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Your handy calendar of Ueno⁠-⁠related events

At Ueno, we like to talk almost as much as we like to listen. That’s why we regularly host all kinds of events. And because our people are pretty great they often get asked to speak at other people’s events. It’s all here, on this page.

Want someone from Ueno to speak at your event? Looking for a space to host your own world-improving event? Let’s talk.

Chatty Hour with Victoria Joh

Ueno SF Office
December 13th 2018

Victoria Joh is a Korean-American illustrator and designer interested in exploring human connections through storytelling and world-building.

Designers + Geeks - Visions of the Future

Yelp Office, SF
January 17th 2019

Karli leads and manages new business opportunities at Ueno. Hear her talk about her vision for the future at this event hosted by Designers + Geeks.

Past events

Chatty Hour with Tandem

Ueno NY Office
December 6th 2018

Tandem NYC is the small-but-mighty design studio behind Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s campaign brand and visual identity.

Dribbble Hang Time Los Angeles

The Theatre at Ace Hotel, LA
December 4th 2018

Ueno’s CEO Halli will speak at the full-day inspiration fest for designers.

Awwwards Conference

November 15th 2018

Our Executive Creative Director David Navarro will share stories about Ueno at the Awwwards Digital Thinkers Conference in New York City.

Chatty Hour with Kosmoss

Ueno RVK Office
November 15th 2018

The team at Kosmoss specialize in capturing deep-space objects and delivering them to living rooms via metal Chromaluxe prints.

Chatty Hour with Reina Takahashi

Ueno SF Office
November 1st 2018

Reina Takahashi creates art with hand-cut paper. Her work has appeared in magazines, on book covers, as window installations, and more.

KIKK Festival

Namur, Belgium
November 1st 2018

Ueno’s Design Lead Marco Coppeto will speak about how designers can find their own voice, evolve, and lead the change we face every day.

Chatty Hour with Nicole Salmeri

Ueno NYC office
October 25th 2018

Nicole Salmeri is a director, editor, and photographer who has worked with clients such as Mini Cooper, Instagram, & Amazon Games.

Chatty Hour with Björn Steinar

Ueno RVK Office
October 11th 2018

Björn Steinar is a product designer based in Reykjavík who strives to bring societal change through his design practice.

Chatty Hour with Jennifer Hom

Ueno SF Office
October 4th 2018

Jennifer is is the Experience Design Manager of Product Illustration at Airbnb, where she is redesigning their illustration system from the ground up.

Chatty Hour with Thierry Blancpain

Ueno NYC Office
September 26th 2018

Thierry is a co-founder of Grilli Type and the principal at Informal Inquiry, a New York-based branding and interaction design studio.

Chatty Hour with Roman Muradov

Ueno SF Office
September 6th 2018

Roman Muradov is an award-winning author and illustrator living in San Francisco.

Chatty Hour with Ashley Christiano & Barjinder Singh

Ueno NYC Office
August 16th 2018

Ashley Christiano, Senior Marketing Manager and Barjinder Singh, Product Manager at Reuters will chat about the brand new Reuters News app.

Chatty Hour with Nicholas Paul Brysiewicz

Ueno SF Office
August 2nd 2018

Nicholas is Director of Development at The Long Now Foundation, a nonprofit organization working on the next 10,000 years.

Chatty Hour with Robert Surrency

Ueno SF Office
July 5th 2018

Robert Surrency is a product designer, photographer and mental health advocate based in San Francisco.

Chatty Hour with Iheanyi Ekechukwu

Ueno NYC Office
June 26th 2018

Iheanyi is a product engineer at DigitalOcean. He builds products and co-hosts the Two Black Nerds podcast.

Draft & Draw

Ueno NYC Office
June 22nd 2018

Get your pencils ready! Ueno NYC will host Draft & Draw at our Soho office from 7-10pm.

Designers + Geeks: Agents of Design

140 New Montgomery, SF
June 21st 2018

Our very own Aaron Poe will speak alongside Lance Cassidy, Founder & CEO OF DX Labs Design and Kristin Skinner, Head of Design Management at Chase.

Chatty Hour with Kelli Anderson

Ueno NYC Office
June 19th 2018

Kelli is an artist/designer and tinkerer who is always experimenting with new means of making images and experiences.

Chatty Hour with Tina Roth

Ueno NYC Office
June 14th 2018

Tina Roth Eisenberg (also known as swissmiss) is the founder of CreativeMornings and creator of other things like Tattly, TeuxDeux and FRIENDS.

SF Design Week Studio Crawl

Ueno SF Office
June 8th 2018

We’re opening our doors for SF Design Week’s Studio Crawl from 6-9pm.

Chatty Hour with Jared Erondu

Ueno SF Office
June 7th 2018

Jared Erondu is the Head of Design at Lattice, where he’s helping shape the next generation of employee-first HR software.

Chatty Hour with Robyn Kanner

Ueno NYC Office
June 6th 2018

Robyn Kanner is co-creator of MyTransHealth, and has designed with companies like Etsy, Amazon, New Balance, and Staples.

Haraldur Thorleifsson at Awwwards SF

Palace of Fine Arts
May 11th 2018

Halli, founder and CEO of Ueno, shares “Six stories from my life” at the design conference.

Chatty Hour with Heather Phillips

Ueno SF Office
May 3rd 2018

Come hang out at Ueno! We’ll be chatting with Heather Phillips, a design manager at Designer Fund.

Chatty Hour with Jeremiah Shaw

Ueno SF Office
March 1st 2018

Jeremiah Shaw works at Google designing 3D games for kids - previously at Dropbox, Apple and Color Labs.

Chatty Hour with Signe Birck and Danny Setiawan

Ueno NYC Office
December 7th 2017

We’ll chat with Signe Birck, a food photographer for NYC’s top restaurants, and Danny Setiawan, a UX designer who also runs a body painting studio.

Chatty Hour with Loredana Crisan

Ueno SF Office
November 2nd 2017

Loredana Crisan is the head of design for Messenger, an app used by over 1.3 billion people around the world.

Chatty Hour with Meg Robichaud

Ueno SF Office
August 25th 2017

Come hang out at Ueno! We’ll be chatting with Meg Robichaud, who leads the illustration team at Shopify.