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Hi everyone!

We'll be holding a special going meeting with UXPA to celebrate World Usability Day! Be sure and RSVP cause space will likely be a bit limited. Stay tuned for more news about upcoming presentations!

As always, anyone who is interested in becoming an organizer of Refresh Dallas, I would love to have you on board. This is a great opportunity to gain additional leadership, planning, and organizational skills. Not only that but you'll be able to list on your resume an organization with a rich history of great presentations going back nearly 10 years! If you are interested, please contact me and I'll be happy to chat about what you can do to help improve the sustainability of this wonderful organization.

Jeff Whitfield

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Dallas UXPA


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If you plan on attending please RSVP.

Join us for a join meeting with the Dallas UXPA group to celebrate World Usability Day. This year's theme is Engagement.

You have probably seen alot of UX Engagement Models like the Five Planes of User Experience, UX Pyramids, UX Funnels, UX Honeycombs, and so on.

All of these UX Models talk about the work that UX Designers perform, which is great. is not enough!

For this year's World Usability Day, we will break into teams of 5 or 6 people. We will work as teams to talk about how UX Designers can engage with other parts of the business.

It will be a highly-interactive, highly-engaging session. Each team will create a quick persona, discuss how this person can engage with UX, how UX can engage this person, and how we can work together.

Ready, set, engage! <said in a Captain Picard voice>


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NOTE: Should you have any issues getting into the building, call or text Jeff Whitfield at 214-274-5796.

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