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.
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Telling our own story can be difficult, and developing a UX portfolio can be challenging for even the most experienced UX professional. We have gathered together 5 leading UX professionals from the Austin area to discuss their portfolio expectations. Topics … Continue reading
Historically, UX professionals concerned themselves with on-screen interactions – typically on an individual device – but increasingly, design challenges involve experiences across multiple devices, some of which may have no screen at all. Join us for a presentation and discussion … Continue reading
It’s all about the user. You build great software and/or design amazing user experiences, but without both development and design/UX working together, and working well, that user eventually becomes disappointed with your product and moves on. You don’t want that. So … Continue reading
It can be especially challenging to gather information about users’ experiences over time. Diary studies provide a unique opportunity to access longitudinal data and can often be relatively inexpensive to conduct. In this workshop we will explore the use of diary … Continue reading
Often, the primary goal of user research is to answer specific questions about a design. But what happens when a mind shift is made from “conducting research” to “building a lasting relationship”? Anna Rowe and Kellie Mecham from the SolarWinds … Continue reading