Thank you for joining us at our last Online Festival of UX & Design! We’ve had 5 days of talks from our 19 amazing speakers, live Q&A panels and workshops. Over 700 attendees from 33 countries all around the world.
We are excited to announce the next Festival coming up in September! Make sure to stay tuned for more information and release date.
You missed the event but still want to watch the talks from our speakers?
Sr. VP Creative
Rachel is a Senior Designer, with 10+ years experience working with award-winning Design Agencies, ground-breaking Startups, and on teams at Google since 2013 (Chrome, Search, Duo). Clients and collaborators include Seth Godin, BMW/DriveNow, Doctors without Borders, and Freeletics.
Jams, Make-a-thons, & Design Sprints @ Google
CHIEF design officer
With a background in perceptual psychology, Raphy draws on design, UX and behavioural science to create innovative behavioural interventions that transform the customer and employee experience. She has led the experience optimisation process for over 50 of the world’s major brands including Amazon, Sky and Tesco.
Using Behavioural Science to create better-informed design
senior manager ux
By day UX lead, by night (or free time and when covid allows) travel addict and photographer. Skali leads globally one of the Shopify Pillars – Shipping while spreading international mindset across the organisation.
Shopify learnings on how to take care of wellbeing as an individual, a manager and a company
Minal works as a Senior UX Researcher at Uber in San Francisco. She started at Uber 4.5 years ago in India leading research for their growth teams. In 2018, she moved to Uber Eats in San Francisco to focus on trip experience for delivery people globally. Today, she leads research for Uber Eats’ delivery people and marketplace.
Untangling a chaotic world
Hara Mihailidou is the founder of Todelli, a UK food-tech start-up. Hara was previously a Design Lead at Lloyds Bank & a Head of UX at JustGiving and helped multiple start-ups and larger organisations like Microsoft & Vodafone to shape & bring to life their digital products.
The connection between Design & Ethics when it comes to the food supply chain
Mina designs applications for IBM Partner Ecosystem engaging Business Partners and internal teams throughout the co-creation process. Before joining IBM, Mina designed experiences for Toyota, Tesco and startups in the fintech and mobility space.
Design standards & scaling design education in teams
Product Marketing Executive
Samantha is a Product Marketing Executive for Air France KLM UK. During lockdown, she has decided to transfer her skills to UX Experience and Design in order to utilise research and design to create better products and services for customers.
Applying UX principles to the Covid-impacted airline industry’s customer journey
senior product designer
Enrico is a Product Designer with focus on Interaction Design and User Research. Based in Berlin, Enrico helps people plan and experience amazing outdoor adventures as a Senior Product Designer at Komoot. When not at his desk, he writes music and rides his bike.
The future holds what you hold now
CCO & Co-Founder
With expertise in linguistics and over a decade of experience leading creative teams, Jen heads up the voice product output of Vixen Labs. She brings intellectual and creative rigour to voice design and is passionate about how conversational technologies can affect real change in our lives, right now.
Empathic design in voice
VP of Brand & Design
Mirta Rotondo is VP of Brand and Experience Design at TrueLayer. By fostering collaboration across disciplines, she has led the development of TrueLayer’s brand, product experience and design system. Mirta has shaped her career around an empathic approach to design that puts people first.
Designing for Fintech
Matteo is currently a Design Advocate at Sketch, after being VP, Experience Designer at Barclays Corporate Banking and heading Design at Midas Consoles (Music Tribe) for 4 years. Matteo has a passion for technology and the arts, in particular music, visual arts and literature.
Can data and ethics live together?
Head of Experience and System Design
Nur is the founder of System Design Practice & Mentor in sustainable design Cambridge University. She is a designer by training with backgrounds in HCI and technology. She’s led award-winning innovation teams in Europe and leading practices of UX, Service Design and System Design in prestigious studios.
Tackling complex problems with System Design
Clinical UX Specialist and Director
Dr Gyles Morrison is a Clinical User Experience Specialist and Digital Health Consultant, improving the usability, accessibility and fun people have with healthcare technology. He uses knowledge and experience of behaviour change to improve the way technology is successfully used in healthcare.
Digital Therapeutics – The Future of Healthcare
Principal Lecturer in Digital Innovation
Savraj is an academic and founder/director of Interactive Media Practice Masters at the University of Westminster. His background resides in science, design, technology, HCI, UCD and digital innovation. He has led student teams globally into recruitment in world-class organisations such as Arm, Citi Bank, BMW, Inmarsat. He has won several educational prizes and awards.
Reimaging Digital Health through Innovations in UX – a UCD approach
UX Team LEAD
Obsessed with humans and how they communicate and interact with each other and their environments, Stacey has spent over 22 years in the industry, creating for and strategizing with people of all sorts. Stacey received her B.A. from Bennington College and MHCID from the University of California, Irvine, and is currently a UX Lead at IBM, in San Jose, California.
Designing for AI – Build a Simple Service Agent Chatbot using Watson
Senior Behavioural Designer
As a Senior Behavioural Designer, Ella develops creative, theory-based solutions to change employee and consumer behaviour. She uses her understanding of habits, preferences and decision-making patterns to design behaviourally-informed products and services for world renowned FTSE 250 and Forbes 100 companies.
Designing behaviourally vs designing for behaviour change
Matt Rae is a Designer Advocate, and XD Instructor for Adobe, based in Waterloo Canada. Coming from nearly a decade in product design, across travel, autonomous vehicles, EdTech and advertising technology, he’s now focused on equipping designers with resources to design the best experiences using Adobe XD. He has a passion for user experience, and developing the design community.
Bring your design to life with Prototyping in Adobe XD – A Hands-On Event
Maddy Beard is a strategic designer with a focus on UI/UX design in the wellness space. This year as an Adobe Creative Resident, Maddy is exploring ways to help people achieve their wellness goals using tech, while intentionally designing these products to promote more mindful tech use. She loves sharing her process and learnings with the creative community on Instagram and her YouTube channel.
Crafting a website design in Adobe XD – A Hands-On Event
John brings 12 years of experience delivering award-winning digital experiences, including directing digital for Amex, British Airways, BHF, TeamGB, London 2012, Puma, Qantas, and others before joining Conjure as Creative Director.
Awards include 4 Gold Lions, 1 Cannes Grand Prix, 5 D&AD Pencils, 3 Webbys and an AC&E Gold award.
Harnessing Design Systems
FOUNDER AND INSTRUCTOR
Justin Cheong is the founder of Visual Academy. For years, he has taught sketching to designers as a way to enhance the creativity and storytelling within their practice.
Justin is an instructor at General Assembly, an editorial illustrator for Adobe, and a conference speaker who has presented at events including Design Leadership and UX Australia.
Sketching for User Experience