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LTUXNYC + McKINSEY DESIGN: What's your UX journey?
Whether we've studied it, transitioned into it or fallen into UX by accident, the beauty of it is that there is no specific path. With UX designer roles as varied as our background, it's always fascinating to hear one's UX journey. Come join us as we talk to McKinsey Design & hear about the career paths of our esteemed panelists, the challenges they face as female design consultants & how they hope to see the field evolve.
[ AGENDA ]6:30pm: Doors Open ( Food & refreshments will be served. )7:00pm - 8:00pm: Presentation + Speaker Panelists8:00pm - 8:15pm: Q&A8:15pm - 8:45pm: Networking
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[ PANELISTS ]NATASHIA TJANDRIA (Experience Design Lead)Natashia builds Fortune 500 companies digital futures through an integrated approach to user research, user centered design & data analytics. In Digital McKinsey her role spans under the umbrella of User Experience generalist. Her most exciting role to date is perhaps being the game master of an analog board game which walks clients through design thinking & customer centricity.
JOCELYN WU (Experience Design Lead)Jocelyn joins Digital McKinsey as a Design Lead. She is an engineer turned designer with over six years of experience in user experience strategy & design. She helps global institutions refine their digital transformation agendas & design digital products for employees & consumers. She enjoys applying design thinking to business problems, crafting solutions for target users.
ANNEMARIE LOCK (Associate Design Director)AnneMarie is an Associate Design Director at McKinsey Design, specializing in the intersection of service & digital design for healthcare organizations. Prior to joining Veryday, AnneMarie led design at a startup focused on in-home patient care. She leverages her extensive experience designing digital tools for a variety of industries, as well as her research background in the social sciences to develop new products & services based on deep insights into how people think & feel.
Moderator: JENNIFER SPECIALE (Executive Recruiter)Since 2014, Jennifer has overseen global recruiting for the Experience Design capability within Digital McKinsey. During her tenure, this team has grown from 1 to 350+ designers, across 15 countries. Specializing in start-up ventures, Jennifers passion is realized in all things technology & design, with a particular interest in women in leadership.
About McKinsey Design
McKINSEY DESIGN helps clients drive growth by delivering breakthrough products, services, customer experiences, & design-led innovation. We take a unique, multidisciplinary approach bringing together top design talent from award-winning design studios (LUNAR, Veryday, & McKinsey Digital Labs) with McKinsey's deep industry expertise. This combination of analytical rigor & breakthrough creativity helps clients across private, public, & social sectors innovate at scale & speed.https://www.mckinsey.com/business-functions/digital-mckinsey/how-we-help-clients
About LTUX NYC
2015 Winner of Net Awards Grassroots Event of the Year & in over 50 cities chapters worldwide, Ladies That UX is a friendly, welcoming & collaborative community for women in UX. Ladies That UX NYC aims to foster an inspirational & supportive environment where ladies in UX can positively promote & learn from each other through informal networking & lively discussions & great events in NYC. We dont run for profit but seek to make the world of work better for women around the world! We're on social media - check out our Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & Meetup forum for discounts, deals & other relevant community events.