Summer BBQ with Paul Elrif + Special Guests

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26 people went

Price: $10.00 /per person

Seward Park

5902 Lake Washington Blvd S · Seattle, WA

How to find us

Event is in Shelter #5. When coming into Seward Park, make a left turn and then up the hill. GPS coordinates

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Please join us for a Summer BBQ and social get-together in grassy Seward Park with Paul Elrif, Senior UX Researcher and Principal at Caelus (Linkedin ( Paul will be sharing insights about his Dragon Fly Bar venture ( and how his UX background prepared him with insights for the food industry. Paul will be around to chat.

Our Special Guests are Bob Graf and Kris Durgin, both Microsoft Veteran UX Researchers. Bob works to improve engineering excellence throughout MSFT. Kris is the Design Research Lead for Skype.

Bram Wessel, Principal at Factor (Linkedin ( will be our Grillmaster. Bram brings more than 20 years of experience as a consultant, entrepreneur, and senior strategist in the UX field. He will be grilling and making your food.

This is a great chance to enjoy some sunshine!

Food and Drinks:

• Brats, Burgers (Veggie Burgers/Angus).

• Chips, Dips, Potato Salad, Field Salad, Veggie Plate

• Soft Drinks and specialty (Izzy, Jones)


6pm - 7pm: Networking and Food, Games

7:15pm: Announcements

7:15-7:45pm: Paul Elrif will discuss UX and his Food Business

7:45pm-8:30pm: Wrap up and Networking, Games

About the Seward Park:

We have reserved a nice shelter with two BBQ grills. On the large grassy area we will be playing bocce and other lawn games. The shelter will give us a place to gather under the sun to get some shade.

We are on the upper level of the Park. When you come in, make a left and go up the road.

Seward park is accessible from several locations, I-5 and I-90.