Developing New Experiences

VSW06 Improving Legacy Applications with UX Design


9:30am - 10:45am

Level: Introductory

Billy Hollis

Developer. Designer. Speaker. Author.

You don't have to wait for a total rewrite to start using design concepts in your applications. You can improve key parts of your existing apps with the techniques of modern UI and UX design. In this session, Billy Hollis will discuss how to apply UX design to incrementally improve existing apps. He'll look at common areas of existing apps to target for UX enhancement, such as search and workflow. He'll then lay out a lightweight design process, point you to resources, and show a lot of examples to inspire you to make your business apps more productive, error-free, and modern looking.

You will learn:

  • Identify key parts of existing apps for significant improvement through redesign
  • Gain a roadmap for implementing redesign of key parts of your existing apps
  • A lightweight design process you can apply to redesign of app chunks