User Experience Workshop

Lebanon Web Awards committee organized the User Experience Workshop with the support of Pan Arab Web Awards Academy, Feedback and Microsoft. The host of this training was Mr. Michael Koester from Microsoft Corporation as the Designer Marketing Manager of Microsoft Middle East, Africa and Central & Eastern Europe. In this session, web designers and web developers of major Lebanese web companies, had the chance to take a look at Microsoft’s take on the UX topic and what tools and technologies they offer to create stunning, next-generation user experiences for the desktop and the web. In addition, they discussed and experienced the latest technologies and soft wares through 5 modules: Why User Experience; Introduction to WPF; Introduction to Expression Studio 2; Design & Build a WPF application and finally Introduction to Silver light. This workshop took place @ the Press Club Beirut on May 14, 2009 in the presence of Mr. Pierre Moukarzel, President of the Pan Arab Web Awards Academy and Mr. Maroun Atallah, Deputy G.M of Feedback Lebanon representative of Lebanon Web Awards.