User Experience for Life Science conference

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Date(s) - 15 May 2018
All Day

Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research, Inc.


The User Experience for Life Science conference will provide insights from UX leaders within the User Experience for life science community. Learn about the latest advances in UX within the R&D life sciences and healthcare communities. Hands-on workshops will provide plenty of opportunity to learn key UX techniques using the User Experience of life sciences toolkit developed by the Pistoia Alliance UXLS community. Spaces are limited, reserve your space now.


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Confirmed Speakers

Who should attend?

This conference aims to empower UX in the life sciences R&D and healthcare through engagement with all relevant stakeholders including: R&D IT leaders UX practitioners Software Developers Software suppliers to life science R&D and healthcare Software design agencies Heads of Laboratories Business Analyst Product Owners

Preliminary Agenda

14th May 2018

6-8pm EST Networking reception

15th May 2018

  • 9-11.00 EST
    • Pat Keller, Global Head of User Experience, Novartis Institute of BioMedical Research Plenary speaker
    • session #2 – TBC Plenary speaker
    • session #3 – TBC Plenary speaker
    • session #4 – TBC
  • 11-11.30 EST
    • Coffee
  • 11.30-1pm EST
    • Hands on workshops:
      • Usability testing
      • Prototyping
      • Jobs-to-be-done
  • 1-2 pm EST
    • Lunch
  • 2-3pm EST
    • Joel Miller – UX lead, Amgen
    • Plenary speaker #6 – TBC

Call for proposals

If you are interested in speaking at this event, please get in touch with Paula de Matos (


We have a number of interesting sponsor packages. Please get in touch with Zahid Tharia ( for further information.

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