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The UX Crunch North - Meet The BBC

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BBC - Main Quay 5

Dock House

Media City Uk

Salford

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The UX Crunch North - Meet The BBC

Welcome to the UX Crunch's first event in the North! At the end of April, we will be partnering up with The BBC, to provide you a fantastic insight into the inner workings of the biggest media broadcasting companies in the UK!

Featuring:

  • Colin Burns - Chief Design Officer (BBC UK)

  • Paul Crowley - Head of UX Design (BBC Salford)

  • Liz Leakey - Creative Director, UXD (BBC Salford)

  • Rob Farnell - UX&D for BBC iPlayer

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TICKET ONLY EVENT

To attend our events, we require you to buy an advanced ticket – Please make sure you purchase a ticket to secure your place! Price includes entry to the event, free drinks (Beers, Wines, Soft Drinks) and Pizza.

Important lease note - tickets are NON-REFUNDABLE, please do not purchase a ticket if you are unable to come as we have limited seating and have to purchase the correct amount of food and drink.

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THE UX CRUNCH

We are revolutionising the way in which Experience Designers network and improve their knowledge of the field. We host bi-monthly UX event’s in collaboration with leading companies and organisations in the UK, showcasing UX case studies and shared industry knowledge. Each event is totally different and collaboration is the key to our success. We are always looking for new partners, so please get in touch for more information on how to get involved.

After listening to your feedback and comments we are trying to increase the quality of content, so both Senior and Junior UX professionals will learn something new at each event. We are continuously trying to improve and evolve our event, so please help by completing our feedback form after.

Our tickets always sell out within day’s and with over ten thousand people now subscribed to our events on meetup.com and to our mailing lists, we are now the largest monthly UX meetup in Europe!!!

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THE EVENT

Thursday 20th February 2017 @ The BBC (Media City UK)

Welcome to The UX Crunch's first ever conference up in the North, where we will be teaming up with The BBC in Salford and showcasing just how they approach Experience and Creative Design.

Come along and join us for a fantastic evening of engaging talks and discussions, as well as some fun activities with the most influential leaders in the BBC. With a keynote presentation from Chief Design Officer Colin Burns, as well as some insightful presentaitons from the Head of UX, Paul Crowley and Creative Director (UX+D) Liz Leakey, this will be an oppotunity to see the inner workings of UX and Design at the world's biggest broadcaster!

Watch this space for additional updates, with more speakers to follow and an insight into the event activities and proceedings! With space for circa 250, this will be a fantastic event, so don't miss out!!

We would like to invite you straight from work, where doors will open at 6.30pm. Unwind with your peers over some drinks and snacks at The BBC MediaCityUK. We will be networking from 6.30pm and guest talks will begin around 7pm. The BBC are hiring too, so if you are interested in exploring a carreer with the BBC, bring your game face and prepare for some excellent tips and thought-provoking insights.

NOTE: In order to attend this event, you will need photographic identification. Please be aware that without this you will not be permitted entry to the event!!!

If you are interested in hosting with us or would like to sponsor an event (and would like to get a taste of what we do), please get in touch with Myles McMorrow. Tweet @TheUXCrunch and let’s get the ball rolling!

We look forward to seeing you soon!!!

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AGENDA

  • 6.30pm - Arriving

  • 7.00pm - Welcome Introduction

  • 7.10pm - Keynote talk (Colin Burns)

  • 7.40pm - Lightning talk (Suzanne Clarke)

  • 7.50pm - Lighning talk (Rob Farnell)

  • 8.00pm - Lightning talk (Liz Leakey)

  • 8.10pm - Recruitment! (Andy Mead)

  • 8.15pm - Interval

  • 8.30pm - Head Of Design talk (Paul Crowley)

  • 8.50pm - Activities (Emily Heath, Kelly Lothbrook-Smith, Rob Scott)

  • 9.50pm - Networking

  • 10.30pm - End

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TALKS AND DISCUSSIONS

Watch this space for the confirmed line-up!!

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BBC - Main Quay 5

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M50 2LH

United Kingdom

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