AmsterdamUX

Speakers

• Wang Long Li, Co-founder & CEO / Designer at Tinybots, will tell us how they build social robots that help people with dementia to structure their day, and keeping them actively engaged in social activities. 

• Paul Manwaring, Co-founder and Creative Director at Glimworm Beacons, will give a talk about IoT enhanced interactivity - next generation, hyper-relevant mobile apps and, in particular, the IBeacon Living Lab project which includes IoT infrastructure implementations throughout the city.

• Federico Muffatto, Researcher at Photanol, will tell us about a liquid handling platform for biotechnological applications. 

• Avinash Changa, founder at WeMakeVR, will talk about the future beyond gaming, gimmicks and tech, what they've been doing to make Virtual Reality meaningful and relevant for the world.

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Schedule

19:00 Welcome: pizza & drinks

19:30 Talks & discussion

21:00 Drinks & networking  

Location

The location, food and drinks are sponsored by Valsplat. Valsplat harvests user insights for design teams with UX research and advice. By involving real users in agile design processes. To help create first class digital products.

Valsplat is conveniently located opposite the Amsterdam central station. The meeting will take place on Prins Hendrikkade nr. 21  (Directly right from the reception at nr. 22, take the small stairs next to the Albert Heijn) The meetup takes place on the third floor, follow the signs!

About AmsterdamUX

This community gathers everyone interested in UX and users. We talk about UX and things related to it: interaction design, visual design, user research, sketching and prototyping. We also reveal the role of UX in the development process, marketing, business, everyday life. We share our experience, we present our actual projects, we analyze trends and more.

How we do it: through a regular monthly meeting with an interesting presentation followed by a social. Feel free to come, whether you're a UX professional with decades of experience or if you'd like just have a look at what happens in UX today.