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Technical Artist Bootcamp: User Experience Design Applied to Technical Art

Chad Moore  |  Director of Technical Art and Animation, WB/Turbine


Location: Room 2006, West Hall

Format: Tutorials & Bootcamps
Track: Visual ArtsProgramming
Vault Recording: Video


This talk is designed to demonstrate how the principles of user experience design (UX) were applied to several tools developed by the tech art team at Turbine. The basic principles of UX were utilized to build tools/systems that consider the user first, and at every step of development. Chad intends to show how considering UX can make your toolset better for the end user and easier to create/maintain for developers.

Takeaway

Attendees will leave with a variety of techniques for applying UX principles in their tool development process and the reasons why they might want to consider doing so.

Intended Audience

This talk is geared toward folks who are comfortable developing tools and are curious on why and how to empower their users.