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Super Meetup: Exploring the boundaries of design

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Jama Software

135 SW Taylor St #200

Portland, OR 97204

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Join us for an evening of Ignite talks where we explore the boundaries of design. This event is a super meet up, meant to draw together local designers, communicators, and writers working in industry, community, and academia.

We will feature short, engaging, lightning talks from folks working on the boundaries of design.

This event is held in conjunction with SIGDOC 2019, consider joining us for the conference on Oct 4-6. Learn more about SIGDOC 2019.

Lighting Talks:

How Assistive Technology Becomes All Technology (or, Devices You've Never Heard Of)
Callie Carroll, Columbia Sportswear, @cUsability

Creating Reusable UX Microcopy through Design Systems and Beyond
Tanna Waters, Cvent, @tannaPDX

Beyond Technical Writing: Using Tech Writing Philosophies to Learn a Dying Language (By Teaching Others)
Erin Grace, Epiq, @erin_rtfm

Hostile Design of Everyday Experiences
Ron Bronson, 18F, @ronbronson

It Takes Two (or More): Keeping the Traffic Flowing at the Intersection of Commerce and Academics
Mo Nishiyama, Oregon Health Sciences University (OHSU), @synthcat

Taking Action Toward More Socially Just Communication Design: The 4Rs
Rebecca Walton, Utah State University, @rebeccawwalton2

Doing Participatory Design: Challenges and Missing Pieces
Michele Simmons, Miami University, @simmonwm

....and more!

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