On October 24-25, Moscow hosted the 9th independent international conference “Software Development / CEE-SECR 2013”. The conference was attended by 790 IT- specialists from 15 countries , from programmers and representatives of the academic community to entrepreneurs and investors. By the way, among conference speakers there were also specialists from our company: Yuri Vedenin (CEO) and Nikita Efimov (UX guerrilla) atten ded the conference with a master class “Designing an interface from hypothesis to working functionality”.
As part of the workshop, participants were told about an approach to user interface design which is often called Lean UX. This approach relies on the need for continuous and close cooperation among all team members. This is not about participation in daily stand-ups and viewing results of colleagues’ work just “to be aware of”. It means joint design work, when members of the team alongside identify problems and hypothesize, design and even test an interface on users together.
“Software Development / CEE-SECR” is an annual independent IT conference, whose participants are developers, researchers , managers, entrepreneurs. Over the years the conference has gained prestige which made SECR one of the leading IT-conferences held in Russia which is traditionally supported by world leaders of high-tech industry.