Welcome to Sketch Vancouver's first design discourse event. This event features two prominent designers from the city talking about their interpretation of good design in the context of building great digital user experiences.
6 pm - Registration
6:45 pm - Talk by Cody Curley on "Good Design: Why sometimes it fails"
7:30 pm - Break
7:45 pm - Talk by Priscilla Ho on "Iterating to Good Design"
830pm - Closing remarks
About our speakers:
Cody Curley is the Chief Product Officer and Co-Founder at Spark where he's bringing better designed processes and products to the new development real estate vertical. With 15+ years of experience and a strong foundation in communication design, branding, and publication — he tends to put a heavy focus on brand consistency, typography, and detailed aesthetics while keeping things communicative and usable. Previously a teacher at Langara, he continues to share his knowledge with aspiring designers over coffees and chats. He spends his spare time with his wife and two little kiddos.
Priscilla Ho is a UX Lead and Service Designer at POWERSHiFTER digital agency, who collaborates with multidisciplinary stakeholders to uncover the “why” behind people’s needs. She designs data-driven and human-centred solutions for brands including CTV News, TELUS, BroadbandTV, Isobar (Dentsu Aegis), and me&ideas. Her specialization includes conducting usability testing and uncovering strategic insights through qualitative and quantitative user research.
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A big thank you to Unbounce for sponsoring the venue.
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