EXPANDING THE BOUNDARIES OF EXPERIENCE

February 24 - 26, 2020
Embassy Suites Denver Downtown, CO

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View the Full Event Guide: Experience Design 2020

View the Full Event Guide: Experience Design 2020

At Experience Design 2020, learn about experience design best practices from industry leaders with sessions targeted to both your specific function and sophistication of organizational experience design implementation. 

Check out what we have planned for this year including:

  • Speaker Lineup
  • Top-rated Sessions and Networking Opportunities
  • Design Sprint, XD Therapy Sessions
  • Exclusive Site Tours

Expert speakers include:

  • Robin Beers, SVP Customer Experience Research and Digital Design Leader, Wells Fargo
  • Stephen Capri, EVP User Experience Design, Citi
  • Yauri Delacour, Design Lead & Experience Design Practice Founding Team Member, Fannie Mae
  • Chuck Gladney, Senior Creative Director, Experience Design, CVS
  • Eliel Johnson, VP UX, Charles Schwab
  • David Schell, VP Experience Design, Pearson
  • Mae Reed, Design Principal, Visa
  • Russ Wilson, Director, Head of UX, Google
  • and More!

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Experience Design 101 (Part 1)

Experience Design 101 (Part 1)

The concept and practice of Experience Design has been around for 20 years, but it continues to evolve and now has a greater focus on experiences that delight users instead of usability alone. Now, it is more important than ever to curate effortless user journeys through experience design. In part 1 of our Experience Design 101 guide, you will find the answers to questions such as:

  • What is experience design?
  • Why experience design?
  • What are some strategies to start designing experiences in your organization?
  • What are some inhibitors to experience design?


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Part 2 of our Experience Design 101 guide will go over the key terms and tools in experience design. 


Experience Design 101 (Part 2)

Experience Design 101 (Part 2)

In order to think like an experience designer, there are certain mindsets, tools, and key terms that can guide you in the right direction. In Part 2 of our Experience Design 101 guide, we’ve aggregated some key resources to help steer you in the right mindset and thought process of an experience designer including: 

  • Popular experience design mindsets
  • Tools for experience designers
  • Key terms 


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Check out Part 1 of our Experience Design 101 guide where we introduce what experience design is, why it's important and the key strategies and inhibitors in experience design.

Experience Design 201

Experience Design 201

In Experience Design 201, we push to explore the next level of experience including additional layers on top of user-technology interaction.

These additional layers include:

  • Emotional
  • Strategic
  • Holistic
  • Cultural
2020 Current Attendee Snapshot

2020 Current Attendee Snapshot

Interested in attending Experience Design this February 24-26, 2020? Take a look at who is already confirmed to attend, including executives from Visa, Spotify, and Volvo. To get a copy of this sent to you directly, contact us here.

How Does Experience Design Fit in my Industry?

How Does Experience Design Fit in my Industry?

A beauty of experience design comes from the fact that it transcends industry. In today’s experience economy, the value of optimized customer experience is larger than ever before and detrimental if ignored. 

Experience Design 2020 Speaker E-Book

Experience Design 2020 Speaker E-Book

We asked the speakers of our Experience Design 2020 program their perspective on the current, past and future state of Experience Design.

We’ve compiled their expertise into our #ExperienceDesign2020 feature as a sneak peek into the perspective and knowledge to be shared in Denver!

Debunking Myths About Experience Design

Debunking Myths About Experience Design

We tapped into the minds of experience design experts to shed light on what experience design means to them, their organization and the biggest myths about experience design. Featured experts:

  • Cindy Chastain, SVP, Customer Experience & Design, Mastercard
  • Robin Beers PhD, SVP, Customer Insights & Experience Design, Wells Fargo
  • Bianka McGovern, VP, User Experience, Goldman Sachs
  • Albert Whitley, Director of Experience Design and Voice of Customer, The Hartford
  • Andrew Ohm, Senior Manager, Global Whitespace Innovation, Starbucks
  • Jose Mateo, Design Thinking and Strategy Formulation Senior Internal Consultant, Verizon Wireless
  • and more! 

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Site Tour Feature: Inworks

Site Tour Feature: Inworks

At Experience Design Week this February 24-26 we'll be touring Inworks, an innovation lab at the University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus. Experience the power of rapid, physical prototyping as you explore the downtown Inworks UC Denver lab, and dive into the interdisciplinary design methodologies that they use to make things that matter. 

In this feature, learn: 

  • What is Inworks CU Denver? Why is having a facility like Inworks CU Denver important?
  • What is the culture like at Inworks CU Denver?
  • What are some projects CU Denver is currently working on?
  • Fun facts about Inworks CU Denver
  • What Inworks is most excited to share with XDW attendees 

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Site Tour Feature: WeWork

Site Tour Feature: WeWork

At Experience Design 2020, we will be touring WeWork's The Hub. WeWork’s shared office space at The Hub captures RiNo’s creative spirit—and helps foster further growth. We’ve transformed an entire level of this converted warehouse into art-filled lounges, connected conference rooms, and sleek private offices where ideas thrive.

In this feature, learn:

  • What is WeWork?
  • WeWork's office space at The Hub

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