I’ll be on the panel for XXUX Sydney’s upcoming design Meetup on July 28th [new updated date!] Thursday 30th July at Atlassian where we’ll be speaking about soft skills needed to succeed as a designer

Meetup description

So you can wireframe, user test, write specs, concept design and engage steakholders, is that the full toolkit of skills you need? We invite a panel of 4 experienced UXers from different backgrounds to talk about the soft skills they need to excel in their work.

Our panel includes:

Elle Geraghty – Content Strategist at Atlassian
Ulla Yip – Manager UX at NBN
Gerry Scullion – Lead UX & Service Design at NSW Department of Justice
Mark Elizondo – Lead UX at Symplicit

About XXUX

XX+UX is an event for women (XX) in the field of User Experiences (UX) to meet and mingle. This event was founded by Google in San Francisco and is hosted in Sydney by Atlassian. We believe in hands-on UX skills. Come along if you’d like to meet like-minded women in your field and you enjoy good food and drinks. Learn more about XXUX Sydney by visiting the XXUX Sydney Meetup page.

Guys are allowed to attend, but only if a woman invites them.

Posted by gerry

UX & UI Design Lead