NYCUXPA Presents: Jimmy Chandler - 5 Star User Experience: What Going Out to Eat Teaches Us About UX Design - 2/25/14

12 Feb 2014 - 11:19pm
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Rodrigo Sanchez

5 Star User Experience: What Going Out to Eat Teaches Us About UX Design

Are you hungry for a fresh perspective on UX design?

In this fun and interactive presentation, we will step outside the confines of our digital devices, and explore how great restaurants meet their customers needs (and how other restaurants fail to do so). Looking at the principles of restaurant hospitality, we'll discover how these principles apply to building better web sites and mobile apps. We'll discuss what great restaurateurs and great designers have in common and we'll generate some user experience best practices that participants can apply to existing and future designs.

Jimmy Chandler, an independent UX Architect, started his first web-related job in 1997, and has been on a non-stop mission since trying to improve his skills and teach others what he learns. Jimmy's UX-related roles have included information architect, interaction designer, web team manager, interview facilitator, designer/developer, usability specialist, project manager, online recruiting coordinator, writer, editor, and accessibility analyst.

Since 2009 Jimmy has been organizing and presenting at UX conferences and local events on various UX-related topics.

He recently relocated from Arlington, VA to Brooklyn, NY with his wife Nicole, aka @coolacctngchick. You can learn more about Jimmy by following him on Twitter @uxprinciples.

6:00 Registration and Refreshments
6:45 Chapter Announcements
7:00 Speaker Presentation and Q&A
8:15 Post-Event Networking

11 West 19th Street, 3rd Floor
(between 5th and 6th Ave)
New York, NY 10011

Do you take pictures of your food when you go out to eat? Share them with us! We'll include selected submissions in the presentation. How?

Tweet @nycuxpa with #uxdining
Post to Facebook in our NYC User Experience Professionals group with #uxdining
Post to LinkedIn to our NYC UXPA group discussion thread, "Submit Your Foodie Photos for our Event with Jimmy Chandler on February 25"
Email with subject line "#uxdining" and photo attached
Be sure to include your name, restaurant, date and year of photo, and an optional description of why your photo represents a 5-Star UX dining experience. Your submissions must be received by Monday, February 24 at 5pm EST to be considered.

Disclaimer: by submitting your photo, you are allowing Jimmy Chandler to use your name and photo in his presentation, which may be posted on the internet. Neither Jimmy Chandler nor the NYC UXPA claim any additional rights to your submissions, nor will they be used for commercial purposes.

$10 for annual members
$25 for event ticket & annual membership
$5 for students
$20 for non-members/general public - available Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Get your ticket(s) here

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