The Swiss unconference focused on user experience design

Meet the Team.

Thomas Link, Creative Director UX bei Namics

Thomas Link. Organizer.

I am a passionate UX designer, initiator and host of the UXCamp Switzerland. The great experience of the UXCamp Europe was motivating to me to get something up like this for Switzerland. Now I’m local lead of IxDA Zurich. During regular working days you meet me at Namics, St.Gallen.

Daniel Demel. Organizer.

Since 1995 I am designing digital. At the Zurich University of the Arts I studied interaction design. Now, I am local lead of the IxDA Zürich. After taking part at the UXCamp Europe twice, I am glad to organize a barcamp for Switzerland and the local UX Design community.


Cate Mackenzie

Cate Mackenzie. Organizer.

Currently Digital Content Editor at Appway: From marketing copywriting and UX writing to technical communications and microcopy.
Believer in the power of words.
Becoming allergic to lorem ipsum.

Pat Mächler. Organizer.

As a tech enthusiast since childhood, I did a MSc in Computer Science at the U of Basel and became a huge HCI fan there. Thus I specialized as front-end web dev & interaction designer for enterprise apps. Currently I’m a HCID student and freelancer. I like to engage myself in every community, that I’m part of!

Uta Schadow. Organizer.

Studied Communication Design in Dessau, Oslo and Constance with focus on usability and interaction design. As an UX designer, I am interested in interaction design itself just as well as I’m passionate for usability research to develop applications, which lead to great user experiences. Now I am working for AXA.

Alexander Zyuzkevich. Organizer.

Born in Moscow, grown up in Marburg, studied online media in Furtwangen and finally arrieved in St. Gallen. After graduating as an interaction designer and four years working as a freelancer in web- and mobile businesses, the battle for a better user experience goes on at Swisscom.

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How about you?.

Barcamps are a collective achievement and there are many possibilities for you to engage yourself at the UXCamp Switzerland. Besides holding a session yourself or encourage others to hold a session – we are pleased if you spend some of your time at and for the barcamp.

What People Are Saying
  • Herzlichen Dank für die Orga und das motivierende, inspirierende Event mit köstlichem Catering! Mir fällt nichts ein was man verbessern sollte.

  • The whole event was great. The planning was great, the food was delicious, the university location fits completely the „barcamp style“.

  • Thank you to you for the hosting and the great event organization.

Let’s Work Together.

Barcamps are a collective activity / achievement. So there are various possibilities to get involved into the UXCamp Switzerland. Besides a session or to motivate other to hold a speech – we are thankful to become the following support.

Sponsoring, catering and volunteers work
UXCamp is a non-profit event, organised and realised by volunteers. Location, conference material costs and the conference itself will be financed by sponsoring. If you decide to become a sponsor of the UXCamp your Logo / Brand will be present to the leading heads of the community. Within the conferences public space, promotion material and posters can be displayed. Your logo and website url will be shown on the UXCamps website as well.

IxDA Zurich

IxDA Zurich - Organizer of UXCamp Switzerland

Interaction Design Association Zurich (IxDA Zurich) e.V.
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