Events

2020 UX Speaker Series

Fridays, winter quarter
11:30 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.
Savery Hall, room 260

In winter quarter, the Department of Human Centered Design & Engineering hosts a 10-week seminar series on User Experience (UX), where we welcome industry experts to speak about current issues and research in the field. Members of the University of Washington community are welcome to attend the presentations.

JANUARY 10

Ljubomir Bradic
Director of Design, Sage Bionetworks
Topic: Design systems

JANUARY 17

Jerrod Larson
UX Design & Research Manager, Google
Topic: Overview of UX field

JANUARY 24

Saiph Savage
Director, Human Computer Interaction Lab, West Virginia University; Data Scientist, Microsoft
Topic: Fighting Disinformation with UX Super Powers

JANUARY 31

Stephanie Ballard
PhD student, UW iSchool
Topic: Judgment Call

FEBRUARY 7

Talk canceled due to illness

FEBRUARY 14

Dana Bublitz
Senior Information Architect, Microsoft
Rachel Price
Senior Information Architect, Microsoft
Topic: Incformation architecture for UX

FEBRUARY 21

Marc Dougherty
Site Reliability Engineer, Google
Topic: Influencing Organizations

FEBRUARY 28

Paula Chuchro
Senior Product Manger, Hulu
Topic: The UX of Television

MARCH 6

Remote viewing for registered class participants only
Dave Kim
Program Officer, Financial Services for the Poor, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Topic: Design for financial inclusion

MARCH 13

Talk canceled