We are very excited to announce we have partnered with the mighty Cogs Agency (http://cogsagency.com/) for this event! They will be providing beer and pizza to keep you all going during the challenge.
Check them out for new ux opportunities: http://cogsagency.com/
The following professional ux'ers are on board to help you guys throughout the evening:
Jay Tulloch (https://twitter.com/JDesignsThings) - UX Designer at Sopra Steria (http://www.soprasteria.com/en)
Yael Levey (https://twitter.com/yaellevey) - UX Mentor at CareerFoundry (http://careerfoundry.com/)
Sandra Sears (https://www.linkedin.com/in/sandragonzalez) - UX Designer for TalkTalk (https://sales.talktalk.co.uk/)
Andy Iosifescu (https://twitter.com/uxtweaker) - Freelance Interaction Designer
Neil Sampson - Professional UX Designer
Paola Miani (https://twitter.com/pmiani) - Senior User Experience Consultant at IG (http://www.ig.com/uk)
James Walters (https://twitter.com/thescreengrocer) - UX Lead at Open Inclusion (http://openinclusion.com/)
*** READ ALL THE DETAILS BEFORE YOU RSVP!
UX Designers HQ holds an all out UX challenge!
Welcome to London's first UX Hackathon! This event is a fast-paced crash course where beginners will get an overview of UX process and validation, while experienced designers will have a fast-paced practice session.
This event is a LOT of information, fast paced and challenging, and we're very excited to take you along for the ride.
6:00pm - 11:30
Everyone will be put into teams and given a product concept with business goals, a list of potential products will be announced before the event.
On the night everyone will be briefed on the UX process in 5 stages and will have a fixed amount of time to complete each stage.
Stage 1 - User research & prep
Stage 2 - User testing 1
Stage 3 - Divide, coordinate & conquer
Stage 4 - User testing 2
Stage 5 - Iteration & pitch
We are looking for UX Designers, UI Designers, Marketers, Business & Product people to participate. ALL LEVELS OF EXPERIENCE WELCOME!
You will need:
- Your laptop
- Your favorite pen
- Your notebook or scrap paper
Note: This event is meant to be educational. Participants can be complete beginners in any of the team roles.
Stay tuned for more details including goodie bags, prizes and partners!
RSVP on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/625018984292002
UX Designers HQ is a meetup to unite the UX community in London - we welcome ux’ers of all levels who want to make waves in the tech world
This event is run by the CareerFoundry (http://careerfoundry.com/) team! We are looking for UX partners so if you’re interested get in touch!