Designer Myopia

Designer Myopia October 5, 2016 Rian Van Der Merwe, Wildbit The all-too-common phenomenon whereby, despite our best intentions, we sometimes design with a nearsightedness that results in websites and applications that please ourselves and impress our peers but don’t...

PDX Design Research Group

Smart(?)Watch: How to Find Out What Users Want from their Wearables with Zara Logue, Wells Fargo In this presentation, Zara Logue will talk about her experiences doing independent research on wearables, including the Apple Watch, Android and Pebble watches....

Let’s Pretend

LET’S PRETEND: USING PERSONAS TO PLAY WITH PROBLEMS September 14, 2016 Carolyn Chandler, Mira Fitness Anna van Slee, Sideshow Collectibles To uncover the most common problems, designers must empathize with their users and come to know the spaces and times in which...

Expose UX Live Taping

Expose UX is the web TV show where startups compete for prizes while getting feedback from user experience experts. It’s Shark Tank for UX design. Learn from the experts’ advice and improve your own product! Watch past episodes here. BE A VIP ($12): Come...

PDX Design Research Group | Sept 21

Smart(?)Watch: How to Find Out What Users Want from their Wearables with Zara Logue, Wells Fargo In this presentation, Zara Logue will talk about her experiences doing independent research on wearables, including the Apple Watch, Android and Pebble watches....