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Best 36 Upcoming UX Conferences 36 Best UX Conferences in 2024 (Design + Research) | UXtweakand Events in 2024 (Design, Research & more)

Best 36 Upcoming UX Conferences 36 Best UX Conferences in 2024 (Design + Research) | UXtweakand Events in 2024 (Design, Research & more)
Jana Filusova
•  18.04.2024
Conferences play a key role in professional growth, offering a chance to learn new skills and network with colleagues. To give you a leg up by keeping you informed, our list of top UX conferences is freshly updated for 2024, featuring a lineup of 36 notable events. Whether you're a seasoned expert or new to the field, these conferences offer valuable insights and opportunities to connect.

We‘ve created an easy-to-understand table, so you can find all the UX conferences in one place. To get more details about the conference click on its name. Happy reading!

UX conferences and events by months

In the following table, you will get an overview of the conferences in 2024. In case you would like to jump ahead and learn more about the conferences in a certain month, click here:

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*click on any of the conferences to jump right to their description!

Alternatively, if you would rather see UX events by specialization, click HERE.

Conference

Dates

Where?

January 22-25, 2024

Denver, Colorado, USA

January 30-31, 2024

Online

February 20-22, 2024

Online

February 25 - March 1, 2024

Cancelled

February 27-29, 2024

Online / Seattle, Washington, United States

February 27-29, 2024

Rome, Italy

March 2, 2024

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

March 18-21, 2024

Greenville, South Carolina, USA

March 20-21, 2024

Online / Copenhagen, Denmark

March 25-27, 2024

New York City, New York, USA

April 9-13, 2024

Seattle, Washington, USA

April 11-12, 2024

Online / London, United Kingdom

April 15-17, 2024

Online / Netherlands

May 11, 2024

Munich, Germany

May 15-17, 2024

Online / New York, USA

May 16-17, 2024

Berlin, Germany

May 16-18, 2024

Honolulu, Hawai’i

May 21-24, 2024

Lisbon, Portugal

May 24, 2024

Stockholm, Sweden

June 14, 2024

Bristol, United Kingdom

June 18-19, 2024

Amsterdam, Dutch

June 24-27, 2024

Florida, USA

June ?, 2024

London, United Kingdom

June 29 - July 04, 2024

Online / Washington, USA

July 17 – 21, 2024

Beijing, China

August 13-15, 2024

Online

August 28–30, 2024

Online / Aarhus, Denmark

September ?, 2024

San Diego, California, USA

September 19-20, 2024

Vienna, Austria

September 19-20, 2024

Berlin, Germany

September 25-27, 2024

Prague, Czech Republic

October 09-11, 2024

Online / Dublin, Ireland

October 10, 2024

Silver Spring Maryland, USA

November 1, 2024

Brighton, UK

November 5, 2024

Online / Vienna, Austria

November 21-22, 2024

Malaga, Spain

UX conferences in January 2024

QRCA

Date: January 22-25, 2024

Website: https://www.qrca.org/page/annual-conference

Recommended for: UX professionals 

Where can I attend? Denver, Colorado

Price from: $800 (student member)

About:

The QRCA Conference heads to Denver in 2024, uniting the qualitative research community for networking, learning, and fun. Recognized for its rich content and engaging atmosphere, this event welcomes participants from all corners of the industry, from suppliers to students. Mark your calendars for January 22-25, for an event that promises to enrich and energize participants. 

Stay tuned: The QRCA Conference heads to Philadelphia in 2025!

UX360 Research Summit 2024

Date: January 30th – 31th, 2024

Website: https://www.virtual.ux360summit.com/  

Recommended for: UX professionals 

Where can I attend? Online

Price from: $99

About: 

The UX360 Research Summit is a virtual conference focused on UX research. Organized by the Merlien Institute, the event features talks and interactive panels covering the latest in research methods and implementation. Known for attracting a wide range of participants, from global brand leaders to UX practitioners, the summit offers valuable networking opportunities and aims to advance the field of UX research.

Keynote Speaker:

  • Tamara Hale – Head of Research Operations, Dropbox

UX conferences in February 2024

axe-con 2024

Date: February 20-22, 2024

Website: https://www.deque.com/axe-con/ 

Recommended for: all tech enthusiasts

Where can I attend? online

Price from: free

About:

axe-con 2024 is a specialized conference focused on digital accessibility, offering a platform for professionals in design, development, management, and other key areas to come together. Running from February 20-22, 2024, the event features multi-track sessions from global tech leaders and case studies from enterprise companies excelling in accessibility efforts. In addition to its educational and interactive components, the conference also provides opportunities for continuing education towards IAAP certification. With live captions and ASL for every session, Axe-con sets a high standard for accessibility while empowering attendees to do the same in their own organizations.

Keynote Speakers: 

  • Dr. Rumman Chowdhury
  • Jonah Berger
  • Squirmy and Grubs – Disability Rights Advocates

Interaction Week 2024 

Date: February 25 – March 1, 2024

Website: https://interaction24.ixda.org/ 

Unfortunately, this conference has been canceled.

ConveyUX 2024

Date: February 27-29, 2024

Website: https://conveyux.com/ 

Recommended for: UX professionals and AI enthusiasts

Where can I attend? Online / Seattle, Washington, United States

Price from: $530.05 (online) / $1,195.00 (in-person)

About: 

Returning for its 12th edition, ConveyUX 2024 takes place from February 27-29 at The Westin Seattle. This conference offers both in-person and virtual experiences, providing a platform for designers, researchers, and product managers to learn about the evolving landscape of user experience in the AI-driven era. Participants will gain valuable insights and strategies from industry experts, enhancing their skills and expanding their professional networks. Whether you’re joining in Seattle or tuning in online, ConveyUX 2024 is geared to equip you with the latest trends and practical knowledge in UX.

Keynote Speakers:

  • Aleš Holeček – Vice President, Microsoft
  • Natalie Petouhoff, PhD – CEO, Competitive Consulting Advantage
  • Luke Wroblewski – Managing Director, Sutter Hill Ventures

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HUCAPP 2024

Date: February 27-29 2024

Website: https://hucapp.scitevents.org/Home.aspx 

Recommended for: UX enthusiasts

Where can I attend? Rome, Italy

Price from: 535€ (for Member of INSTICC)

About: 

The International Conference on Human Computer Interaction Theory and Applications (HUCAPP) serves as a meeting point for researchers, engineers, and practitioners in the field of Human Computer Interaction. Scheduled as part of VISIGRAPP, the 19th International Joint Conference on Computer Vision, Imaging and Computer Graphics Theory and Applications, HUCAPP will feature four main tracks: Agents and Human Interaction, Haptic and Multimodal Interaction, Theories, Models and User Evaluation, and Interaction Techniques and Devices. The conference aims to cover a wide range of topics, fostering collaboration and advancing the field.

Keynote Speakers: 

  • Fahad Khan, MBZUAI
  • Mel Slater, University of Barcelona
  • Gerhard Rigoll, Technical University of Munich
  • Alvitta Ottley, Washington University

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UX conferences in March 2024

DDX 2024

Date: March 2, 2024

Website: https://www.ddxconference.com/ 

Recommended for: designers, strategists, entrepreneurs and product leaders

Where can I attend? Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Price from: €159.00 (Super Early Bird)

About: 

In 2024, the DDX conference will be hosted in three key locations: Dubai in March, Munich in May, and San Diego in September. Learn how to facilitate, foster, and design business in innovation fields. The conference gathers top experts in UX for startups, entrepreneurship, and design initiatives focused on sustainability and health ventures. Take advantage of this unique chance to connect with industry leaders and sharpen your skills in these areas.

Keynote Speakers: 

  • Dr. Setor Zilevu, Meta
  • Paqui Lizana, IKEA
  • Kelly Dern, Google

IUI ACM 2024

Date: March 18–21, 2024

Website: https://iui.acm.org/2024/ 

Recommended for: UX enthusiasts

Where can I attend? Greenville, USA

Price from: $700 (conference) and from $105 (workshop)

About: ACM IUI 2024, occurring March 18–21 in Greenville, USA, is the 29th annual gathering for experts in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Human-Computer Interaction (HCI). This year’s theme, “Resilience,” spans topics from COVID-19 recovery to cyber resilience, though submissions are open to all relevant subjects. The conference focuses on solving practical issues in human-computer interaction using smart technology. It combines tech-savvy solutions with a focus on people’s needs.

Keynote Speakers: To Be Announced

UX Copenhagen 2024

Date: March 20 – 21, 2024

Website: https://uxcopenhagen.com/ 

Recommended for: all tech enthusiasts

Where can I attend? Online / Copenhagen, Denmark

Price from: DKK 2,400 (recording) / DKK 6,500 (in-person)

About: 

Set for March 20-21, 2024, UX Copenhagen is Denmark’s premier conference focused on human experience, covering topics such as user experience, content, strategy, and research. This year’s theme is “Degrowth and Consumerism,” tackling urgent issues like climate change, waste, and sustainable design practices. The hybrid event will feature over 20 local and international speakers, hands-on workshops, and live Q&A sessions, offering attendees both in-person and virtual avenues for gaining new insights, networking, and participating in transformative discussions.

Keynote Speakers: 

  • Dr. Videha Sharma
  • Dr. Michal Harlperin-ben Zvi
  • Piotr Wójcik 

Advancing Research 2024

Date: March 25-27, 2024

Website: https://rosenfeldmedia.com/advancing-research/2024/ 

Recommended for: UX researchers

Where can I attend? New York City, New York, USA

Price from: $1595

About: 

In a shift from its recent online format, Advancing Research 2024 will take place in New York City on the 25th and 26th for the main conference and on the 27th for in-person workshops. This is your chance to re-evaluate the condition of the practice, consider the increasingly complex requirements imposed on research teams and leaders, and collaborate to specify clear roles, establish priorities, and maintain scalable solutions for achieving them. Bring your glasses and get ready to learn!

Keynote Speakers:

  • Neil Barrie, Co-founder and Global CEO
  • Victor Udoewa, Service Design Lead
  • Steve Portigal, Interviewing Users
  • Tricia Wang, Co-founder, Sudden compass

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UX conferences in April 2024

IAC: Information Architecture Conference

Date: April 9-13, 2024

Website: https://www.theiaconference.com/ 

Recommended for: technologists, product leaders, UX designers 

Where can I attend? Seattle, Washington, USA

Price from: $350

About: 

The 2024 Information Architecture Conference (IAC) marks its 25th year as a leading event for professionals in information architecture, user experience design, and content strategy. Taking place in Seattle, Washington from April 9-13, the conference focuses on the theme “IA in the Age of AI: Designing Intelligent Information Landscapes.” With a return to in-person events, attendees can look forward to workshops on April 9 & 10, followed by the main conference on April 11, 12 & 13.

Keynote Speakers: 

  • Ashley Brewer
  • Andrea Resmini
  • Leah Catania

UX Healthcare Europe 2024

Date: April 11-12, 2024; June 18-19, 2024; September, 19-20, 2024;​ September 25-27, 2024

Website: https://dev.events/conferences/ux-healthcare-london-london-3-2024 

Recommended for: designers, practitioners, clinicians, technologists and thought leaders

Where can I attend? Online / London, Amsterdam, Berlin and Prague

Price from: GBP £300.00 (online) / GBP £700.00 (in-person)

About: 

UX Healthcare 2024 is scheduled for April 11-12 in London as part of its multi-city series, which also includes stops in Amsterdam, Berlin and Prague. The conference serves as a collaborative space for healthcare professionals, UX designers, and developers who aim to enhance the user experience within healthcare systems. With an emphasis on data accessibility for patients and real-time decision-making for clinicians, the event offers a platform to discuss, share, and develop actionable insights. It aims to foster a symbiotic relationship between clinicians and UX practitioners to ultimately improve the holistic patient experience. 

Keynote Speakers: 

  • Dr. Gyles Morrison, clinical UX strategist, Dr. Gyles Morrison consulting
  • Angel Brown, CEO, Locomotion

UXinsight Festival 2024

Date: April 15 – 17, 2024

Website: https://uxinsight.org/ux-research-conference-festival-2024/ 

Recommended for: UX researchers

Where can I attend? Online / Netherlands 

Price from: €150 (virtual conference)

About: 

Mark your calendars for UXinsight Festival 2024, the 8th gathering of Europe’s largest UX research community, set for April 15-17 in Breda, The Netherlands. The event features a program led by experts in the field of UX research from around the globe. Attendees have the opportunity to connect during Q&A sessions and designated networking periods. This year’s sessions will tackle timely challenges in UX research, offering practical solutions and methods for optimization.

Keynote Speakers:

  • Akinyi Odera
  • Aiden Hirshfield
  • Ana Radonjic

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UX conferences in May 2024

DDX 2024

Date: May 11, 2024

Website: https://www.ddxconference.com/ 

Recommended for: designers, strategists, entrepreneurs and product leaders

Where can I attend? Munich, Germany

Price from: €159.00 (Super Early Bird)

About: 

In 2024, the DDX conference will be hosted in three key locations: Dubai in March, Munich in May, and San Diego in September. Learn how to facilitate, foster, and design business in innovation fields. The conference gathers top experts in UX for startups, entrepreneurship, and design initiatives focused on sustainability and health ventures. Take advantage of this unique chance to connect with industry leaders and sharpen your skills in these areas.

Keynote Speakers: 

  • Clive Grinyer, Design Leader and Consultant, Clivegrinyer Ltd.
  • Mustafa Kurtuldu, Staff Product Designer, Meta
  • Casey Hudetz, Design Manager, DocuSign

UXDX USA

Date: May 15-17, 2024

Website: https://www.uxdx.com/usa/2024/ 

Recommended for: UX designers, UX researchers, Developers, Product managers

Where can I attend? Online / New York, USA

Price from: $219 (online)/ $829 (in-person) – Valid until: Dec 24

About: 

UXDX USA  is centered around the effectiveness of work, productivity, and sustainability. Come to know the most recent Product, UX, Design, and Development practices, improve your T-shaped abilities, and learn how organizations are empowering teams to deliver. UXDX offers a variety of speakers, so we can guarantee you won’t be bored. 

Keynote Speakers: 

  • Andy Ford, Global Head of Product Design Kimberly Clark
  • Jod Kaftan, Head of Product Design & Research ORACLE
  • Kasey Canlas, UX Research Operations Manager Genesys

UX360 Research Europe Summit 2024

Date: May 16-17, 2024

Website: https://www.eu.ux360summit.com/ 

Recommended for: UX professionals 

Where can I attend? Berlin, Germany

Price from: €695

About: The first-ever in-person UX360 Research Europe Summit 2024 will take place in Berlin from May 16-17. This event is a hub for UX and design research, featuring keynotes from global leaders and panel discussions. With a focus on planning, analysis, and implementation, it’s a prime networking opportunity for UX professionals seeking both inspiration and practical insights.

Keynote Speakers:

  • Javier Bargas-Avila Director, Google Play UX Research
  • Nyssa Packard Senior Director, Insights (Head of User Research & Data Science) Skyscanner
  • Flavius Kehr Head of UX SAP
  • Vanessa Arango Director UX Research Delivery Hero

CHI 2024

Date: May 16-18, 2024

Website: https://chi2024.acm.org/ 

Recommended for: HCI researchers, HCI professionals, technology developers

Where can I attend? Honolulu, Hawai’i

Price from: $387 (ACM Member)

About: 

CHI 2024, organized by the Association of Computing Machinery (ACM), is the leading international conference on Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), set to take place from May 11-16 in Honolulu, Hawaiʻi. This year’s theme, “Surfing the World,” invites attendees to explore the latest in technology and human-computer interaction. The conference will include keynote speeches, panel discussions, and workshops, catering to a global audience with both in-person and remote attendance options. The event takes place on the indigenous land of the Kanaka ‘Ōiwi – Native Hawaiians, and commits to working in solidarity with the local community.

Keynote Speakers: To Be Announced

Don’t miss out on key information; be sure to revisit this page regularly.

UXLx: User Experience Lisbon 2024

Date: May 21-24, 2024

Website: https://www.ux-lx.com/ 

Recommended for: User Experience Professionals

Where can I attend? Lisbon, Portugal

Price from: 424,35€

About: 

The UXLx 2024 conference is scheduled for May 21 – 24 and offers a varied program. Three days focus on intensive workshops in areas like strategy, design, research, and content, while the final day is committed to a conference featuring industry insights. This format allows professionals in various UX disciplines to customize their learning experience.

Keynote Speakers: 

  • Katrina Alcorn, Global Product Design Executive and Author
  • David Dylan Thomas, Founder, CEO at David Dylan Thomas, LLC
  • Meghan Casey, Owner at Do Better Content Consulting

From Business to Buttons 2024

Date: May 24, 2024

Website: https://frombusinesstobuttons.com/ 

Recommended for: UX professionals

Where can I attend? Stockholm, Sweden

Price from: SEK 4,490 (+25% VAT)

About: 

From Business to Buttons 2024 (FBTB 2024) will take place on May 24, 2024, at Cirkus in Djurgården, Stockholm. This annual event serves as a pivotal gathering point for professionals interested in User Experience and Service Design in Scandinavia. The conference program includes talks and panel discussions led by experts in UX and CX fields, offering both inspiration and actionable insights. Additionally, the days leading up to the main event will feature hands-on pre-conference workshops designed to provide practical skills and knowledge. With limited seating, FBTB 2024 aims to maintain an intimate environment conducive to networking and professional development.

Keynote Speakers: 

  • Jeffrey Koh & Karin Aue – The Duo from Singapore
  • Jason Mesut – Strategist, Coach, Connector
  • Aarathi Krishnan – Humanitarian Futures and Strategic foresight expert
  • Christina Joy Whittaker -Leadership Strategist & TEDx Speaker

UX conferences in June 2024

Pixel Pioneers

Date: June 14, 2024

Website: https://pixelpioneers.co/ 

Recommended for: front-end developers and UX/UI designers

Where can I attend? Bristol, United Kingdom

Price from: £60 (for students)

About:

Pixel Pioneers is a go-to event series for front-end developers and UX/UI designers looking for real-world advice from industry experts. Established in 2017, the conference has hosted a range of speakers from diverse backgrounds including front-end development, UX design, and data visualization. Scheduled for June 14, 2024, in Bristol, United Kingdom, the event caters to professionals at all levels, from junior to senior, and across various sectors. Whether you’re with a startup, an agency, or an in-house team, Pixel Pioneers offers invaluable insights without breaking the bank. 

Speakers: 

  • Michelle Barker, front-end developer
  • Tejas Kumar, chief developer advocate
  • Stephanie Stimac, designer and product manager

UX Healthcare Europe 2024

Date: April 11-12, 2024; June 18-19, 2024; September, 19-20, 2024;​ September 25-27, 2024

Website: https://dev.events/conferences/ux-healthcare-london-london-3-2024 

Recommended for: designers, practitioners, clinicians, technologists and thought leaders

Where can I attend? Online / London, Amsterdam, Berlin and Prague

Price from: €810.00

About: 

UX Healthcare 2024 is scheduled for June 18-19, 2024 in Amsterdam as part of its multi-city series, which also includes stops in London, Berlin and Prague. The conference serves as a collaborative space for healthcare professionals, UX designers, and developers who aim to enhance the user experience within healthcare systems. With an emphasis on data accessibility for patients and real-time decision-making for clinicians, the event offers a platform to discuss, share, and develop actionable insights. It aims to foster a symbiotic relationship between clinicians and UX practitioners to ultimately improve the holistic patient experience. 

Keynote Speakers:

  • Dr. Gyles Morrison, clinical UX strategist, Dr. Gyles Morrison consulting
  • Angel Brown, CEO, Locomotion

UXPA International 2024

Date: June 24-27, 2024

Website: https://uxpa2024.org/ 

Recommended for: UX professionals

Where can I attend? Florida, USA

Price from: $375, student, single day

About: 

UXPA International 2024 is a four-day event designed for UX professionals to learn, network, and collaborate. The conference kicks off with full and half-day workshops on Monday, followed by three days of keynotes, panels, and sessions. Hosted by UXPA International and its global chapters, this event brings together UX experts from around the world.

Speakers: 

  • Cassini Nazir, Designer of conversations, curricula, and interfaces, University of North Texas
  • Luke Hay, Senior UX Researcher, Clearleft
  • Erica Jorgensen, Content Designer, Chewy.com

User Research London 2024

Date: June, 2024

Website: https://www.userresearchlondon.com/ 

Recommended for: UX professionals

Where can I attend? London, United Kingdom

Price from: To Be Announced

About: 

User Research London returns in June 2024 after a break in 2023. The conference aims to provide an engaging experience centered on the practice of user research.

Keynote Speakers: To Be Announced

Don’t miss out on key information; be sure to revisit this page regularly.

HCI International 2024

Date: June 29 – July 04, 2024

Website: https://2024.hci.international/ 

Recommended for: HCI researchers, HCI professionals, technology developers

Where can I attend? Online / Washington, USA

Price from: $485 (conference fee, students, early)

About: 

HCI International 2024, taking place from June 29 to July 4, will be a hybrid event hosted online and in Washington, USA. The conference features a specialized session on “behaviouromics,” centered on the study of multimodal interaction. This session seeks to bridge gaps between professionals in fields such as computer science, linguistics, and psychology. Topics to be covered include multimodal AI, social robot interactions, and data analytics. The purpose of this session is to foster interdisciplinary collaboration and address prevailing challenges in multimodal interaction. The session will be conducted virtually as part of the broader HCI International 2024 activities.

Keynote Speaker:

  • Vicki Hanson (ACM Chief Executive Officer)

UX conferences in July 2024

IXDC 2024

Date: July 17 – 21, 2024

Website: ixdc.org

Recommended for: UX designers, UX professionals

Where can I attend? Beijing, China

Price from: to be determined

About:

IXDC 2024 is a leading UX design conference in China, taking place from July 17-21 at Beijing’s China National Convention Center. Hosted by major tech and educational institutions, the event celebrates 13 years as a hub for professionals to exchange ideas in design innovation and excellence. IXDC expected to advance conversations about the impact of design in business and societal contexts and support the expansion of the UX design community.

UX conferences in August 2024

UXDX APAC

Date: August 13-15, 2024

Website: https://www.uxdx.com/usa/2024/ 

Recommended for: UX designers, UX researchers, Developers, Product managers

Where can I attend? Online 

Price from: To Be Announced

About: 

UXDX APAC is centered around the effectiveness of work, productivity, and sustainability. Come to know the most recent Product, UX, Design, and Development practices, improve your T-shaped abilities, and learn how organizations are empowering teams to deliver. UXDX offers a variety of speakers, so we can guarantee you won’t be bored. 

Keynote Speakers: To Be Announced

Don’t miss out on key information; be sure to revisit this page regularly.

UX Nordic 2024

Date: August 28–30, 2024

Website: https://www.uxnordic.com/ 

Recommended for: UX professionals

Where can I attend? Online / Aarhus, Denmark

Price from: 340 EUR

About: 

UX Nordic 2024 is a conference dedicated to exploring the latest trends, innovations, and best practices in the field of User Experience (UX) design. The conference brings together UX professionals, researchers, and industry leaders from the Nordic region and beyond to share their knowledge, experiences, and insights.

Keynote Speaker:

  • Jared Spool, Maker of Awesomeness at Center Centre

UX conferences in September 2024

DDX 2024

Date: September ?, 2024

Website: https://www.ddxconference.com/ 

Recommended for: UX designers, strategists, entrepreneurs and product leaders

Where can I attend? San Diego, California, USA

Price from: To Be Announced

About: 

In 2024, the DDX conference will be hosted in three key locations: Dubai in March, Munich in May, and San Diego in September. Learn how to facilitate, foster, and design business in innovation fields. The conference gathers top experts in UX for startups, entrepreneurship, and design initiatives focused on sustainability and health ventures. Take advantage of this unique chance to connect with industry leaders and sharpen your skills in these areas.

Keynote Speakers: To Be Announced

Don’t miss out on key information; be sure to revisit this page regularly.

uxcon vienna

Date: September, 19-20, 2024

Website: www.uxcon.at

Recommended for: UX (research & design) leaders & managers, UX/UI designers & UX researchers

Where can I attend? Vienna, Austria

Price from: € 790

UXtweak is thrilled to be a partner of uxcon vienna. We’ve teamed up to offer you a 10% discount on your conference tickets. Use the code “uxtweakfriends” at checkout to enjoy reduced prices and experience this exciting event! 🐝

About: 

uxcon vienna is making a comeback on September 19-20, 2024, at Expedithalle!  

Picture this: 600 awesome folks from more than 35 countries, 50 international experts, talks, interactive sessions, deep-dive workshops and fun side program. uxcon vienna is all about sharing knowledge, networking, and boosting your career. Don’t miss Europe’s friendliest UX conference!

Keynote Speakers:

  • Nikki Anderson, User Research Academy
  • Paola Mariselli, Bumble
  • Molly Stevens, Booking.com
  • Vitaly Friedman, Smashing Magazine
  • Steve Portigal, Portigal Consulting
  • Ashten “Whoopi” Winger, Netflix
  • Indi Young, indiyoung.com
  • And much more!

Moderators:

  • Tina Ličková, Independent Researcher, Service Designer & Host of UXR Geeks Podcast
  • Mirjam de Klepper, UX Researcher, Keynote Speaker & Event Moderator

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Special event: uxcon vienna getaway: design leaders – alpine edition

About: 

uxcon vienna is taking 50 UX leaders on a trip to the Austrian Alps for 2.5 days, where they’ll be soaking up knowledge from awesome international experts. 

They’ve created a program to assist UX leaders in finding fresh solutions for their daily challenges. It includes helpful tips and advice from experienced UX leaders, relatable and personal talks, and hands-on focus sessions that are both meaningful and practical. 

Date and place:

All of this happens from September 23-25th, 2024 (week right after uxcon vienna), at Kaiserlodge in Tyrol, Austria, in the beautiful Alps, with plenty of opportunities for outdoor activities and enjoyment! 

For more info, speaker updates, and details please visit: uxcon.at/designleaders

UX Healthcare Europe 2024

Date: April 11-12, 2024; June 18-19, 2024; September, 19-20, 2024;​ September 25-27, 2024

Website: https://dev.events/conferences/ux-healthcare-london-london-3-2024 

Recommended for: designers, practitioners, clinicians, technologists and thought leaders

Where can I attend? Online / London, Amsterdam, Berlin and Prague

Price from: €810.00

About: 

UX Healthcare 2024 is scheduled for September 19-20 in Berlin as part of its multi-city series, which also includes stops in London, Amsterdam and Prague. The conference serves as a collaborative space for healthcare professionals, UX designers, and developers who aim to enhance the user experience within healthcare systems. With an emphasis on data accessibility for patients and real-time decision-making for clinicians, the event offers a platform to discuss, share, and develop actionable insights. It aims to foster a symbiotic relationship between clinicians and UX practitioners to ultimately improve the holistic patient experience.

Keynote Speakers:

  • Dr. Gyles Morrison, clinical UX strategist, Dr. Gyles Morrison consulting
  • Angel Brown, CEO, Locomotion

UX Healthcare Europe 2024

Date: April 11-12, 2024; June 18-19, 2024; September, 19-20, 2024;​ September 25-27, 2024

Website: https://dev.events/conferences/ux-healthcare-london-london-3-2024 

Recommended for: designers, practitioners, clinicians, technologists and thought leaders

Where can I attend? Online / London, Amsterdam, Berlin and Prague

Price from: To Be Announced

About: 

UX Healthcare 2024 is scheduled for September 25-27 in Prague as part of its multi-city series, which also includes stops in London, Berlin and Amsterdam. The conference serves as a collaborative space for healthcare professionals, UX designers, and developers who aim to enhance the user experience within healthcare systems. With an emphasis on data accessibility for patients and real-time decision-making for clinicians, the event offers a platform to discuss, share, and develop actionable insights. It aims to foster a symbiotic relationship between clinicians and UX practitioners to ultimately improve the holistic patient experience. 

Keynote Speakers:

  • Dr. Gyles Morrison, clinical UX strategist, Dr. Gyles Morrison consulting
  • Angel Brown, CEO, Locomotion

UX conferences in October 2024

UXDX EMEA

Date: October 09-11, 2024

Website: https://www.uxdx.com/usa/2024/ 

Recommended for: UX designers, UX researchers, Developers, Product managers

Where can I attend? Online / Dublin, Ireland 

Price from: €199 + Tax (online)/€499 + Tax (in-person) – Valid until: 18 Jan

About: 

UXDX EMEA is centered around the effectiveness of work, productivity, and sustainability. Come to know the most recent Product, UX, Design, and Development practices, improve your T-shaped abilities, and learn how organizations are empowering teams to deliver. UXDX offers a variety of speakers, so we can guarantee you won’t be bored. 

Keynote Speakers:

  • Pamela Mead, Global VP of Design, SumUp
  • Ricardo Marquez, Senior Director, Integrated, DocuSign

UX CON’ 24 (Recommended event)

Date: 10th October2024

Website: https://www.uxconference.org/home

Recommended for: all UX professionals (students, researchers, designers, recruiters, strategists, and product leaders)

Where can I attend? On-site (Silver Spring Maryland, USA)

Price from: $97.55 (Early-Bird Offer)

About: Attend an extraordinary day where UX professionals and technology enthusiasts ignite a shared passion for innovation. It’s a day to be inspired by transformative ideas and networking and most importantly, to connect with one another on a deeper level.

Keynote Speakers:

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UX conferences in November 2024

UX Brighton 2024: AI UX

Date: November 1, 2024

Website: https://uxbri.org/ 

Recommended for: Product managers, UX professionals

Where can I attend? Brighton, UK

Price from: £175.00 (+ £35.00 VAT) Super Early Bird

About: 

Join UX Brighton 2024 to explore the impact of AI on UX. This conference brings together product managers, UX professionals, researchers, and designers to answer: What do UX practitioners need to know about AI? Learn new approaches and insights to benefit you, your team, and your clients.

Keynote Speakers:

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George UX Conf 2024

Date: November 5th

Website: https://ux-conf.george-labs.com/

Recommended for: UX designers, UX researchers, UX writers working in fintech or banking

Where can I attend? On site in Vienna Austria and remote

Price from: EB ticket 270 EUR

About: The George UX Conf is a unique design conference focused on the banking and finance sector. Visionary experts will give insights into user experience, design processes, and the future of money. Connect, exchange ideas, and gain insights while building a community with like-minded peers.

Keynote Speakers: Coming soon

Wey Wey Web 2024

Date: November 21-22, 2024

Website: Wey Wey Web 2024

Recommended for: UX/UI Designers, SEO Specialists, Web Architects, UI enthusiasts

Where can I attend? Malaga, Spain

Price from: €150.00

About: Wey Wey Web 2023 is a two-day UI design conference happening November 21-22 in Málaga, Spain. Organized by Yay-Yay Events and supported by Yes We Tech, the event features 20 international speakers and four keynotes, covering topics like web programming and UX/UI design. With over 400 attendees expected, the conference offers expert-led sessions, hands-on workshops, and networking opportunities. This non-profit event is committed to social inclusion and encourages participation from underrepresented groups in tech.

Keynote Speakers:

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UX conferences in December 2024

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Conferences from 2023 to keep in mind

Additionally, there are conferences on our list that have already occurred and do not yet have an update of events for 2024, but we are confident that you will find them to be interesting.

UX Live

Date: February 23-24, 2023

Where can I attend?: Online

UX Live website: https://techcircus.io/en/events/ux-live-online-3 

UX LIVE, Tech Circus longest-running conference, will help you expand your wisdom of UX and User Research. Join us and some of the industry’s top UX and Design minds as they demonstrate their brilliant ideas and lessons to help you improve your practical understanding and craft of UX.

Learn from our presenters how to apply actionable insights to your routine project work, whether it’s researching and designing specific functionality for your users, building end-to-end services, or tactically marrying business and customer expectations to produce industry-leading products that work.

UX Conferences by Tech Circus 

Tech Circus educates the global design community through conferences in London and online. They bring together some of the industry’s most recognizable speakers and world-renowned brands for inspirational talks, workshops, and webinars for hands-on skill development to grow the skills of attending professional designers.

Their next event you shouldn’t miss is eCom Design Summit.

eCom Design Summit

Date: February 28, 2023

Where can I attend?: Online

eCom Design Summit website: https://techcircus.io/en/events/ecom-design-summit-online 

E-commerce is ever-changing. Don’t get left behind while others are keeping up with the evolution of e-commerce within their industries. At eCom Design Summit, you will learn the very practices put into place and made popular by the industry experts who designed them for the world’s top brands, including Samsung, Gumtree, Farfetch and more.

Learn the core design practices that our expert speakers have used themselves to reach their audience through leading digital products. Discover industry-proven methods as we look at the ever-developing landscape of online retail, leisure, and travel.

ux conferences

uxcon vienna – Vienna’s first international conference for UX Research & UX Design

Date: September 13-14, 2023

Where can I attend?: In-person – Vienna, AT; online

uxcon vienna website: https://www.uxcon.at/ 

On September 13th and 14th 2023, the third edition of uxcon vienna will take place at Expedithalle in Vienna, bringing together 500 individuals interested in the field of user experience (UX) research and design. The conference will feature around 30 international speakers, including leaders from major organizations and experts in the field, sharing their expertise in various formats. 

The event aims to create an international platform for UX enthusiasts, offering valuable knowledge transfer and opportunities for networking among young professionals. Additionally, uxcon vienna aims to connect the European UX scene with leading practitioners in the United States. The conference allows young professionals to learn from established experts, grow their professional networks, and advance in their careers.  

This year, uxcon in Vienna will look into various pressing topics among the UX community, such as Advanced Research, AI & The Future of UX, Personal Development, UX Psychology, Measuring UX, Research & Design OPS, UX Writing, and Ethics & Sustainability. Among the many speakers, we can find UX researchers from many companies, including IKEA, Slack, Spotify a Google. The conference is scheduled for two days and will include workshops, interactive talks, warm-up, and party. Is it just us or are we all very excited?

UX conferences and events by specializations

Explore the best conferences by UX focus, whether you’re a UX researcher or a product designer.

Best UX research conferences

Conference

Dates

Where?

January 22-25, 2024

Denver, Colorado, USA

January 30-31, 2024

Online

February 27-29, 2024

Online / Seattle, Washington, United States

February 27-29, 2024

Rome, Italy

March 18-21, 2024

Greenville, South Carolina, USA

March 20-21, 2024

Online / Copenhagen, Denmark

March 25-27, 2024

New York City, New York, USA

April 15-17, 2024

Online / Netherlands

May 11, 2024

Munich, Germany

May 15-17, 2024

Online / New York, USA

May 16-17, 2024

Berlin, Germany

May 16-18, 2024

Honolulu, Hawai’i

May 21-24, 2024

Lisbon, Portugal

May 24, 2024

Stockholm, Sweden

June 24-27, 2024

Florida, USA

June ?, 2024

London, United Kingdom

June 29 - July 04, 2024

Online / Washington, USA

August 13-15, 2024

Online

August 28–30, 2024

Online / Aarhus, Denmark

September 19-20, 2024

Vienna, Austria

October 09-11, 2024

Online / Dublin, Ireland

October 10, 2024

Silver Spring Maryland, USA

November 1, 2024

Brighton, UK

November 5, 2024

Online / Vienna, Austria

Best UX and product design conferences

Conference

Dates

Where?

February 20-22, 2024

Online

February 27-29, 2024

Online / Seattle, Washington, United States

March 2, 2024

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

March 18-21, 2024

Greenville, South Carolina, USA

March 20-21, 2024

Online / Copenhagen, Denmark

April 9-13, 2024

Seattle, Washington, USA

April 11-12, 2024

Online / London, United Kingdom

May 11, 2024

Munich, Germany

May 15-17, 2024

Online / New York, USA

May 16-18, 2024

Honolulu, Hawai’i

May 21-24, 2024

Lisbon, Portugal

May 24, 2024

Stockholm, Sweden

June 14, 2024

Bristol, United Kingdom

June 18-19, 2024

Amsterdam, Dutch

June 24-27, 2024

Florida, USA

June 29 - July 04, 2024

Online / Washington, USA

July 17 – 21, 2024

Beijing, China

August 13-15, 2024

Online

August 28–30, 2024

Online / Aarhus, Denmark

September ?, 2024

San Diego, California, USA

September 19-20, 2024

Vienna, Austria

September 19-20, 2024

Berlin, Germany

September 25-27, 2024

Prague, Czech Republic

October 09-11, 2024

Online / Dublin, Ireland

October 10, 2024

Silver Spring Maryland, USA

November 1, 2024

Brighton, UK

November 5, 2024

Online / Vienna, Austria

November 21-22, 2024

Malaga, Spain

💡 Ready to learn?

So, which one of these conferences are you most excited about attending? With these top picks, you can really get into UX with the “best of the best” industry professionals. Learn and share your knowledge with some of the best UXers in the industry! If you want to learn about UX we also recommend taking a look at our list of Top UX Communities & Groups to join in 2023.

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People also ask (FAQ)

What are the best UX conferences in 2024 to attend?

Some of the best UX conferences in 2023 are: 

  • UX Immersion: Interactions conference
  • UXPA International Conference
  • IA Summit
  • Interaction21
  • Design Thinking Conference.
  • UX London

Learn more in our list of 24 UX conferences to attend.

Each of these events will offer unique experience and provide UX lovers with valuable insights into upcoming UX trends and numerous growth opportunities.

What are the benefits of attending UX conferences?

UX conferences and related events can provide great opportunities to learn about the latest trends, help you establish a network of connections among UX professionals and UX influencers, as well as gain inspiration for future projects. UX conferences also give you access to knowledge provided by industry experts, educational workshops, and cutting-edge research.

Are there any virtual UX conferences available in 2024?

Since the COVID-19 pandemic, many UX conferences are offering virtual access to their events. Some of the most popular ones are:

Virtual UX conferences offer great flexibility when it comes to cost savings and provide great networking opportunities through virtual chat rooms, social media platforms, Q&A sessions and virtual workshops.

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