STAREAST 2021 Concurrent Session : Using Testing to Learn Design Techniques

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Thursday, April 29, 2021 - 3:45pm to 4:45pm

Using Testing to Learn Design Techniques

There are many similarities in a design and testing workflow. Designers and testers work towards a user goal and towards delivering quality apps. Find out some techniques used by designers to gather a complete research, turn it into actionable items, and measure its success. Some of these approaches are similar in concept to a tester’s approach. At the end of this talk you can use some of these methods to make your product features more user-centric with research to back it up.

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Kanika Rehani is a Principal Designer at An SVA alumni, she previously held a lead design role at Hearst, Inc.’s Emerging Tech team (focusing on Voice AI for Amazon Alexa apps). Kanika also drove design for BranchOut, Oyster, CondéNast Portfolio, NYMag, She has a design background in multimodal ecosystems such as voice, mobile, desktop, and kiosks.