IxDA Sydney Feb 2017 - Jeff Gothelf
Wednesday, 22 February 2017 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm (AEDT)
San Francisco, California, USA
London, United Kingdom
Happy New Year Sydney IxDA. We kick off our 6th year of bringing you top shelf speakers and events with a bang!
Design in Context
On 22 Feb, 2017, we bring you Jeff Gothelf, co-author of Lean UX and his latest, Sense and Respond. Warming up the audience before that, we will be bringing highlights from this year's interaction17 in New York.
Scaling Lean: Principles over Process
The term Lean has become widely popular, particularly with the word “startup” attached to it. This has led many people to believe this is an approach to work relevant only to new companies or initiatives. Lean-curious companies who have tried to implement these ideals often stall at one or two teams citing organizational complexities, politics and dependencies as insurmountable obstacles to Lean Startup at scale.
Can Lean Startup practices be scaled — not just as culture and philosophy but as tactical process? In this practical presentation, Jeff will share several methods for scaling Lean Startup techniques in large organizations exemplified in detailed case studies and professional experience. Jeff will cover knowledge management, intra-team dependencies, infrastructure requirements and several other elements of ensuring successful Lean Startup practices in companies of any size.
To kick off the year we have a special guest bringing the highlights from this year's premiere IxDA global event. You can check out the presentations from 2016 on the IxDA Vimeo channel.
Jeff is a Lean UX advocate and User Experience designer based in New York City. Jeff worked for 20+ years as a designer, team leader, author and coach. He worked in a variety of capacities both in-house and as a consultant at companies like iXL, AOL, WebTrends, Fidelity, The Ladders and Neo Innovation (as co-founder of the NYC office). These days he spends his time as a coach, workshop leader and public speaker.
When & Where
Interaction Design Association (IxDA), Sydney Local Chapter
The IxDA Sydney Chapter has over 1700 members with Katja Forbes & Joe Ortenzi as Co- Local Leaders, supported by many more volunteer organisers. #IxDASyd organises many events over the calendar year, supporting Interaction Design through mentoring, presentations, workshops, discussions and other knowledge sharing opportunities.