NUX Leeds – 26 March 2015 – The role of the graphic designer in the UXD process

NUX Leeds meet-ups are kindly sponsored by SimpleUsability and Orchard Recruitment.

SimpleUsability and Orchard

The next NUX Leeds event takes place on Thursday 26th March and will be with our usual hosts Simple Usability at Marshall Mills, Marshall Street, Leeds.

Join us from 6:00pm for food, drinks, networking and for a chance to win a book from Rosenfeld Media (see below), our talk will start at 6:30pm.

The role of the graphic designer in the UXD process

with Simon Jones, Leeds College of Art.

Simon will be presenting a talk entitled “The role of the graphic designer in the UXD process” which will promote and argue for an integration and synthesis of UXD and Graphic Design disciplines. The talk will address various factors characteristic of a Graphic Designer’s experience and education that can support and enrich the UXD process.

About Simon

Simon is a Senior Lecturer of BA(hons) Graphic Design at Leeds College of Art and specialises in critical and contextual studies. He has an interdisciplinary practice and research interests which revolve around exploring and applying psychoanalytic and subjectivist approaches to design and visual culture. Simon delivers introductory workshops and seminars on User Experience Design approaches to digital design as part of the programme’s curriculum and his current research and scholarly activity aims to strengthen links between the UXD and Graphic Design disciplines with an emphasis of academic potential.
Follow Simon: @milo333milo

Running order

6:00 – 6:30 Free beer, soft drinks & refreshments
6:30 – 7:30 Simon will be talking about the role of the graphic designer in the UXD process
7:30 – 8:00 Open discussion and networking and draw to win one of three Rosenfeld Media books.



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