Lisa Leckie

UX Research Leader, Humankind

Lisa is a Principal at Humankind Co. in San Francisco, an insights-led innovation agency that works with leading technology clients to apply user experience and market research towards their innovation goals. Her expertise spans consumer and b2b technology, retail, financial services, entertainment, food and beverage, and personal care, with an emphasis on families, teens, social media/ads, IoT and AR/VR experiences. In addition to a 20+ year history in the field and experience with brands such as Intel, HP, Microsoft, Google, Instagram, Twitter and Uber, she is passionate about bringing a deep, human understanding to our experience of technology. She is a graduate of the University of Alberta and Institute of Design. In her spare time you’ll find her woodworking, cooking from the NYTimes, or tending to her garden with her two small children.

My Sessions

Accelerating UX: Leadership in a time of growth and change

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User Experience (UX) as a discipline is moving fast. Join us to understand what UX is, where we have been and where we are going. Top UX practitioners from Oculus, Humankind and Intel will share their unique career paths to the field, key UX challenges and strategies, the ever-expanding scope of influence and impact and […]