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8:45am
Eva Kaniasty Opening Keynote: Don't Fear the Research!

9:15am
Lis Pardi In Defense of the Floppy Disk: The Vocabulary of the Interface
Laura Dove & Stephen Reinach Lightweight Journey Mapping: The Rewards of Customer Driven Narratives
Minmin Yang How to Visualize Quantitative Data from User Research
Vijay Hanumolu Content First Approach – Similarities Between UX & Content Strategy and Why They Both Should be Tightly Coupled
Medullan Coping with Complexity in Health Care: Enabling Sense-Making Through Great UX

10:15am
Alfred Kahn & Pete Wasserman Driving B2B Innovation & Product Development Using Collaborative UX Research Techniques
Mary Ann Petti UX Research with Limited Literacy Audiences: Tips and Case Studies
Ania Rodriguez, Rick Damaso, Jonathan Knopf Modern Day Attitudinal Tracking: How to Use a Mood Meter to Get Real-Time Moments of Truth During Think-Aloud Protocol
Shaun Wolf Wortis & Meng Yang How to Drive Great Design in Organizations (Small and Very Very Large)
Shannon McHarg & Chauncey Wilson Lightning Debates on Controversial UX Topics

11:15am
Bill Gribbons Faulty by Design: A Psychological Examination of User Decision Making
Jennifer Smith Typography: The Key to Your Visual Information Hierarchy
Henry Hernandez III Doing the Whole Mobile Usability Research Thing
Kristen Deveau Wear Your Words: Wearables & Speech Design

1:00pm
Sarah Bloomer Culture Eats UX Teams for Breakfast
Jennifer Chaffee & Rachel Sengers Delicious Design: UXers & Visual Designers Collaborating Together
Laura Brelsford & Sarah Horton Involving People with Disabilities in User Research to Guide Accessibility Activities
Marli Mesibov Meeting At the Intersection of Content Strategy & UX Design
Mad*Pow Personas: The Cause of and Solution to All of Life's Problems

2:00pm
Joshua Ledwell Getting to Done Usably: User Experience Acceptance Criteria on Agile Projects
John Chin & David Philbin Customer Pain Points for Blind & Low Vision Users: Debunking Myths to Avoid Being Blind Sided
Emily Chu & Meena Kothandaraman Discussion Guides: Getting to Everything BUT the Kitchen Sink
Manuel Ebert Sartre & the Lab Monkey: What Philosophy and Neuroscience Can Teach Us About UX
10-minute talks (students):
Tina Chou A Game for Building Trust and Communication Skills
Beth Hadley Creation of an Accessible Nurse Call System with an iPad App
Wayne Hosley Changing a Life:Impactful Designs for Sick Children
Taliesin Smith Ramp It Up! An Action Based Guide for Creating Accessible Websites

3:00pm
Kyle Soucy Whoa! Did You See That?
Roxanne Chang, Kenny Kutney, James Smell, Consuelo Valdes A Case Study on Balancing Beauty and Security in Healthcare Enterprise Software
Paul Berger & Mike Fritz Predictive Analytics Using Usability and Survey Data: Yes We Can!
Cory Costantino Invent to Present
10-minute talks (Taboo UX: Bathroom UX):
Eva Kaniasty Microinteractions in the Bathroom and Beyond
Marli Mesibov Traveling UX Adventures
Joan Wortman To Pee or Not to Pee… The is the Question

4:15pm
Ronnie Battista Big Love: The Case for Conscious Coupling in UX Strategy
Dolores Anoli, Colleen Beaton, Colleen Campbell Designing For & Testing with Seniors
Sarah Bloomer Panel: Growing Pains – Lessons Learned in Growing a UX Team
10-minute talks (curated):
Miranda Hunt Search in the New Black: How Millennials Find Information Online
Dani Nordin Documenting Design Patterns for Cross-Functional Teams
Greg Raiz Shaping Organizations Through User Experience
Mike Ryan #HamburgerWars

5:15pm
Jared Spool Closing Keynote: Design is a Team Sport