Conference Schedule

Keynote: 10 ways to have better conversations

Celeste Headlee, Author, "We Need to Talk - How to Have Conversations That Matter"

  • 2018
  • Aug 24th
  • 9:00 am
Keynote: 10 ways to have better conversations
Portrait of Celeste Headlee

Track 1 morning mini-workshop: Practicing better conversations

Celeste Headlee, Author, "We Need to Talk - How to Have Conversations That Matter"

  • 2018
  • Aug 24th
  • 10:00 am
Track 1 morning mini-workshop: Practicing better conversations
Portrait of Celeste Headlee

Track 2 morning mini-workshop: TBA

Speaker TBA

  • 2018
  • Aug 24th
  • 10:00 am
Track 2 morning mini-workshop: TBA

Track 1: Talk title TBA

Speaker TBA

  • 2018
  • Aug 24th
  • 11:00 am
Track 1: Talk title TBA

Track 2: Essential Skills for Measuring UX

Tom Tullis, Adjunct Professor, Bentley University

  • 2018
  • Aug 24th
  • 11:00 am
Track 2: Essential Skills for Measuring UX
Portrait of Tom Tullis

Track 1: Peeling back the layers: How to discover what your users really need

Paige Bennett, Sr. Design Researcher, Dropbox

  • 2018
  • Aug 24th
  • 1:00 pm
Track 1: Peeling back the layers: How to discover what your users really need
Portrait of Paige Bennett

Track 2: Inclusive design panel

Facilitated by Natalie Patrice Tucker, Accessibility Evangelist & Web Developer

  • 2018
  • Aug 24th
  • 1:00 pm
Track 2: Inclusive design panel
Portrait of Natalie Patrice Tucker

Track 1 afternoon mini-workshop: Design critique

Jorel Dray, Faculty, Design & Illustration, Madison College

  • 2018
  • Aug 24th
  • 2:00 pm
Track 1 afternoon mini-workshop: Design critique
Portrait of Jorel Dray

Track 2 afternoon mini-workshop: Sketching

Kelly Rauwerdink, Design & Software Crafter, 8th Light

  • 2018
  • Aug 24th
  • 2:00 pm
Track 2 afternoon mini-workshop: Sketching
Portrait of Kelly Rauwerdink

Track 1: Talk title TBA

Sarah Drummond, CEO, Design Strategist, We Are Snook

  • 2018
  • Aug 24th
  • 3:00 pm
Track 1: Talk title TBA
Portrait of Sarah Drummond

Track 2: Where AI, design, and ethics meet

Molly Wright Steenson, Author, "Architectural Intelligence: How Designers and Architects Designed the Digital Landscape"

  • 2018
  • Aug 24th
  • 3:00 pm
Track 2: Where AI, design, and ethics meet
Portrait of Molly Wright Steenson

Closing keynote (title TBA)

Lou Downe, Director of Design & Service Standards, GOV.UK

  • 2018
  • Aug 24th
  • 4:00 pm
Closing keynote (title TBA)
Portrait of Lou Downe

Better by Design after party

Join your fellow attendees, Better by Design speakers, and design-minded folks from Madison and beyond after the conference on August 24 for a social hour.

  • 2018
  • Aug 24th
  • 5:30 pm
Better by Design after party