What we're about

This group is for people working or interested in user experience, design thinking, product management, experience design, UX research and prototyping. This meetup features different event formats including product & UX hackathons, panel discussions, workshops, learning sessions, presentations, and more! :)

Upcoming events (5+)

UX Mini Hackathon Series w/ Real Startup Client @ NYU EdTech Accelerator

NYC - please see Eventbrite link below

UX Mini Hackathon Series: Education Startup Client @ NYU EdTech Accelerator ***Grab your ticket on Eventbrite (space is limited - register early to get a spot and a cheaper ticket): https://bit.ly/2D4z7Wu --- Looking to practice your UX skills, learn, meet cool people and help improve a real startup product? Welcome to UX Mini Hackathon Series. What is the UX Mini Hackathon? Our UX mini hackathons are short one-evening events featuring real organizations that provide problems that can be addressed with design and technology. Attendees collaborate in teams, brainstorm and prototype their solutions and then present back to the organizations. Teams are provided with feedback from clients / mentors and can win in various categories (and get prizes, if available). Who should attend? Those who want to improve their UX/prototyping skills by helping a real organization: UX and UI designers, product designers, researchers, product people, developers, aspiring UX professionals and other tech people who want to meet new people, learn and advance their UX skills in a team environment. What will the format be like? - Organizations are invited and requested to provide a problem that they would like help with where design and technology can help (design brief will be shared with attendees a bit in advance) - During the 3 hour UX hackathon, the teams will be able to put together a basic idea and prototype their solution - Teams will have the opportunity to present their solution to the client(s) / UX mentors and get feedback - The winning team and others interested might continue working on the project if they and the organization are interested **Important - what you will need: - Laptops will be quite useful ;) - You need to be able to use design / prototyping tools (any tools of your choice will work: i.e. Sketch, Adobe Suite (design), InVision, Marvel or Principle for Mac, Pixate, Axure, or at least POP, Balsamiq or Keynote) Takeaways - Practice your UX skills in a fast-paced team environment - Make connections with other cool UX people and accelerator leadership - Gain experience and help improve a real startup product - Enhance your presentation, team collaboration and client interaction skills --- ***Get your ticket on Eventbrite (register early to get a spot and a cheaper ticket): https://bit.ly/2D4z7Wu

UXHQ Happy Hour

Stitch Bar & Lounge

Do not miss a great opportunity to mingle and hang out with fellow UX professionals! Make connections, friends and have fun! The event is BYOD (B is for buy, D is for Drinks so please do NOT bring your own drinks to the bar :)

UXHQ Happy Hour

Stitch Bar & Lounge

Do not miss a great opportunity to mingle and hang out with fellow UX professionals! Make connections, friends and have fun! The event is BYOD (B is for buy, D is for Drinks so please do NOT bring your own drinks to the bar :)

UXHQ Happy Hour

Stitch Bar & Lounge

Do not miss a great opportunity to mingle and hang out with fellow UX professionals! Make connections, friends and have fun! The event is BYOD (B is for buy, D is for Drinks so please do NOT bring your own drinks to the bar :)

Past events (63)

How to Break into UX with Designers from BLADE & Prsnt App

NYC - please see Eventbrite link below

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