full video of the event here:


  • Overview of UX Awards
  • Top Trends in Award Winning UX
  • What Makes a Winning UX Case Study
  • Standout Examples of Winning Submissions from 2014
  • Q&A With Guest Speakers, Judges and Winners
  • Refreshments & Networking

About the Instructor

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 Managing Director of User Experience,

About Our Partners


Huge provides business strategy, design, marketing and technology services to some of the world’s largest businesses and best-known brands. The company is known for successfully harmonizing user needs and business goals to create industry-changing digital experiences for its clients. Huge has offices based in the United States, Europe, Latin America and Asia, and is part of the Interpublic Group of Companies.

UX Awards

The UXies are the premier global awards for UX. Now in their 5th year, the UXies inspire all technologists to create human-centered products that solve real customer problems based on exceptional case study showcases of outstanding digital product design and user centered design process. The UXies honor the people, products, best practices and amazing outcomes of great UX process!

The UXies are accepting submissions NOW through September 15, 2015 for the 2015 Awards, which will be held November 16, 2015 in New York! Come to the event to learn more about submitting, or visit for more info.

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