The UNITY – UX Meet for UX Professionals ended with a grand note this year. The event attracted 130 UX professionals from over 38 organizations both in Chennai and Pune. This was a well-organized 3 hour event. Mohan Narayanaswamy, COO, iNautix inaugurated the event and Dr. Cindy Lu gave the key note speech. Five eminent speakers from various UX domains gave presentations. There was also a panel discussion on Maturity of UX in India, which attracted the crowd and was well received.
Here are the list of topics
- "Humanizing Technology for a Better World" by Dr. Cindy Lu, Vice President – UX, Albridge Solutions. .
- "People Centered Innovation" by Jhumkee Sengupta Iyengar, Principal Consultant, User In Design, Certified Instructor at LUMA Institute, Visiting Faculty at IIT Kanpur.
- "Data Driven Innovation" by Prof. Uday Athavankar, Researcher and an adjunct professor at Industrial Design Centre, IIT Bombay and previously the Head, Industrial Design Centre, Dean, IIT Bombay.
- "The Business of Design: Where is it heading?" by Samir Chabukswar, Founder & CEO at YUJ Designs, User Experience Strategist & Entrepreneur.
- "Design for Man or Machine" by Senthil Kumar Babu, UX Consultant, Researcher, Information Architect, Speaker and evangelist, IOT.