Jul
13
6:00pm 6:00pm

Design Systems at Facebook

Facebook Interface Guidelines: Our Approach to Designing for Billions of People

The Interfaces & Design Tools team at Facebook will discuss its design system, FIG (Facebook Interface Guidelines) and the tools that power Facebook design.

Join us on July 13, 2017 from 6:00-8:00PM in Menlo Park for a small gathering to learn more about the team and the process for how we design at Facebook. You'll be hearing from Shali Nguyen, Product Design Manager and Kara Fong, Design Program Manager on the Interfaces team at Facebook as well as Scott Horsfall, Product Designer on the Design Tools team.

We'll be walking through:

  • An overview and history of our Design System “FIG”
  • Typical design considerations
  • Give a peek into the Design Tools that power Product Design @ Facebook!

The event will be located at the Facebook HQ (1 Facebook Way, Menlo Park, CA 94025) in Lobby 4.

There will be food and bevvies! This talk will not be recorded.

— Team FIG!


Note from the meet up organizers:

Thank you to Facebook for offering to host and sponsor the event.

Please be on time so we can manage attendance with security efficiently. We have limited capacity, so if you’d like to attend, make sure to RSVP on Eventbrite.

In the event of a waiting list being activated, please contact or cancel if you find you cannot attend so others can sign up. Thanks!

No print out of a ticket is necessary; we’ll have a list. We look forward to seeing you there!

See you there!!!

— Jina & Josh

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Apr
20
6:00pm 6:00pm

Design Systems at Salesforce

Hey everyone!

Interested in design systems in the context of a large-scale enterprise company? Then this MeetUp is for you!

The UX team at Salesforce will discuss the Lightning Design System and the unique challenges they face.

They’ll supply food & beverages for all attendees. We’re charging a nominal $5 fee to help support more events like these.

About our Sponsor/Host

Thank you to Salesforce for offering to host and sponsor the event.

The event will be held at the Salesforce Rincon Cafe located at Spear between Mission & Howard. The Cafe is on the 1st Floor.

Please be on time so we can manage attendance with security efficiently. We have limited capacity, so if you’d like to attend, make sure to RSVP on Eventbrite.

In the event of a waiting list being activated, please contact or cancel if you find you cannot attend so others can sign up. Thanks!

No print out of a ticket is necessary; we’ll have a list. We look forward to seeing you there!

See you there!!!

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Feb
15
6:00pm 6:00pm

Design Systems L💖VE at Gap, Inc.

Hey everyone!

If you love design systems and don’t mind proximity to a little (okay large) cupid arrow, this MeetUp is for you! 

The Experience Design team at Gap, Inc. will discuss its design system, Stitch. They’ll highlight a few of the things that make their system unique, including:

• Serving up styles for multiple brands in single system
• Optimizing for (and beyond) a responsive e-commerce platform
• Designing for non-technical stakeholders, including marketers and brand creatives
• Plus all the fun stuff design system teams everywhere struggle with! (naming, testing, and buy-in, oh my!)

They’ll supply food & beverages for all attendees. We’re beginning to charge a nominal $5 fee to help support more events like these.

About our Sponsor/Host

Thank you to Gap for offering to host and sponsor the event.

See you there!!!

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Nov
29
6:00pm 6:00pm

Design Systems at Twitter

Hey everyone!

This meetup will be at Twitter’s offices downtown. They will show some of their design systems work, and tell you about what they’re working on. Then we’ll spend the rest of the time mingling with like-minded systems designers & developers! Pizza, kombucha, wine, beer, and fizzy water will be served in a casual café environment.

About our Sponsor/Host

Thank you to Twitter for offering to host and sponsor the event.

See you there!!!

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