- E-Commerce & Design
We're pleased to organise yet another Sketch Kuala Lumpur meet-up with the theme "E-Commerce & Design". Come and gain insights and fresh ideas from our distinguished speakers: -- Jet Choy, Vice President of Product Management and Design, Astro Digital (www.astro.com.my) -- Sean Chiu, Head of UX Design, Lazada (www.lazada.com), who will explore "How AI Shape Designer’s Thinking in E-Commerce" E-commerce is revolutionising the ways buyers buy and sellers sell on a global scale. For product designers, one of the key challenges lies in designing interfaces for ever-changing expectations and ever-shifting demands from the increasingly sophisticated consumers. How to design interfaces to captivate users to purchase? How to craft interactions to spur transactions? How to develop user empathy, at scale and speed? How will artificial intelligence (AI) in e-commerce shape designers’ mindsets and skillsets? Join us at Sketch Kuala Lumpur meet-up on Thursday, 29th August 2019 at JPM Museo, Kota Damansara. Thank you to our esteemed sponsors, Workana (www.workana.com) and ForestOne (www.forestone.com.my), for making this meet-up possible. Book your seat today! ------ ABOUT OUR SPEAKER Sean Chiu is currently the Head of UX design in Lazada bringing the Alibaba e-commerce design experience to South East Asia market and conducting various user researches on globalocalization design with cross-border projects to adapt the culture. Before he was appointed to this role, he has been contributing his expertise in user research, service design, creative design, product design and leading many product design projects in different business units inside Alibaba Group. Prior to Lazada, he was the Product Design Director of Alibaba Music and Live entertainment group. His team has own a 2018 Good Design Award for content design, and through adapting new design methods and technology innovations, his team was able to accelerating service experience upgrade in live entertainment industry in China. Before joining Alibaba, he was the usability design lead in Acer Inc. conducting design thinking to innovate the next generation product and running design engineering to help improve hardware and software quality and user experience for running product lines. Sean’s role always serve as not only a designer but also a product owner in the company. His unique working philosophy and design practice approach has always brought his design teams stronger voices and had more influence in organisations. -----
- Designing Usability
Well-designed products are indisputably imperative in today's competitive market. It is increasingly common for businesses to leverage on user experience design to gain competitive advantage and to spur user growth. What are UX mindset and skillset to win the hearts and minds of today's consumers? How to harness the power of good design for business success? What are the usability design tips? How to design (and iterate) product that can drive user engagement? Come and join Sketch Kuala Lumpur meet-up on 26 July 2019. Learn from our esteemed speakers: -- Alex Dal Pizzol, Lead UX/UI Designer of BigPay Malaysia -- Ryann Lim, Mobile Lead of Celcom Axiata We would like to thank our sponsor, Astro Malaysia, who make this event possible. Book your seat today!
- Sketch Plugins, Libraries and Design System
So excited to have our fourth meet-up focusing on Sketch, the world's most popular digital design tool. Come and learn more on how to effectively use Sketch to design better user interface and user experience. Our speakers will share tips, techniques and best practices on three topics - plugins, libraries and design system. This meet-up open to all Sketch users, beginner and pro alike. If you're not a user (yet) but would like to know more about Sketch, do drop by to learn more! We are really fortunate to have THREE experienced Sketch users as speakers: -- Taylor Ling, Co-founder & Design Chief, Fabulous.co -- James Baxter, Lead iOS Developer & Design Lead, Ampify Music -- Aidil Goh, Creative & Technology Director at Pocketpixel Agenda: 7:00pm - Registration 7:30pm - Welcome Remarks + Sponsors Presentation 7:35pm - Plugins and More Plugins by Taylor Ling 8:00pm - Libraries and Symbols by James Baxter 8:25pm - Create Design System with Sketch by Aidil Goh 8:50pm - Q&A 9:15pm - Networking A big thank you to Fauxspace for sponsoring the venue. And Sprintla for sponsoring all our printing needs.
- Good to Great UX with Empathy-driven Design
Sketch Kuala Lumpur will host a meetup titled “Good to Great UX with Empathy-driven Design” featuring Keith Oh, Head of Product Design at Carousell as speaker. The meetup will take place on 25 April 2019, from 7pm to 9pm, at Fauxspace, Bangsar. The key to good UX design is user empathy. When crafting design solutions, it is imperative for designers to understand customer's needs - what are their concerns, what jobs to be done, what are the pain points, etc. Only with those insights, designers are able to craft right design solutions to the right (real) problems. GRAB YOUR SPOT! Join us on 25 April 2019 at Fauxspace, Bangsar.
- Design for Growth - Sketch Kuala Lumpur
Hello design-lovers! Let's get together again on 29th March 2019 for Sketch meetup (www.facebook.com/sketchKL/) with the theme "Design for Growth". Growth is the lifeline of any thriving product. For tech companies, user growth signals product-market fit, its ability to achieve network effect and ultimately, define its valuation. However, with rapid growth come great design challenges. How do designers manage design process of app used by millions? How to remain user-focused? At growth stage, what are the important metrics designers look for? How to scale your design teams? What are the best practices of designing for growth? These and more learnings at this month's meetup. Speakers: -- Irene Lew, UI/UX Lead at Fave will share insights and lessons gained from her experiences designing the hugely popular deals & cashback app. -- Jan Takács, CX & Design Lead at Accenture Interactive will share his experiences scaling design teams and managing design talents. Sketch Kuala Lumpur meetup is open to everyone and are led by passionate volunteers. Come and join us on 29 March 2019 at Common Ground Coworking. Book your seat now!
- Sketch Meetup #1
Hello! Come join us at the first meet-up of Sketch Kuala Lumpur. Bring along your product design projects to show-and-tell and also, share best practices and tips for using the Sketch app. Most importantly, let's get to know each other over coffee ☕️ See you there!