About the UX Awards
The Vancouver User Experience Awards is an opportunity for growing startups, freelance practitioners, agencies, and user-centric enterprises to showcase their work and get recognized for the incredible experiences they create every day.
The 2019 Awards will be held on November 27th at the Vancouver Playhouse.
The Awards Gala always sells out, so head on over to Eventbrite to purchase tickets soon!
Demo Day is an exciting opportunity to see what our finalists and sponsors have been working on, and to place your vote for the People's Choice Award.
The submission deadline has been extended until October 14th.
Hurry over to the submissions page to enter your work!
“Inspiration” is the reason why Finger Food Advanced Technology Group has returned as a sponsor of the Vancouver UX Awards for a fourth consecutive year.
“Every year we're inspired by the work of those nominated,” explains the Finger Food Advanced Technology Group’s Senior Creative Director Tyler Payne. “Very few events really showcase the best of UX and design each year, especially when it comes to up-and-coming companies and individuals.”
Sponsorship opportunities for the 2019 Awards are now open!
Sponsoring the Vancouver UX Awards is a fantastic way to support the local UX community, gain brand awareness, and aid your recruiting efforts by connecting with industry leaders and emerging talent. To find out more about opportunities to support the community, download our brochure and get in touch with us.
Finger Food Advanced Technology GroupShowcase Sponsor
Finger Food Advanced Technology Group is a world-class technology company that designs and develops immersive Mobile, MR/AR/VR, Internet of Things (IoT), Cloud and Entertainment products. We work with iOS, Android, Microsoft HoloLens, Tango, Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, Unity, and Unreal Engine.
We're thrilled to be partnering with the following companies for this year's awards
AGI supplies the world’s food infrastructure across planning, engineering, and manufacturing full solutions and systems in 5 platforms: Seed, Fertilizer, Grain, Feed, and Food. Our business helps facilitate the storage, production and protection of agricultural inputs and produce around the world. A core part of being a leader in agricultural products is AGI’s belief in UX & CX, putting the customers’ needs at the core of what we offer.
MicrosoftUX by Students
Microsoft Vancouver is home to engineers, designers, interns, leaders, learners, artists and collaborators. We are part of BC’s growing tech ecosystem, supporting start-ups, driving innovation and bringing the community together.
RED AcademyUX for good
RED Academy is a design and tech school offering courses in web and application development, user experience and user interface design, and digital marketing. They aim to provide both the technical and soft skills needed in a rapidly growing digital economy
SteamclockUX for Products
Steamclock designs and develops very nice mobile apps for growing businesses.
BrainStationUX for Marketing
BrainStation is a global leader in digital skills training, empowering businesses and brands to succeed in the digital age. Established in 2012, BrainStation has worked with over 350 instructors from the most innovative companies, developing a range of certificate courses in digital marketing, social media marketing, and search engine marketing that has accelerated the career of more than a thousand marketers around the world.
Best Buy CanadaUX for E-Commerce
Best Buy Canada is an award-winning, multi-channel retailer with over 250 million visits in-store and online each year. Our Experience Design team drives the vision for the entire customer journey. They are a large and growing team of diverse specialists in UX, UI, Digital Design, Content Strategy and Copywriting.
Central1 is the preferred partner for financial, digital banking and payment products and services to over 250 financial institutions across Canada. With $17.9 billion in assets, we leverage our scale, strength and expertise to power progress for financial institutions and enhance the financial well-being of over 5 million customers.
FlowUX for Emerging Experiences
Import Sketch design, animate in seconds, export code your developers will actually use. Created for the modern designer, Flow is the best tool for animating Sketch designs and exporting UI Animations. Try it now. It’s awesome.
As the world's leading cloud-based practice management solution, we're helping our customers grow their legal practices —with ease. Clio lets lawyers run their law firm from any device, anywhere.
At MetaLab, we make interfaces. From Fortune 500 companies to fresh and new startups, we help our clients design, build, and ship products and services that people love.
Habanero helps organizations realize their potential by bringing their purpose and values to life, creating exceptional employee experiences, and implementing the technology required to transform. Habanero pairs a human-centered design perspective with a deep understanding of enterprise technology to create exceptional experiences for everyone.
POWERSHiFTER is a Vancouver based product studio that strategizes, designs and develops digital products your customers will love. Our products focus on user experience that are the key to winning your customer’s hearts, minds, and brand loyalty.
OXD is an end-to-end design and technology consulting firm. We help complex organizations deliver new and better service experiences by putting people first.
Spatial research+designCommunity Sponsor
Spatial is a Research and Design Consultancy Specializing in Digital Innovation. We use best practices in human-centred design to help our clients explore product ideas, solve problems, and create exceptional digital experiences.
aequilibrium is a digital product design and development studio based in Vancouver. Since 2012, we’ve helped companies create award-winning digital experiences while embracing potential in retail, banking, and health sciences. We enable personalized digital engagement and data-centric approaches to design, build, and run scalable end-to-end solutions for clients across North America.
The Status BureauCommunity Sponsor
The Status Bureau is an SEO + digital marketing shop in Gastown.
realtor.com® is the trusted resource for home buyers, sellers and dreamers. We give consumers the information they need to move confidently throughout their home journey while keeping professionals at the heart of the transaction. It’s our mission to make all things home simple, efficient and enjoyable.
Earls RestaurantsCommunity Sponsor
Earls Restaurants Ltd. is a family-owned operation started by Leroy Earl (Bus) Fuller and his son Stan Fuller in 1982. Earls has since grown to become one of the most successful, family-owned independent restaurant groups in North America with 66 locations across Canada (56) and the US (10).
Tableau SoftwareCommunity Sponsor
Make your data make an impact. Tableau helps the world’s largest organizations unleash the power of their most valuable assets: their data and their people. Tableau helps people see and understand data.
BCAA serves 1 in 3 BC households with industry-leading products including home, auto and travel insurance, roadside assistance, Evo Car Share and full auto maintenance and repair at BCAA’s Auto Service Centres.
LaBarge WeinsteinCommunity Sponsor
LaBarge Weinstein LLP is a business law firm that has been successfully operating for over 20 years. With emphasis on knowledge-based and technology companies, our areas of practice range from corporate finance to tax planning to mergers and acquisitions. Headquartered in Ottawa, we also have offices in Toronto and Vancouver.