skills are in increasingly high demand by employers. Getting a new job
or thinking about advancing your career in your current job might seem
like it is a matter of good skills, experience and solid knowledge of
the field. But that only gets you part of the way there. Do you have
what it takes to advance your career?
The IxDA and NYC UXPA are excited to welcome DC-based UX Consultant and President of UXPA InternationalCory Lebson
will share his knowledge of the UX world to help you make decisions
about how to move beyond your comfort zone and increase your career
The first portion of the evening will be spent discussing what you should
be doing, while the second portion will start you off getting out there
and networking, with a structured UX speed networking event.
event is suitable for anyone looking to break into the UX field, as
well as UX practitioners looking to improve their professional presence.
Pace University Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts 1 Pace Plaza (entrance on Spruce St) New York, NY 10038 (map)
$15 enrollment in UXPA membership
IMPORTANT!! Seating is limited. So you must have a ticket to attend. Please only RSVP if you know you can attend.
Cancellations: Please email the UXPA (RSVP@nycupa.org)
as soon as you know you cannot use your ticket. We'll release your seat
for one of your fellow practitioners and generate good IxD karma for
ABOUT OUR PRESENTER Cory has been a user experience consultant for 20 years. He established Lebsontech LLC in 1997, and in 2008, he transformed this side-business into a full-time occupation.
also greatly enjoys teaching topics related to user experience and
conducts regular talks and workshops. He has been featured on the radio
and has published several recent articles.
ABOUT OUR VENUE SPONSOR Since 1906, Pace University
has produced thinking professionals by providing high-quality education
for the professions with a firm base in liberal learning amid the
advantages of the New York Metropolitan Area. A private university, Pace
has campuses in New York City and Westchester County, enrolling almost
13,000 students in bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral programs in its
College of Health Professions, Dyson College of Arts and Sciences, Lubin
School of Business, School of Education, School of Law, and Seidenberg
School of Computer Science and Information Systems.
IxDA’s mission is to improve the human condition by advancing the
discipline of Interaction Design. To do this, we foster a community of
people that choose to come together to support this intention. IxDA
relies on individual initiative, contribution, sharing and
self-organization as the primary means for us to achieve our goals. IxDA
comprises over 10,000 members, and many meet at events like this one in
over 80 locations worldwide. If you or your friends are based in the
suburbs or further from New York, you can find contact information for
other local groups on the ixda.org site.
The UXPA seeks to bring together professionals from the marketing,
design, technology and research communities so that we may share our
collective experiences and create a forum for learning and professional
growth. We encourage you to join us at our monthly events, which are
open to members and non-members. You can learn more by visiting their website.