Nailing User Interviews

About this session

User Interviews are not only one of the cornerstone of user-centered design, but also one of the easiest techniques to mess it up. In this workshop, we will share some stories from past projects, and hopefully get you feeling confident to perform this activity in small and large-scale research projects.

Who is this for:

Designers, Product Managers, Product Owners, Strategists.

Benefits of doing it:

  • Learning to frame the problems through user vision;
  • Help to build empathy across the project and stakeholders;
  • Remove bias from the team involved.

What we will cover:

  • Real world examples;
  • Writing screeners and what are they for;
  • How to recruit users;
  • Writing your testing plan;
  • How to prepare for the interviews;
  • How to perform Interviews;
  • Do’s and Don’ts;
  • Tips and tricks to consolidate insights.

 


Event Details and Registration:

Date & Time:  16th – January / 2019
Location: (To be confirmed)
Spots available: (10-20 to be confirmed)
Session Fee: All events are free of charge unless stated otherwise

Register at Eventbrite

 


Attendance Disclaimer:

We have limited spots for this session (10-20) and the following rules will apply:

  • The total amount of spots will be defined after the venue is selected.
  • Registering to the event does not guarantee a spot, you’ll be notified before the event
  • The spots will be given as first come first serve basis
  • A confirmation e-mail will be sent approximately 10 days prior to the session, failing to confirm within 48 hours will lead to forfeit of the spot and the spot will be given to a person on the waiting list
  • Failing to show up to the session after confirmation will automatically put you on a waiting list for any future event
  • If you have any questions feel free to contact us at ixdadubai@gmail.com

Design leadership open talk. The challenges and learnings from building teams.

About this session

There is a growing interest from designers and other professionals in moving into a user experience role.  This is a growing field that has received a lot of attention from different companies as usability, research and interaction design becomes more and more needed capabilities across teams.

Panel of Speakers

  • Åsa Andersson: Director of User Experience and Creative Director @ DU
  • Ryan Dunlap: Head of Customer Engagement @ Etihad
  • Diego Homem: Director of Experience Design. @ Revonic
  • Mark Carson: Co-Founder and Director @ Discovered

Who is this for:

Anyone interested in a career move or building design teams

Benefits of attending this session:

  • Get a better understanding of user experience practices;
  • Understand the different roles and areas of expertise;
  • Get insights into how exciting this move can be for you and how to make it happen.

What we will cover:

  • Roles and areas of expertise;
  • Career path and progression;
  • Present the roadmap to your first UX job.

 


Event Details and Registration:

Date & Time:  24th – October / 2018
Location: Dubai Future Acceletors Auditorium at Emirates Towers
Spots available: (˜100)
Session Fee: All events are free of charge unless stated otherwise

Register at Eventbrite

 


Attendance Disclaimer:

We have limited spots for this session (10-20), and the following rules will apply:

  • The total amount of spots will be defined after the venue is selected.
  • Registering to the event does not guarantee a spot, you’ll be notified before the event
  •  Spots will be given as first come first serve basis
  • A confirmation e-mail will be sent approximately 10 days before the session, failing to confirm within 48 hours will lead to forfeit of the spot, and the spot will be given to a person on the waiting list
  • Failing to show up to the session after confirmation will automatically put you on a waiting list for any future event
  • If you have any questions feel free to contact us at ixdadubai@gmail.com