Lizzie Dyson & Kavitha Krishnan
Welcome from LTUX co-founder and Talk UX Director
Design Director – Digitalist
With over 20 years of experience under her belt, Jane’s used her expertise in many design competencies to work in more than 50 projects for a range of different industries and countries. At Digitalist and externally, she advocates for a more holistic and strategic Design practice. In client projects, Jane acts as a lead consultant helping customers discover their digital future.
Argentina, Buenos Aires
UX Manager – Mulesoft
Graduated as a graphic designer at the University of Buenos Aires, specialized at the National Technological University in usability and accessibility and become certified as an Ontological Coach and NLP Practitioner at the Argentine School of Coaching and NLP, also It has certifications granted by NN / g, UX Alliance and Scrum Alliance.
She worked in companies including Sofrecom, MediaLab, Claxson, Avatar, Despegar and Almundo, currently she works as UX Manager at Mulesoft and she is the Academic Coordinator and teacher of the first UX Research Diploma in Latin America.
USA, San Francisco
UX Lead – Google
Melissa currently manages a design group in Google Health. She spent 10 years working at Google on Google Fiber, Google Voice, and Google Analytics, and other products. Prior to Google, she was the Chief UX Officer for Bloomboard, Inc, Design Leader at eBay, and UX Director for Milo.com. Before moving to Silicon Valley, Melissa was a Human Factors researcher with the University of Maryland Baltimore, School of Medicine. Melissa earned a bachelor of science in psychology with a biopsych emphasis from The Ohio State University, and studied Human Factors and Applied Cognition at George Mason University.
The Future of Ladies That UX
Ladies that UX is a welcoming and transparent community of people who work in UX. Our mission is to build a global community to positively promote and support each other. In this panel, global leaders will offer deeper insights into the humble beginnings of the organization, its impressive growth within a short span of time, its efforts to bridge the geographical and cultural differences, the organization’s accomplishments and its future plans.
North America Director
Talk UX Director
Co-Founder – Limina
My mission is to make digital products and services useful, usable, engaging, and delightful through the application of robust human-centered design-driven techniques. Collectively, Limina’s mission is to enable, expand, and enhance human potential by simplifying complex computer interaction and designing more usable systems.
Product Designer – Udemy
Inis is an ex-academic turned designer! She comes from a background in Cognitive Science and Neuropsychology and worked at Facebook Ireland as a Visual UX Designer. Currently, she works at Udemy as a Product Designer. With over 5 years of technology industry experience and almost 10 years of experience in research on human behavior and cognition, she’s an advocate for the power of interdisciplinary teams in order to create great design. At her spare time, she loves reading, writing, drawing, drinking coffee and talking about dogs and dinosaurs.
Principal Designer – Athena Health
As Principal UX Designer at athenahealth, a network of more than 160,000 providers and 110 million patients, Jenka designs platform-scale solutions to empower patients, grow provider business, and improve population health outcomes. She has previously designed customer experience solutions for some of the world’s largest brands and organizations, including Toyota, AARP and Live Nation. Her work and writing have been featured in Wired, TechCrunch, The LA Times, WBEZ, iO9, and more. Jenka believes all designers are agents of user health, and has developed a framework to align technology design practice with health-centered design values.
USA, San Francisco
Head of User Experience – Cisco Cloud Security
Claudia Love leads an international team of product designers, researchers, and writers responsible for building cloud security experiences at Cisco. She has been working on making enterprise software more human-centered for over 10 years across the United States and South America. She is passionate about Design Leadership and DesignOps.
Panorama of UX in Brazil
What is it like to work with user experience in a continental country and full of diversity like Brazil? We invite designers from different parts of the country to exchange experiences.
LTUX João Pessoa
UX Manager – Orange
Enthused by the details and data that dissipate doubts.Through my design background I discovered a love for the web and its users. Now I dedicate my days to creating products based on experiences that make the user’s life easier while getting the best results for my company.
USA, San Mateo
Product Designer – Ballast Lane Applications
Product Designer with 6 years of experience shipping products and collaborating with cross-functional product teams, with passion for turning complex problems into simple and engaging experiences. Lead in Mujeres IT and Dribbble Meetup Montevideo.