Achieving Accessibility in Practice through a Design System

We all understand the power of accessible and inclusive products. But since accessibility doesn’t hurt the bottom line for most small organizations/ startups, it is […]

When
March 4, 2020
2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

The Goldilocks Zone: Riding the Inflexible Point to Optimize Design

The design process is inherently filled with inefficiencies. It’s a semi-structured meandering through exploration and iteration – some of which push innovation and nudge the […]

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March 3, 2020
3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

What Inclusion Really Means – A Pluriversal Approach to User Experience

UX design is not inclusive enough. We see that in its practice, designers do not go far enough to acknowledge the differences that make us […]

When
March 4, 2020
2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

Mapping the Patient Experience

How a design team is working to improve the genomic testing experience for cancer patients. Foundation Medicine is a Boston-based company that is advancing precision […]

When
March 3, 2020
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Turning Your Design-Led Product Vision Into A Reality

As designers, how can we ensure that the product visions that we create actually become a reality? What best practices, partnerships and processes can we […]

When
March 3, 2020
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Designing for the Patient

Principles and best practices for designing an excellent health care experience For the most part, people don’t engage with the health care system by choice; […]

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Grand 1
When
March 3, 2020
4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Designing a Human Conversation

Slides Video Recording Designing an experience that delivers the right message, to the right person, at the right time is HARD. Using AI to design […]

When
February 28, 2018
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

The Power of Design Sprints to Drive Ethical Design

One of the primary benefits of the Design Sprint process is that it incorporates user research and validation into the design and development process. By […]

When
March 1, 2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Building Successful Consumer Products End to End

Having led design teams across a variety of global-scale products (including Google Maps, YouTube, and Facebook), I’ve found there are some themes that repeat themselves, […]

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March 1, 2018
2:15 pm - 3:15 pm

Understanding and Applying Accessibility: a Crash Course

“You are not your Users.” Tim Broadwater’s powerful UX mantra perfectly sums up the most important principle behind Accessibility. We are not the people we […]

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February 27, 2018
1:30 pm - 5:00 pm