• JAMstack: Conf in San Francisco Oct 29-30
    Front-end engineers have become more powerful in the last 5 years than in the previous 20. We can now build full-stack applications leveraging modern front-end tools, APIs, microservices, and serverless architecture. This is known as the JAMstack. JAMstack Conf is a celebration of today’s modern web technologies — and the engineers and companies who are pushing the boundaries of tomorrow’s web architecture. Attend this premier event in the heart of San Francisco to learn how to build modern web projects that run without web servers. Featured speakers: Monica Dinculescu - Google Chris Coyier - CSS Tricks/Codepen Wes Bos - Syntax.fm Jessica Lord - Splice And more! You can see the full lineup and buy tickets at https://jamstackconf.com . Use the code SFUXD20 for an exclusive 20% off the ticket price!

    JW Marriot San Francisco Union Square

    515 Mason St, San Francisco, CA 94102 · San Francisco, CA

  • UX Happy Hour
    It's time for our UX Happy Hour! We won't be discussing any specific UX topics, rather we'll be socializing and drinking cold beer (or whatever beverage of your choice). There is a great menu with snacks and food as well. Join us!

    Old Devil Moon

    3472 Mission St. · San Francisco, CA

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  • Co-Working Day
    Calling all freelancers and remote workers! SFUXD's Co-Working Day is a great way to meet with other digital nomads, get some work done, and have a chance to talk to anyone other than your cat. Feel free to come by any time (you can even start earlier or stay later!) • What to bring Whatever you need to get some work done!

    The Crepe House

    1132 Valencia Street · San Francisco, CA

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  • Gaming, Edtech, & Cybersecurity UI/UX Design Lead Panel
    To attend this event, please register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/gaming-edtech-cybersecurity-uiux-design-lead-panel-tickets-49874942295 Gaming, Edtech, & Cybersecurity UI/UX Design Lead Panel Come join fellow UI/UX folks for our fun-packed event! This event is sponsored by Epic. Epic is a mobile wallet and self-checkout app incorporating Computer Vision, Augmented Reality, and Blockchain related technologies. Sign Me Up as a Beta User! JOIN THE SF AR + CV MEETUP GROUP JOIN THE SF BLOCKCHAIN + DISTRIBUTED LEDGER TECH MEETUP GROUP VOLUNTEER / REQUEST TO DEMO AT OUR EVENTS Agenda: 6:30pm - 7:00pm: Registration and Networking 7:00pm - 7:10pm: Opening remarks 7:10pm - 8:00pm: UI/UX Design Lead Fireside Chat and Panel Minakshi Mukherjee - UX Design Manager, McAfee; former UX Architect at Walmart and Paypal As a design leader in McAfee, Minakshi leads design teams (in-house, agencies & agencies) informulating design strategy and driving projects from concept-to-launch-to-continuousoptimization in Web, Mobile, Wearables, Consumer Electronics, Commerce, Monetization & IAareas. She leads/has led McAfee’s design efforts across a number of high profile, award winningproducts including McAfee Mobile Security (flagship mobile product), McAfee Unified Security(IOT initiative), McAfee Digital Commerce (McAfee’s online subscription platform) and others. Carina Ngai - Senior Product Designer, Growth & Discovery, Coursera; former Senior Design Lead at Skype; former UX Design Lead, Augmented Reality Platforms, Blippar; Google Elisa Heiken - Design Lead, PlayStation; former Director of UX at thredUP.com, Tophatter, and SAP 8:00pm - 9:00pm: Networking ------ Venue: UC Berkeley Art & Design Extension - SAN FRANCISCO CAMPUS 160 Spear St., Floor 6 (Room 608/609), San Francisco, CA 94105 To attend this event, please register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/gaming-edtech-cybersecurity-uiux-design-lead-panel-tickets-49874942295

    San Francisco Campus | UC Berkeley Extension

    160 Spear Street, Room 609 · San Francisco, CA

  • #TDKTuesdays: Portfolio Review Night
    To register for this event, please RSVP on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tdktuesdays-portfolio-review-night-tickets-49100500920 Join us to get feedback from amazingly talented mentors (and design heroes) such as Tina Hardison and studios Moniker, Landscape and Purple. We’ll be chatting visual design, UX, art direction and brand. So... bring your work, an open mind and be ready for some amazing feedback to help you get that job, that client and those ideas! A little about the night: 6:00pm start - Drinks and mingling Portfolio review 60-90 mins total (you will get the chance to chat with multiple reviewers throughout the night) More drinks and chats till 8-8:30 Requirements: Bring 2–3 pieces of work (projects) to be viewed either on a tablet, laptop or print/paper Remember! There’s no need to have complete/finished projects, even if your work is in progress, it’s the perfect time to have a chat, some drinks and get feedback from some experienced designers Don't have a folio ready yet or not sure how to make one? Check out this handy one-day timeline, no excuses now! https://www.creativebloq.com/portfolios/craft-perfect-portfolio-day-71621124 Location TBD. If you know of a venue that might be a good fit for this event, please email [masked]. To register for this event, please RSVP on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tdktuesdays-portfolio-review-night-tickets-49100500920

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  • Co-Working Day
    Calling all freelancers and remote workers! SFUXD's Co-Working Day is a great way to meet with other digital nomads, get some work done, and have a chance to talk to anyone other than your cat. Feel free to come by any time (you can even start earlier or stay later!) • What to bring Whatever you need to get some work done!

    The Crepe House

    1132 Valencia Street · San Francisco, CA

  • Co-Working Day
    Calling all freelancers and remote workers! SFUXD's Co-Working Day is a great way to meet with other digital nomads, get some work done, and have a chance to talk to anyone other than your cat. Feel free to come by any time (you can even start earlier or stay later!) • What to bring Whatever you need to get some work done!

    The Crepe House

    1132 Valencia Street · San Francisco, CA

  • Co-Working Day
    Calling all freelancers and remote workers! SFUXD's Co-Working Day is a great way to meet with other digital nomads, get some work done, and have a chance to talk to anyone other than your cat. Feel free to come by any time (you can even start earlier or stay later!) • What to bring Whatever you need to get some work done!

    The Crepe House

    1132 Valencia Street · San Francisco, CA

  • Design Jam: Envisioning the Future of Clean Meat
    To attend this event, please RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/design-jam-envisioning-the-future-of-clean-meat-tickets-48377843432 Join us in San Francisco as we get together to discuss the future of food and the retail landscape. We'll be teaming up with designers, entrepreneurs, and biohackers to brainstorm and design the future shopping experience. 6:00PM Doors Open 6:30PM Opening 6:45PM Introduction to Clean Meat 7:00PM Design Jam! 8:30PM Demo 9:00PM Closing What is a Design Jam? We'll be getting into small groups of designers and hackers to brainstorm what the next generation storefront will look like. This is a mini-hackathon where groups work on visuals, sketches, and concepts of future retail stores. IndieBio IndieBio is the world’s largest life science accelerator. At IndieBio, we are devoted to funding and building startups dedicated toward solving humanity’s most pressing problems with life itself. Our 4-month program includes funding and lab space to incubate the next generation of biotech entrepreneurs. Learn more at indiebio.com Cultured Meat Symposium Cultured Meat Symposium (CMS18) is a one day event being held on November 1st, 2018 in San Francisco. This year the symposium is focusing on Impact, Future, and Flavor tracks and these topics related to cultured meat. CMS18 brings entrepneurs, investors, scientists, and industry professionals discussing cellular agriculture topics. Learn more at cms18.com San Francisco User Experience Designers San Francisco UX Designers is a group that discusses the role of design in software development. From visual design, user interface design, front-end development to backend programming, the role of design is essential. Learn how to improve the visual appearance or functionality of your project through design thinking. Everyone is welcome. No prior experience in design required. Refreshments will be served. To attend this event, please RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/design-jam-envisioning-the-future-of-clean-meat-tickets-48377843432

    IndieBio

    479 Jessie St · San Francisco, CA

  • Visual Design and Sketching for Portfolios + Portfolio Review
    This session will address the process of designing effective portfolios. We will touch on the importance of portfolios as visual design projects and tools for personal branding. In particular, we will discuss sketching as the foundation of design, and introduce materials, techniques and strategies for improving sketching skills. The talk will be followed by a portfolio peer review. Key Takeaways: -- Portfolio design principles -- Sketching strategies Speaker Bio: Amitabh Verma is a professor at the College of Environment + Design, University of Georgia, where he teaches courses in architecture, sketching and portfolio design, among other subjects. He is also a UX/ visual designer, researcher, writer and multimedia artist. He is currently on a mission to save the disappearing art of drawing and sketching. LinkedIn profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/avermadesign/ Daily artwork: https://www.instagram.com/red.corvus/

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    WeWork 995 Market St

    995 Market St · San Francisco

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