UX Demystified: Panel Discussion with Experts


A panel discussion with 3 UX experts to create something meaningful from a handful of UX misconceptions, the incoherent information and noise out there on digital user experience. It will be intense and thought provoking. Questions will be answered from the audience as well as recommendations, advices and suggestions given. It will be preceded with a fun and interactive design troubleshooting session and wrapped up with refreshments and networking.


• 18:00 - Doors open, Meet-n-Greet, Snacks

• 18:30 - Panelists and Sponsors intro

• 18:45 - Panel session begins

(Q&A runs alongside panel discussion)

• 20:30 - Panel session ends, Networking + Pizzas & Drinks

• 21:00 - Lights off

Panelists Line-up

[1] Lucas Cerdan (https://fr.linkedin.com/in/lucascerdan/en), Product & UX Specialist at Algolia (https://www.algolia.com) with over 4 years industry experience in digital product management. Algolia has developed a Search API that enables companies to build search with very little effort on back-end and the smart engine helps power some of the best apps on the market such as Periscope (won Apple's App of the year 2015) and Anghami (ranked one of the best apps in 2015 by Google).

[2] Sergei Golubev (https://uk.linkedin.com/in/sergeigolubev) is a pixel-perfect UX/UI Designer and co-founder of School of UX Design (http://schoolofux.com/), London. He has over 10 years of design experience working with FTSE 100 companies like Microsoft, Heathrow, British Gas as well as numerous startups. He mentors at MassChallenge and StartUp Britain.

[3] Courtney Mclean (http://www.twitter.com/courtsmclean), UX Designer at British Airways and Consultant with over 8 years of experience. He is currently improving customer journeys across a range of products over at British Airways. A little bit before that he led and built a digital design team at Hogarth Worldwide, delivering work for a wide range of clients such as Nike, Dyson, Santander, Seat and more.

Our Sponsors include:

Campus London (https://www.campus.co/london) - Google's Space for Entrepreneurs

Triad Group (http://www.triad.co.uk/) - IT Consulting, Resourcing & Investment Company

Algolia (http://www.algolia.com/) - RealTime Search API Provider

Group Website: http://www.uxconnect.org

Twitter: @ux_connect

Wish to be part of the team? Then register to become a co-organizer here (https://www.meetup.com/uxconnecthq/).