Schedule

Two incredible days about designing and
implementing great user experiences - together.

Thursday 14 March Thurs. 14 March
Friday 15 March Fri. 15 March
  • 9:00 AM,

    Registration, Coffee

    Collect your badges and enjoy coffee and Butterbrezen with other attendees

  • 10:00 AM,

    Servus

    Welcome greeting and introduction

  • 10:15 AM,

    Nishant Kothary

    Thursday

    Nishant Kothary

    Keynote

    The Honey Badger Way: Or How I Learned to Get Things Done

    HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, Responsive Design, Mobile First, Content Strategy — Honey Badger Don’t Care! Sure, it’s important to keep up with the latest and greatest technologies, design patterns, and trends, but they can far from guarantee your success in the real world. It is your ability, or lack thereof, to understand and work with other people —your project team, stakeholders, and... Details »

    Nishant Kothary

    Designer, honey badger of the responsive Microsoft.com homepage redesign

  • 11:15 AM,

    Julian Gruber, Sven Read

    Thursday

    Julian Gruber, Sven Read

    Bleeding Edge UX: The desktop experience inside the browser

    We built Guidants, a stock market tool. It needed to be something close to an operation system. Capable of finding & launching different apps fast, combining them, administrating them. Windows needed to be draggable, but without the hassle of placing them correctly. Each having their own navigation, settings & scale. These are problems that operating systems face. On top of this,... Details »

    Julian Gruber, Sven Read

    Developer and Designer duo who work on Guidants

  • 12:30 PM,

    Mahlzeit

    Take 90 minutes and find some lunch in Munich's old town

  • 2:00 PM,

    Konstantin Haase

    Thursday

    Konstantin Haase

    Breathing Life into Websites

    In this talk we will explore how to turn a web design into a proper web application. We start of with a bit of HTML, CSS and JavaScript and will walk through adding server-side logic until we and up with a working application. In the process, we will see how the backend of a web app works and learn some Ruby... Details »

    Konstantin Haase

    Developer at Travis CI, and maintainer of the Sinatra framework

  • 2:45 PM,

    Patrick Dubroy

    Thursday

    Patrick Dubroy

    UX in an Engineering-Driven Organization

    It can be a challenge to build beautiful, usable products in an engineering-driven organization. Many engineers don't understand or appreciate the role of design: they see it as arbitrary, superficial, and a distraction from the real work. In this talk, I'll share some of my experiences as a software engineer who works closely with designers. I'll explain why engineers feel the... Details »

    Patrick Dubroy

    Programmer and interaction guy at Google on the Chrome team

  • 3:30 PM,

    Kaffee und Kuchen

    Afternoon coffee and cake break

  • 4:00 PM,

    Bastian Allgeier

    Thursday

    Bastian Allgeier

    From designer to developer: an unexpected journey

    I'm trapped in an endless quest for perfect user experience. The golden formula lies somewhere between design and development. Between huge teams and a one-man show. Between professional customer relation and personal friendships. I can almost see it, smell it – and yet it's unreachable. Follow me on this quest. Details »

    Bastian Allgeier

    Creator of KirbyCMS, a flexible yet easy-to-use file-based content management system

  • 4:45 PM,

    Vitaly Friedman

    Thursday

    Vitaly Friedman

    Responsive Web Design: Clever Tips and Techniques

    Responsive Web design challenges Web designers to adapt a new mindset to their design processes as well as techniques they are using in design and code. This talk provides an overview of various practical techniques, tips and tricks that you might want to be aware of when working on a new responsive design project. Details »

    Vitaly Friedman

    Editor-in-Chief, Smashing Magazine, leading online publisher for web design

  • 5:30 PM,

    Round Table

    To wrap up the day, we'll bring the speakers back on stage to answer your questions about designer, developer relationships and responsive web design. Use the #uxmunich hashtag to ask a question.

  • 6:00PM,

    Dinner

  • 8:00 PM,

    After Party

    Conference badges required for entry. Join us at Niederlassung on Buttermelcherstraße 6 (U2 Fraunhoferstr). Beers on Github!

Thursday 14 March Thurs. 14 March
Friday 15 March Fri. 15 March