UX for Wearables: Designing for Smart Watches
28

Saturday, 28 July

10 am – 4 pm +08

GA Singapore, Spacemob

Level 3, 8 Claymore Hill, Spacemob
Singapore
$150 SGD
Regular Ticket
$150 SGD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

UX for Wearables: Designing for Smart Watches

Brandon Schmittling Photo


User Experience Lead, Huge

28

Saturday, 28 July

10 am – 4 pm +08

GA Singapore, Spacemob

Level 3, 8 Claymore Hill, Spacemob
Singapore
$150 SGD
Regular Ticket
$150 SGD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Workshop

Get an overview of smartwatch apps and a walkthrough of the process behind designing your own apps for the Apple Watch. Students will learn about the underlying options and requirements for the Apple Watch and will break into teams to define users, decide on a feature set and illustrate key scenarios using paper prototyping.

This workshop was first presented by HUGE during SXSW 2016.

Takeaways

  • Get an understanding of smartwatch app trends and where design for wearables is headed
  • Apply UX design methodologies to a smartwatch app
  • Demonstrate your understanding of UX best practices by building functional prototypes
  • Work your way through a real-world project simulation

Prereqs & Preparation

Design background would be helpful but not necessary. Please bring your laptop for this class. Wearables, watches and Internet of Things devices are not required but could be helpful.

About the Instructor

Brandon Schmittling Photo

User Experience Lead,
Huge

Brandon is a designer at Huge Singapore and is responsible for leading projects in the user experience department. His enthusiasm for web and interactive technologies as tools for digital innovation is supported by his previous work with Free Range Studios, Weber Shandwick, Hirshorn Zuckerman Design Group and WebFirst. Brandon has collaborated with Google, The Gates Foundation, Horangi Cyber Security, USAID, Tides Foundation and ESL Music. He has previously presented at SXSW, guest lectured at AU's Katzen Arts Center and taught at BU's Center for Digital Imaging Arts. He lives in Singapore and enjoys contributing to one of the most vibrant creative environments in Asia. In his free time Brandon enjoys eating ramen, hiking and inventing cocktails.

Refund Policy

We understand that, sometimes, plans change. If you can no longer make it to a class or workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given to cancellations made within a week of the class or workshop.

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