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Practice user experience and interaction design with your peers
Design practice, January 4th, 7pm, Genuine Joe Coffeehouse
Are you a UX, IA, UI, IxD, usability, visual or other sort of designer in Austin, TX? Come out for a design practice workshop on January 4th, from 7–9pm, at Genuine Joe Coffeehouse (it’s on Anderson Lane near the Alamo Drafthouse Village). We’ll be doing the brainstorming practice exercise. Come a little early to get settled and get some coffee or a snack so we can start on time. I’ll be there at 6:30pm to set up if you’d like to introduce yourself or discuss the meeting itself. Paper, markers and other materials will be provided.
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