Workshops

Our workshops are designed with you in mind. They combine the cutting edge expertise of some of the world’s leading UX experts with the same high quality that people love about Rosenfeld Media’s UX books and conferences.

Virtual Workshops

10 hours over 2-4 days, dates vary by workshop

Taking your DesignOps to the Next Level

with Kristine Berry and Jenny Price

10 hours over 3 segments: August 29, 31 and September 1

Enabling DesignOps at scale brings the promise of effective transformation for design teams—their capabilities, performance, and business outcomes. But what does it take to operationalize this within your organization and within your team?

Jenny Price and Kristine Berry, two IBM DesignOps leaders, will lead participants through a series of IBM Design Thinking exercises and assess their DesignOps Capabilities that will ultimately result in a customized roadmap of opportunities that participants can bring back to their teams.

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From Ladder to Trellis: Building Flexible Career Architectures for UX Teams

with Peter Merholz

8 hours over 4 segments: September 12-15

In this workshop, Peter Merholz will show how the integration of a robust Skills Taxonomy and Leveling Framework enables a “corporate trellis” career architecture across disciplines (design, research, and content) and leadership types. Learn to  shape these flexible career architectures into HR-friendly tools that succeed even in highly bureaucratic environments like financial services.

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DesignOps Fundamentals: Tangible Benefits, Measurable Outcomes

with Dave Malouf

10 hours over 2 segments: September 14-15, 2022

This workshop will take you on a journey from developing a custom DesignOps strategy or practice to ensuring its delivery and ongoing assessment. You’ll learn clear methods and techniques to assess the needs of your design team, prioritize initiatives, sequence projects, and measure impact. And you’ll walk away with an approach that enables you to better understand your design teams’ health and performance, and business and engagement models.

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The Content Strategy Practice Blueprint: Building from the Ground Up

with Natalie Marie Dunbar

10 hours over 3 segments: September 14-16, 2022

You’ll learn the five components to the practice building process that comprise the Content Strategy Practice Blueprint, detailed in Natalie’s recently published Rosenfeld Media book, From Solo to Scaled: Building a Sustainable Content Strategy Practice.

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Measuring Impact in DesignOps

with Farid Sabitov and Z

10 hours over 3 segments: September 20-22, 2022

The most challenging part of DesignOps is actually helping the design department to communicate impact at scale. Together with Z and Farid, we are going to help you to create your own story of how different practices and teams within your organization can put more focus on outcomes based on the real metrics.

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Make Design Systems People Want to Use

with Dan Mall

12 hours over 4 segments: September 29-30 and October 6-7, 2022

SuperFriendly founder and CEO Dan Mall will walk you through the difference between component libraries and true design systems, new workflows for tighter collaboration between designers and engineers, how to measure success, and a lot more.

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