12 – 14 June 2019

Dynamic Earth, Edinburgh

The UX Scotland programme contains over 50 exciting sessions.

Day One - Wednesday 12 June 2019

8:15

Conference Registration

9:20

Welcome to UX Scotland

9:30

Keynote

Title under construction

60 minutes

Cheryl Platz

Principal Designer and Owner Ideaplatz, LLC

10:30  Refreshment Break

11:00

 Case Study

Research heresies

45 minutes

Will Myddelton

Home Office

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 Case Study

FinTech for good: Deedit, a social experiment

45 minutes

Louise Herriot

Tesco Bank

Kristina Philip

Tesco Bank

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 Workshop

Designing decisions workshop

90 minutes

Jessica Cameron

Mudano

 Hands-On

Innovation for geeks

90 minutes

Joanne Richardson

Orange Bus

Hannah Kaner

Orange Bus

 Tutorial

The importance of mapping, and how to do it well

45 minutes

Kirsty Joan Sinclair

FutureGov

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11:55

 

 Case Study

I just want to be believed

45 minutes

Sam Groves

Ministry of Justice

 Discussion

It's not U it's X

45 minutes

Rich Williams

Craneware

12:40  Lunch Break

13:30

 Case Study

Machine learning for designers

45 minutes

Memi Beltrame

Less A Mess

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 Case Study

What is ResearchOps?

45 minutes

Jane Reid

Reid Between the Lines Ltd

Brigette Metzler

Australian Government Department of Human Services

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 Coming Soon

Details coming soon

45 minutes

Scott Logic

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 Workshop

Graphical interface to voice interface

150 minutes

Anil Kumar Krishnashetty

bitgrip Gmbh

 Hands-On

Chatting with InChat: chatbots for research

90 minutes

Hector-Michael Fried

InChat

Rory Gianni

InChat

14:20

 
 
 
 

15:05  Refreshment Break

15:30

 Case Study

UX with hard-to-reach people in easy-to-reach places

60 minutes

Michael Crabb

The University of Dundee

Rachel Menzies

The University of Dundee

 Case Study

Making agile your friend, not your enemy

60 minutes

Jason Turner

TAB (The App Business)

 Workshop

WCAG 2.1 - raising the accessibility bar

60 minutes

Ed Chandler

User Vision

Gayle Whittaker

User Vision

Continued

 Workshop

Graphical interface to voice interface

150 minutes

Anil Kumar Krishnashetty

bitgrip Gmbh

 Discussion

Can I really be a mentor?

60 minutes

Sarah Klassen-Rempel

Descartes Systems Group

16:30

Social Evening

Day Two - Thursday 13 June 2019

8:45

Conference Registration

9:25

Welcome to UX Scotland

9:30

Keynote

Title under construction

60 minutes

Michael Allen Nesmith

Senior Art Director, CX Labs; FireTV Amazon

10:30  Refreshment Break

11:00

 Case Study

Sharpening our research craft

45 minutes

Ben Cubbon

OVO Energy

Jessica Dilworth

OVO Energy

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 Case Study

UX and the quest for awesomeness

45 minutes

Lee Summerfield

AJ Bell

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 Tutorial

Rapid reporting and showcasing of usability testing

45 minutes

Neil Allison

University of Edinburgh

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 Case Study

Wicked problems

90 minutes

Ricardo Vazquez

Shopify

11:50

 
 
 
 

12:35  Lunch Break

13:30

 Workshop

Solving problems and making friends using design sprints

120 minutes

Steve Burrows

University of Dundee 

Rob Ryder-Richardson

University of Dundee 

14:30  Refreshment Break

15:00

 Case Study

And in the beginning there was HTML

60 minutes

Chris Gibbons

Auto Trader

Continued

 Workshop

Solving problems and making friends using design sprints

120 minutes

Steve Burrows

University of Dundee 

Rob Ryder-Richardson

University of Dundee 

Continued

16:00  Social evening

Day Three - Friday 14 June 2019

8:45

Conference Registration

9:25

Welcome to UX Scotland

9:30

Keynote

Title under construction

60 minutes

10:30  Refreshment Break

11:00

 Case Study

Writing and designing for kids

45 minutes

Elaina Koros

Facebook

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 Case Study

Evil by design

45 minutes

Kit Oliynyk

Capital One

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 Workshop

User research with social media

90 minutes

Dave Ellender

Evidence Tools

 Workshop

Psst! Silence: a great collaborator

90 minutes

Ajara I. Pfannenschmidt

nagare

11:50

 
 
 

12:35  Lunch Break

13:20

14:20  Refreshment Break

14:45

Endnote

Title under construction

60 minutes

Joe Macleod

Author of Ends. Founder of AndEnd

15:45

Conference Close

10 Minutes

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.

Hands-On

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.

Tutorial

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.

Workshop

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

Lightning Talks

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