Upcoming Events, Courses, and Presentations - WritersUA
Upcoming Events, Courses, and Presentations
Joe Welinske is a regular speaker at industry events on a variety of topics including design, implementation, and emerging trends. He is available for private presentations and training classes. Contact Joe for more details.
Here is a list of upcoming courses and presentations by Joe.
Blink UX conducted an accessibility review for a new VeriCite web-based product. VeriCite is widely used by educational organizations for assessment of the originality of academic works. The Blink team was engaged to conduct a review of the accessibility of a software product that was already well into development.
As an accessibility specialist at Blink UX, Joe Welinske conducted the review for VeriCite. He’ll be detailing the techniques used, issues encountered, and the path to solutions.
Joe Welinske will be presenting a full-day workshop on design issues and techniques that help make websites and apps accessible for those of us with physical and situational disabilities. The event takes place May 13 at General Assembly in Seattle. The cost is just $60.
Joe Welinske speaks with the Chicago chapter of the Society for Technical Communication. Joe talks about challenges and strategies for maintaining visibility and value for technical communication within the domain of “user experience”.
I’m looking forward to speaking at the UA Europe conference coming up in June in Budapest. There is a great list of speakers and topics and it should be a lot of fun exploring the area. The presentations I am doing include:
Bellevue, WA – January 16, 23, & 30 – 10:00am to 1:00pm
This course provides instruction in usability testing of print documents, websites, and help systems. Students gain experience and performance feedback while working individually to apply usability testing principles during in-class exercises and in assigned homework. The workshop takes place on three consecutive Saturdays at the Bellevue College professional education campus. Earn continuing education credits in a cutting edge topic for just $179. This is an in-person course. There is no online component.
Joe Welinske is the instructor. Joe has over thirty years of experience in the software industry. He is the owner of WritersUA and the program manager of the ConveyUX Conference. Joe has served as the president of Puget Sound STC and he regularly teaches courses at BC.
A new set of mobile user assistance webinars are on the schedule for March 15, 2016. This is a great opportunity to get a quick and easy introduction to mobile UA. Hosted by Joe Welinske, each webinar is 2.5 hrs in length and just $19.95. This includes PDF slides, a 600+ image pattern library, and access to a post-session recording.