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CHIFOO Annual Bowling Party

Come join us for the annual CHI-Bowl to enjoy some indoor sports. Dig out your bowling shirt and bowl a few games, or just hang out and socialize with your friends and colleagues. Families are welcome, too!

Cost
CHIFOO members get in free. Non-members or guests get the full bowling package for just $10, and bring the kids—your entire family can bowl for $20! It’s a heck of a deal.

Don’t forget your lucky bowling ball!

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Storytelling Versus Specifications:
The Politics of Introducing New Design in a Large Organization

Colin Bay, Thug Design | Dwayne King, Pinpoint. | Chris Tobias, Technology Association of Oregon

Innovation is all the rage today. But how do you actually get your crazy, life changing ideas turned into real products when you work for a large, complex organization? Check out our panel of seasoned troublemakers to learn how you too can become a force for change within a large team and still keep your job.

 

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Inclusion Before Diversity: Creating a Culture of Learning
and Encouraging Getting it Wrong

Ivana McConnell, Senior UI/UX Designer at Customer.ioIvana McConnell, Senior UI/UX Designer at Customer.io

Why tech companies should focus on achieving inclusion first, attending to employees’ specific self-care needs in order to create a platform for diversity to flourish, and better software made. People are chaotic, and product design has to account for them— this is challenging, and often solved by doing research and testing.

 

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