What is Austin UXPA?Austin UXPA is a chapter of the User Experience Professionals Association. We are a community of user experience designers, researchers, IAs, content strategists and developers.
When do we meet?We generally meet the first Tuesday of the month somewhere in Austin. Check our Meetup page for full details. Networking begins at 6:30 p.m. Meetings begin at 7 p.m.
Author Archives: Candice McFarland
For our May meeting, Lawrence Najjar will lead us in an interactive, highly participatory exercise to design a concept for a near-future, feasible, and popular smartwatch. We will discuss the advantages and disadvantages of a wrist mounted device, then brainstorm … Continue reading
If you went to SXSW Interactive, we want to hear about it. What was insightful, interesting, fun, thought-provoking? Those of us who didn’t go can get a mini SXSW for free! For those of you who want to share, this … Continue reading
We are pleased to announce the new Austin UXPA board members for 2013. They are Candice McFarland, President; Sasha Wolosin, Vice President; and Julie Lowe, Secretary. Candice McFarland is the customer engagement manager for Dell’s B2B websites globally. What does … Continue reading
Rock Star Senior UX Designer Wanted When presented with a thorny problem, do you immediately grab pencil and paper to figure out the solution? Are you always considering ways that the real world can better organize and present information (e.g. … Continue reading
Dear Austin UXPA members, We will hold elections on Tuesday, Feb. 5, to elect Austin UXPA board members for the 2013 calendar year. This is a volunteer (non-paid) position with the following benefits and responsibilities. We encourage you to reach … Continue reading