Ben Holliday


Ben Holliday - photo from NUX3 conference
Speaking at the NUX3 Conference, Manchester UK (October 2014)

You can contact me using email or Twitter (DMs open) if you would like me to speak at a future event.

Public Talks and Workshops

Agile on the Beach 2022

8 July 2022

Talk: Multiplied by Design

Digital Leaders Week 2022

24 June 2022

Bookclub: Multiplied Q&A session

UCD Gathering 2022

8 June 2022

Keynote: Multiplied by Design

Multiplied virtual book launch

11 April 2022

Talk and Q&A (recording of event available through the link above)

Digital Leaders: Public Insights Week

10 March 2022

Talk: Multiplied – How digital transformation can deliver more impact for the public sector

UX Redgate Meetup

15 September 2021, Cambridge UK (remote meetup)

Talk: Asking Design Questions

GovTech Baltic Leaders 2021

9 September 2021 (remote conference)

Panel: Beyond digital: Human Public Services, hosted by Misha Kaur.

UX Bristol 2021

16 July 2021, Bristol UK (remote conference)

Talk: Asking Design Questions | video/recording | slidedeck

Service Design North (GDS Services Week 2020)

2 Feb 2020, Newcastle UK

Talk: 2020, are we there yet? | Blog post about the talk

Create Leicester 2019

24 Oct 2019, Leicester UK

Talk: A Design State of Mind | slidedeck

UX Insider Bitesize Bournemouth

30 Sept 2019, Bournemouth UK

Talk: Seniority in Design

ZebraLabs: A conversation about collaboration

11 Sept 2019, London UK

Panel session/discussion.

UX in the City 2019, Manchester

14-15 Mar 2019, Manchester UK

Talk: Seniority in Design

Cambridge Usability Group (meet up)

16 Jan 2019, Cambridge UK

Create Leicester (meet up)

19 Jan 2018, Leicester UK

Talk: A designer’s response to the digital age | slidedeck

London Design Week: The cross-government design meeting 22

Oct 2017, Design Museum London UK

Panel session/discussion #govdesign

Digital Leaders Week

20 Jun 2017, Manchester UK

Panel discussion: Citizen Experience, latest ideas and trends

Design Exchange

14 Jun 2017, Nottingham UK

Design is a good idea | slidedeck

Future Sync 2017

9 Jun 2017, Plymouth UK

User Experience beyond software design | slidedeck

UX London 2017

24-26 May 2017, London UK

Workshop: Leading Service Design (with Kate Tarling) | slidedeck

Central Government Business & Technology

9 May 2017, London UK

User Centred Design for Government

Transform 2017

30 Mar 2017, Canberra Australia

Collective small actions. Service Design in Government | slidedeck

The cross-government design meeting 18

10 Feb 2017, London UK

Building a user centred design community | slidedeck #govdesign

Glug Reading

7 Jul 2016, Reading UK

Supersized. Making design work in large organisations | slidedeck

UX Oxford

11 May 2016, Oxford UK

Supersized. Making design work in large organisations | slidedeck

Service Design in Government 2016

9-11 Mar 2016, London UK

Keynote: Adventures in service design and everything else | slidedeck

IT in Housing 2016

10-11 Feb 2016, London UK

Panel session: IT in housing: What CAN the future look like?

Digital Public Services: Designing and Delivering User-Centric Services

12 Nov 2015, Manchester UK

Delivering User Experience for government services

UX Cambridge 2015

9–11 Sep 2015, Cambridge UK

Why design matters | slidedeck

Frontend NE

2 Sep 2015, Newcastle UK

Making. Where design and front end development meet | slidedeck

Camp Digital 2015

9 Jun 2015, MOSI Manchester UK

Why design matters

UX Riga 2015

26 Feb 2014, Riga Latvia

Delivering User Experience for government services


10 Nov 2014, Manchester UK

Designing better user experiences by doing less | slidedeck

CodeFest 2014

14 Aug 2014, Ottawa Ontario Canada

User research not just usability

Euro IA 2013

27 Sep 2013, Edinburgh UK

Small Moments in Big Data

UX Scotland 2013

20 Jun 2013, Edinburgh UK

Making design research and problem seeking part of your process

Refresh Edinburgh 2012

26 Jul 2012, Edinburgh UK

I’m not really here