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Alessandra Millar

User Experience Researcher - Google

Workshop: Creative skills for Innovation

This workshop will provide participants with an introduction to the design thinking framework and give them confidence to apply the process to solve problems creatively. This is done through learning by designing, and the workshop will help participants:

  • Find out what it takes to go from ill-defined problems to well-designed solutions
  • Use brainstorming methods to generate creative ideas
  • Prototype ideas rapidly
  • Test and validate prototypes with users
  • The workshop is aimed at both designers and researchers and will present tools methods applicable to both disciplines.

About the speaker:

Alessandra started her UX career in a research agency in Brazil. At Google she is on the international user research team, focusing on helping Maps and Search work for everyone around the world. She’s passionate about making sure that the needs and challenges of people from all around the world are heard loud.

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