User Experience LX - Bookings Now Open


We are pleased to announce that bookings for the Northern Collaboration User Experience (UX) Learning Exchange are now open!


The learning exchange will take place on Friday 17th March at the multiple award winning Heritage Quay, University of Huddersfield.  The event is free but is limited to four attendees per institution. It will start with a talk by freelance UX trainer and Head of the Cambridge Futurelib Innovation Programme, Andy Priestner entitled 'Stop listening to your users: the case for UX research in libraries'.   Please see below for the full programme:


10:30 – 10:45 Coffee and registration

10:45 – 11:00 Introduction to the day

11:00 – 12:00 Andy Priestner’s keynote talk: Stop listening to your users: the case for UX research in libraries

12:00 – 12:20 Talk 1: Carl Barrow (University of Hull): Pushing through the fear

12:20 – 12:30 Table discussion

12:30 – 12:50 Talk 2: Keren Stiles (Open University) UX research with distance learners

12:50 – 13:00 Table discussion

13:00 – 13:45 Lunch plus poster perusal

13:45 – 14:15 Talk 3: Jeff Woods (University of Liverpool) Usability and user experience at the University of Liverpool  

14:05 – 14:15 Table discussion

14:15 – 14:35 Talk 4 Julie Archibald and Jackie Oliver (Teesside University) UX Research - the Teesside Story

14:35 – 14:45 Table discussion

14:45 – 15:05 Talk 5 Ned Potter (University of York) Starting small then scaling up: UX at York

15:05 – 15:15 Table discussion

15:15 – 15:30 Final table discussions and wrap-up and conclusion of the day

15:30 – 16:00 Optional tour of Heritage Quay/Adjourn to the Head of Steam Pub

16:00 onwards: informal UX discussion over a beer/or two…


Book your place by registering here - please note bookings close at midnight on Wednesday 8th March.



Alison Sharman

Academic Librarian

T 01484 472700


University of Huddersfield | Queensgate | Huddersfield | HD1 3DH