Eriol is available to speak at events and conferences on the following topics:

  • Designing for humanitarian tech, tech for good and NGO’s
  • Open Source Design, Design in the OSS space and Design documentation
  • UX design
  • Visual design
  • In-house design teams
  • Diversity in design
  • LGBTQ+ representation in design
  • Designing experiences for the terminally ill and their carers

Drop Eriol an email about speaking at your event

View Eriol’s Papercall.io speaking pitches: 

  1. UX research and Ethnographic design for humanitarian technology
  2. Open Source Design with OSS
  3. Diverse representations in design and awkward conversations with colleagues Slides
  4. Designing tech tools for crisis & natural disaster relief in developed and developing countries Slides
  5. Does experiencing and understanding abuse and trauma make me a good user experience designer?

Podcast appearances

Episode #5: Loud Ideas – Designing For All with Eriol Fox

Bezier Podcast

Talks & workshops

2020

ODI: Lunchtime Lectures: London UK,  January 17th 2020, 45 min talk, “The problem with using open source for building humanitarian tools”

Ladies That UX Bristol

FOSSDEM

Interaction 20

Open Source Africa Festival

FOSSASIA

CiviCamp

FutureSync 2020

DrupalCamp London

MongoDB: Online

Open Source 101

IxDA Port Harcourt

UX Bristol

Coscup 2020

Tech For Good South West

2019

MonkiGras: London UK,  January 31st 2019, 45 min talk, “Diverse representations in design and awkward conversations with colleagues”

Women Tech Makers: Montreal Canada, March 23rd, 201945 min talk, “Diverse representations in design and awkward conversations with colleagues”

BelFOSS: Belfast Ireland, April 12th, 30 mins talk, “UX design & research for OSS technology”

Think About Conference: Cologne Germany, May 23rd & 24th,“Diverse representations in design and awkward conversations with colleagues”

Write the docs, Vilnius, Lithuania June 2nd to 3rd, “Lightening talk: Open Source Design documentation: It’s important” 

Birmingham Design Festival, Birmingham UK, June 5th to 8th“Designing for Crisis”

Peace Technology Labs, Nur Sultan/Astana, Kahzakstan June 17th, 18th, 19th, “Ushahidi technology tools for promoting peace and values education”

Collaborate Conference, Bristol UK, 21st June, “Diverse representations in design and awkward conversations with colleagues”

Margins Conference, Nottingham UK, 22nd June, “Diverse representations in design and awkward conversations with colleagues”

University Darmstadt, Darmstadt Germany, 10th July, “Diverse representations in design and awkward conversations with colleagues”

FOSS4G, Bucherest Romania, 26th to 30th August, “Designing for Crisis” and “Open Source Design with Humanitarian tools”

Design Matters, Copenhagen Denmark, September 18th to 19th, “Read the crowd: Visual design in Humanitarian tech”

Intersection conference, Milan Italy, October 1st to 2nd, “Diverse representations in design and awkward conversations with colleagues”

All Things Open, Raleigh NC USA, October 13th to 15th “Designing for crisis” 

MongoDB London

DesignUP!

Open Up Global Summit

Ladies That UX: Tokyo


2018

South West UX: Bristol UK, January 9th 2018, 45 mins talk,“Diversity by default in design(and the awkward conversations that follow)”

UX Wales: Cardiff UK, April 19th 2018, 45 mins talk,“Diversity by default in design(and the awkward conversations that follow)”

Data for development festival: Bristol UK, March 21st 2018, 15 mins talk, “Ushahidi:DREAMS – Engaging Youth and Data fro HIV/AID prevention: MYDATA Initiative Launch”

GeoMobile: London UK,  April 25th 2018, 15 mins talk, “Ushahidi – Mapping for Humanitarian rights”

IDX Berlin: Berlin Germany, September 25th 2018, 60 mins talk, “Diverse representations in design and awkward conversations with colleagues”

South West Futurists:Bristol UK, September 27th 2018, 60 mins talk, “Diverse representations in design and awkward conversations with colleagues”

Inclusive Design 24: Remote Online, October 11th 2018, 40 mins talk, “Diverse representations in design and awkward conversations with colleagues”

Mozfest 2018:LondonUK, October 22nd  – 28th 2018, 80 min workshop, “How can we include open source tools and their ethos for young people inside or outside the education system?”


2017

Women’s Tech Hub Bristol UK, May 2017, 1.5 hour workshop “Usability, UX and Design basics and resources”

Nonbinary.tech: London UK, August 2017, 20 mins talk, “Diversity by default in design(and the awkward conversations that follow)”

Bristol Grammar School: Computer Science conference: Bristol UK, November 2017, 20 mins talk, “Design, Tech and Diversity” 


2013 – 2016

UWIC careers fair with alumni: Cardiff UK, July 2013, 30 mins talk, “Life after art college”

Reasons to be Creative: Brighton UK, September 2014, Elevator pitcher talk, “In-house design is not a dirty word”

Adamsdown Arts Association: Cardiff UK, December 2014, Workshop, “In-design for self-publishing”

Adamsdown Arts Association: Cardiff UK December 2014, Workshop, “Website basics and maintaining a wordpress site”

Design Stuff Cardiff: Cardiff UK, December 2014, 20 mins talk, “In-house design is not a dirty word”

Ignite Cardiff: Cardiff UK, March 2015, 5 mins talk, “What you ‘do’ isn’t defined but what you’ve ‘done’”

SWUX design x developer: Bristol UK, April 2016 1 hour panel discussion “In-house design specialist”

SWUX meet-up: Bristol UK, February 2017 20 mins talk, “Fantastic In-house designers and where to find them”

Grrl Gamers:Bristol UK, December 2016 , 1 hour workshop, “UX & UI for games using Illustrator”