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We are User Experience professionals and students from Orange County, CA. and the local group of the Interaction Design Association (IxDA.org). Come to discuss about the industry in general, receive feedback from fellow peers, engage with speakers and fellow peers at mixer events. Very informal - Join us not just to learn, but to also spread your knowledge in this industry!

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Cognitive Bias & UX

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Join fellow OCUXers for an online talk on Cognitive Bias. TAKEAWAY UX designer and researcher Jennifer Blatz will teach attendees how to define cognitive bias and see how to see signs of it in yourself and others. This talk will help you recognize it in your work in the UX industry. This talk is for all levels and not intended as a deep discussion of psychology but as an introduction to cognitive bias and how it affects our work. TO JOIN: RSVP at Meetup and join the meeting at this link: https://csulb.zoom.us/j/94475920520?pwd=S1FHdGUwWU5vMExpUFV5bGFpdnNHdz09 Once you RSVP you will be given the Zoom password to enter the meeting. If you RSVP, and your plans change, please let us know so we can open up your seat to the next person on the waitlist. RECORDING: This talk will be recorded and shared on our Vimeo channel once our team has a chance to put it up. Please be aware that everyone in the Zoom Room will be recorded so if you are not interested please RSVP accordingly. AGENDA 5:30 PM: Networking via Zoom chat 6:00 PM: Announcements and introduction 6:30 PM: Speaker starts her 50-minute presentation 8 PM: Discussion and departure THE SPEAKER Jen Blatz is a Lead User Experience Designer and Researcher with expertise that lends itself to any industry. Jen's path to UX started in journalism and graphic design where she learned the importance of aesthetics, organization, and catering content for the consumer. She has worked in a number of fields including finance, cloud storage, security and pet health. Jen is now at Fidelity Investments focusing on improving enterprise tools used by employees. Jen loves being active in the UX community to learn and grow while helping others do the same. She is the co-founder of the UX Research and Strategy group, a 501c3 with a local to Dallas and international presence. She is the organizer of WIAD (World Information Architecture Day) Dallas, TX in 2019 and 2020, and speaker for several local meetup groups and international conferences like Convey UX, Concentric Conference, IAC (Information Architecture Conference), Big Design and more.

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