SPEAKER & BIO: Featuring Sheila Mackenzie, UX Director at Spatial Research + Design.
At Spatial, Sheila leads the research practice. Her personable and authentic approach has helped organizations including Oculus, Facebook, Glassdoor and BC Hydro to build human-centred products and services.
She is passionate about contributing to civic-minded projects and working on initiatives that consider innovation and design for the betterment of people.
Before becoming a partner of Spatial Research and Design, Sheila worked in global UX teams with Nokia, Samsung and HSBC.
She holds a BA English from Simon Fraser University and a Diploma in Interactive Design from Capilano University.
HOST: Euphemia Wong
LOCATION: Online! You will be able to view the link & password for it closer to date, please look out for the link to appear on this page a few days prior to the event date.
COST: FREE! - We are completely run by volunteers, and are lucky to have some great sponsors that help cover the costs to run this Meetup group! :)
SPONSORS: * Thank you to our Meetup membership sponsor, Microsoft Azure Tech Communities. * Thank you to our virtual event software support sponsor, Adobe XD.
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SAFE SPACE POLICY: We strive to create a safe space for all members of our Ladies that UX community. Don't be afraid to speak openly and candidly but always with respect as the #1 priority. We also do not tolerate harassment of any kind, if there are any issues at all please do not hesitate to reach out to the organizer directly.
Fancy meeting other women for a good old natter about UX and life in general? Then Ladies that UX is for you. Not got UX in your job title? No problem. If you're inquisitive, enthusiastic and interested in making the world a better place for users, you're one of us.