12-14 September 2018

McGrath Centre,
St. Catharine's College, Cambridge

A community driven, practical User Experience conference in the heart of Cambridge.

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Welcome to the UX Cambridge 2018 site

UX Cambridge 2018 was a hands-on, practical User Experience and Design conference for the software, web, and mobile community.

Returning for its 8th year, UX Cambridge 2018 allowed participants to connect and learn from their peers and leaders in the industry.

Participants left with new ideas and skills to improve their user experiences, an increased professional network, and memories of many useful conversations.

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Our keynotes for 2018 were: Alisan Atvur, Sara Wachter Boettcher, Emmet Connolly and Joe Macleod.

UX Cambridge keynote speaker Alisan Atvur

Alisan Atvur

Alisan is a recurring guest editor of Touchpoint: A Service Design Journal, and an advising researcher at the Copenhagen Institute of NeuroCreativity. His educational background is in psychology, philology and instructional design, and he was a senior interaction designer at frog and the director of strategy at InReality.

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UX Cambridge keynote speaker Sara Wachter-Boettcher

Sara Wachter-Boettcher

Sara is the author of Technically Wrong: Sexist Apps, Biased Algorithms, and Other Threats of Toxic Tech. Her other books include Design for Real Life, co-authored with Eric Meyer, and Content Everywhere. Her writing has appeared in The Washington Post, The Guardian, Slate, Quartz, and Wired.

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UX Cambridge keynote speaker Emmet Connolly

Emmet Connolly

Emmet is Director of Product Design at Intercom where he helps a growing, global design team to create and ship the best work they can. Before joining Intercom Emmet worked for Google in Zürich and San Francisco. There he designed Google Flight Search, and co-founded and designed Android Wear.

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UX Cambridge keynote speaker Joe Macleod

Joe Macleod

Joe is the author of Ends and the founder of AndEnd. He spent 3 years on the Closure Experiences project, researching, writing and publishing the Ends book that captures the historical, societal context of consumer endings. He was previously Head of Design at the award-winning studio Ustwo.

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  • Mind expanded. Enthusiasm renewed

    Gill Westwood
  • A conference to share user experience that is a user experience in itself.

    Riccardo Taffarello
  • Great talks, good topics, nice people. Useful things to learn and not only for designers.

    Ariana Hlavaty

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