Painting Squirrels Purple: The Evolution of UX Hard/Soft Skills
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Rob Fitzgibbon and Kate O'Connor Presenting:
Paint Squirrels Purple: The Evolution of UX Hard/Soft Skills
Kate and Rob's talk will cover how the User Experience field has grown over the past decade, what
companies want in a UX professional, and what skills and strengths are currently in demand.
Anyone interested in learning more about where UX has been and is headed should attend this talk.
About Our Speakers
Rob Fitzgibbon (Mobiquity)
Rob has been UX professional for close to twenty years, both here in Boston and in the Bay Area. A UXPA Boston board member, Rob works for Mobiquity, a professional services firm that specializes in mobile solutions.
Kate O'Connor (Onward Search)
Kate is a UX & Digital Staffing Consultant and Recruiter with Onward Search in Boston. Kate has helped build teams and match UX professionals with contract and permanent roles within Fortune 500 companies, digital creative agencies, and boutique firms in New England and throughout the country for the past 5 years.
- 6:00 PM: Meet & Greet, Refreshments
- 7:00 PM: Opening Remarks
- 7:15 PM: Rob and Kate Presenting
- 8:15 PM: Wrap up
- 8:30 PM: Networking
When & Where
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