Customer Experience Exchange for Retail in Miami

Posted by on Jun 8, 2016 in Conference | No Comments

I was invited to attend Customer Experience Exchange for Retail in Miami with Director of Customer Experience at QVC. My goal was to seek out what other retailers are leveraging current technologies to support their relevant customer experience. QVC was looking into implementing  current technologies and optimize solution for personalized shopping experience.

INTX 2016 hosted by NCTA in Boston

Posted by on May 29, 2016 in Events | No Comments

The Internet and Television Expo 2016 in Boston (May 16 – 18) was focused on “What’s Next for TV” since the landscape of TV ecosystem has been disrupting with the digital television industry. Digital streaming services like Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime Video are rapidly changing consumer viewing behaviors as well.  

UIE: UX Immersion 2016 Monday, April 18 – Wednesday, April 20

Posted by on Apr 29, 2016 in Workshop | No Comments

The workshops I took:  Marc Rettig – Adventurous User Research Techniques for Uncovering Deeper Insights.  Amy Jo Kim – Effective Game Design Approaches for Engaging Users Big take aways from these workshops are it starts with the conversations that shape relationships as design is conversational.  Design is a process: Sure we make stuff along the way, but […]

CES 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada

Posted by on Jan 10, 2016 in Events | No Comments

One word to describe CES 2016 in Las Vegas was FANTASTIC. This year was a record breaking in every sense. 177,000 people attended including 50,000 people representing 150 international countries. Big or small startup, over 3,800 companies participated to launch innovation to global market. During the show, “#CES2016” was used close to 1.3 million times. […]

UX Advantage Conference in Baltimore, Maryland

Posted by on Aug 19, 2015 in Conference | No Comments

UX strategy issues no one else is talking about. What does it take to create a culture of design? How does putting user experience first change the way organizations work? If you’re in charge of your organization’s UX initiatives, lead a UX design team, or work as a Senior Designer, this conference will get you […]

Lean UX Workshop in Boston

Posted by on Jul 23, 2015 in Workshop | No Comments

Taking my team to the Lean UX Workshop in Boston was an awesome experience. It was facilitated by Josh Seiden who is co-author of Lean UX. The Lean UX approach to interaction design is tailor made for today’s web driven reality. Inspired by Lean and Agile development theories, Lean UX lets you focus on the actual […]

The 8th Wharton Web Conference

Posted by on Jul 16, 2015 in Conference | No Comments

I was so excited about this conference is the keynote speaker, Jesse James Garrett who is a user experience designer wrote The Elements of User Experience. Also, he is renowned thought leader on innovation, product strategy and customer-centered design. Developed the industry standard for user experience in Web design. Coined the term Ajax and defined […]

Design Playbook Workshop

Posted by on Nov 19, 2014 in Workshop | No Comments

Design Playbook At eBay, there was a big design initiative by our CEO, John Donahoe who hired John Meada, chair of the ebay inc. Design Advisory Board to help to form a vibrant design community across all of ebay and paypal. From the Philadelphia (KOP) office about 40 people including the studio folks hopped on […]

Recently attended IA Summit 2014 in San Diego, California

Posted by on Apr 8, 2014 in Conference | No Comments

This was my first time attending the IA Summit 2014. At first, the conference was overwhelming because there were so many fascinating speakers and sessions scheduled, and I wanted to attend them all. However, after taking a few deep breath, I was able to select sessions that are related to my field of work. Also selected as many sessions as […]