Event Calendar

Take the opportunity to meet like-minded people. Find out what’s going on in the research field. Get inspired. And feel part of a community.

March 2021

10-12 Mar

Advancing Research 2021

The Advancing Research 2021 virtual conference program is—surprise!—research driven. Our curation team has interviewed a variety of industry thought leaders to identify important opportunities to advance the practice of research.

Continuing with themes from AR2020, we’ll focus on the opportunities research practitioners and teams have to enable businesses to both do good and do well.

11 Mar

Tech Circus Meets: Zalando

Zalando Design puts the customer experience front and centre. Ultimately, our goal is to make the fashion ecosystem more joyful. Join us on 11 March to learn about our growth framework and ways of working in a community of 130+ colleagues. We’ll also dive more deeply into the diverse problems we solve and design challenges we encounter.

Our digital product designers, user researchers, and UX writers are reimagining fashion for millions of people. Expertise is key. We foster professional development and leverage empathy, craft, experimentation—and a healthy dose of big data.

17-19 Mar

Design Research 2021

A three-day virtual event dedicated to design research – from planning and conducting, to analysis and use.

This event includes 3 mornings of conference presentations followed by afternoons of workshops.

18 Mar

Heuristically Speaking: Learn this UX research method from the pros

Heuristic Evaluation is a quick and cost-effective method that every UX Researcher should have in their toolkit. This talk will illustrate where and how Heuristic Evaluation fits into a design research framework, and provide a practical guide for conducting meaningful evaluations.

With UX research experts Cory Madaris and Ann Culp learning you about how to conduct a Heuristic Evaluation. This tutorial and an overview explore the technique’s role within the product design framework at a large financial institution.

26 Mar

Facilitating Stakeholder Engagement in UX Research Projects

This 3-hour, hands-on, online course will give you a practical understanding of the ways in which you can actively engage stakeholders at different times in your research process.

How can you – in an online world –actively involve stakeholders in planning a research project or analysing research outcomes? How do you help stakeholders to feel empathy for users when you share research insights?


April 2021

14-16 Apr

UXinsight Festival 2021

Staying together, learning together - connecting UX researchers across the world. Join the world’s leading UX research experts at our online conference, returning for the 5th time (and for the 2nd time online). Talks, interactive sessions, live Q&A’s, and networking.

Learning through failing! This year’s theme is a little different - we’ve all heard about inspiring success stories, but what about the great ideas that came out of failure? Our theme, learning through failing, looks at exactly that.

14 Apr

From Users to User Ecosystems

This EPIC Talk will explore the idea of “user ecosystems” and their importance to design and ethnographic research. It will introduce a new book and toolkit, Rethinking Users: The Design Guide to User Ecosystem Thinking.

In discussion with the book’s authors and illustrator and breakout sessions with participants and we will explore practical ways that user ecosystem thinking can expand our imagination and our impact as ethnographers, innovators, and designers.

14-15 Apr

The BAD Conference

The Word's biggest online behaviour & Design event! The BAD Conference will webcast some of the world’s leading UX Psychologists and Researchers direct to your home, to talk about implementation of Behavioural Psychology into User Research and Design.

Its ambition is to create a dialogue within the User Experience community about Psychology, making the human the centre of the design process

14-16 April

UXinsight Festival 2021

Join the world’s leading UX research experts at our online conference, returning for the 5th time (and for the 2nd time online) between April 14-16th 2021. Talks, interactive sessions, live Q&A’s, and networking.

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