For our upcoming meeting (this Thursday night), Kevin Harris will be speaking on the topic of User Experience for Developers.
Here is a brief synopsis:
Providing an overview of user experience and discussing four important things a developer can think about when building his/her next application. Discussing the difference between UI and UX, the negative effect building more features can have on your application, how to design for the user, and finally, the value a developer brings to the user experience in an application.
About the speaker:
Kevin Harris is the Senior UX Designer at BetterCloud. He has deep experience with applying the principles and practices of user experience in a Google-centric development environment.