Previous Events

Check out what we have been up to at past meet-up and convention-related gathering by St. Louis Experience (STLX) Conference and Meet-up.



October 2018 Meetup

Journey Mapping Workshop

by Shift

Jake Truemper and Keith Pelkey of Shift, conducted an in-depth and interactive presentation on Journey Mapping at the October 2018 STLX Meetup.

To see what you missed check out Shift’s blog with slideshare.


September 2018 Meetup

Comedy in Design

by Chris Feix

Chris Feix of Culture and Spirit cracks up the crowd on Monsanto’s campus with a review and open discussion about how and when humor is employed effectively in experience design.

Then follow along with the video below.

Chris Feix walks us through the usage of comedy and what it can do for your designs.


July 2018 Meetup

Advanced UX

by Dr. Carol Righi

The July 2018 meetup was a double-header, featuring Dr. Righi speaking to the cognitive psychology of ambiguity in design and the skills that help professionals in UX careers.

Dr. Carol Righi is the Human Centered Design Practice Lead at 1904labs. She is co-author of User-Centered Design Stories and User-Centered Design: An Integrated Approach. Carol has engaged in over 350 HCD projects for customers such as Google, Yahoo!, Amazon, IBM, Scottrade, Wells Fargo, BJC, Fidelity, Mapquest, MetLife, and many others.


July 2018 Meetup

Creating More Effective Visualizations

by Eric Vallo

Visualizing data is an effective tool to communication and driving decisions. Watch Eric Vallo explore what makes a chart, graph, dashboard or other visualization not only beautiful, but effective.

Eric Vallo is the CEO and Chief Architect at EV Technologies, the leading BI consultancy in town. Eric is a SAP Mentor and co-host of the Diversified Semantic Layer Podcast Network. He's also the co-author of the book "SAP BusinessObjects BI System Administration", published by SAP Press.


April 2018 Meetup

28 Black Designers

by Timothy J. Hykes

At the April 2018 meetup Timothy J. Hykes spoke about diversity in the design industry and his nationally acclaimed project, 28 Black Designers.

Watch the video to see what you missed.

This is the second presentation in the STLX ACCESSIBILITY, INTERSECTIONALITY, INCLUSION series.


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