Tech Talk Tuesday: Exploring Tech Careers in UX Design | BAVC

Tech Talk Tuesday: Exploring Tech Careers in UX Design

June 19, 2018 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

Cost

Price: 
$0.00
Member Fee: 
$0.00 members
Location 

BAVC - 2727 Mariposa St.

Type 
Meetup
Panel Discussion
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Join BAVC for the June edition of Tech Talk Tuesdays, our monthly speaker series, where insiders from tech and other industries share the tips and learning experiences they've gathered while job-hunting and networking. You'll leave with new perspectives and new tools to help you on your own career path.
Come mingle with fellow TechSF participants and future applicants, enjoy refreshments, and learn new approaches to navigating the field.

When: Tuesday, June 19, 2018, 6:00 - 7:00 pm (The talk starts promptly at 6:00 pm)
Where: BAVC, 2727 Mariposa St., 2nd Floor
Speaker: Micah Bennett, Senior UX Designer at DesignMap and Julius Santiago, Product Designer at Fyusion

A Q&A session with BAVC’s Workforce Development Lead, Annie Tahtinen, we’ll hear from Micah Bennett, Senior UX Designer at DesignMap and Julius Santiago, Product Designer at Fyusion about careers in UX Design.

June TTT speaker Micah Bennett
More about Micah:
Micah is a Senior UX Designer at DesignMap, a San Francisco based studio specializing in complex problems. She approaches UX with 10 years experience leading programs at housing and international non-profits. She fell in love with UX while participating in local social impact hackathons and was awarded the Design for Change Fellowship at General Assembly. She's a big fan of graphic novels, geriatric cats and cheeky puns.

 

 

June TTT speaker Julius
More about Julius:
Julius is currently a Product Designer at Fyusion, creating mobile and web products that incorporate AR/VR elements. After studying Digital Art and Design at Stetson University in DeLand, FL, he began his career at EA Sports where he worked on NCAA, nascar and Madden as an Interface Designer. After 6 years of interface design on console games he shifted his focus to web and mobile gaming. Outside of the office, Julius enjoys embroidery and calligraphy. Space is limited.