08 April 2019

6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Free

Academy Xi, Level 3, 45 Exhibition St, Melbourne VIC 3000

Event Description

Products are all around us. Whether physical or digital, we constantly interact with different products every day and the experiences we have with these products shape the quality of our life.

So what does it take to create a great product that has a a memorable experience? Enter User Experience (UX) Design.

UX Design is the process of creating and designing digital products and services that are useful, usable, and desirable. UX Design is concerned with how a person feels when using a digital product or service.

The skills required to be successful as a UX Designer across all spectrums, opening up a different way of thinking through a problem-solving mindset – focused on providing value for customer, above all else.

If an exciting career in product sounds like an area you’d want to learn more about, our event, How to Start a Career in UX Design will explore:

  • What the discipline of product development such as UX entail
  • An overview of the industry and what are job opportunities for UX  in Australia exist
  • What skills and capabilities do you need to become an attractive UX Designer for employers
  • Tactics, tools, and advice on how to launch your career in UX Design

Speakers

Hayden Peters

Lead UX Design instructor at Academy Xi

Hayden Peters is an Experience Designer and historian, with over 20 years of experience in digital design and innovation. He has mentored and grown teams both locally and internationally across a variety of services and technologies. He is also the Lead UX Design instructor at Academy Xi in Melbourne.

Dates and fees

Monday

08 April 2019

6:00 pm ~ 7:30 pm

Free

Location

Academy Xi,
Level 3,
45 Exhibition St,
Melbourne VIC 3000

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