We advocate for UX and design-thinking as a way to build exceptional businesses, products and services.

Technology is changing the way we live and do business, especially now since the pandemic. The demand on businesses and organizations for ground-breaking products and services has never been greater but in many cases, design still means skinning a website. Many business leaders don’t fully understand that UX and design-thinking can help expand innovation, reduce risk, and increase revenue. 

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We host inspiring events on UX and design thinking for business leaders, UX practitioners and students of design. We also facilitate a monthly gathering of creative minds in our UXPA Happy Hour. All our events are virtual.

There are no membership costs presently with UXPA Kansas City. All our events are individually priced. Your UXPA International membership will get you discounts to International events but not at the local level.

Our events range in topics from; the benefits and principles of building your business, product or service on UX and design thinking, to the theory, practice and use of UX, design thinking and current design tools. 

Business leaders, UX practitioners (designers, researchers, managers and UX strategists) and students of design. We also attract creatives from adjacent fields in product design, human factors, human computer interaction, and accessibility.