Join us on the eve of Valentine's Day to hear from a panel of seasoned developers sharing insights, tips, and stories about working with designers. The panel will discuss their experiences working with Design to create great user experiences… without killing each other!
After the panel we'll have an opportunity for audience Q&A (pssst... designers, this is the time to ask the developers all those burning questions and hear what they really think!) Then stick around for some cheerful socializing, and get to know your fellow UX and AIGA Seattle community members one-on-one.
5:30pm Doors open, snacks will be served, cash bar.
6pm Panel and Audience Q&A
7- 9pm Mingle/Networking
Our Awesome Panelists:
Marcelo Calbucci, CTO/Co-Founder, Everymove.com
Marcelo is the Co-founder & CTO of EveryMove, a startup creating a rewards and incentive marketplace for your healthy physical activities. Marcelo was the founder of Seattle 2.0 (sold to GeekWire in Dec/2011), the founder of Sampa (tech startup) and a Development Manager at Microsoft’s Bing.
Jana Harper, Co-founder, Well Crafted
Jana dove headfirst into programming in 1999, teaching herself how to code on the job. She attended UW part-time and earned a degree in computing in 2008. In 2009 she co-founded Duo with her husband Keith. Together they created Well Crafted - a simple, customizable portfolio. Jana has two other products in the prototype stage, runs a coworking studio with Keith, and continues to freelance to pay the bills.
Kevin Moore, Co-founder, PixelLab
Kevin started programming at 9 and was building web software professionally at 15. Kevin spent 6 years at Microsoft working on Microsoft Windows and Windows Presentation Foundation as a Program Manager. He became a recognized expert in component design and implementation for user interfaces. Kevin now provides software consulting and freelancing services targeting Open Source web technologies.
Dale Sande, UIE/Developer, Getty Images
career['designer'] = 'developer' Dale began his career as a print designer. Seeing the possibilities before him, he started to design for the web in the mid 90s. Self taught, he began developing websites and in early 2001 and was a founding member of an Enterprise CMS start-up as lead-designer and UIE. Dale is currently working for Getty Images as a UIE and Presentation Layer Developer with .NET and Ruby teams.
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AIGA's national mission: http://www.aiga.org/about/
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