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TC UX Meetup – Monday, 10/11 @ Wilde Roast Cafe

The next Twin Cities UX Meetup will be on Monday, October 11 at Wilde Roast Cafe in northeast Minneapolis. This will be an open discussion – let’s hang out, talk UX and eat good food. Hope to see you on the 11th! DATE & TIME October 11, 2010 (2nd Monday of the month) 6-8 p.m. LOCATION […]

August UX Meetup: REDUX More Heated Words and Even Colder Beer!

Please join us for the next Twin Cities UX Meetup on Monday, August 9th, at the Red Stag. The July session was such a rousing success full of conversation and discussion that we thought we’d do it again. It’s the perfect activity for summer, not too much deep thinking and a casual time. Let’s get […]

July TC UX Meetup: Heated Words & Cold Beer

Please join us for the next Twin Cities UX Meetup on Monday, July 12, at the Red Stag. Let’s get together and pick over some UX bones of contention! Do you have a UX topic about which you feel passionately contrary? Are people you work with doing some really stupid things that could be done […]

UX Book Club: June 14th

Please join us for the next UX Book Club on Monday, June 14, 2010, 6-9pm. Modular Web Design: Creating Reusable Components for User Experience Design and Documentation. DATE June 14, 2010 (2nd Monday of the month) TIME 6-9pm LOCATION Wilde Roast Cafe parlor room 518 Hennepin Ave. E. • Minneapolis, MN 55414 612.331.4544

WED April 28th: TALK – The Art & Science of Seductive Interactions at Clockwork Active Media Systems

UPA, UX Meetup, and Clockwork Active Media Systems are proud to present an evening with Stephen Anderson. We hope to see you there! WHAT’S HAPPENING The Art & Science of Seductive Interactions How can we design interactions that encourage specific behaviors? A while back, LinkedIn experimented with a feature: a little meter above the users’ […]

March UX Meetup – March 8, Wilde Roast Cafe, 6-9 PM

Please join us for the next Twin Cities UX Meetup on Monday, March 8. First, we’ll discuss the Interaction10 conference. Some TC UXers who went will offer their take on the big ideas that came out of it and how they can apply those ideas to their work. If you want to get a sense […]

Mounds View: "A Lake That's Seen Better Days"

A neighboring suburb’s struggles with branding and marketing made the front page of my neighborhood newspaper this week. From the article “Mounds View continues discussing new tagline” by Kate Garlock, it sounds like a case of equal parts design by committee and crowdsourcing. Both of which are fine, well-worn strategies and both have a significantly […]


Content Strategy Night Thursday, Sept. 17 6pm – 8pm Meet visiting content strategist Rahel Bailie (Intentional Design, Vancouver) for an informal discussion on content, the Web, and everything. Sen Yai Sen Lek 2422 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55418 (612) 781-3046

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UX Book Club: Seth Godin Tribes

Since Seth Godin is coming to the Twin Cities in October, we thought this would be the perfect book to read for UX Book Club. It’s not a User Experience book per se, but it is relevant to us. It’s also a great way to get warmed up for the upcoming MIMA Summit. DATE & […]