Programme

We're delighted to present this year's UX Cambridge programme, featuring 40 sessions covering a wide range of UX topics.

Day One - Wednesday 6th September

8:15

conference registration

9:15

Welcome to UX Cambridge

9:30

10:30

tea/coffee break

11:00

 TBC

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45 minutes

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 Case Study

Integrating UX

45 minutes

Westley Knight

Independent

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11:50

 Case Study

UX within design agencies

45 minutes

Aaron Humphreys

The App Developers

12:35

lunch break

13:30

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45 minutes

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 Case Study

Let me take you on a journey…

45 minutes

Amy Shore

Foolproof

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 Workshop

Using and understanding assistive digital technologies

90 minutes

Molly Watt

Molly Watt Limited

Chris Bush

Sigma

14:20

 Case Study

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45 minutes

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How to transition from UX to full blown service design

45 minutes

Chi Tsang

Webcredible

Stephen Tomlinson

Webcredible

15:05

tea/coffee break

15:30

 Case Study

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60 minutes

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16:35

 Lightning Talks

Lightning Talks

10 minutes each

Our Lightning Talks session is packed with small but perfectly formed talks and experience reports, delivered rapid-fire by a mix of experienced and brand new speakers alike.

17:15

Social Evening

Day Two - Thursday 7th September

8:45

conference registration

9:30

 Keynote

Craft. Invention. Influence

60 minutes

Steve 'Buzz' Pearce

Skyscanner

10:30

tea/coffee break

11:00

 Case Study

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11:50

 Case Study

Lost in translation

45 minutes

Lucy McCulloch

EF Education First

 Case Study

My country: the user experience

45 minutes

Colman Walsh

UXTraining

12:35

lunch break

13:30

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14:20

 Case Study

Let the guerrilla loose

45 minutes

Marty Dunlop

XP Consultants

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60 minutes

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15:05

tea/coffee break

15:30

 Tutorial

Researching with people with access needs

60 minutes

Sophie Boyd

Department for Work and Pensions

 Workshop

Opening the door: an exploration of design for transcendent user experience

60 minutes

Elizabeth Buie

Sigma Consulting Solutions Ltd

Alastair Somerville

Sensory UX

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16:30

Social Evening

Day Three - Friday 8th September

8:45

conference registration

9:30

 Keynote

Designing conversations

60 minutes

Giles Colborne

cxpartners

10:30

tea/coffee break

11:00

 Tutorial

Typography and the user experience

45 minutes

Matthew Standage

Oxford Computer Consultatns

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 Tutorial

Data journeys: identifying IoT UX design challenges

90 minutes

Tim Daines

Cambridge Consultants

 Tutorial

Chatbots: not just for millennials!

90 minutes

Alex Baxevanis

Webcredible

Jane Minto

Webcredible

12:35

lunch break

13:30

 Case Study

Good design is... a myth

45 minutes

Zoltan Kollin

IBM

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 Hands-On

Modular design for a consistent user experience

90 minutes

Xavier Watkins

European Bioinformatics Institute (EBI)

Dr Nikiforos Karamanis

European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI)

 Tutorial

Leadership essentials for user experience

90 minutes

Rebecca Kemp

Rebecca Industries Ltd

Ade Adewunmi

Government Digital Service

14:20

 Case Study

Zero to eight hundred: building a user-centered design approach from within

45 minutes

Chris Mitchell

University of Cambridge

Claire Adams

University of Cambridge

15:05

tea/coffee break

16:30

Conference Close

Session Types

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.

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