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REDESIGN | A UX Design Hackathon

General Assembly LA

Sunday, February 16, 2014 from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM (PST)

Santa Monica, CA

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REDESIGN | A UX Design Hackathon

Sunday Funday, February 16th from 9 am - 6 pm

Do you have great ideas for a UX design overhaul? Join us for this rapid-paced full-day UX design hackathon at General Assembly on February 16th. Teams of designers, budding designers and entrepreneurial thinkers will spend a day redesigning a digital product with the goal of improving the existing user experience. Prototypes will then be demonstrated at an on-site event and a panel of judges from the UX design world will select the winning teams.  Mentors will be at the event all day to help flesh out your ideas.   
 
 
REDESIGN is about ideas, kindling, and the future of design.

Judges include: 

Steffen Hoffman, CPO, 20JEANS
Jay Stakelon, VP of Product Design, Fullscreen
Marcella Missirian, President of UXPA & UX Director, Media Mash Inc
Kyle Bylin, User Researcher, Live Nation Labs
Sean Kelly, UX Manager, Kaiser Permanente
Cesar Gomez, Senior UI/UX Designer at Direct TV
 
 
Mentors include:

Natacha Gaymer-Jones, Director of Digital Production, HYFN
Cauri Jaye, CTO & Product Owner at Rhubarb LLC
Renata Amaral, Founder and CEO at Entertainment and Art Talent (EAT)
Adam Fischbach, UI/UX Designer at YapStone
Chris Scott, Creative Manager at the Audience

Agenda
9 AM // Check In, Breakfast & Team Formation
10 AM // Agenda Overview & UX 101
11-4PM // Teams work on prototypes
4PM // Teams will present their prototypes to a panel of judges
6PM // Winner announced

Please note: Teams are capped at 6 participants made the morning of and all attendees are subject to GA's approval. 
Prerequisites: UX design experience not necessary. 

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Interested in delving deeper? Our UXDI immersive course begins March 3rd.

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Join the conversation! Use the hashtag #GAredesign to stay connected.

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Can't make it? Sign up at http://generalassemb.ly/la to stay in the loop on future events and classes.

                                  




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General Assembly LA
1520 2nd St
Santa Monica, CA 90401

Sunday, February 16, 2014 from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM (PST)


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General Assembly LA

General Assembly @GA_LA is a New York born global community empowering people to pursue work they love through skills based education in technology, business and design with campuses located in New York City, London, Washington DC, San Francisco, Sydney, Melbourne, Boston, Seattle, Atlanta, Chicago, Santa Monica & Los Angeles!

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