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DevConf.us 2019 is the 2nd annual, free, Red Hat sponsored technology conference for community project and professional contributors to Free and Open Source technologies held at the Boston University in the historic city of Boston, USA.

When: Thursday, August 15 to Saturday, August 17, 2018

Venue: Boston University, George Sherman Union Building
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Thursday, August 15 • 13:00 - 13:45
Women in OpenSource UX Panel

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Are you currently in the UX field or considering making a career move? Are you curious about user experience workflows in the context of open source community? In your professional journey, your success flows from your own achievements to your ability to mentor, influence and inspire others. What does it take to be perceived as an Open Source UX? Join our panelists to hear their insights about their own career paths, goals and lessons learned. 

Attendees thinking of how to progress as an individual contributor, leader or manager in UX will be armed with advice on how to leverage their experiences and networks to identify where they want to go in their careers. Participants are encouraged to engage in discussion and ask questions.

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Catherine Robson

Manager, User Experience Design, Red Hat
Catherine Robson is a user experience manager and professional who has been working in the industry for over 15 years.  Currently a Manager of User Experience at Red Hat, where she has been recognized with the Stevie Award for Women in Business for Employee of the Year, she works... Read More →
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Serena Chechile Nichols

Red Hat
Serena is the DevTools UXD Lead in the centralized UXD group at Red Hat. She strives to increase the UX maturity level of the product portfolio. Serena is responsible for driving design consistency as well as evangelizing and contributing to PatternFly.
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Colleen Hart

Senior Interaction Designer, Red Hat
I am an interaction designer in the centralized user experience design (UXD) Group at Red Hat. I am responsible for driving design consistency on OpenShift products as well as evangelizing and contributing to PatternFly.
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Sara Chizari

Senior UX Researcher, Red Hat, Inc.
My background is in Computer Science and Cognitive Psychology and my PhD is in Human Information Interaction. I joined the UX Design team at Red Hat about a year ago where I help to build a bridge between our users' feedback and our product managers, designers and developers.
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Gina Doyle

UX Designer, Red Hat
Gina Doyle is a User Experience Designer at Red Hat. After graduating in 2018 from Tufts University, Gina has worked with the Red Hat developer program group, designing and contributing to the Developers website. She also heavily participates in open source projects such as Patte... Read More →
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Mary Shakshober

Interaction / Visual Designer, Red Hat
UX designer on the Red Hat Developer program (developers.redhat.com) and proud representative for Red Hat in the K-12 Boston education space, through organizing and facilitating technology outreach opportunities for students in the Boston Public School District.

Thursday August 15, 2019 13:00 - 13:45 EDT
Metcalf Small GS Union, BU