Upcoming UX Events—Sept 2012

September 14, 2012 Company News, General

Upcoming UX Events–Sept 2012

By Julia Salem

September 14, 2012


September may be halfway over, but there are still a lot of UX Events left!


Cooper U Visual Interface Design

When: Sep 17, 2012 at 9AM

Where: San Francisco, CA

Details: This course will teach participants to use research and personas to guide visual choices, identify and use experience attributes to drive engagement, etc. It’s a perfect opportunity to perfect your visual interface design skills.

More Details: http://www.uxdesignedge.com/training/user-experience-design-essentials/


Party of One: Surviving The Corporate Jungle As A Solo UX Practitioner, with Whitney Hess

When: Sep 18, 2012, 6PM-8:30PM

Where: Pace University, New York, NY

Details: Join us for an evening with one of NYC’s most in-demand independent user experience consultants, as she describes what it takes to go solo, and the lessons she’s learned along the way. This event will follow an interview format, moderated by NYC UXPA President Gloria Petron.

More Details: http://nycuxpa.org/Register?eventId=549935&EventViewMode=EventDetails


LeanUX Denver

When: Sep 19-21, 2012

Where: Colorado Convention Center, Denver, CO

Details: Three whole days of LeanUX speakers discussing methods and tools for measuring the user experience effectively and economically.

More Details: http://www.leanuxdenver.com/


Design-Thinking Workshops

When: Sep 22, 2012 11AM to 7PM

Where: Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA

Details: As part of the 2012 Seattle Design Festival, IxDA Seattle and Puget Sound SIGCHI are excited to offer a day of design-thinking workshops. Join us on Saturday, September 22, 2012 for one, two or all three hands-on workshops.

More Details: http://www.ixda.org/local/event/33299


Market Research That Gets It Right: Ethnography

When: Sep 24, 2012 11AM to 1PM

Where: In Good Company, 16 W. 23rd St, New York, NY

Details: Chauncey Zalkin will provide effective research tools for tapping into opportunities, understanding your market, and defining a unique brand of lasting value. This is an overview of ethnography, an immersive research methodology originating in anthropology repurposed for building brand and product value that authentically connects with consumer needs.

More Details: http://www.thehiredguns.com/resources/events/market-research-that-gets-it-right-ethnography/


WebVisions Chicago

When: Sep 26-29, 2012

Where: Siskel Film Center, Chicago, IL

Details: Explore the future of the web with studio tours, parties and networking events, followed by two full days of sessions, panels and keynotes and a full day of workshops.

More Details: http://www.webvisionsevent.com/chicago/register/


User Experience for Lean Startups

When: Friday Sep 28, 2012 from 9:30AM to 5:30PM (PDT)

Where: San Francisco, CA

Details: User Experience is one of the most challenging and least understood aspects of creating a product…and yet it will make or break your product. Join the LUXr team to learn Lean Startup methods that help you both make the right product, and make your product right. This hands-on workshop is for entrepreneurs, developers and designers.

More Details: http://lux4leanstartups10.eventbrite.com/


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