Dean Schuster

Dean Schuster

Partner at truematter, a user experience design & strategy firm, Dean has created user-centered digital products for 25 years. He oversees truematter’s UX practice which specializes in defining, designing, and building complex, data-intensive, digital products.His expertise includes UX strategy & Design, user research, prototyping, user testing, and building UX-focused teams. He regularly speaks and writes on these subjects. Dean is also an avid ultra marathoner, reader, and traveler.

Sessions Montréal 2022

The Science, Psychology, and Secrets of Great UI

Session en anglais - Débutant

Need to improve user experience, but don't know where to start? Worried that UI/UX can only be done by right-brained artists? Take heart. Learn simple, yet powerful UX principles and UI tricks that will help you radically improve your digital products. These secrets are perfectly suited for logical, left-brain, development professionals. What’s more, you can put them into practice now. Esoteric mathematical equations included at no extra cost.

What the Soviet Space Program Taught Me About Development

Session en anglais - Débutant

The space race was one of the great dramatic stories of the 20th century. For space nuts like me, this era is compelling. It’s also highly instructive for digital product developers. Engineers drove the innovation that pushed us beyond earth. The lessons they learned can help us today as we make apps, sites, and software. The Soviet side of the story is less understood, and a cautionary tale for dev teams and leaders.

Sessions Online 2021