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Intro to User Experience

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Today, we interact with technology more than ever before and our access to digital products and services designed to make our lives easier continues to rapidly increase. Users ultimately want digital experiences that minimize frustration and provide seamless interactions, so how can we more effectively anticipate and tackle the problems users might have online? The answer: Good user experience design.

Join Experience Lead at Huge, Julie Kondo, for an Intro to UX that will define what user experience design is, how it impacts your daily life, and how good UX design can completely transform experiences for the better. Julie will also cover valuable tips like how to get started in UX and how to build a good UX portfolio.

About the Speaker:

Julie Kondo, Experience Lead at Huge

As a UX designer, Julie Kondo’s job is to help brands build digital products their customers will love. Specializing in service design, Julie has worked with large-scale international companies including Google, Toyota and Disney build experiences that reach millions of customers daily.

Over the past three years, Julie has worked at digital agency Huge, where she’s done stints in their New York, Los Angeles and Singapore offices. She is currently based in Singapore, where she leads the UX on one of the agency’s largest accounts and helps grow Huge’s UX talent in the region. Prior to joining Huge, Julie was a Product Developer at Nickelodeon, where she focused on designing mobile apps and building prototypes.