June 1st – 2nd 2018
The un-conference for UX enthusiasts,
students & professionals.
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What is UXCamp?
An un-conference where UX professionals and enthusiasts can teach each other in an open, fun environment. Anyone who has something to say / demo / teach can pitch to the crowd. If the crowd approves, the pitcher gets a session and a time slot to host a session in.
At UXCAMP, there are no spectators. If you’re not presenting, you’re participating and learning actively. You participate by joining the hands-on workshops and discussions, entertaining the crowd, writing blog posts, sharing experiences on social media or demoing something cool.
What to Expect
200+ people sharing knowledge about design, design systems, UX, product design, UI design, strategy, and just about anything else.
Check out the websites of past UXCamps in Berlin, Amsterdam, Hamburg and the rest of Europe. Here’s a few of the best:
Friday, June 1st
08:30 Doors open
09:30 Welcome to UXCamp
09:45 Keynote by Anne Stenros
10:15 Pitches and Session Planning
17:15 Day 1 Wrap-up at Stage
18:00 Afterparty at Gofore
Saturday, June 2nd
09:30 Doors Open
10:00 Keynote by Virpi Roto
11:00 Pitches and Session Planning
17:15 Keynote by Andre Jay Meissner
Dr. Anne Stenros
Former Chief Design OfficerCity of Helsinki
Professor of Practice in Experience DesignAalto University
Andre Jay Meissner
Adobe XDAdobe Systems
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Who Can Come?
Designers. Developers. Tinkerers. Entrepreneurs.
And Just About Anyone Else
How to get the most out of UXCamp
What to expect at UXCamp
- No spectators, just participants.
- When you come, be prepared to share your knowledge with other attendees.
- When you leave, tidy up after yourselves and be prepared to share your post-camp experience with the world
- All presentations are scheduled the day they happen. Prepare in advance, but come early to get a slot on the wall. The people present at the event will select the demos or presentations they want to see.
Presenters are responsible for making sure that notes/slides/audio/video of their presentations are published on the web for the benefit of all and those who can’t be present.
Rules of UXCamp
- Absolutely DO talk about UXCamp.
- No spectators, only participants. Attendees must give a demo, a session, or help with one, or otherwise volunteer / contribute in some way to support the event.
- If you want to present, write your topic and name in a presentation slot.
- Time slots can be used as presenter wants till the next slot
- You attract your own crowd. Attendees vote for what they want to see/do.
- If you have something to present (you do), you should present
- Don’t be annoying. Don’t ‘’network’’. Just share, learn and meet interesting people.
- Ask questions. Talk. Speak Up.
What do I need for UXCamp?
If you have something to Demo or teach, remember to plan ahead how to pitch it to an audience. Also plan out the materials etc you’ll need. We’re happy to help you plan sessions, polish your materials and point out things you’ll need if you tell us ahead of time.
If you’re here to learn, bring stuff to take notes/sketch with and be active. Ask questions, challenge the presenter and interact with the other participants.
When can I sign up?
To participate in UXCamp Hel 2018 you’ll need to buy a ticket via an Eventbrite (other ticket provider) link when tickets are released on (date to be announced) you can sign up here to receive an email for when the tickets begin to go on sale.
We will open signup once we confirm exactly how many people will be able to attend. Please sign up to be the first to be notified.
The main days of UXCamp Nordic will take place in Aalto Design Factory & Urban Mill premises in Espoo (Betonimiehenkuja 5C, 02150 Espoo).
Both of the days will start in Design Factory.
How to get there?
From the Helsinki city center, metro will take you nearby to Aalto university, which is only a short walk away from the venue. You can check https://www.hsl.fi/en for more instructions.
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