Hola, I’m Luis
Design Leader, Community Builder and Mentor
I am a Calgary-based UX Designer with two decades of leadership and product design experience in Latin America, North America, and Europe.
I create value by connecting ethical ideation to practical implementation
UX Consultant / Owner
UX Consulting for companies and governmental organizations such as Enbridge, Paysafe, Panasonic Spain, Sprint, Nextel, Airhob, Verizon, and the Ministry of Information Technologies and Communications of Colombia.
Executive Director at Calgary UX
As the leader of Calgary UX, lead educational and formative experiences aimed to expand professional horizons, connect members of the community and skill development.
Mentor at ADPList & DesignLab
As Design Mentor for DesignLab and ADPList, mentored over 40 new designers in Design Thinking, Research Methods and Career development.
Inclusiveness and Accessibility
Member of Board of Directors at IncluCity Calgary
Part of a team with the mission of building an Inclusive Usability Testing non-profit organization. Our goal is to bring the voice of people and communities that normally are not consulted during the regular product development cycle.
Writer at Medium
Active participation in creating and forming design teams. Implementing processes, best practices and guidelines. Instructing new designers to cover skill gaps, perfecting team dynamics and harmonious relationships.
Design is done by people, for people.
Listen and meet them where they are.
Transparency in intentions, clarity in communications.
Design is a bridge, not a destination.
TALKS & INTERVIEWS
Talks & Workshops
- ADPList – Collaboration Workshop: Climbing While Elevating – Sep 17th, 2021
- UX Cork – Redesigning power: It is time to reshape UX Design – Nov 18th, 2020