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Vanessa (Myho) Makiyama

UX Researcher, Freelancer
Global Team
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Marketing, Social Media and Public Relations Director for World IA Day 2020

Vanessa Myho is passionate about digital and interactive narratives, making her decision to come to one of the main digital content production city in the world. As an interactive designer, she wants to use UCD methodologies to understand the audience and improve the way we share stories. She was a speaker for the first WIAD Victoria in 2019.

She is a UX researcher, interactive designer and producer based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Originally from the city of São Paulo, she has been working with Broadcasting Production and researching migrant communities in Brazil.

Experience: Multimedia Production, Emerging Technologies, Journalism, Interactive Documentary, Media Literacy.

As a speaker

  • User Research and Testing
  • Information Architecture
  • Communication
  • User Experience