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NYC Scrum User Group - December meeting

Dates
13 Dec 2012
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Location Havas Worldwide
350 Hudson Street
9th Floor
New York, NY 10014
United States

Contact Information
Rob Purdie
Email Rob Purdie

http://havasworldwide.com

Summary
<p><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: medium; background-color: #ffffff; color: #000000; line-height: normal;">Scrum practitioners of New York!</span></p> <p style="line-height: normal; margin: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 8px; color: #000000; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">Please join us for the December meeting of the&nbsp;<a style="color: #ee6600; text-decoration: initial;" href="/user_groups/71">NYC Scrum User Group</a>&nbsp;on&nbsp;<strong>Thursday, December 13th</strong>&nbsp;at&nbsp;<a style="color: #ee6600; text-decoration: initial;" title="Havas Worldwide" href="http://www.havasworldwide.com/">Havas Worldwide</a>!</span></p> <p style="line-height: normal; margin: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 8px; color: #000000; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;"><strong>Time</strong>: 6:00 - 8:00pm</span></p> <p style="line-height: normal; margin: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 8px; color: #000000; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;"><strong>Place</strong>: Havas Worldwide,&nbsp;</span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">350 Hudson Street</span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">, 9</span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">th Floor,&nbsp;</span><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">New York, NY 10014</span></p> <p style="line-height: normal; margin: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 8px; color: #000000; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;"><strong>Agenda</strong>:&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="line-height: normal; margin: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 8px; color: #000000; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">6:00 - 6:30pm - Pizza and networking</span></p> <p style="line-height: normal; margin: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 8px; color: #000000; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; background-color: #ffffff; text-align: -webkit-auto;"><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">6:30 - 8:00pm -&nbsp;</span><strong><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">How to Talk to Your Users: A Hands-On UX Workshop&nbsp;</span></strong><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">with</span><strong><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">&nbsp;</span></strong><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Jeremy Franck</span><strong><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">&nbsp;</span></strong></p> <p style="line-height: normal; margin: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 8px; color: #222222; font-family: arial, sans-serif; background-color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.921569);"><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">Successful product development requires hearing from the end-user. However, what your users say they want and what they actually need are often two different things. Moreover, getting access to your users and working these conversations into the Scrum framework can be daunting.</span></p> <p style="line-height: normal; margin: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 8px; color: #222222; font-family: arial, sans-serif; background-color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.921569);"><span style="font-size: small; font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">At our December 2012 meetup, Jeremy Franck, associate creative director at Havas and Scrum practitioner from the IBM Design Lab, will lead a hands-on workshop to learn strategies for getting the most out of your conversations with end-users and how to incorporate user feedback into you process.</span><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: medium;">&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="line-height: normal; margin: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 8px; color: #222222; font-family: arial, sans-serif; background-color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.921569);"><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small; text-align: -webkit-auto;">----</span></p> <p style="line-height: normal; margin: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 8px; color: #000000; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">The&nbsp;<a style="color: #ee6600; text-decoration: initial;" href="/user_groups/71">NYC Scrum User Group</a>&nbsp;meets on the third Thursday of every month to talk about&nbsp;<a style="color: #ee6600; text-decoration: initial;" href="/pages/what_is_scrum">Scrum</a>, to share experiences, to network, and to provide support for local Scrum practitioners.</span></p> <p style="line-height: normal; margin: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 8px; color: #000000; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><br /></span></p> <p style="line-height: normal; margin: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 8px; color: #000000; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; background-color: #ffffff;"><strong><span style="font-family: tahoma, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">Our Sponsor:</span></strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <table style="color: #000000; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 20.78333282470703px; text-align: left; background-color: #ffffff;" border="0" cellspacing="10" cellpadding="20" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td><img title="Havas Worldwide" src="https://evbdn.eventbrite.com/s3-s3/eventlogos/2125673/rsz1logohavas.jpg" alt="Havas Worldwide" width="456" height="109" /></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>