PixelUp! Conference 12-14 September 2016

On Sunday I’m leaving to go to Johannesburg, City of Gold. Where my treasure lies is in the knowledge I will receive from international industry leaders in User Experience and User Interface Design. PixelUp! is more than a conference. It promises to teach us on how we can improve building digital products. It’s three days […]

Applying Agile remotely

Our enthusiastic team of Agile managers are out to debunk the myth of the god-like powers of post-it notes and index cards. In preparation for submitting a talk for the annual Scrum Gathering in South Africa in November, they are talking at two SUGSA meetups, the first happening in Cape Town on 4 August followed […]

Unlikely Heroes – Imagine

Scrum Gathering 2015 – South Africa Unlikely Heroes – Imagine ← You are Here Unlikely Heroes – Empower Unlikely Heroes – Mastery   As with the other two streams, there are 7 talk slots to write about, how do I even begin?!   The solution of course, is to be picky.  So I’ll start with […]

UX growing tall in South Africa

“A meaningful experience, if done well, will become a shareable experience.” – Kari Peters (Head of User Experience and Content Strategy at Clicks2Customers) ​Polymorph got the opportunity to take a peek inside the rapidly growing User Experience Industry and Community in South Africa. Six Polymorph employees attended the second annual UX Conference at the Waterfront […]

Scrum Gathering 2015

By Duke Coulbanis, Marietjie McDonald and Johan Pretorius The Gautrain stopped at Rosebank station… We walked the last 100m to the Hyatt Regency Hotel where Scrum Gathering 2015 was hosted. Registration went seamlessly and the coffee and snacks awaited. The hospitality at the hotel was exceptional. The theme for the conference was “Unlikely Heroes”. We […]