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ProjectUX Series Premiere @ Bottle Rocket - The UX Show for Startups

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Bottle Rocket

14841 Dallas Parkway

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Dallas, TX 75254

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Join us for the series premiere of ProjectUX at Bottle Rocket on Wednesday, November 29th at 6:30pm. ProjectUX is the new web show where User Experience experts help startups improve their products through an in-depth UX audit - plus a round of usability testing featured on the sister show, Th​e UX Lab. Hosted by Brandon Ward, we review elements such as information architecture, accessibility, usability, and visual design with the mission of helping startups build better products.

Come see the premiere featuring the review of Dallas startup Sprinkl Conserve by UXperts Adam Polansky, Anita Cator, and Jeremy Johnson. Mingle with members of the design, tech, and startup communities as we debut this show dedicated to educating startups on the power of UX to help them create better experiences for their customers. Don't miss your chance to win a FREE UX book from one of our sponsors! We'll also be raffling off a Sprinkl device to one lucky winner.

This event is FREE and open to the public OR you can be a VIP by making a donation of any size to a front row seat and receive an additional entry into the book drawing. We will also give you a special social media shout out for supporting our mission of bringing good UX practices to startups! Drinks and food will be provided to those who attend. See you at the show!


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6:30 pm - Doors open, join us for food and drinks and get your picture taken with the cast!

7:30 pm - ProjectUX Premiere Screening

8:00 pm - Q&A panel with cast moderated by host Brandon Ward

8:30 pm - UX book and Sprinkl Conserve giveaway! Support our mission with a donation for an extra entry

9:00 pm - Event wrap-up


About the Startup

Sprinkl Conserve is a connected smart rain sensor that adds advanced conservation and cloud connectivity to your existing irrigation controller. Compatible with all existing controller models, Sprinkl allows you to set rules to determine when and how much water is used. Automatic compliance with local watering restrictions and integrating with local weather forecast saves water by watering only when necessary.


About the UXperts

Adam Polansky (@AdamTheIA) - For a long time now, Adam Polansky has been closing the gap between ideas and reality at places like Travelocity, Dr Pepper, Radio City Entertainment, and Starwood Hotels. A dedicated storyteller, he’s spending a lot of time working with new and seasoned speakers at the IA Summit, SxSW, CrankyTalk Workshops and Big (D)esign. Along with several articles, he is also a contributing author to User Experience Success Stories – How Organizations Improve by Making Easier-To-Use Software and Websites (Gower Publishing 2006). He is currently a UX Strategist with Bottle Rocket, one of the most successful mobile app agencies in the world.

Anita Cator - Anita has over 25 years of application design experience. A 15-year veteran with Sabre, most recently she's been focused on solutions for hospitality products and corporate business travel. She is a UX Designer, Visual Designer, an Interactive Designer, and she is a usability/accessibility guru. She loves the creative aspects involved in designing interfaces for desktop and mobile applications. Anita has delivered exceptional results, is recognized as a decisive and innovative leader, and works extremely well with diverse teams and on complex projects.

Jeremy Johnson (@jeremyjohnson) – Jeremy Johnson is currently the Vice President of Customer Experience for projekt202, a leader in experience-driven application design and development. He enjoys making software make sense through strategic, experience-driven thinking by working with leadership and delivery teams to communicate the value of UX in the marketplace. Jeremy has worked with companies like Samsung, Mercedes Benz Financial Services, Capital One, The Container Store, and Neiman Marcus. He is working with a range of projects from startups to some of the largest organizations in the world in both the B2B and B2C space.


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Bottle Rocket is an international, multi-disciplinary mobile studio that connects future-focused brands to their customers through sophisticated yet simple mobile experiences.

Big Design Events is the premiere design conference for user experience and usability professionals, digital marketers, designers, content strategists and developers. Our goal is to provide a low-cost, high-value conference experience. Big Design speakers are a diverse mix of industry brainiacs, well-known authors, web influencers, application developers and Oscar & Emmy winners. With over 1,000 attendees, the biggest names and the brightest minds show up at the Big Design Conference.

DevMountain is an industry-leading coding school that began in the heart of the Wasatch Mountains. Founded by fellow coders, DevMountain's expert faculty are passionate about sharing their craft and empowering the next wave of programmers, entrepreneurs and designers. To learn more about their UX Design program, visit devmountain.com.

The Dallas UXPA (User Experience Group) is the local chapter of UXPA International. This group serves the needs of designers in the greater Dallas-Fort Worth area. They hold monthly meetings to showcase local talent or hear about a hot topic in User Experience, Design, Usability, Creativity, and so on. Let's make Dallas a point of destination for companies and creatives. Help us put Dallas on the map!

Refresh Dallas - Refresh is a community of web professionals working to refresh the creative, technical and professional aspects of new media endeavors in the Dallas area. Whether you're a designer, developer, marketer, or whatever, you have a place at Refresh. Ideas always welcomed!




PARKING INFORMATION

  • Parking is directly under the building.
  • Access the parking garage from the South-bound access road facing Dallas Parkway or from Quorum Rd on the South side of the building.
  • Park on the first level of the garage and take the parking garage elevator to the main lobby.
  • Take the North Elevators to the 8th floor


NOTE: You’ll need to enter the building from the first level of the Parking Garage. The main doors to the building will be locked. There will be signs to help direct you.


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