FOF Hawaii x UXHI: Getting Started with Figma

Zoom

This event's for you if you've never used Figma or if you're new to it and want to get the basics down. Find your way around Figma as our guest speaker Kristin Cooke, Senior Interaction Designer at Google, walks everyone through a basic overview of the tool's interface. She'll share some practical tips on importing […]

Free

UXHI Networking Blender

Airmeet

Take some time out of your Monday night for our first of many speed networking blenders! Drop into Airmeet for a round of 5-minute speed networking sessions to meet new UX friends or join an unmoderated table for no-agenda conversations.

Free

September UXHI Blender

Airmeet

We're back for another virtual blender event! Drop into Airmeet for rounds of 10-minute speed networking sessions to get to know other UX'ers in the community or join an unmoderated table for casual group conversations. No pre-registration is required. Just add the event to your calendar and we'll see you there! Join on Airmeet: https://www.airmeet.com/e/394fbf60-165d-11ec-bb12-67d22035bc49

Talk Story Session: Navigating a UX Research Career

Airmeet

Join us for a casual chat with Dori Yeh as she shares her story of transitioning into UX research, followed by a Q&A session. About Dori Dori Yeh is a UX Researcher in San Francisco, California. Having spent her entire life in Honolulu, she unexpectedly fell into the UX industry after moving to San Francisco […]

October UXHI Blender

Airmeet

Come dressed in your Halloween attire! Best costume gets a prize! 🎃 Drop into Airmeet to get to know other UX'ers in the community or join an unmoderated table for casual group conversations. No pre-registration is required. Just add the event to your calendar, click the link to join, and we'll see you there! Join on […]

Portfolio and Interview Advice for Emerging Product Designers

Zoom

After reviewing over a hundred portfolios, Chris wants to share with the UXHI community common mistakes he has seen and provide general recommendations on how to build a proper portfolio. Additionally, he will share what the interview process is like for designers, researchers, and content strategists, offer insights into writing a better case study along […]

Practice Whiteboard Design Challenges with UXHI

Zoom

During this session, you will get a quick overview and tips on whiteboard design challenges for Design Interviews from Jennifer Kumura, a former UX instructor at General Assembly. For the remainder of the session, you will get your hand in practicing doing a design challenge live with a partner. Register at: https://lu.ma/whiteboard-challenges-uxhi Important Notes: Because […]

UX Design for Eastern vs Western Markets

Zoom

Earlier last year Liya had worked on Alibaba’s app and with Toyota on their new city set to be built in Japan next to Mount Fuji in 2025. While designing digital interfaces for 5 years into the future is a big enough challenge on its own, another significant task was embracing the cultural differences in […]

Teaming Up with Designers to Impact the User Experience

Zoom

Despite working toward the same goals, writers and designers can often find themselves at odds. Whether it’s leaving the copy for last or disagreeing on how to change a design––the opportunity for conflict is abundant. In this session, we will cover how to pair up with your design team and bring a project management mindset […]

April UXHI Blender

Airmeet

​Our community is growing, which means more new UX friends to meet! We'll kick things off with UXHI announcements, then spend the rest of the time getting to know other UX'ers in the Hawaii community through rounds of 10-minute speed networking sessions on Airmeet where you'll get matched with other members for 1-on-1 conversations. Sign […]