Timothy Ballew

Tim is currently at Expedia group, where he started as a lead UX researcher and is now Senior UX Manager. Prior to that he worked at Vrbo as a lead UX researcher and ran his own UX consulting company, 8-bit Bear, for 11 ½ years. Tim holds two Masters degrees, one in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from Stephen F. Austin and one in Human Factors (HCI) from Texas Tech, where he studied video game usability.

My Sessions

Let’s discuss ethics and politics in UX

Waterloo Salon 1-4

Panelists from multiple industries and experiences will share perspectives on how ethics and business politics can impact UX research and design. It’s a big topic, but we hope to touch the surface of a broad range of situations and context. Ideally, corporate ethics should require permission and transparency around data mining practices and product design, […]

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