UX London is a fantastic three-day event which opens with a day of inspirational presentations, followed by two days of practical, in-depth workshops covering core skills, strategic thinking and advanced techniques.
TalksWednesday 18 April
UX London presenters represent the cream of user experience practitioners worldwide. By attending, you will gain the wisdom of years of experience from this amazing cast of engaging speakers and effective teachers.
Registration8:00 - 9:30
9:30 - 10:15
On Long Noses, Sampling, Synthesis, Design and Innovation
It is my belief that professional design has both a rhythm and a process – both of which can be learned and effectively practiced, even if you would rather be doing anything else but work on that design.
10:15 - 11:00
The Rise of Lean Startup
What does Lean Startup mean? And will it play well with User Experience? A crash course on Lean Startup, Customer Development, and how these trends are resolving some of the most difficult problems UX professionals face.
- 9:30 - 10:15
Break11:00 - 11:30
11:30 - 12:15
Organising Mobile Web Experiences
The things that make mobile devices unique have a big impact on how we can organise and guide people through the content of our web experiences.
12:15 - 13:00
A Content Strategy Roadmap
How to make a website: discover, define, design, develop, deploy.
- 11:30 - 12:15
Lunch13:00 - 14:30
14:30 - 15:15
Mobile & UX: Inside the Eye of the Perfect Storm
The world of web application design is expanding at a rapid rate. The flood of iPad applications and successful online businesses are showing our executives that design matters.
15:15 - 15:30
From Print to iPad: designing a reading experience
UX Designers always talk about failing early and often, but we rarely share the gritty details of the problems we face and the disasters we narrowly avert when working behind closed doors.
15:30 - 15:45
Design with an Opinion
Companies presenting themselves with a casual voice is all the rage, but deep engagement with the customers you want requires one more step forward. You have to break beyond the corporate instinct of avoiding risk and instead take a stand.
15:45 - 16:00
Designing the Skycouch: How Air New Zealand moved from selling seats to selling experiences
At the end of 2006, the Air New Zealand board challenged a small team to redesign the long-haul flying experience. Just over three years later, Air New Zealand unveiled the Skycouch, the world’s first lie-flat economy-class bed.
- 14:30 - 15:15
Break16:00 - 16:30
16:30 - 17:15
The Next Step for Design: Social Entrepreneurship
As designers are increasingly recognized as both thought leaders and the drivers of large-scale change, it’s become evident that we’ve outgrown the traditional contexts of our work - as stewards of organizational change in large corporations, and as hired guns at consultancies.
- 16:30 - 17:15
Welcome Drinks in the Carbon Bar18:00 - 19:00, Sponsored by Morgan Kaufmann
Come and join us for a complimentary welcome drink, courtesy of Morgan Kaufmann Publishers.www.carbonbar.co.uk
UX Bookclub in the Carbon Bar19:00
If you've signed up for UX book club, join the discussion in the Carbon Bar.