Russ Unger

Russ Unger
Director, Experience Design Center of Excellence, 18F

Website | @russu

Russ Unger is an Experience Design Director in Chicago where he leads teams and projects in design and research. He is co-author of the books A Project Guide to UX Design, Designing the Conversation, and Speaker Camp for New Riders (Voices That Matter). Russ is also working on a book on guerrilla design and research methods that is due out, well, sometime.

Russ is co-founder of ChicagoCamps, which hosts low-cost, high-value technology events in the Chicago area, and he is also on the Advisory Board for the Department of Web Design and Development at Harrington College of Design. Russ has two daughters who both draw better than he does and are currently beginning to surpass his limited abilities in coding.

Sessions

Workshop
Location: 2001 Level:
Russ Unger (18F), Todd Zaki Warfel (Messagefirst), Fred Beecher (Evantage Consulting)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 7 ratings)
This workshop will be presented in two parts and will revolve around a single design problem. When the workshop begins, the leaders will present the design problem to the participants. In these groups, attendees will tackle the design problem through sketching and review sessions. At the end of the sketching activity, the teams will each choose their best sketch and will refine a final solution. Read more.
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(415) 947-6111
rkoziura@techweb.com

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