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Upcoming Events

UX ACademy informational webinar

Hosted by Designlab Admissions

Get an in-depth introduction to UX Academy and how to get started.

Thu
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Feb 29, 2024
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11:00 am
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Tue
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Mar 5, 2024
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6:00 pm
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DATA DRIVEN DESIGN INFORMATIONAL WEBINAR

Hosted by Designlab Admissions

Learn how the Data-Driven Design course can help you grow your effectiveness as a designer. You’ll learn more about: What data-driven design is.

Wed
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Mar 20, 2024
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12:00 pm
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UX by Everyone: A Journey Toward Product Excellence

Hsted by Martino Liu

​"UX by Everyone" is an insightful talk introducing the concept of a collective UX mindset, where user experience is a shared responsibility among all stakeholders around a product. This presentation highlights how every team member, from development to marketing, contributes to shaping the user experience.

TUES, FEB 27 | 5:00 PM EST

Designing for AI: How is it Different?

Hosted by Stefanie Lauria

​What is the difference between classical computing and AI, and why does it matter for UX? AI is probabilistic where as traditional software design is deterministic. Understanding the difference is important to ensure that you can provide a good user experience for AI.

FRI, MAR 1 | 4:00 PM EST

Sketching First Ideation Using AI

Hosted by Chris R. Becker

An interactive workshop using Figma (Figjam) and Scribbled Diffusion for practicing sketching with the assistance of AI. As designers, our roles are deeply connected with generating ideas, and we all need to practice. Join us to learn about the importance of ideation sketching and get some practice with new tools.

MON, MAR 4 | 4:00 PM EST

Journey to Product Design: Breaking into the Industry as an Immigrant

Hosted by Misha M. Banner

Join me for a virtual talk where I'll share my experience building a successful product design career as an immigrant with an accent. I'll be discussing the challenges I faced along the way and sharing tips on overcoming them and building a successful career in product design. Whether you're an immigrant yourself or just curious about the journey of an immigrant designer, this talk is for you!

THURS, MAR 7 | 3:00 PM EST

Closing the Gap Between Designers and Developers

Hosted by Susana Passinhas

​In this event, you will understand what it is like to work with developers and how to approach the day-to-day work with development teams so that together you can deliver the best product experience possible.

TUES, MAR 12 | 2:00 PM EST

Mastering Whiteboard Design Challenges: Unlock Your Potential with a Proven Framework

Hosted by John Isaac

​This webinar will prepare you for job interviews where a design challenge may be presented to you, specifically a whiteboard challenge. We will cover the types of design challenges, look at a proven framework, and will have a practice run.

MON, MAR 18 | 8:00 PM EST

Job Application Assessments - Show and Tell

Hosted by Susana Passinhas

​In hopes of inspiring and helping new designers to be prepared for the job market, I will be sharing some of the job application assessments I have done in my career. I will be walking you through the process, and giving you some tips.

WEDNS, MAR 20 | 2:00 PM EST

Working and Living Abroad as an International Designer

Hosted by Josie Ng

I’ll be sharing my experience living and working in three different continents as an international designer for the past 10+ years. You’ll learn how different cultures and markets offer different types of design, how living abroad has expanded my mind, how discovering new worlds has cultivated deeper empathy in me as a designer, and how that all translates into my work.

FRI, MAR 22 | 1:00 PM EST

The Power of Team Rituals

Hosted by Leandro Butteri

​Join me on a journey where we'll unlock the magic of rituals, finding intriguing connections between team dynamics and the latest discoveries in learning. ​We'll explore what motivates learning, how it aligns with psychological safety, and why it matters for crafting happier teams. We'll also explore the importance of providing opportunities for experimentation, learning from failures, and receiving feedback, all of which can foster better growth in teams.

TUES, MAR 26 | 5:00 PM EST