Schalk Venter

Schalk is a full-time consultant working on various personal, commercial, and open-source projects. His focus lies within the worlds of user research, product design, and front-end development – having done contract work for National Treasury, The Google Foundation, Design Indaba, CSS-Tricks, and various others. He serves as the Administrative Director of Front-end Development South Africa, and the acting Academic Head at Codespace. He also co-created the current Interaction Design degree program at Cape Town Creative Academy, where he teaches part-time.

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