As you may already know, there are many types of UI designers depending on your role within the team. Some UI designers work solely on the visual design phase of the design process. While others may work on visual design, information design, and interaction design, or a combination of all three.
However, some types of UI designers are more replaceable than others.
Why is this? And which types are they?
– Learn which types of UI designers will soon be replaced by AI
– Learn which parts of the UI design process AI is slowly taking over to stay ahead of the curve
– Learn the knowledge and skills you need to become an irreplaceable designer if you fall into the “replaceable designer” category
– Learn where AI excels and where it fails
After graduating from the University of Washington with an M.S. in Information Management, Jacob Nelson worked in multiple leadership positions at global and local companies as Head of Design R&D, Head of UX&PX Strategy, Head of Digital Marketing & Brand, and others. Jacob was also a design mentor for Staffordshire University and the University of Washington.
He has worked on countless projects, sites, apps, and mobile games over his career with his mobile games showcased in the coveted “Featured Games” and “Top Charts” on Google Play and App Store. Jacob also won the “Best Marketing Team” award at the 2018 Global Carrier Awards. His recent publications include an educational series on PX&UX design and joint paper, “Affective Computing on Mental Health” (Game IoT for Healthcare).
Currently, Jacob leads the fusion of UX (sites, applications) and PX (games) design, and is engaged in research and development of products and services that utilize AI, IoT, DLT, NFT, and other future technologies.
Outline of the event
|Date and time
|19：00～19：05 Creek and River Co., Ltd Introduction
19：05～19：50 Presentation by Jacob Nelson
・User / Player Researcher
・Programmer / Developer
|CREEK & RIVER Co., Ltd.
What people say about Jacob and his training
“Jacob is a top-notch UX and UI designer with incredible experience in the field. He surprised me with his knowledge and patience with his approach, detailing, and understanding to solve a business problem, rather than just reskinning the UI. It’s rare to find someone like him.”
“Jacob helped me think through the UI / UX Design of the Gamification of the Walker, iPhone App. Jacob’s deep knowledge of Design, Education and User Game Motivations; proved to be extremely helpful in simplifying an extremely complex project.”
“Even though Jacob and I did not work in the same department, his excellent inter-departmental communication skills helped our team reach the next level in terms of Experience Design. He provided our team with a great depth of knowledge of modern UX & UI design for our projects overseas.”
“We were redefining our digital strategy and user experience and Jacob spearheaded the execution of this strategy and was instrumental in creating an award-winning user experience. His creativity and drive to get things done stands out. He helped grow the business by ensuring our digital touchpoints have a self-intuitive superior user-experience, which became catalysts for more sales.”
CREEK & RIVER Co., Ltd.