THE UX Crunch meets ZPG

Date: 
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 19:00
Source: 
The UX Crunch - London's Largest UX Networking Event
Attendees: 
63
City: 
London

THE UX Crunch meets ZPG

Fancy an evening of talks and shared learning around the diverse subject of UX and design? Join us at ZPG’s Head Quarters – one of the most innovative and acclaimed office spaces in London for design, and home to famous brands such as uSwitch, Zoopla, Primelocation, Hometrack, Property Software Group, and Technicweb.

Featuring:

Tom Cavill, Co-founder and Chief Design Officer Brick Lane
Madeleine Wright, Senior UX Designer, Zoopla
Jacek Rebkowski, UI Designer, Zoopla
Michael Jones, Chief Technology Officer, uSwitch

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TICKET ONLY EVENT

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Important lease note - tickets are NON-REFUNDABLE, please do not purchase a ticket if you are unable to come as we have limited seating and have to purchase the correct amount of food and drink.

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THE DIGITAL SHOWCASE

We are revolutionising the way in which Digital Creatives network and improve their knowledge of the field. We host bi-monthly event’s in collaboration with leading companies in the UK, showcasing case studies and knowledge. Each event is totally different and collaboration is the key to our success. We are always looking for new partners, so please get in touch for more information on how to get involved.
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OUR PARTNERS

ZPG - ZPG owns and operates some of the UK's most-trusted digital platforms. Zoopla; USwitch; The Property Software Group and is focused on innovating, improving and integrating the best products and services into our platforms in order to create the best Consumer experience, generate enhanced Partner value and drive Group synergies.

ZPG help consumers to understand the market to make smarter decisions and aids professionals in operating their businesses more effectively. The Group benefits from its multi-brand, multi-channel approach and each of our brands has a distinct market position with an unrivalled proposition. Our websites and mobile apps attract over 50 million visits per month.

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THE EVENT

Tuesday 17th October, 6pm to 9.30pm – ZPG, The Cooperage, 5 Copper Row, SE1 2LH

We would like to invite you to unwind with other UX and creative professionals at the home of ZPG, based in a vibrant pocket of London that’s brimming with history. Built on the site of the old Courage brewery, ZPG’s "Cooperage" offices are located on the south side of the River Thames, just a stone’s throw from the iconic Tower Bridge.
The evening will present an opportunity to discover how UX and design work in a fast-paced and ever-expanding company, that puts UX and design at the heart of its future/ development.

Speakers will include: Tom Cavill, Co-founder and Chief Design Officer at Brick Lane; Madeleine Wright, Senior UX Designer and Jacek Rebkowski, UI Designer at Zoopla and Michael Jones, Chief Technology Officer at uSwitch.
Networking will begin from 6pm with the first talk at 6:50pm sharp.

Hiring managers are welcome, and if you are interested in hosting or sponsoring an event with us (and would like to get a taste of what we do), please get in touch with Myles McMorrow and we can hold you a ticket!

Tweet the event @TheUXCrunch and let’s get the ball rolling! We look forward to seeing you soon!!!

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AGENDA

6.00pm – 6:30pm: Doors open – opportunity to network
6:30pm – 6.45pm: Take your seats
6:50pm – 9pm Speaker’s presentations & Q&A (with interval, food and networking)
9.00 - 9:30pm: Final networking
9.30pm : Doors close. Those who wish can continue the evening at one of the many local pubs.

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TALKS & DISCUSSION

"Home Button: using design & technology to help people get on the ladder"

Tom Cavill, Co-founder and Chief Design Officer, Brick Lane

Tom Cavill is co-founder and Chief Design Officer of Bricklane.com, who provide the first online property ISA in partnership with Zoopla

"Making products built on trust"

Madeliene Wright, Senior UX Designer, Zoopla

With over 10 years’ experience in the tech industry, she first found love crafting pixels and code, but quickly honed her skills to help answer the bigger questions of ‘how’ and ‘why’ people do things. Her ultimate ambition being to create frictionless online experiences, making the technology behind them seem almost invisible. Today she is leading the UX as part of the replatforming team at Zoopla, trying to make the world of finding a home a better place.

"A week with a tribe. Observing from the sidelines isn’t always enough."

Jacek Rebkowski, UI Designer, Zoopla

Jacek began his career in advertising, working as an Art Director. That’s where he developed his passion for digital design. He then joined a predictive analytics startup where he was responsible for the creative direction and UX for the company's product. His efforts resulted in a best in class product which would later be acquired by Rightmove. Now he is using his expertise in the property industry to lead the design and branding of Zoopla’s commercial channel.

“Scaling UX at uSwitch”

Michael Jones,  Chief Technology Officer, uSwitch

Prior to becoming the Chief Technology Officer here at the comparison services arm of ZPG PLC, Michael has led technology teams at companies like Thoughtworks and Forward Internet Group. He is now responsible for the evolution of the uSwitch proposition across UX, Technology, and Data. He has worked at uSwitch 8 years man and boy.

ZPG

5 Copper Row, SE1 2HL