NYC UX Acrobatics primary focus is the varied facets of UX design, research and usability. Our aim is to create monthly 'UX themed' workshop style meetings where members work with each other learning, discovering and networking on all things UX.

Potential topics: paper prototyping, experience maps, user research and testing, persona dev, a/b testing, front-end best practices, RWD (Responsive Web Design), PET Design (Persuasion, Emotion, and Trust Design), competitive analysis, sketching UX, content strategy, gamification, conversion optimization, expert reviews/heuristics, etc...

Finally, this meetup will not be limited to workshops alone. We also intend to have presentations on UX trends, best practices and methodologies from leading experts in their field.

About the name:

UX Acrobatics is a term used to express the varied and multi-disciplinary skills UX professionals have to possess in today's rapidly evolving digital world.

Just as real acrobatics use their coordination, flexibility and agility to perform amazing feats; UX professionals are required to have the mental agility to balance project objectives and scope while focusing on the best user experience, the technical flexibility to balance design and development constraints, with the coordination to reach deadlines while working across departments and job functions.

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  • February 25 · 6:00 PM

    Habit-Forming Products Workshop with Nir Eyal

    43 Members | 5.00

    NYC UX Acrobatics, has been invited to Nir Eyal's Habit-Forming Products Workshop! Please note: This is a ticketed event, but as members of NYC UX Acrobatics you can... Learn more
  • January 24 · 9:30 AM

    UX Sketch Camp NYC - 2014

    5 Members | 11 Photos

    Please note: This is a ticketed event. For full details and to purchase a ticket please visit: Learn more
  • November 14, 2014 · 10:00 AM

    NYC Uncubed

    49 Members | 5.00

    NYC UX Acrobatics, has been invited to NYC Uncubed ! Register @ + save 20% w/ discount code: UXACROBATICS Here's why you should join us: 1)... Learn more
  • October 14, 2014 · 8:00 AM

    Design for Action 2014

    1 Member

    NYC UX Acrobatics is proud to announce another great offer! Design for Action where behavioral economics meets UX is happening October 14 in Washington DC, well actually... Learn more
  • September 11, 2014 · 6:30 PM

    UX Awards 2014

    7 Members

    INSPIRE ♦ HONOR ♦ CELEBRATE ♦ EDUCATE ♦ ADVANCE ♦ HIRE The 4th Annual UXies are the premier global awards for exceptional digital experience. The event has an... Learn more
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