UXPALA is a 501c6 non-profit. Our focus is Service and Education to the UX and Tech community of the greater Southern California area.
The Los Angeles chapter of The User Experience Professionals Association (UXPA) International (http://uxpa.org/) is the 2nd largest, world-wide.
Our chapter and membership are here to support user experience professional's (advanced, entering, transitioning, students and all related) in advancing their knowledge and use of usability, research, accessibility, and best practices. Our chapter focuses on service, education, and volunteering through events, workshops, and mentoring.
Our members encompass a wide variety of disciplines, including product and service strategy, design, research, content, and development. We are colleagues in pursuit of a common goal: better products and services, better process, and better work/life through usability, accessibility, research and collaboration.
UXPA International is a global professional association devoted to assisting new and established professionals in the user experience disciplines. Through networking, publications, conferences, and classes, UXPA can help you hone your skills and deepen your involvement in the UX community.