196th Evening Meetup – Book and article recommendations

For the round of introduction at the 196th Meetup the participants were asked to share books or articles they read recently and/or can recommend. Here is the list 🙂

Books

  • George Lakoff: Don’t think of an elephant (Website George Lakoff)
  • Marc Stickdorn & Jakob Schneider: This is Service Design Thinking (Website)
  • Nancy Kline: The Promise That Changes Everything: I Won’t Interrupt You (Website Verlag)
  • Jim Kalbach: The Jobs to Be Done Playbook. Align Your Markets, Organization, and Strategy Around Customer Needs. (Website Verlag)
    -> This was recommended by several participants because on Thursday April 15th this is the book at the Vienna Book Club – join us: https://www.meetup.com/uxvienna/events/nhwmlryccgbtb/

Articles

Course

  • Conversation Design by Robocopy, on how to design good conversations for conversational AI (chatbots, digital assistants)

196th UX Vienna Evening ONLINE Meetup

Tuesday, 13th of April 2021, 7:00pm online (CEST/Vienna time)

Please register at meetup.com/UXvienna – the URL for the online conference is available there.

We will continue with our regular format – we will start at 7pm on time with the talks.

Sessions for this meetup

  • The 7 Deadly Sins of User Research
    Emanuel Jochum, Experience Designer & Content Strategist (Website, Twitter)
  • Your mini-talk? Please contact us at hi@uxvienna.at!

Online Discussions & Q&A

  • For questions please use sli.do: Event code #uxvienna (direct link)
  • For discussions we provide our slack channel as well – please write to hi@uxvienna.at and you will get an invitation.
  • For sharing job offers, taking notes and sharing links you can always use our collorative pad – uxvienna.at/ongoing

Hope to see you all in the remote world.

Zoom provided by TechTalk.

PS: If you have any questions — reach out to us via hi@uxvienna.at or Twitter @uxvienna.

195th UX Vienna Evening ONLINE Meetup

Tuesday, 9th of March 2021, 7:00pm online (CEST/Vienna time)

Please register at meetup.com/UXvienna – the URL for the online conference is available there.

We will continue with our regular format – we will start at 7pm on time with the talks.

Sessions for this meetup

  • Sabine Ballata: The Storytelling Brain & the UX Mindset: An Exploration
    An interactive session on how human brains tell stories and why we could make use of that in our design processes. Warning: May contain traces of Victorian novels..
  • Your mini-talk? Please contact us at hi@uxvienna.at!

Online Discussions & Q&A

  • For questions please use sli.do: Event code #uxvienna (direct link)
  • For discussions we provide our slack channel as well – please write to hi@uxvienna.at and you will get an invitation.
  • For sharing job offers, taking notes and sharing links you can always use our collorative pad – uxvienna.at/ongoing

Hope to see you all in the remote world.

Zoom provided by TechTalk.

PS: If you have any questions — reach out to us via hi@uxvienna.at or Twitter @uxvienna.

194th UX Vienna Evening ONLINE Meetup

Tuesday, 9th of February 2021, 7:00pm online (CEST/Vienna time)

Please register at meetup.com/UXvienna – the URL for the online conference is available there.

We will continue with our regular format – we will start at 7pm on time with the talks.

Sessions for this meetup

  • Michael Platzer: Improve your PO/UX collaboration – Bring your Product Owner!
    In this interactive workshop session Michael will discuss with us about the challenges on both sides of the PO/UX collaboration. Join us and maybe you can bring your Product Owner to join the discussion.
  • Your mini-talk? Please contact us at hi@uxvienna.at!

Online Discussions & Q&A

  • For questions please use sli.do: Event code #uxvienna (direct link)
  • For discussions we provide our slack channel as well – please write to hi@uxvienna.at and you will get an invitation.
  • For sharing job offers, taking notes and sharing links you can always use our collorative pad – uxvienna.at/ongoing

Hope to see you all in the remote world.

Zoom provided by TechTalk.

PS: If you have any questions — reach out to us via hi@uxvienna.at or Twitter @uxvienna.

193rd UX Vienna Evening ONLINE Meetup

Tuesday, 12th of January 2021, 7:00pm online (CEST/Vienna time)

Please register at meetup.com/UXvienna – the URL for the online conference is available there.

We will continue with our regular format – we will start at 7pm on time with the talks.

Sessions for this meetup:

  • Claudia Oster: User needs & goals – Current approaches and challenges
    This interactive session will focus on the current approaches which are relevant in the first phase of the user-centered design process – understanding the user needs & goals. Together we will reflect on the used methodologies and discuss which challenges we are facing and how we can solve them.
  • Your presentation? Please contact us at hi@uxvienna.at!

Online Discussions & Q&A

  • For questions please use sli.do: Event code #uxvienna (direct link)
  • For discussions we provide our slack channel as well – please write to hi@uxvienna.at and you will get an invitation.
  • For sharing job offers, taking notes and sharing links you can always use our collorative pad – uxvienna.at/ongoing

Hope to see you all in the remote world.

Zoom provided by TechTalk.

PS: If you have any questions — reach out to us via hi@uxvienna.at or Twitter @uxvienna.

192nd UX Vienna Evening ONLINE Meetup

Tuesday, 15th of December 2020, 7:00pm online (CEST/Vienna time)

Please register at meetup.com/UXvienna – the URL for the online conference is available there.

We will continue with our regular format – we will start at 7pm on time with the talks.

Sessions for this meetup:

Online Discussions & Q&A

  • For questions please use sli.do: Event code #uxvienna (direct link)
  • For discussions we provide our slack channel as well – please write to hi@uxvienna.at and you will get an invitation.
  • For sharing job offers, taking notes and sharing links you can always use our collorative pad – uxvienna.at/ongoing

Hope to see you all in the remote world.

Zoom provided by TechTalk.

PS: If you have any questions — reach out to us via hi@uxvienna.at or Twitter @uxvienna.

Design Summit 2020 discount

Attention UXers: the Design Summit 2020, an online event about design, fintech and organizational / agile transformation, will take place on the 19th and 20th of November.

Speakers will include

and many more.

Krisztina Szerovay was so kind to provide a discount for UX Vienna followers: use UXVIENNA25 on checkout for 25% off. https://designsummit.fintechlab.hu.

Thank you Krisztina!

191th UX Vienna Evening ONLINE Meetup

Tuesday, 10th of November 2020, 7:00pm online (CEST/Vienna time)

Please register at meetup.com/UXvienna – the URL for the online conference is available there.

We will continue with our regular format – we will start at 7pm on time with the talks.

Sessions for this meetup:

  • Andras Rung: How we created a Voice prototype from scratch within weeks
    Voice-based artificial intelligence (AI) will transform our way of banking within a few years. (Interacting with machines through GUIs is still awkward and in several situations is not effective. Voice interfaces will bring effectiveness, sales numbers and the human touch into financial situations.
  • Your presentation? Please contact us at hi@uxvienna.at!

Online Discussions & Q&A

  • For questions please use sli.do: Event code #uxvienna (direct link)
  • For discussions we provide our slack channel as well – please write to hi@uxvienna.at and you will get an invitation.
  • For sharing job offers, taking notes and sharing links you can always use our collorative pad – uxvienna.at/ongoing

Hope to see you all in the remote world.

Zoom provided by TechTalk.

PS: If you have any questions — reach out to us via hi@uxvienna.at or Twitter @uxvienna.

World Usability Day Austria 2020 – November 12th

On November 12th the World Usability Day takes place again as a world-wide event focusing on bringing people together to ensure that the services and products important to life are easier to access and simpler to use. The theme of 2020 is Human–Centered AI.

The Austrian UX communities decided to come closer together in times where we can’t meet each other in person by organizing one single event for all Austrian UX communities.

From 5 PM until 9 PM you can join us for four session, hosted by various Austrian communities – Linz, Vienna, Salzburg & Graz.

No registration needed – just come and join us.

Join the World Usability Day Austria

All details of the World Usability Day Austria regarding agenda, speakers and the link to zoom & stream can be found on worldusabilityday.at.
(Event on Facebook, Event on Meetup (will follow soon))

Further events in Germany & Switzerland

In addition you can join many other events organised by the german-speaking communities in Germany and Switzerland (some will be in German, some in English). The GermanUPA is providing a map (Miro Board) where you can check out the ongoing events and find all the neccessary links and information (will be updated continuously in the next days).

2020.worldusabilityday.de (Miro)

190th UX Vienna Evening ONLINE Meetup

Tuesday, 13th of October 2020, 7:00pm online (CEST/Vienna time)

Please register at meetup.com/UXvienna – the URL for the online conference is available there.

We will continue with our regular format – we will start at 7pm on time with the talks.

Sessions for this meetup:

Online Discussions & Q&A

  • For questions please use sli.do: Event code #uxvienna (direct link)
  • For discussions we provide our slack channel as well – please write to hi@uxvienna.at and you will get an invitation.
  • For sharing job offers, taking notes and sharing links you can always use our collorative pad – uxvienna.at/ongoing

Hope to see you all in the remote world.

Zoom provided by TechTalk.

PS: If you have any questions — reach out to us via hi@uxvienna.at or Twitter @uxvienna.