8 - 10 June 2016
Our Dynamic Earth,
Edinburgh, UK

The conference for the UX, Service Design and Digital communities in Scotland and the North of England is back for another year - this time as a 3 day event.

our call for speakers is now open.

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Welcome back to UX Scotland

Our 2016 edition takes place from 8-10 June, with pre-conference workshops on 7th June.

Returning for its 4th year, UX Scotland is a hands-on, practical UX & design conference that allows participants to connect and learn from their peers and leaders in the industry.

You'll leave UX Scotland 2016 with new ideas and skills to improve your user experiences, an increased professional network, and memories of many useful conversations.

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Call for Speakers now open!

We're looking for people to deliver exciting, practical sessions at UX Scotland 2016.

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We're very pleased to announce our first two fantastic keynote speakers.

Jeroen van Geel

Founder and creative director of the design studio Oak & Morrow and the startup Beam Labs.

Jeroen is also founder of Johnny Holland - the interaction design resource.


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Rolf Molich

Rolf Molich has been in the usability field since 1984.

He invented the heuristic evaluation method together with Jakob Nielsen.

Rolf received UXPA-I’s lifetime achievement award in 2014 for his groundbreaking research in professional usability testing.

Read more about Rolf

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UX Scotland is actively seeking sponsorship and partnership. Please visit our sponsor page and get in touch to discuss opportunities or ideas.

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Session Types

Need help planning which sessions to attend? We've provided a breakdown of our various session types below.

Case Study/Experience Report

A presentation and discussion of real-life (not theoretical) experiences of the application (or mis-application) of service design techniques. Case studies and experience reports include some discussion of lessons learned and an indication of how novel the work is.


Participants learn a new approach, tool or technology through using it to solve one or more practical exercises. Any software/hardware requirements are disclosed in the session description.


A session focused around some specific tool, technique or issue. Primarily led by the speaker, tutorials usually include some elements of interactivity or individual / group exercise.


An in-depth working session on a specific topic. May include paper presentations.

Lightning Talks

Short talks (max 10 minutes) on almost any topic.