Fist meetup event in Madrid

It’s been great event, thank everyone who showed up and kudos @victoria-bondarchuk and @Xaviju for effort kick-starting it Madrid!

A summary of the things that we discussed:

What can we do together?

  • Bring more designers
  • Bring more projects
  • Teach about open source

Open questions rose though the discussion:

  • How to recruit more designers? More than half of the people were on the engineering/business side.
  • How design process works in your organization?
  • Open surce project that need designers?
  • Teach opensource? (git? Inkscape? Github?)
  • Bring some projects that we like, that we could work on (all stages) as a group
  • Is there list of local opensource projects that might need help? OSWeekend
  • Build a reference: list of open-source alternatives for designer tools?? (Xavi: alt tools for illustrations and animation, tutorials and workflows)
  • Existing groups in Madrid: ladies UX, UXacademy, interaction design foundation
  • A page: why a designer want to contribute or be using to OSS?
  • Are there a successful cases of UX?

Date & Location

  • Date: Wed, 31 May 2017
  • Time: 19:00
  • Where: Madrid