Webinar On-Demand: How to Integrate UX into an Agile Environment

Dean Barker, a Senior Director of User Experience at OptumInsight

Dean T. Barker is a Senior Director of User Experience for Optum, a UnitedHealth Group business and leading supplier of healthcare software. He has two decades of experience in software design and consulting. He is an editor and author of ISO standards for software quality and usability and has co-authored a book on speech user interfaces. He has also written for many industry magazines, including Enterprise Development Magazine, Visions Magazine, and Quirks Marketing Research Review. Mr. Barker holds a B.A. in Business Management and Communications and a M.S. in Software Engineering from the University of Minnesota. He is a certified Product Manager and Certified ScrumMaster.

Meet Your Speaker: 

One of the challenges faced by User Experience practitioners and leaders is integrating UX best practice methods into Agile software development projects. Agile project management is a philosophy and a framework, not a prescriptive process. Therefore it doesn’t include a place for UX methods unless it is actively managed with UX goals in mind. In this webinar you will learn how to tame the beast.

View a webinar with Dean T. Barker, a Senior Director of User Experience at OptumInsight, to learn:

  • The four approaches to agile UX integration
  • A proven method for tailoring agile projects for UX research and design
  • Roadmapping for success


How to Integrate UX into an Agile Environment


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Who would find this webinar useful: 

Anyone who is responsible for User Experience research and design planning and/or execution in agile software development projects, including UX Designers, researchers, managers, or other non-UX project team leaders seeking to include the benefits of UX in their projects.