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Fire Up Figma: Coffee, UX & Collaboration

Saturday, August 20th 2022 10:30am-12pm
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Subsidised governement funded rate: €15
Members (IDI, ICAD, IAPI, 100 Archive): FREE. All Design Summer Sessions are complimentary as part of your membership, events except the No Not Like That lettering workshop

Fire Up Figma UX Design summer session

Pair up with Peers & Prototype with George Longwill, UXTalks

Brew a coffee*, fire up your Figma and spend Saturday morning in the company of fellow designers.

George Longwill will pair you up with peers to work on a fictional project brief or non-profit cause scoped to the time available and split into teams to design something together. At the end of the session, all participants will take part in a short summary and critique session.

Reasons to spend valuable Saturday time designing:

  • Make new design friends outside your usual company/college/house – exchange notes, keyboard shortcuts, resources, fun facts
  • Get practice presenting and critiquing design work in a relaxed and safe environment
    There is possibly no better way to learn design than pairing with another designer
  • Great way to get started on some work you can build on for your portfolio
  • All this and more from the relative comfort and safety of your own home!

The collaborative workshop duration is one hour and a half and will take place on Saturday, August 20th from 10.30 am to 12noon.

*No tea allowed (only joking!)


Fire Up Figma is part of our Design Summer Sessions programme.

Book your ticket now or browse through the rest of the programme.


About the trainer

Georges Longwill

George Longwill

Product Designer at Intercom, Organiser UX Talks

George Longwill is a Product Designer, currently helping to “make internet business personal” at Intercom. He has over 10 years of experience in design, initially as a graphic and website designer before entering the world of user experience design for software products. He started the group UX Talks to help fellow designers in the industry to learn, connect and be inspired!

Follow George Longwill on Linkedin and Twitter

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