In Boston or Chicago this May? Come hear Centralis’ Kathi Kaiser and Claire Mallory give insightful, thought-provoking talks!

Centralis Co-Founder Kathi Kaiser will be presenting a talk entitled, “How Designers Can Make the World a Happier Place”, at this year’s UXPA Boston Conference. Kathi will be speaking from 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm ET on Thursday, May 10 at the Sheraton Boston Hotel. Kathi will deconstruct the concept of “happiness” and walk listeners through the myriad ways that designers can impact users’ happiness, both positively and negatively, in every interaction.

Centralis User Experience Specialist Claire Mallory will be presenting a talk entitled, “Don’t Fear the Recruit!” at Chicago Camps’ UX Camp Spring. Claire will be speaking from 10:00 am – 10:45 am CT on Saturday, May 19 in the Yellow Room at Columbia College Film Row. Claire will discuss the importance of participant recruitment as the foundation of user research, and will provide attendees with the tools and techniques necessary to conduct a successful recruit themselves.


About Kathi and Claire

Kathi Kaiser is a Co-Founder and Partner at Centralis, a Chicago-based UX consultancy. For more than 17 years, she’s led a top-notch team in creating great user experiences for clients all over the world. Kathi is a frequent conference speaker on topics of UX.

Claire Mallory is a User Experience Specialist at Centralis. Since joining Centralis, Claire has helped clients optimize the user experience of choosing health plans, planning home improvement projects, and shopping for wine. Prior to joining Centralis, Claire was a Designer-in-Residence at DESIGNATION, a leading UX/UI bootcamp.


About Centralis

Centralis helps clients succeed by making their products, services, software and websites easier to use. Founded in 2001, Centralis provides user research, user interface design, and usability testing services to a wide range of clients.


About UXPA Boston

The User Experience Professionals Association (UXPA) supports people who research, design, and evaluate the user experience of products and services. The 2018 UXPA Boston Conference will be held at the Sheraton Boston Hotel on Thursday, May 10.


About Chicago Camps and UX Camp Spring

UX Camp Spring, present by Chicago Camps, is a full day of UX talks and impressive keynotes in downtown Chicago. This year’s UX Camp Spring will be held on Saturday, May 19 at Columbia College Film Row.