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Designing Curiosity

Alberta 2021



North America

Registration is now online!

We are pleased to have you join our joint Alberta celebration!

World IA Day Alberta is a Joint event with Calgary UX and UX Meetup Edmonton.

If you would like to attend the Livestream please use the registration link. We look forward to seeing you!

If you would like to volunteer or sponsor, please get in touch.

Event date
Sat, 27 February 2021

Venue, parking and transit

This event is being held fully online with

Upon your Eventbrite registration, you will be emailed a link to join the event on

We are also using for virtual networking opportunities, so be sure to check out that link too once you are in the WIAD Alberta Hub.

Again, if you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at and one of us at Calgary UX and UX Meetup Edmonton will be in touch with you.


We have a number of prestigious speakers both locally and beyond to share on a variety of topics.

Presentation notes Now available! See each the individual speakers pages for talk details… 


Global Event

  • 8:00 - 8:45 am, Global Keynote: Designing for Curiosity (with Live Q&A)

Alberta Event

  • 8:30 - 8:45 am, Early bird networking
    • Networking on 
    • Password available to registered attendees
  • 8:45 - 9:00 am, Welcome and Introductions
  • 9:00 - 9:30 am, Alberta Keynote: Creepy, Creative and Curious
  • 9:30 - 10:00 am, User Testing When You’re Broke AF
  • 10:00 - 10:15 am, New Girl in Town - Welcoming and Necessitating Curiosity
  • 10:15 - 10:30 am, Morning Break
  • 10:30 - 11:00 am, AI and Marketing
  • 11:00 - 11:30 am, Build Your Own Frankenstein
  • 11:30 - 12:00 pm, Curiosity and the Shape of Mastery
  • 12:00 - 12:30 pm, Stay curious! Paint the bigger picture
  • 12:30 - 12:45 pm, Thank-you, prizes and (pre)closing
  • 12:45 - 1:15 pm, Global Keynote: Designing for Curiosity (redux with local discussion)

Alberta After party

  • 12:45, 1:15 pm - ?:??,
    • Networking After Party on 
    • Password available to registered attendees

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