Hi UXers! We've created this Meetup group to help get the word out about the UX Awards- www.UserExperienceAwards.com
The UX Awards are the first Awards created to specifically celebrate and showcase examples of outstanding, game-changing UX.The annual UX Awards Event is also the biggest UX event of the season, and it's around the corner on Tuesday May 21, 2013 in NYC!
Now in the third year, theUser Experience Awardsare the premiere Awards to showcase, celebrate, and raise understanding of exceptional digital experiences - and the UX pros that created them.The UX Awards showcase outstanding UX in new digital products and services!
Global submissions run from March-April each year. This year's submissions were very competitive, with 30% more submissions than last year. 2013 winners will receive up to $1000 cash for the Grand Prize, as well as crystal trophies. Many NYC startups, tech companies, digital agencies and UX designers have won Awards in the past!
THE UX AWARDS EVENT
This year's Awards Event on May 21, 2013 features keynote speaker Robyn Peterson (Mashable CTO), with an all-star jury panel that includes: Anders Ramsay (Agile UX Author & Leader of the NYC Agile Experience Design Group); Chris Jaffe (Director, Product Innovation at Netflix); Cindy Jeffers (CEO & CTO, Salon.com); Cory Lebson (Principal UX Consultant & Director Strategic Partnerships at UXPA International); John Payne (Design Educator & Principal, Moment Design); Lis Hubert (UX Consultant & IXDA NY Local Leader); Tomer Sharon (UX Author & Sr. UX Researcher at Google Search); and Beverly May (host, Founder of the UX Awards & OTV UX Consulting).
At the event, aside from hearing from our panel and keynote, you can see the each of the winning submissions for 2013 and meet the winners in person, as well as meet the jury panel! This year's Awards includes a complimentary pre-event wine and cheese reception in the adjacent lobby or courtyard, and a post-event Celebration at a nearby restaurant and bar.
Come learn what great UX is and how to create it and be inspired with the most accomplished UX practitioners from around the world- and see what it takes to submit your projecfts for next year!Get tickets while they are still available! http://UXAwards2013.eventbrite.com