Lean UX for Digital Designers
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT)
Los Angeles, CA
WORKSHOP: Hands-on Lean User Experience for Digital Designers
July 30 , 2013, 7pm - 9:00pm @ OPODZ, a co-working space in Downtown LA
Instructors: Lane Halley (Carbon Five) & Jaime Levy (JLR Interactive)
This is a 2-hour, hands-on workshop geared toward digital designers. You will learn Lean UX techniques that can be used immediately with your clients and teams.
The following topics will be covered along with hands on exercises:
What is Lean UX
Defining the Product & Customer
Exploring Key User Experiences
- Validating the Customer and Idea with Qualitative Research
Note: Some of the exercises will require a laptop/tablet so bring one if you can or be okay with sharing one with another attendee.
Event capacity: 25 attendee limit.
Networking to follow at the nearby Far Bar LA at 347 East 1st Street.
About Lane Halley
Lane is a product designer at Carbon Five, where she uses Lean UX design and Agile construction methods to create Web and mobile products. Lane’s a popular teacher and speaker on the subjects of user experience (UX), Lean Startup, Agile and product design. Recent speaking engagements include The Los Angeles UX Meetup, The Lean Startup Conference, QconSF and Agile UX NYC.
See right column for more info about Jaime.
* Tickets are non-refundable within 30 days of the event.
When & Where
JLR Interactive | OPODZ
Jaime Levy (see Wikipedia article and LinkedIn profile) has been a pioneer for over 20 years in the creation of innovative browsing and non-linear storytelling experiences for digital products and services distributed on disk media, mobile devices, the Web and iTV. These days she runs a User Experience Strategy and Design consultancy in Los Angeles called JLR Interactive that caters to startups and enterprises who are open to practicing "lean" principles for transforming their business concepts into sustainable and scalable online solutions.
Throughout her career, Jaime has been a part-time college professor, for 7 years at NYU ITP and is currently teaching UX Design in the Fall/Spring quarters and UX Strategy in the Winter quarter at UCLA Extension.
Opodz is a creative coworking space located at 362 E. 2nd Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012. Opodz provides comfortable shared desk space and high speed WiFi Internet access in a well-designed, creative office environment. Opodz also features an event space, conference room, kitchen, and above all, a friendly, collaborative, professional atmosphere among members. Opodz offers various levels of month-to-month membership, and a daily drop-in rate is also available. It is also available for events, seminars, and meet-ups. Please come on and down and check it out for yourself!