Design the Future
January 19–20, 2016: Training
January 20–22, 2016: Conference
San Francisco, CA
Vanessa Cho

Vanessa Cho
Head of User Experience and Design for Software and Services, GoPro


Vanessa Cho is head of user experience and design for software and services at GoPro, where she is responsible for product design and research for web, mobile, desktop, and TV. In just 18 months under her leadership, the GoPro Software UX team grew from 1 to 18 remarkable designers focused on strategy, interaction, content, visual, prototyping, and research. Prior to GoPro, Vanessa was senior director of user experience at Walmart Labs, where she led a 50+ person user experience team for Walmart Global eCommerce, with responsibility for the US market. Since she began her career after graduating from Brown University and Rhode Island School of Design, Vanessa has gained over 17 years of experience working on consumer-facing products.


2:05pm Friday, 01/22/2016
The new fundamentals
Location: Generals Residence Ballroom
Tags: Innovation
Vanessa Cho (GoPro), Wesley Yun (GoPro)
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Technology like GoPro enables us to capture what life looks like from another point of view and share this moment with others. The software design challenge at GoPro is to create a friction-free sharing experience for users. Vanessa Cho and Wesley Yun walk participants through how GoPro is learning to design for the majority of their users that pride themselves on being the minority. Read more.