Join us for a night of showing and sharing of our craft related to interaction design with fellow designers. The purpose of the event is to bring everyday practitioners together to talk about their work, generate discussion, and hear helpful, constructive insights from peers in a group setting.
6:30 - 7:00 Networking
7:00 - 8:45 Show & Share Your Work
8:45 - 9:00 Wrap Up
They will show and share their new state-of-the-art facilities for usability testing and group research lab space.
Boon Chew will be sharing some highlights and key takeaways from some books he thinks UX designers would find valuable - The Innovator's Dilemma by Clay Cristensen, The Most Human Human by Brian Christian, Customer Experience Management by Bernd H. Schmitt, and Descartes Error by Antonio Damasio.
Virginia Cagwin will share a personal project that has led her to research the use of television remote controls and children. She will show how difficult remote controls are to use for children and sketches to improve the experience.
Hari Thiagarajan will show experimental software, with a mobile app, to detect text and its construction/form to decode and translate it into a language the mobile owner understands.