This is for anyone who is in and/or interested in tech and lives near Playa Vista, Playa Del Rey, Culver City, Marina Del Rey, Santa Monica, Venice, etc. We welcome UX Designers/Researchers, Product Managers, Software Engineers, Marketers and Sales.
Have a good idea and need a quick and effective way to communicate it to investors? Want to step up your design skills and learn what makes a good prototype? Or are you thinking about a career in product design?
Join Playa Tech and 24 Hour Designs as we deep dive into the product development process. Entrepreneur and design consultant Jay Whitley will walk you through a product design journey by bringing to life use cases to illustrate the best approaches to rapid prototying. Learn tips and tricks on the best tools for rapid prototyping, what makes good storytelling and how to bring it all together to make your idea come to life.
A little about Jay. Jay started his career as employee #9 at Whisper, a social networking company that at its peak was valued at $200M with over $70M in financing and over 5M users. After Jay left Whisper, he moved to Shenzhen China where he worked as the Director of Design for an E-sports & Gaming Clubhouse. Currently, he’s at a development firm in Irvine, Very’s, where he holds the position of Director of E-sports Business Development at Verys, a development firm in Irvine with 140+ in-house software developers.
6:00 - 7:00 - Check-in
6:30 - 7:00 - Networking & Dinner
7:00 - 7:45 - Interview and Presentation
7:45 - 8:00 - Open Q&A
8:00 - 8:30 - Networking
Food and refreshments included in the price of admission.
Thank you to 24 Hour Designs for sponsoring!
They're 10 dollars and can be purchased through EventBrite