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UX for Entrepreneurs

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MaRS Centre (CR-2)

101 College St, Toronto ON

Toronto, Ontario M5G 1L7

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This event will have expert design panelists as they provide insights and discuss the design industry. The panel will touch on areas of UX design and how it is important for business. In the panel, we will also discuss how design can help grow your business.

What you will learn:

• Why UX is important for your business
• UX strategies to better understand your target customer
• The fundamentals of developing design strategies
• How to think like a UX Designer
• Trends in digital design


The Panelists:

Markus Grupp - ‎Director, Experience Design at Indigo

Markus leads a team of designers responsible for designing delightful digital and physical experiences for Indigo customers and employees, while leading a human-centred, design-led transformation across the company. Markus has held leadership roles in experience, product, and service design at Fortune 500 companies, leading design firms, and start-ups in Canada and Europe. He co-founded and led the in-house Service Design team at TELUS; built and led the Experience Design Centre of Excellence at Rogers Communications; and has held design roles at Orange/ France Telecom and Nokia/ Mobile Innovation in the United Kingdom. He has served as an advisor to start-ups in the Bay Area and Toronto-Waterloo Corridor, including Flowzo.


Raine Qian - Director of Product Design at Tulip Retail

Raine is a design leader and an award-winning product designer. She is an expert on helping companies to improve design process, drive innovation and build human-centered digital applications. She has led product design projects across diverse industry verticals including retail, media, finance, lifestyle, and healthcare.


Suhela Kapoor - Partner at Idea Theorem

Suhela brings a decade of experience in UX. Working with fast-paced digital agencies to large corporations, she has experience designing products. Through her design-driven approach, she has helped companies achieve their business goals.


Jackie Fong - ‎Senior UI & UX Designer at Zynga

Building on her background in print and interactive design, Jackie has become an expert in user experience and interface design. She has led the creative direction on award-winning apps and games, at the core of which was collaboration, analysis, and empathy. Jackie continues to utilize her user-first ethos and skills when designing UX and UI for games at Zynga.


Agenda:

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm - Registration and Networking
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm - Panel Discussion
8:00 pm - 8:15 pm - Closing Remarks


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MaRS Centre (CR-2)

101 College St, Toronto ON

Toronto, Ontario M5G 1L7

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