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Designathon

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Pólo Zero

Rua de São Filipe de Nery

4050-070 Porto

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Designathon is an event that aims to bring Designers together. You are expected, as a group, to deliver an awesome functional prototype following Google's Design Sprint Kit guidelines. The theme will be disclosed at the event. You have 48 hours to have fun!

(more information on http://portoux.org/designathon.html)



For whom?

This event is made for Designers with a special emphasis in the User Experience, Customer Experience, User Interface, Interaction Design fields.



How does this work?

You just have to show up, contribute with your awesome ideas and try to get the prize at the end!

We have snacks & drinks during the event.



What am I going to do?

  • Develop communication skills and knowledge sharing
  • Solve real problems through Design-Thinking and creativity
  • Meet exceptional people
  • Learn, win prizes and have a lot of fun!



Event Schedule (we are expecting some changes that will be announced at the latest)

Saturday (19/01)

11:00 - Registration

11:30 - Introduction, Google's Design Sprint Kit description and theme disclosure

12:00 - Group formation

12:30 - Understand & Sketch

13:30 - Lunch

14:00 - Understand & Sketch (cont.)

15:30 - Decide & Prototype

16:30 - Coffee Break

17:00 - Decide & Prototype (cont.)

20:00 - Closing session

Sunday (20/01)

11:00 - Validate (User Testing)

[Iteration of the prototyping and testing process as many times as you need]

13:30 - Lunch

14:30 - Validate (User Testing) (cont.)

16:30 - Coffee Break

17:00 - Presentation of final Functional Prototypes of each group

18:00 - Deliberation of the Judges

19:00 - Announcement of the winner Functional Prototype and award ceremony

19:45 - Acknowledgments and closing Session



FAQ's

You should bring a computer with the software you see fit and a camera/phone for any photographs or recording you may want to take. Keep in mind that you cannot photograph or record users while on the testing phase without their express consent.


If you have any questions, please email us at portoux@portoux.org


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