24 July 2019

6:30 pm to 9:00 pm

Free

Tigerspike Singapore, 38 Maxwell Road

Event Details

We’ve teamed up with Tigerspike; one of the coolest design / tech companies in Singapore (and beyond) to run a series of events about all things UX, human-centred design and emerging tech.

Tigerspike has a strong history of blending technology with human expertise to deliver business value, and they have a pretty awesome team doing it too!

At this first event you will hear from Tigerspike’s Experience Design Director – Jay Komuda and UX Lead – YuShing Sit who will share their best insights into the current state of UX in Singapore, along with their ideas and advice for hustling your way into the industry.

If you’re wanting to make a career shift into the area of UX, or if you are already in the industry and want to meet other like-minded folk, or if you manage a UX team and want to gain more understanding on what they do; come along!

At “Hustle into UX” learn from industry experts about:

  • The skills that every UX Designer should have
  • Common mis-conceptions about UX Design and what UX Designers do
  • How you can hustle into UX

 

Panelist:

Jay Komuda | Experience Design Director @ Tigerspike

Jay merges design expertise with an academic background in Sociology. He has worked for numerous global partners across Asia and Europe. User defender at heart and Human-Centered Design evangelist. Focused on creating meaningful experiences, passionate about prototyping and information architecture.

Jay’s professional journey continues for more than a decade. His help has been appreciated by major large scale organizations including Softbank, Nestle, Nikon, Citibank, PingAn, Lincoln, ThyssenKrupp and Orange.

YuShing Sit | UX Lead @ Tigerspike

YuShing is an experience design professional with years of experience in researching and creating successful digital as well as non-digital experience across Asia. Experienced in working alongside regional client stakeholders and cross-functional teams, successfully managed expectations and scope whilst building long-lasting relationships with his stakeholders and team.

Sinlin Yeo | UX Designer @ Torus Labs

Currently a UX Designer in the Blockchain industry. With previous experience in Retail Industry managing events like Great Singapore Sale and also as a Cost Consultant to Victoria’s Secret and Michael Kors Flagship Store in Singapore.

At the moment, she creates delightful blockchain experiences putting users at heart within an agile and multi-functional team environment

Vera Yap | Experience Design Consultant @ Robert Walters

Vera sits within a larger technology/IT recruitment team at Robert Walters. She specialises in recruiting within the Experience Design space across all sectors and industries in Singapore. Some examples of roles she recruits for are UX, UI, CX, Service Design, Product Design roles.

Clara Yeo | UX Designer @ Aleph-Labs

With a background in analysing complex issues and simplifying them into business solutions and ideas, Clara transitioned into the world of UX at a creative technology company.

She’s currently working with notable clients to elevate their platform(s) user experience through research, design thinking and strategy. Despite being new to the industry, she brings fresh perspectives to the table and enjoys her everyday work amidst any challenges.

Dates and fees

Wednesday

24 July 2019

6:30 pm ~ 9:00 pm

Free

Location

Tigerspike Singapore,
38 Maxwell Road

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