Past Meetup

SprintsTO - Unconscious Bias in Research & Design

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What we'll do

Hey SprintsTO!

We are back with another Meetup focusing on unconscious bias in research and design. You'll hear from our experts at Akendi and two of our very own from TribalScale.

SCHEDULE:
6:00 - 6:30 - Registration and Networking
6:30 - 6:45 - Introductions
6:45 - 8:15 - Research Biases + Q&A with Daniel Iaboni (Akendi)
8:15 - 9:00 - Product Design Biases + Q&A with Jenny Wood & Andrea Barros (TribalScale)
9:00 - 9:30 - Networking + Close

MEET OUR SPEAKERS:
1) Daniel Iaboni, PhD, Principal Experience Architect
Since 2009, Dan has dedicated his career to creating software, website, and interface designs that lead to exceptional interactions between users, their environment, and their tools. In fact, one of Dan's biggest joys is seeing the software he designed in use in airports around the world.
An exceptional listener who is open to new ideas, Dan’s clients marvel at his calm, patient nature and ability to explain complex topics in an accessible way. Dan has a Doctorate in Systems Design Engineering from the University of Waterloo and enjoys relaxing with a good history book or board game.
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/akendi/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AkendiUX/
Twitter: @akendi
Instagram: @akendi_inc

2) Jenny Wood, Product Manager, TribalScale
Jenny has over 5 years of product development and strategy experience building digital products for retail, entertainment and banking. As a naturally curious person, Jenny loves the product discovery process - uncovering new solutions to solve user needs and testing solutions with customers early and often.
Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jennyjwood/

3) Andrea Barros, Design Manager, TribalScale
Andrea started her career in Hong Kong focusing on retail branding and exhibition design. Prior to specializing in UX design and strategies, Andrea worked in advertising. As a designer, Andrea is curious about the methods in which humans physically and emotionally connect with the world through design and innovation. She is constantly searching for new ways to create user-centric experiences and executing solutions to create satisfying experiences. She is also an educator, sharing industry knowledge and best practices with clients and students.
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/acb-graphics/
Twitter: @acb_graphics

Food and drinks will be served as well.

See you there!