UX @ Web Summer Camp

About

Engaging workshops on the UX topic, spread over 3 days, will focus on user experience and user research topics. Learn more in the blog posts.

Program

DAY 0 – Tuesday, Aug 28
19:00 - 20:00

Help Desk / Hanging Out

A special Help Desk for PHP, eZ, and JS tracks will be organized, with hanging out over complimentary welcome drinks.

Hanging out will be in front of the conference halls (one floor below reception). Help Desk will be organized in one of the halls.

20:00

Evening Town Stroll

A short walk around Rovinj straight after the hang out.

DAY 1 – Wednesday, Aug 29
7:30 - 8:00
swimming

Morning Recreation

In a few words: easy-going, fun, and recreational. Go for a swim early in the morning and start the day afresh.

8:00 - 9:20

Registration & Coffee Hangout

In front of the conference halls (one floor below reception).

9:20 - 9:30

Shortest Opening Keynote Ever

 9:30 - 12:30

(coffee break 10:50-11:10)

workshop

Jobs-to-Be-Done in your UX Toolbox (part 1)

by Steph Troeth

This full-day workshop is designed for intermediate to advanced researchers looking to add JTBD to their research toolset.

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch

Restaurant On, across the conference halls (one floor below reception).

13:30 - 16:30

(coffee break 14:50-15:10)

workshop

Jobs-to-Be-Done in your UX Toolbox (part 2)

by Steph Troeth

16:30 - 17:30

Infolox Lounge with the Experts

Roundtable discussions and hanging out with drinks powered by infolox.

20:00
networking

All Aboard Dinner

Join us for dinner at the wonderful Restaurant Burin in Hotel Eden. Enjoy the lovely ambience of the restaurant in the pleasant company of other participants and companions.

Dinner is in the ticket price. Do not forget to wear your websc pass at all times.

DAY 2 – Thurday, Aug 30
7:30 - 8:00
running

Morning Recreation

In a few words: easy-going, fun, and recreational. Go for a run early in the morning and start the day afresh.

8:00 - 9:30

Coffee Hangout

Wake up and smell the coffee at Hotel Eden's Vitality bar, right in front of the exit to the outdoor pool.

 9:30 - 12:30

(coffee break 10:50-11:10)

workshop

Design thinking: A toolkit for innovation (part 1)

by Chris How

Gain the key skills and the confidence to use design thinking to enable you to spot opportunities, generate ideas and pitch them to potential investors in this 1-day workshop.

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch

Restaurant On, across the conference halls (one floor below reception).

13:30 - 16:30

(coffee break 14:50-15:10)

workshop

Design thinking: A toolkit for innovation (part 2)

by Chris How

16:30 - 17:30

Unconference

A participant-driven meeting for UX and Biz tracks where anyone who wants to present a topic can claim a brief time to do so. A special award is awaiting the highest-rated speaker!

19:30 - 22:00
networking

All Aboard Dinner

Spend a pleasant evening in a vibrant and colourful atmosphere with other participants on the beautiful island Katarina. Meeting point for the boat departure is the Delfin boat station.

Dinner and the boat trasportation is in the ticket price. Do not forget to wear your websc pass at all times.

DAY 3 – Friday, Aug 31
8:00 - 8:30
swimming
running

Morning Recreation

In a few words: easy-going, fun, and recreational. Go for a swim or a run early in the morning and start the day afresh.

8:30 - 10:00

Coffee Hangout

Wake up and smell the coffee at Hotel Eden's Vitality bar, right in front of the exit to the outdoor pool.

 10:00 - 13:00

(coffee break 11:20-11:40)

workshop

The design systems toolkit (part 1)

by Martin Sandholt

In this interactive workshop, you will learn how to make your own scaleable design solutions with a systematic approach and how to apply it in different projects regardless of current design system maturity.

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch

Restaurant On, across the conference halls (one floor below reception).

14:00 - 17:00

(coffee break 15:20-15:40)

workshop

The design systems toolkit (part 2)

by Martin Sandholt

17:00 - 17:10

One Before We Part Ways

Closing session

20:00
networking

All Aboard Dinner

Join us for closing dinner at the wonderful Restaurant Burin in Hotel Eden. Enjoy the lovely ambience of the restaurant in the pleasant company of other participants and companions.

Dinner is in the ticket price. Do not forget to wear your websc pass at all times.

DAY 4 - Saturday, Sep 1
10:00 - 16:00
boat

Boat Trip

After 3 days of learning and improving your skills, you deserve a relaxing day at the boat trip with lunch on board! Meeting point for the boat departure is the Delfin boat station.

Boat trip is complimentary. Do not forget to wear your websc pass at all times.

Speakers

Steph Troeth

Strategist & Researcher

Steph is a user experience strategist and researcher, formerly Head of Research at Clearleft. In nearly 20 years of working on the Web, she has worn many hats, including a product lead for a tech startup in publishing and a technical director at a digital agency.

Chris How

Principal UX Consultant, Clearleft

Chris is a Principal UX Consultant at Clearleft, based in Brighton in the UK. He creates award-winning digital solutions based on in-depth research insight and strategic design thinking. Chris helps clients shape and deliver elegant user-focussed solutions that add value to the business and its customers.

Martin Sandholt

Frontend Design Lead, momondo

Martin is currently working in the travel tech space at momondo. He is passionate about interaction design, information architecture, and front-end development. He specializes in design systems and implementing them on both small- and large-scale projects.