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Diverse Perspectives – Creating Inclusive Software Solutions

  • Location: 46 Stanley Place, Edinburgh
  • date iconMarch 5, 2024 @ 18:00
  • Duration: 2.5 hours
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About the event

Join us for a meetup on developing and designing for vulnerable users. Explore building inclusive experiences for individuals facing disabilities and mental health challenges.

Learn from our experts as they delve into accessible design, enhancing user experience for physical limitations, cognitive accessibility, and promoting mental well-being through technology. Whether you’re a developer, designer, or fascinated by technology, this meetup provides invaluable insights into crafting inclusive digital products. Take advantage of this opportunity to contribute to a more inclusive digital future.

Since it’s International Women’s Week, we have some excellent female speakers to illustrate the challenges of working with vulnerable users:

Our speakers:
Sharon Dickie – Chief Operating Officer ay Waracle
Jenna Maudlin- Co-Founder of The Firefly Project
Lucy Fraser – Head of Innovation at Albyn Housing Society Ltd

We look forward to seeing old and new faces alike at Bellfield Brewery.

Event Agenda

  • 18:00 : Networking - Food & Drink
  • 18:30 : Jenna Maudlin - The Firefly Project - Design informed by trauma
  • 19:10 : Health Speaker - TBC - Software for better clinical decisions
  • 19:45 : Financial Services Speaker - TBC - Inclusive solutions in banking

Meet the speakers

Blair Walker

Blair Walker

Head of Marketing

The Location and Venue

Bellfield Brewery produces great-tasting gluten-free beer that everyone can enjoy: delicious, hoppy IPAs and refreshing lagers and pilsners. They are based a 15 minute walk from Waverley Station in Edinburgh.

Costs and fees

All of our events are completly free, however spaces are limited so sign up to avoid missing out

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Diverse Perspectives – Creating Inclusive Software Solutions

46 Stanley Place