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Sunday, March 15 • 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Behind the Wireframe: UX Leadership Secrets

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Learn UX Leadership secrets to empower your team to do amazing things! As UX grows as a discipline, we need to rewrite the leadership handbook.
Our panel of top UX leaders will share techniques for getting the best out of your teammates, including balancing strengths, setting expectations, and giving feedback. We’ll explain how to establish and evolve a UX team over time by treating organizational design like a UX challenge. We’ll provide concrete techniques for navigating complex, engineering-driven organizations to make design a priority. We’ll discuss how to manage up, down, and across to balance blue sky design explorations with deliverables and execution.
We will also field audience questions.

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Alissa Briggs

Dir of User Experience, Brigade
Alissa is Director of User Experience at Brigade, where she brings a strategic approach to crafting impactful and evocative user experiences. Previously, Alissa led the design of top-rated, multimillion dollar web and mobile apps at Intuit. She’s spoken at SXSW, UXPA, and Grace... Read More →
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Raman Hansi

UX Researcher, Facebook
Raman Hansi is a UX Researcher at Facebook. She's a design thinker, data connector, thought provoker, and customer advocate by heart and trade. Her passion is to bridge technology with deep customer empathy and insights, and also loves to inspire and coach teams. Prior to Facebook... Read More →

Steven Hillenius

UX Manager & Designer, NASA
Steve Hillenius is a UX Manager and Designer at NASA. He takes passion in understanding the complex world of space flight and distilling it down into minimalist usable interfaces. Steve leads a team that has designed software for astronauts, scientists, and engineers to control the... Read More →
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PJ McCormick

UX Design Lead, Amazon
PJ makes applications, software, and products that are easy to use, effective, and powerful, and that produce meaningful results for their users--which always leads to meaningful results for businesses.

Sunday March 15, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm CDT
JW Marriott Salon B

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