FITC Spotlight UX (Online)

2020-12-08 00:00:00 2020-12-09 00:00:00 America/Toronto FITC Spotlight UX (Online) Join us for this exciting afternoon online event for designers looking to extend their UX skills with six amazing talks and Q&A. The event will run from 12pm to 5:00 EST and will have six speakers.   Why buy a ticket? Ideas and inspiration Network… Online FITC Online

Accessibility is hard, and other myths
Accessibility work is complex. It’s easy to get overwhelmed when you’re first starting out – especially if you don’t have access to an accessibility specialist on your team or in… Read more…
Accessibility Process Work Better
Devon Persing
Design for Cognitive Bias – Using Mental Shortcuts for Good Instead of Evil
Users’ minds take shortcuts to get through the day. Usually they’re harmless. Even helpful. But what happens when they’re not? In this talk I’ll use real-world examples to identify some… Read more…
Design Ethics Inspire
David Dylan Thomas
David Dylan Thomas, LLC
First Do No Harm: Ethics in Digital Product Design
We know that ability is equally distributed among humans, and opportunity is not. The need for skilled technologists is growing, and with it our ability to empower individuals with accessible… Read more…
Ethics UX/UI
Mariah Hay
Help Scout
How to: Craft a Lasting and Fulfilling Career in Design
The ground that the design-and-technology field sits is constantly shifting. The forces of change can be imperceptible. Over decades, the economy has moved from manufacturing “things” to services and products,… Read more…
Design Inspire Work Better
Michael Yap
The UX of LEGO Interface Panels
Two studs wide and sloped at 45°, the most sought-after LEGO bricks of our childhood have a big secret. Their brightly coloured patterns hide a myriad of UX lessons about… Read more…
Design Interaction UX/UI
George Cave
Truths and Myths about animation in our work
As an industry we make a lot of assumptions about animation and its role in our work. Some assume you have to be a motion designer to do UI animation… Read more…
Animation Motion Process UX/UI
Val Head