Inside the Minds of Brilliant Designers

Wednesday, May 16th

7:00 pm - Inside the Minds of Brilliant Designers

Inside the Minds of Brilliant Designers: Must have UX tools

Overview: This inspiring panel event series invites key players in Singapore’s design community to offer a rare insider’s look at how they work and create. From branding to user experience to city planning, panelists will discuss how they approach projects from a design point of view, how design thinking methods help with problem-solving, and much more. Plus, they’ll cover opportunities within the field and their vision for the future of the industry.

Why It Matters: Design is one of the most powerful forces in our lives. It affects our morning commute, how we experience websites and apps, and how we communicate with each other. Gaining a better understanding of this universal force will help you see the world and your projects through a fascinating new lens.

Agenda

  • Check-in & Networking 6:30 – 7:00 pm
  • Panel/Lighting Talks 7:00 – 7:45 pm
  • Q&A and Networking 7:45 – 8:15 pm

Takeaways

Gain practical tips and insight from expert designers on how they’re solving problems through design, and get inspired to take your creativity to the next level.

About the Speakers

Norman Teh
CX/UX Architect, MSD (Merck Sharp & Dohme)

Norman is a UX/CX architect with a decade of experience with agencies, corporate and startups. He currently works at MSD and his practice focuses on customer personalisation, micro-focus user experiences and building modular information architecture platforms.

Prior to MSD he has designed customer-centric experiences for clients like BMW, Nike, Sephora Digital, Wealth-X and many others. Norman represented Malaysia at British Council’s Creative Catalyst Seminar in 2009 and more recently was nominated as an influential young gun for Antalis’s 10-20-30, where 10 pioneer designers selected the next generation of 20 influential young guns under 30 in Malaysia. When not at work, he co-runs a supperclub teaching strangers how to cook and writes on business, culture and customer experiences at medium.com/@normanteh

Miguel Eduardo Saballa
Product Designer, HOOQ

Katrin Abwerzger
Head of UX & Design, PropertyGuru Group

Experienced design manager and practitioner with a strong background in User Experience and Service Design. Substantial experience of creating, delivering and shaping digital mobile and web services in global corporations. Excellent interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills at all levels. Led cross-functional international teams and projects and able to understand technology at a leading level. Extensive people, project and resource management skills.

Heloise Jutteau (Helo)
Lead UX/UI Designer, Privé Technologies

Her key vocabulary:
Human Centred Design
Users (although it doesn’t mean they’re always right)
We Sell or We Die
There Is No Stupid Question
Don’t Take Anything For Granted
Don’t Take Anything Too Personally
Be Bold.
And…..SMILE.
Worked in Agencies and Start Ups.
Lived in Cameroon, London, Singapore.

What she’s up to right now? Revolutionising the wealth management industry in Hong Kong.

Details:

Wednesday, May 16th
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Collision 8
High Street Centre, 1 North Bridge Road, #08-08
Singapore 179094

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