Conference Talks

ImprovUX is a series of talks and workshops that apply the skills of Improvisation to the world of User Experience. It positively affects the Relational, Working and Exploratory connections between UX Practitioners, Clients, Teams and most importantly the Users our products are serving.

These are fun and INTERACTIVE talks, that include audience participation using improv exercises. These exercises help show how listening, acceptance and a lack of judgement can create a more empathetic, collaborative, creative, agile, and innovative culture.

 

Primer 1

This talk introduces the UX ecosystem, the basic tenets of Improvisation and how they support the relational aspects of the people and groups within the UX ecosystem.

 

Primer 2

This talk expands on the Primer 1 talk and goes over more of the tenets of Improvisation and the relational aspects of the people and groups within the UX ecosystem.

 

Working

This talk focuses on the working aspect of the team tasked with creating a product that focuses on the users and their needs. How the team works together is based on the relationships they’ve formed and from those deep relationships help support the team’s creativity, agility, authenticity and simplicity

 

Exploratory

This talk focuses on the exploratory aspect of the team tasked with creating a product that focuses on the users and their needs. How the team explores possibilities and grows them into never before thought of solutions. Solutions they would have never arrived at if they had been working on their own. The exploratory aspects are supported by the relational and working tenets which allow the team to be more innovative and disruptive as well as more willing to take risks and able to embrace change.