How are you using the knowledge and information gathered / acquired, to inform the services and products you are contributing towards in your industry and possibly the world? How has the information helped to improve your product / service which ultimately aims to improve on usability, accessibility, user centricity, etc
With the an ever changing landscape and the constant emergence of new trends, the conference dives into the latest UX trends, how they are being adapted and what experts in the community are doing to improve on user centered design.
We aim to build on what we’ve learned from previous conferences while maintaining our focus on advancing the implementation and shared understanding of user experience in South Africa.
Attendees will see two days of compelling presentations presented by industry experts and one day of practical workshops where attendees are given the opportunity to implement the theory through the guidance of the facilitating experts.
UX South Africa is dedicated to providing a harassment-free conference experience for everyone , regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, age or religion. We do not tolerate harassment of conference participants in any form. Sexual language and imagery is not appropriate for any conference venue, including talks. Conference participants violating these rules may be sanctioned or expelled from the conference [without a refund] at the discretion of the conference organizers.
Harassment includes verbal comments that reinforce social structures of domination [related to gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, age, religion]; sexual images in public spaces; deliberate intimidation; stalking; following; harassing photography or recording; sustained disruption of talks or other events; inappropriate physical contact; and unwelcome sexual attention. Participants asked to stop any harassing behavior are expected to comply immediately.
If a participant engages in harassing behavior, the conference organizers may take any action they deem appropriate, including warning the offender or expulsion from the conference [with no refund]. If you are being harassed, notice that someone else is being harassed, or have any other concerns, please contact a member of conference staff immediately. [Conference staff can be identified by t-shirts/special badges/head sets.
Conference staff will be happy to help participants contact venue security or local law enforcement or otherwise assist those experiencing harassment to feel safe for the duration of the conference. We value your attendance. We expect participants to follow these rules at all conference venues and conference- related social events.