Career Development: Online and in 461 groups in 100 countries

UX Master Classes (Online Webinars)

Get advice and insights from design masters through our webinar series.

View all Master Classes

How to Use User Research to Design the Best Products and Services

Photo of Susan Weinschenk
Susan Weinschenk, Chief Behavioral Scientist and CEO, The Team W, Inc.
Photo of Guthrie Weinschenk
Guthrie Weinschenk, COO, The Team W, Inc.

User research has become exceedingly popular over recent years. Companies big and small, established and start-up, are now conducting their own user research. But why is this happening now and how does research improve products and services?

In this Master Class, experts in behavioral science, Susan and Guthrie Weinschenk, will demonstrate how user research can be used to create the best products and services.

You’ll learn:

  • The myths and realities about user research.
  • The different types of user research and when to use each.
  • How to leverage user research to improve the design of products and services.
  • Who should be doing user research.
  • What organizations need user research the most.

This Master Class is for anyone who is interested in user research and want to enhance their research skills.

Even if you can't attend the webinar live, register to get access to a recording that you can watch anytime afterwards!

Learn more
Webinar starts in
7
hrs
32
mins
4
secs

04:00 PM (UTC +00:00)

Evaluating Your UX Maturity: Limits and Opportunities

Photo of Frank Spillers
Frank Spillers, CEO at Experience Dynamics

How do you evaluate your organization’s UX maturity? Does it even matter where your organization is on the maturity ladder?

Building a UX team, or joining a new team, whether as a UX Designer, Researcher, or Service Designer, can be enriching or full of obstacles depending on whether your organization lets you practice your craft.

UX maturity is a marker of progress or health, but what does it mean, and how can you use it to evolve your organization or team capabilities?

In this Master Class webinar, Frank Spillers will give you practical tips for using maturity models realistically while moving on to more critical tasks of UX organizational growth.

You’ll learn:

  • How to create an accurate UX maturity audit.
  • How to assess the maturity of your organization realistically and what to do about it.
  • How to move up the maturity ladder by avoiding common traps.
  • An updated approach to UX maturity that will change how you see UX maturity.
  • How to build a UX roadmap and engage Product Managers.
  • How to quickly grow UX maturity using the latest process hacks and techniques for UX, Service Design, Inclusive Design.

No matter where you are in the UX maturity model, learning how to make an impact within your organization is a crucial task for UX and Service Designers. When you realize the limits and opportunities the UX maturity model provides, it can be easier to use as a tool in UX management or working with a new team.

Even if you can’t attend the webinar live, register to get access to a recording that you can watch anytime afterwards!

Learn more
Webinar starts in
78
days
7
hrs
32
mins
4
secs

04:00 PM (UTC +00:00)

User Journey Mapping for Better UX

Photo of Kelly Jura
Kelly Jura, Vice-President, Brand & User Experience UX at Screencast-O-Matic | ScreenPal

Uncover actionable insights using an empathetic mindset and a user journey mapping framework. Iterate and optimize user experience by highlighting key touchpoints and uncovering product or communication gaps.

In this Master Class, Kelly Jura, renaissance woman and UX design pioneer, will illustrate why user journey mapping can be one of the best exercises you’ll ever conduct.

You’ll learn:

  • What a user journey map is.
  • Why user journey mapping is critical for the user experience.
  • Why user journey mapping is important for your team to help uncover strategic oversights, gaps, and opportunities.
  • Who should be involved in the discussion.
  • How you can gain perspective from other business teams and set aside assumptions.
  • How often should you employ the user journey mapping exercise.
  • Why journey mapping only works if everyone is committed to collaboration.
  • How to validate member journey maps.

This Master Class is for anyone who is interested in better understanding how to visually represent the way users experience products or services and improve the experience for end users.

Even if you can't attend the webinar live, register to get access to a recording that you can watch anytime afterwards.

Learn more
Webinar starts in
141
days
7
hrs
32
mins
4
secs

04:00 PM (UTC +00:00)

UX Career Development

421K
220K
207K
58K
17K

Local Groups Near You

Local Groups in Africa

Botswana

Cameroon

Egypt

Ghana

Kenya

Mauritius

Morocco

Mozambique

Nigeria

Rwanda

Seychelles

South Africa

Tanzania, United Republic of

Tunisia

Uganda

Local Groups in Asia

Armenia

Bangladesh

China

Georgia

Hong Kong

India

Indonesia

Israel

Japan

Jordan

Kazakhstan

Malaysia

Myanmar

Nepal

Oman

Pakistan

Philippines

Qatar

Saudi Arabia

Singapore

South Korea

Sri Lanka

Taiwan

Thailand

Turkey

United Arab Emirates

Uzbekistan

Vietnam

Local Groups in Europe

Austria

Belarus

Belgium

Bulgaria

Croatia

Cyprus

Czech Republic

Denmark

Estonia

Finland

France

Germany

Gibraltar

Greece

Hungary

Iceland

Ireland

Isle of Man

Italy

Latvia

Lithuania

Luxembourg

Malta

Moldova, Republic of

Montenegro

Netherlands

Norway

Poland

Portugal

Romania

Russia

Serbia

Slovakia

Slovenia

Spain

Sweden

Switzerland

Ukraine

United Kingdom

Local Groups in North America

Canada

Costa Rica

Dominican Republic

Mexico

Panama

United States

Local Groups in Oceania

Australia

French Polynesia

New Zealand

Local Groups in South America

Argentina

Bolivia

Brazil

Chile

Colombia

Ecuador

Paraguay

Peru

Uruguay

Smile Together, Learn Together

Free UX Meet-Ups

Interaction Design Foundation meet-ups are UX gatherings hosted by Local Groups. Absolutely free and open to everyone to attend (even people who are not our members), these meet-ups offer the perfect chance to grow.

  • UX Collective - Edition Nr.2.
    Jul 12, 2022 6:00pm–7:00pm
    Free meet-up by IxDF Durban 7+ people going
  • IDF Local Group Munich - July 2022
    Jul 13, 2022 7:00pm–9:30pm
    Free meet-up by IxDF Munich 7+ people going
  • IxDF Los Angeles Online UX Hangout
    Jul 13, 2022 6:00pm–7:00pm
    Free meet-up by IxDF Los Angeles 8+ people going
View all UX meet-ups

Download Ready-To-Use Template Bundles

Speed up your design workflow with our ready-to-use template bundles! Each bundle contains a set of practical templates you can apply in your work—and they’re all licensed for commercial use.

Discounts on the Best UI/UX Design Tools

We’ve partnered with the best UI/UX design tools to give you exclusive discounts. Save more than $680 on these tools—this way, your membership practically pays for itself.

product partner logos