Past Events 2018

Events in 2018 that have come and gone.

January 2018

02 . Service Design — Monthly #ThinksnDrinks #social #free

09 . Joint event with Portland Accessibility and User Experience & Portland Community Design Thinkers — Inclusivity in Design Thinking: Workshop #workshop #free

10 . CHIFOO — Is Design Metrically Opposed? #talk #paid

17 . PDX Design Research Group — VR/AR/MR: How Creators are Navigating the Space #talk #paid


February 2018

06 . Service Design — Weller Society Blueprinting Workshop #workshop #free

07 . CHIFOO — Wasted Time Isn’t Time Wasted #talk #paid

09 . Design Museum — Revelations in International Education #talk #paid

15 . Portland Community Design Thinkers — Becoming a Change Agent through Two-Way Empathy #workshop #free

15 . Design Museum — Bespoke Bodies: The Design & Craft of Prosthetics Opening Reception #exhibit #members-only

17-19 . UX Night School — Intro to UX Design/Research #workshop #paid

22 . PDX-UX — February Meetup #talk #free


March 2018

06 . Service Design — Monthly #ThinksnDrinks #social #free

06 . Portland Accessibility and User Experience — Why Everybody Hates Forms #talk #free

07 . CHIFOO — Humanizing Technology For The Betterment All #talk #paid

13 . Design Thinking — Conveying the Value of Design Thinking Inside Your Organization #workshop #free

15 . Design+Strategy — No. 19: Have Post-Its, Will Travel #panel #paid

21 . PDX Design Research Group — Roundtable UX Discussions #talk #paid


April 2018

03 . Service Design — Workshop TBD #workshop #free

04 . Evolve Collaborative — Starting With The Experience - Not Your Average Innovation Workshop #workshop #paid #pdxstartupweek

05 . PDXHCD — Get Out and Talk to People #talk #free #pdxstartupweek

16 . Lucknow & Lovejoy — Place as a Platform for Living: An Experimental Design Challenge #workshop #free #DWP

16 . Polinator — Paradigm Shifts in the Human-Centric Workplace #panel #paid #DWP

18 . CHIFOO — How To Build An Atomic Bomb #talk #paid

18 . Design for America - Portland — Hyperlocal Social Innovation #panel #free #DWP

18 . OpenIDEO Portland — Community-centered design sprint #workshop #paid #DWP

18 . University of Portland — Millennial Thinking: Human-Centered Design for Problems Outside of the Classroom #panel #free #DWP

18 . Ruby Receptionists — Real, Meaningful, Connections #workshop #free #DWP

18 . NWEA — The Importance of Accessibility #panel #free #DWP

19 . OpenIDEO Portland — Equity-based Human Centered Design #panel #paid #DWP

19 . Mercy Corps — Displaced Workshop: Explore Design Through Empathy #workshop #paid #DWP

19 . PDXHCD + UP — Design Thinking in Higher Education #workshop #paid #DWP

27 . Design Museum — Unlocking Your Creativity #talk #paid

PDX Startup Week is happening in April. #pdxstartupweek are HCD events that are part of their program.
Design Week Portland is happening in April. #DWP are HCD events that are part of their program.


May 2018

01 . Service Design — Monthly #ThinksnDrinks #social #free

02 . Cvent — UX Activities (Card Sorting & Persona Sharing) #social #panel #hands-on #free #cventPDXwomen

08 . PDX Accessibility — Fringe Accessibility Techniques (That Probably Shouldn't Be) #talk #free

09 . CHIFOO — Break The Veil Of Research #talk #paid

16 . PDX Design Research Group — Ready for Prime Time: Making Your Research Results Easy to Use #talk #paid

June 2018

05 . Design Thinking — Meet your fellow Design Thinkers in a [silent] social! #social #free

06 . CHIFOO — Quantifying Qualitative Decisions #talk #paid

06 . OpenIDEO OpenIDEO Portland Chapter Meetup with El Pasaporte Project #workshop

09 . Portland Accessibility and User Experience Meetup — Adaptive Bikes, Trikes, and Tandems - bike ride with BikeLoudPDX #social #free #aBreakFromTheOrdinary

11 . Service Design — Service Blueprinting Workshop at Dexcom #workshop #free

28 . ResearchOps Community — What is ResearchOps? #workshop #free

29 . Design Museum — The Style of Speed #talk #paid

July 2018

03 . Service Design — Monthly #ThinksnDrinks #social #free

10 . Portland Accessibility and User Experience Meetup — PDX A11y UX Social #social

11 . CHIFOO — Ethical Dilemmas & Democratized Proliferation AI #talk #paid

13 . Design Museum Mornings — Chocolate With a Conscience #talk #paid

18 . PDX Design Research Group — Artificial Intelligence and the Future of UX #talk #paid

26 . Social Impact + OpenIDEO Portland — Happy Hour + Chapter Meetup #social #free

August 2018

07 . Service Design — #ThinksnDrinks #social #free

14 . IxDA Portland — Brenda Laurel, in conversation with Jessica Outlaw: Design, human-centered research, #MeToo, and the complexities of culture in immersive media. #interview #paid

15 . OpenIDEO Portland — Social Impact Lab PDX Preview + Social Impact Design Networking. #social #donation-requested

September 2018

05 . CHIFOO — Ethics in Augmented And Virtual Reality (Panel) #panel #paid

06 . OpenIDEO — Social Impact Lab PDX Preview (Part 2 + Social Impact Design Networking)

11 . Service Design — Service Blueprinting Workshop - City of Portland #workshop #free

11 . Portland Accessibility and User Experience Meetup — Writing for Inclusivity: A Co-Meetup with Write The Docs PDX #workshop #free

14 . Portland Community Design Thinkers — IDEO.org'­s 9-Week Course for Human-Centred Design #workshop #free

19 . PDX Design Research Group — Why Online Qual? -- When & how to make online qualitative research work for you #talk #paid

19 . Portland Interaction Design Foundation — Discoverability: UI Design, Usability best practices, user adoption, discoverability, GUI best practices #talk #free

27 . Social Impact Lab PDX — Research and Crafting Insights #workshop #paid

October 2018

02 . Service Design — Monthly #ThinksnDrinks #social #free

03 . CHIFOO — Ethics In The Age Of Artificial Intelligence #talk #paid

10 . Accessibility and UX — Inclusive Happy Hour! #social #free

11 . Design Museum — Reimagine the Urban Experience #panel #paid

17 . Design Thinkers — Getting Beyond Brainstorming for your Next Ideation Session #workshop #free

18 . pdxUX — Choices & Consequences #talk #free

18 . Social Impact Lab PDX — Design for Impact #workshop #paid

26 . Design Museum Mornings — Building Relationships, Inspiring Communities #talk #paid

November 2018

03 . Social Impact Lab PDX — Feedback and Testing #workshop #paid

07 . CHIFOO — F#@K You: Money, Courage, & Ethics In The Workplace #talk #paid

08 . PDXHCD — 2019 Planning

12 . Service Design — Service Blueprinting Workshop - Larkin Street Youth #workshop #free

13 . Accessibility and UX — Universal Design for Learning with Samantha Johns #talk #free

14 . PDX Design Research Group — Nudges: Changing Minds and Behaviors with Data, Patience, and Kindness #talk #paid

15 . Social Impact Lab PDX — Community Celebration! #social #free

16 . Alveare Collective — Failing Fast for Females #workshop #paid

26 . Design Reality — Thinking Beyond Just 2D/3D: Creating A Human-Centric Experience #talk #paid

30 . Design Museum Mornings — Innovating Wellness @ Work #talk #paid

December 2018

06 . Design Thinkers — Unfortunately, this event has been cancelled, but will be rescheduled in the future. —Why So Serious? The Value of Play and Improvisation to Design #workshop #free

13 . PDXHCD — Holiday/End-of-Year/2019 Planning Super Party-o-rama!

Au revoir, 2018

We've wrapped 2018 with a final, multi-group gathering that became the 79th human-centered event of the year in Portland.

Photo credit, Peter Russo
Photo credit, Peter Russo

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Thanks to everyone who made 2018 a wonderfully human-centered year! We hope you join us for all that 2019 will have to offer.


 

 

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