Research in the Wild
Jul
28
10:30 AM10:30

Research in the Wild

  • Innovation Lab, The Municipal Services Building (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

What’s it like to conduct "research in the wild?” Field research happens when you go straight to where your users are to see how they experience products in their world. This could mean shadowing them using a computer program at work, following them during their commute while they use a mobile app, or accompanying them to the movie theatre as they purchase tickets from a kiosk.

View Event →
United Way Day of Caring STEM Fair
Oct
14
9:30 AM09:30

United Way Day of Caring STEM Fair

  • Sheet Metal Workers International Association Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Bring your budding technologist to explore science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) careers, test activities from the Science Lab Packs, and experience cool demonstrations designed to get you pumped about STEM. Activities are suitable for students ages 6-12.

View Event →
The Elements of Voice User Interface Design
Oct
12
6:00 PM18:00

The Elements of Voice User Interface Design

Join Onyx Valley Founder & President, Kyree Holmes, for Philly CHI's panel discussion on the latest trends in voice control technology. 

We’ll kick-off the night with a demonstration by Comcast’s Experience Design Team on their current line of products, followed by a talk by Dr. Bouzid on the history of voice usability and the challenges of working in the space. We’ll conclude the evening with a panel discussion between Dr. Bouzid and the Comcast team on the direction of Voice UX, with plenty of time for audience Q&A.

View Event →
Hustle for Hire: Activating Your Inner Entrepreneur
Sep
27
8:30 AM08:30

Hustle for Hire: Activating Your Inner Entrepreneur

Come hear Onyx Valley Founder and President, Kyree Holmes, talk about the road to launching a new venture on this special panel discussion.

The event, which focuses on how our region, city, companies and leaders enable a culture where hustle and entrepreneurship thrive, will feature a keynote and interview with our global thought leaders, followed by a panel of regional thought leaders bringing the conversation home to Philadelphia and the region.

View Event →