UXSYM is a conference hosted by the User Experience and Decision Making Laboratory at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. This one day event features speakers and workshop sessions that focus on innovating with user experience.
Worcester Polytechnic Institute,
29 April 2020
UXDM Lab @WPI
The UXDM laboratory was established in Fall 2011through a generous gift from Dyn Inc. The mission of the lab is to conduct high-quality research with significant contributions to theory and practice while providing outstanding learning opportunities for WPI students.
CONSORTIUM FOR UX INNOVATION
The mission of this consortium is to develop an innovation ecosystem for conducting leading edge research that enables organizations to create value through outstanding user experience and to provide outstanding UX education and training through academic- industry collaborations.
Call for Proposals for UXSYM
The Call for proposal UXSYM 2020 is open!
UXSYM accepts submissions with general and/or advanced UX topics that have practical takeaways for conference attendees, which are a mix of students, academics, and practitioners.
Proposals can include (but are not limited to) topics such as:
- Fairness, Ethics, and Design
- Connected Customer Experience
- Health & Wellness
- Designing for Security
- Proposal Submissions Due: March 7, 2020 at 11:59 PM EST
- Proposal Acceptance Notification: March 27, 2020
- Final Presentation Materials Due: April 24, 2020
- Conference Date: April 29, 2020
All submissions will be reviewed by the review committee.
Sessions are scheduled in 60 to 75-minute time slots (each session should include time for Q&A).
These sessions may take the form of presentation (talk with PPT slides) or fireside chat/panel (2 to 4 experts and a moderator discussing ideas, methods, experiences, etc.).
Please use the provided template
If you wish to participate as a presenter, please email your proposal using the provided template to email@example.com by March 7, 2020.
Sponsor UXSYM 2020
Sponsorship helps provide free tickets to high school teachers and students and makes it possible for college students to attend the conference at a significantly discounted rate.
All sponsors are acknowledged on Symposium website and slideshows during the conference.
If you would like more information on sponsoring UXSYM 2020, please reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org
UXSYM Is created in partnership with our Amazing Sponsors and Corporate Contributors; The following Sponsors helped make UXSYM 2019 Possible
UMASS Medical School
Veo Robotics, Inc.
Event venue location info and gallery
Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, MA
WPI's 95-acre campus sits high on a hill in historic Worcester, Massachusetts. This convenient central location puts students close to all the best the city has to offer, including the Worcester Art Museum, the EcoTarium, and the world-renowned American Antiquarian Society.
Check our gallery from past events
(through march 28)
- Event Admission
- Fireside Chat
- Coffee & Networking Breaks
- Networking Reception
February 04 - March 28 | $75.00
March 29 - April 28 | $99.00
At the Door
April 29 | $125.00
February 04 - April 28 | 20.00
At the Door
April 29 | $30.00