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Create Leicester - June 2022

Create Leicester - June 2022

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LCB Depot

31 Rutland St

Leicester

LE1 1RE

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Our next Create Leicester event will take place at LCB Depot on Thursday 23rd June 2022.

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Our big talk for the summer!

On Thursday 23rd June 2022, we will be joined by 2 speakers! First up, we will welcome Onkardeep Singh MBE, a Senior Digital Product Designer currently at NatWest Group, as he presents in-person: 'Alpha Testing - An in-depth case study for Three UK'. This will be followed up by Alex Woolley-Allen, Head of Experience Design at Sainsbury's, where he will share UX strategies for in-house designers.

Register now and join us at LCB Depot to see both talks live! - All registered guests will be provided ONE FREE drink token to be redeemed at Gray's on the night.

Can't make it over to LCB Depot?! Dont Fear - We are aiming to capture both talks via a Zoom webinar and you register here.

Who’s it for?

Create aims to bring together the digital design community in Leicester and Leicestershire.  The events are open to all with an interest in improving the digital design environment in our city. Perfect for anyone starting out in the industry or for professionals looking to expand their knowledge from digital leaders.

Headline Speakers

Onkardeep Singh MBE, Senior Digital Product Designer.

About

Onkar is a Senior Digital Product Designer (UX/UI and Visual Design) who has over a decade of experience in the industry having worked for small and multinational organisations in the UK and abroad. Most recently these have included Three, NatWest and Tesco.

He is also the founder of a UX Meetup community group for beginners where he offers opportunities to work on charitable projects, hosts webinars, training events and free tickets/discounts to UX events for members. Voluntary work is also close to his heart and he was awarded an MBE in 2018 for this work over the last 15 years making him one of the youngest people of South Asian Heritage to be recognised in this way.

He has a wide variety of wider interests ranging from racquet sports, photography, technology and space.

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Talk: Alpha Testing - An in-depth case study for Three UK.

Alex Woolley-Allen, Head of Experience Design, Sainsbury's

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Alex is Head of Experience Design - Colleague & Operations at Sainsbury’s. After starting out his career agency side Alex made the switch to go in house 6 years ago. This talk covers some reflections on approaches that seem to have worked over the years when working as part of a growing in house design team.

Talk: UX strategies for in-house designers

Schedule

6:00pm - LCB Depot open

6:30pm - Introductions

6:35pm - Talk by Onkardeep Singh

7:00pm - Break

7:30pm - Talk by Alex Woolley-Allen

7:55pm - Outro

8pm - End

Create Leicester is supported by 20i, Anicca, CiteEffect DigitalHerdlCGI, FibrehopInsight Consultancy,

Bar Sponsor: The Agency Works

Education Partner: De Montfort University

Partners: LCB Depot & Bulb Studios 

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LCB Depot

31 Rutland St

Leicester

LE1 1RE

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