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UX Salon Halifax
February 26, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm AST
Welcome to the first UX Salon Halifax of 2020. We’re back with a new co-organizer (Welcome Tonya Canning ), great topics, and the same winning snacks and prizes .
We are starting the year off with two compelling presentations by experts in SEO and Accessibility.
Michael MacMillan currently leads up his own SEO consultancy, MacMillan Search, and hosts the monthly SEO meetup SEO Brunch. Since 2009, he has worked in specialist and leadership SEO roles both in-house and in agencies.
Michael will be talking about how UX influences SEO, and expose some myths about the relationship between the two.
Ruby Ho is a User Experience Designer at ResMed with ten years of experience across different industries including software, banking, retail, and healthcare. She is passionate about user research and is an advocate for user-centred design.
You will learn:
- What is Accessibility
- Types of Disabilities
- Why it’s Important
- WCAG 2.0 Core Principles
- Top 5 Accessibility Checklist
6:00-6:30 Networking & Light Refreshments
6:30-6:35 Opening Comments & Introduction by Juliana Kroscen
6:35-6:55 “The Relationship Between UX and SEO” – Michael MacMillan
7:00-7:05 Introduction by Tonya Canning
7:05-7:25 “How Accessibility Improves the User Experience for Everyone”- Ruby Ho
7:30-7:35 Wrap up and Prize Giveaway by Juliana Kroscen
7:35-8:00 Networking and Clean up (if you have a few minutes to help clean up it would be really appreciated and if you can’t, we understand ).