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About Launchpad World Usability Day Prague

Launchpad World Usability Day Prague are TALKS open for public and mentor-driven event structured to give startups and mobile developers, who have found product market fit, the skills to take their product to the next level of growth - increase scale and reach, optimize their product or business and make their business more productive. 

Here's what you are going to experience:

  • Inspirational learning sessions
  • 1:1 mentoring with international and local Launchpad mentors for selected startups

Partner of this event is: PRAGUE STARTUP CENTRE.


HOW TO GET HERE: Event takes place in new space inside Holesovicka Trznica areal. Navigate to this place using Google Maps.

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This Launchpad event and morning talks (open to public) best suits:

  • Product owners
  • UX & Product designers


I enjoyed Launchpad Mentoring very much. I used to live in Silicon Valley and it felt to me I'm back there again. (Launchpad Build participant, May 2017)

Agenda for the day

8:30 - 9:00 Registration + Breakfast
9:00 - 9:20 Welcome + Launchpad Info (Jozef VODICKA, Slovakia)
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Jozef is a passionate Googler & founder of several startups. Now he is helping developers, community organisers and startups in South Central & Eastern Europe to be more successful and profitable.


9:20 - 11:50 Talks Open For Public (audience: UX, Designers & Product Owners)
Talk #1 "Growing Design Sprints for Ambitious Endeavours" | Milan Guenther (France)

Milan Guenther is a Google Developer Expert, Author of INTERSECTION - How Enterprise Design Bridges the Gap Between Business, Technology and People, introducing the Enterprise Design approach for holistic design in complex enterprises. Published with Morgan Kaufmann in Fall 2012.

Talk #2 "Astronauts - We Built an App for them" | Panayotis Tzinis (Greece)

Panayotis is Intelligence Technology Lead - X Lab in a company called Moonshot Lab. He is also very active Google Developer Expert and part of Google Developer Group community.

Talk #3 "Mobile UX for the the Blind" | Nik Page (USA / Czechia)
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Nik loves UX. He has worked in UI testing and design since UIs were distributed on floppies and CDs in San Francisco and later in Prague. His work for start-ups and global corporations has always focused on better user experience entered design. As a Google Developer Expert & Launchpad Mentor he went through certified Design Sprintmaster training.

11:50 - 16:55 Closed sessions for pre-selected StartUps for Launchpad Mentoring
11:50 - 12:00 Get ready for mentoring (Jozef VODICKA, Slovakia)
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch break
13:00 - 16:30 1:1 Mentoring for selected StartUps (40 minutes sessions + 10 mins break)
16:30 - 16:55 Debrief & Sharing time
17:00 - 20:00 Networking & Wine/Beer/Lemon Water

At the beginning I was little bit worry about the mix of grown-up startups and young startups - but at the end of the day, it is nice to see that we do all deal with similar issues and can help each other. (Launchpad Build participant)

Important info

This Launchpad event is best suited for:

  • Product managers
  • UX & Product designers

When and where

9:00 - 20:00 - November 14th, 2017
50.098661, 14.445285
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Prague StartUp Centre