Arena Reed
Lead Designer, Grockit

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Arena Reed is Lead User Experience Designer at Grockit, a startup practicing Agile Design & Development to create an online learning game where people learn by teaching eachother. Previously, she was Lead Designer at Pivotal Labs, an Agile software services company and the makers of Pivotal Tracker, an Agile planning tool. Arena has over 3 years experience working as a team member with Agile software developers and over 12 years experience doing design and illustration including visual and interactive design for software applications.

Sessions

Design & User Experience
Location: 2005
Alon Salant (Carbon Five), Maria Giudice (Hot Studio), Arena Reed (Grockit), Rob Spiro (Aardvark), Dave Shih (Hot Studio)
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This panel discusses the intersection of human-centered design and Agile software development. Our session will describe and explore the differences between the two approaches, when it's appropriate to use Agile, how to integrate this popular method into the human-centered design — and why client needs and today's marketplace are increasingly demanding these collaborative techniques. Read more.
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