Speaker

Anne Hjortshøj
Anne Hjortshøj
Senior Director of User Experience
CarGurus
Anne Hjortshoj is a product design leader with an accidental specialty in spinning up new teams. During her 20+ year career, she’s successfully led design and product teams in industries as disparate as automotive, cybersecurity, online education, financial services, politics, and advertising.
Brad Nunnally
Brad Nunnally
Senior Director of User Experience
IntelliBridge
Brad Nunnally is the Senior Director of User Experience at Intellibridge and a co-author of “Designing The Conversation: Techniques for Successful Facilitation” for New Riders (Voices That Matter) and “UX Research: Practical Techniques for Designing Better Products” for O’Reilly Media.
Liya James
Liya James
Author & Managing Partner
Totally Human
Liya is a designer, inclusion advocate, and author. Over the past two decades, Liya’s product innovation work has touched millions of users through collaborations with brands like Apple, AT&T, Mercedes-Benz R&D, and IBM Design.
Natalie M. Dunbar
Natalie M. Dunbar
Author & Senior UX Content Strategy Manager
Walmart
Natalie Marie Dunbar is a UX-focused content strategist with a unique blend of skills as a journalist, content writer, and user researcher
Emily Haines Lloyd
Emily Haines Lloyd
Writer & Pep Talker
Independent
A copywriter, magazine contributor, and novelist—Emily Haines Lloyd has been telling stories her entire life.
Carol J. Smith
Carol J. Smith
Senior Research Scientist, Human-Machine Interaction
Carnegie Mellon University
Carol Smith has been has been improving the human experience across industries for 20 years and working to improve AI systems since 2015.
Lisa deBettencourt
Lisa deBettencourt
Founder & Principal
Forge Harmonic
Lisa is a product strategy and design leader. She works with organizations in healthcare and life sciences to discover, develop, and operationalize innovative ways to improve the patient and clinical experience.
Christian Crumlish
Christian Crumlish
UX Leadership Consultant & Author
Design In Product
Christian Crumlish is a product and UX leadership consultant at Design in Product, where he also hosts a product/UX community.
Jaime Ventura
Jaime Ventura
User Experience Designer
IntelliBridge
As a user experience (UX) and user interface (UI) design professional, Jaime Ventura is an expert in implementing government procedures and requirements to digital platforms.
Casey Hald
Casey Hald
Senior Frontend Developer
Dispatch
Casey Hald has been doing web design & user experience since 2008. He has worked mostly on enterprise software—developing rapid prototypes and conducting usability sessions to determine usability for designs.