UX Hot Seat Presented By Digital Karma
24

Thursday, 24 October

6:30 9 pm PDT

GA Los Angeles (Santa Monica)

1520 2nd Street
Santa Monica, CA 90401
FREE!
Regular Ticket
`

In Partnership With:

DIGITAL KARMA logo

Questions? Read our FAQs

UX Hot Seat Presented By Digital Karma | October 24

Jill DaSilva Photo


Founder and Head of Product Design, Digital Karma

Jamie Nuzbach Photo


Strategic Development Manager, Adobe

24

Thursday, 24 October

6:30 9 pm PDT

GA Los Angeles (Santa Monica)

1520 2nd Street
Santa Monica, CA 90401
FREE!
Regular Ticket
`

In Partnership With:

DIGITAL KARMA logo

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Event

We want to welcome UX Designers of all skill levels, startups, small to medium size businesses, enterprise companies, developers and other tech professionals to come join Digital Karma at General Assembly Santa Monica for an inspiring evening of peer mentorship and networking focused around UX Design and Product Strategy.

This event will showcase two UX Hot Seat presentations. APPLY here to be in the UX hot seat: UX HOT SEAT

Agenda

6:30pm – 7:00pm: Check-in, free food and drinks (beer, wine, etc.), networking!

7:00pm – 7:10pm: Introductions

7:10pm – 7:40pm: UX Hot Seat #1 (Portfolio of emerging designer and career strategy)

7:40pm – 7:50pm: Break

7:50pm – 8:50pm: UX Hot Seat #2 (Startup product and strategy review)

8:50pm – 9:00pm: Networking

Who should attend this event?

  • UX Designers
  • Startups
  • Founders
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Small to medium-size businesses
  • Enterprise companies
  • Developers
  • Product Managers
  • Hiring managers
  • Angel Investors
  • Venture Capital Investors
  • Industry peers (i.e. Anyone that supports the tech community)

About the Presenters

Jill DaSilva Photo

Founder and Head of Product Design,
Digital Karma

Jill is the CEO and Founder of the design agency, Digital Karma. She began programming when she was 8 years old and has been designing digital experiences since the early 2000’s. She’s founded and owned several companies ranging from services to wholesale and retail. She consults with entrepreneurs to help them with their business strategy, Minimum Viable Products, and how to pitch for funding. Jill serves as an IxD Advisory Board Member for Santa Monica College and served as the Lead UXDI Instructor + Global Education Strategy Team Member at General Assembly. Jill was voted as one of 50 LA tech CEOs, founders, executives, hackers, & investors you must follow on Twitter. Jill gives away at least one hour a week to mentor designers on their career path.

In recognition of her exemplary service in the classroom, Jill has been selected as a member of General Assembly's Distinguished Faculty program.

Jamie Nuzbach Photo

Strategic Development Manager,
Adobe

Strategic Development Manager, Adobe XD

Focusing on education Jamie brings Adobe XD's performance, integrations and cross-platform solution to educators, students and business professionals in the UX industry. Jamie is excited to share how XD can help students express an idea which facilitates learning, growth and future career opportunities. With years of experience as a Creative Director, in enterprise to agency, Jamie understands the needs of companies today and how XD can help designers experience success in their employment pursuits

About Our Partners

DIGITAL KARMA

Digital Karma is a full service design agency that specializes in creating Minimum Viable Products for start-ups and existing businesses. We provide enterprise education and consulting, assist companies hiring UX designers, and evaluate end-to-end experiences through a UX lens. We also support the LA Tech community through meaningful workshops and events.

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.

Coming up near you

Let’s Keep You Updated

Enter your email to start following

By providing us with your email, you agree to the terms of our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.