Cindy Brummer is Founder and Creative Director of Standard Beagle Studio, a user experience design agency in Austin, Texas. Cindy leads a small but mighty team of UX designers and software developers, helping clients make more delightful experiences for their customers. Cindy is certified in product management and works to align her team and stakeholders around each project, no matter what the product is -- whether it be a software application or feature for a
Cindy is a sought-after mentor and speaks frequently on UX topics, design, and the intersection of product and UX. She earned a Master of Professional Studies in UX Design from the Maryland Institute College of Art and was selected as a Design Lead for The Johns Hopkins Technology
Innovation Hexcite Fellowship program. She is also a contributing author to the soon-to-be-available book “97 Things Every UX Practitioner Should Know.”
Cindy graduated from the University of Texas at Austin. She is now an adjunct professor at UT,
teaching the UX/UI boot camp program through the McCombs School of Business.
Too often we start our projects with a brief and vague direction, and without even understanding what our stakeholders really want. Sometimes they don't really know, either! In this workshop, Creative Director Cindy Brummer will guide you through a vision session, what it is, why you should run one and how a vision session can align the product and keep everyone focused on the project.
This session will understand how to:
- Identify key stakeholders early
- How to setup alignment early
- Running a vision session - Stakeholder Journey Mapping
- Mitigating risk: How to avoid conflict and consequences