My UX Wish for 2020: Lightning Talks and Holiday Bash

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Join the Seattle Women of Design & UX in partnership with Women Talk Design for an end-of-year bash at Adobe, sponsored by Adobe XD and Women Talk Design!

Join us for snacks and drinks, and bring a food donation to enter into our raffles. All food donations will benefit the local Food Bank @ St. Mary's (thefbsm.org).

First, seaDUXX members will give short lightning talks on “My UX Wish for 2020”. Next, we’ll announce raffle winners with prizes including Adobe Creative Cloud memberships! Then stick around for more snacks, conversation, and good cheer!

Thank you so much to this wonderful community for working with and supporting each other! We’re excited to spend another year with you, and hope you join us in this celebration.

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Raffle Prizes
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2 Adobe CC memberships

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Schedule
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6:00 - 6:30PM ... Mingle, enjoy some snacks, and enter the raffles
6:30 - 7:15PM .... “My UX Wish for 2020” lightning talks
7:15 - 8:30PM .... Announce raffle winners, and enjoy the party!

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Lightning Talk Presenters
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Katlyn Greene | UX Designer, Freelance
I am a passionate UX Designer and Researcher with enterprise experience and a knack for storytelling. I am dedicated to inclusive design, embracing ambiguity, and creating intuitive experiences across platforms.

Ash Oliver | UX Student
Insatiably curious with a love for a challenge. I like to jump into the deep end and bring clarity to the complex. I believe that the power to create long-lasting relationships with customers is rooted in honest and well-crafted experiences.

Chelsea L. Peterson | UX Researcher, Google
As a UX Researcher I bring all disciplines (PM, design, and dev) into my research process, to build empathy and cultivate a customer-centric culture. I strive to uncover research insights that enable my teams to solve for user needs in a way that will ultimately impact product growth.

Hina Shahid | Founder, Project Pluralist
I am a strategic designer, design educator and a design entrepreneur. I am passionate about designing alternative solutions, and imagining new realities. My proficiency lies in design-led innovation—helping organizations create new products, environments, services, & business models that balance economic viability & human value.

Mary Simpson | UX Designer, REI
I dig great, accessible design. I love making life less frustrating for the people I really work for - the customer! As a UX Designer, I've worked internally with amazing teams at Amazon and REI and externally for clients such as the University of Washington, Yale University, Disney/Lucasfilm, LEGO, Hasbro, Lexus, Cadillac, and GM. I'm passionate about accessibility design, womxn's access to education, gender diversity, the outdoors, and LGBTQIA2+ rights.

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Event Sponsors
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Adobe XD
https://www.adobe.com/products/xd.html

Women Talk Design
https://womentalkdesign.com

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Recommended Donations
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Canned chicken, tuna, salmon
Canned vegetables, fruits, and beans, and soups
Peanut butter
Pasta
Rice
Cereal, oatmeal, granola bars, energy bars
Juice, Ensure, or other nutritional supplement drinks
Diapers (sizes 3, 4, 5)
Formula
Wipes
Clothing (newborn to size 2)
Bar soap, shampoo, and lotion
Toothpaste and toothbrushes
Deodorant
Band-aids
Toilet paper
Combs
Feminine products