Fluxible News

Announcing Farai Madzima for Fluxible 2018

Born in Zimbabwe, Farai Madzima was going to be a doctor but didn’t get the grades. Now he’s a designer. Make of that what you will. And medicine’s loss is Fluxible’s gain, as Farai will be presenting at Fluxible Conference in September. Using words, scribbles, and pixels, he’s spent the...
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Announcing Yvonne Gando for Fluxible 2018

In September of 2017, in the midst of final preparations for Fluxible 2017, I attended the Google Developer Experts Summit in Kraków, Poland. The conference was held at an unexpected venue, the Polish Aviation Museum, which has an amazing collection of aircraft on display. It was a delight to take...
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Conference tickets now on sale for Fluxible 2018

Big news! Earlybird tickets are now available for Fluxible Conference, the main event in Canada’s UX Festival. Earlier in the year we opened Leap of Faith ticket sales without having announced anything about the program — including speakers. As in 2017 when we first introduced Leap of Faith tickets, we...
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Announcing Ben Grossman for Fluxible 2018

Some of you may recall that at Fluxible 2016 we had a couple of terrific musical interludes featuring an unusual instrument, the hurdy-gurdy. Those performances were by musician, composer, and musical innovator Ben Grossman. In subsequent conversations, Ben’s thoughtful insights and observations got us thinking that we’d love to have...
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Announcing Di Dang for Fluxible 2018

[Edit: Since posting this announcement, Di has changed roles and is now New Technologies Design Advocate at Google. See her updated bio for details.] We all know that AR/VR is bigger than Snapchats and Pikachu. But what are its most promising applications? How can we as UX professionals apply these...
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Announcing Margot Bloomstein for Fluxible 2018

Margot Bloomstein has been described to us as “kick-ass”, “rad”, and “hands-on”. We took one look at her website and immediately understood the adjectives. Anyone who writes things like “dry your eyes and buck up” while introducing their book is someone we want to hang out with at Fluxible! Margot...
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Announcing Peter Morville for Fluxible 2018

Have you ever needed a plan… for everything? Peter Morville has one, and WE. HAVE. QUESTIONS. Namely, have any of you geniuses made time travel possible yet so we could read his new book before planning our first event? We are so excited to have Peter joining us this year!...
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Announcing Kim Lenox for Fluxible 2018

Kim Lenox describes herself as “ruthlessly optimistic”. We’re pretty optimistic people, too; I mean, we came up with the idea of a Goat Check and thought, what could go wrong? But what does ruthless optimism mean when it’s applied to UX? We’re thrilled that we’ll be able to ask her...
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Announcing Lining Yao for Fluxible 2018

Self-folding thermoplastic composites. Bio-hybrid wearable devices. Edible 2D films that become 3D while cooking. Sounds like a season of Black Mirror, right? Lining Yao is actually working on all of these things. Excuse us while we contact Netflix. While we’re doing that, get amped for Fluxible, because earlybird tickets go...
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Make the Leap of Faith for Fluxible Conference 2018

It’s been quiet here at Fluxible headquarters over the last few months — almost too quiet — with little in the way of announcements. But that doesn’t mean we’ve been inactive, and now it’s time for us to share! For our first public disclosure of 2018, we’ve decided to be...
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