Best UX Design conferences to Attend in 2022

Last Updated on May 31, 2022 by UTR Conf Staff

User experience research is a burgeoning discipline with the potential to influence technology and goods and the opportunity to work on intriguing projects. Since most people are familiar with what UX is and how it works as applied science, in this article, I’d like to cover all of the finest UX design conferences that people should attend in 2022.

So, without further ado, let us get started on the subject.

Best UX Research conferences to Attend

Top UX Design Conferences to attend:


Conference NameDate and VenueAbout the ConferenceWhy should you attend it?Register/Tickets
QRCA Virtual Summit16-18th May,
San Diego
 The Virtual Summit is a web-based summit open to all association members.The virtual summit will cover a wide range of qualitative research (and other) subjects, including qualitative research, mixed methods research, qualitative data analysis, and assessments.Click here to register.
 UX360 Research Summit8-9th February,
Virtual
A summit is a two-day event devoted to user experience professionals.The summit’s purpose is to provide the most recent user experience research, insights, and trends to provide UX professionals with the knowledge, wisdom, and tools they need to become outstanding UX practitioners.
Click here to register.
Advancing Research 9-11th March,
Virtual
AR is an international scientific conference that aims to bring together researchers and practitioners from various scientific fields to exchange ideas.. The conference will bring together top academics worldwide to debate recent research and breakthroughs in science and technology.
Click here to register.
Design Research16-18th March,
Virtual
Design Research is a group of research methodologies that improve a product or service’s user experience.The goal of Design Research 2022 is to enable people who work in design or research to understand how to collaborate more successfully.Click here to register.
CHI22 (web exclusive)13-14th April,
Virtual
It is an annual conference devoted to designing, evaluating, and implementing interactive computing systems for human use and studying significant phenomena surrounding them.
The ultimate goal is to use interactive digital technology to improve the world.
Click here to register.
CHI22 (entire conference)30th April – 6th May,
New Orleans, LA
The ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems is the premier international conference of Human-Computer Interaction.It brings together researchers and practitioners from all over the world and from diverse cultural backgrounds.Click here to register.
 #gamesUR Summit19-20th May,
Saltlake, USA
The #gamesUR Summit is an annual gathering of specialists that discuss the future of game user experience.It is geared to professional game developers, user experience researchers, designers, and anybody interested in games research and user experience.
Click here to register.
UXinsight Festival 30th May – 1st June,
Europe
The UXinsight Festival is a significant European user experience research conference.
UXinsight Festival will include a series of practical workshops and a UX exhibition, where you can see the latest tools and services in action, in addition to many fantastic lectures.
Click here to register.
UXPA International 21-23rd June,
San Diego, CA
UXPA International is the world’s superior user experience (UX) professional organization. UXPA International 2022 features three days of inspiring presentations, a full day of workshops, and hands-on pre-conference courses and demos.
Click here to register
 UX London 8-9th September,
London
The UX London conference series is a gathering of user researchers.It brings together user researchers worldwide in a friendly and stimulating environment to discuss their experiences.Click here to register
 Uxcon Vienna15-16th September,
San Diego, CA
The International Conference for UX Design, User Research, and Information Architecture is UXCON Vienna.
The conference provides an ideal setting for discussion, inspiration, learning, and networking.
Click here to register.
UX New Zealand 16-18th February,
Wellington, New Zealand
The annual conference is for user experience designers, researchers, and enthusiasts are UX New Zealand 2022. The conference is your chance to hear from some of the best and brightest in the fields of user experience, research, and design, whether you’re new to UX or a seasoned veteran.Click here to register
 UX Live Conference 24-25th February,
Virtual
The UX Live Conference 2022 is a two-day virtual conference that will explore the craft of user experience and its expanding influence.
 The UX research methodology, UX design insights, UX trends, and the influence of UX on business will be discussed during the conference.
Click here to register.
 Experience Design 28th February – 2nd March,
Colorado, USA
The conference brings together prominent firms, brands, and organizations from across the world to discuss the future of experience design.
There will be speakers and sponsors who are enthusiastic about the future of experience design.Click here to register.
 Interaction 2-4th March,
Virtual
Interaction 22 is an international conference that brings together a diverse collection of practitioners, artists, scholars, and critics to share their knowledge, perspectives, and ideas.
It brings together top industry experts from all around the world to share their expertise.Click here to register.
UX Copenhagen 28-29th March,
Virtual
UX Copenhagen 2022 is a user experience-focused online conference. The UX Copenhagen community is hosting the Event.The event will include a combination of speakers, seminars, and networking opportunities.Click here to register
Design Thinking 4-6th April,
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Design Thinking 2022 is one of the most important conferences for professionals in design, customer experience (CX), and user experience (UX).
The conference brings together a community to acknowledge the personal and professional challenges users have faced.Click here to register.
 UXistanbul 11-12th April,
Virtual
UXistanbul is an international congress on User Experience Design and Usability that will take place in Istanbul, Turkey, for the first time in April 2022.It will serve as a meeting place for designers, developers, and business owners to exchange ideas and learn from one another.Click here to register.
 Information Architecture Conference 18-23rd April,
Virtual
IAC22 is a two-day conference dedicated to all aspects of information architecture. It’s a place for information architects to study, network, and share their knowledge.It’s a location where you may go to talks, workshops, and case studies and provide presentations.Click here to register.
UX Healthcare London20-22nd April,
Virtual
It’s a salute to a field that’s leading the way in improving healthcare outcomes.The conference will provide the most cutting-edge thinking in the multibillion-pound healthcare industry, allowing delegates to learn from some of the top brains in UX, innovation, and digital health.Click here to register.
 Confab9-12th May,
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Confab is the content strategy community’s flagship annual gathering.Confab gives you the chance to immerse yourself in the practice of content planning, whether you’re a novice or a seasoned pro.
Click here to register.
UXLx: User Experience Lisbon 24-27th May,
Lisbon, Portugal
UXLx is a multi-day event that brings designers, front-end developers, and other professionals interested in designing and developing user-centered websites, mobile apps, and other products.A user experience celebration, focusing on design and user experience.Click here to register.
 Design at Scale8-10th June,
Virtual
Design at Scale 2022 is a series of open discussions about design’s future. It is an opportunity for designers, developers, and business experts to communicate and envision their visions for the future of design.
Click here to register.
UX Australia 16-18th March,
Virtual
The conference’s focus is on professional development and the future of design.The Event provides designers and other design community members a chance to network and share knowledge and ideas to help Australia’s design sector develop.
Click here to register.
UXCon Vienna 15-16th September,
Wein, Austria
UXCon Vienna 2022 is a conference gathering people who are interested in the field of UX Research and UX Design.Focuses on understanding user behaviors, guiding the successful design, and inspiring attendees to create efficient, usable products and matter to people.
Click here to register.
World Usability Congress 12-13th October,
Virtual
The conference has meaningful interactions in a venue filled with knowledge from international UX professionals.You get to spend a day with experts and learn from the workshops conducted by them.Click here to register.
 Interact London 13th October,
London, United Kingdom
Interact London 2022 is a leading design conference that explores the roles that digital design, user experience, artificial intelligence, strategy, and everything in between play in today’s society.Get to learn from some of the most accomplished thinkers and practitioners in their fields.Click here to register.
 UX Brighton: UX and Product Management4th November,
Brighton, England, United Kingdom
UX Brighton 2022 is a one-day conference focused on the link between product management and user experience design.Product management, UX, research, and design professionals will unite to see what we can learn from one another.Click here to register.
Accessible Front-End Patterns Masterclass20th January – 3rd February,
New York and Online
They’ll give a quick review of digital accessibility before walking through the process of designing and developing accessible front-end components in this workshop.Using live demos, focus on accessibility best practices/guidelines, testing tools and procedures, and relevant assistive technology (AT) devices at each stage of the product development lifecycle.Click here to register.
 TEI: 16th International Conference on Tangible, Embedded, and Embodied Interaction13th – 16th February,
Virtual
TEI 2022 is the 16th annual conference dedicated to presenting the latest tangible, embedded, and embodied interaction results. It brings together researchers, engineering, interaction design, computer science, product design, media studies, and the arts.Click here to register.
 New Adventures In Front-End3-17th February,
Virtual
In this workshop, Vitaly Friedman, co-founder of Smashing Magazine and front-end/UX consultant, will be looking into the state of front-end in 2022new challenges and opportunities, and how we can utilize those unique shiny web technologies.Click here to register.
Designing For Complex UI Workshop6-7th April,
Virtual
This workshop delves into how to solve complicated design problems in depth.Case examples to demonstrate how design thinking is applied to real-world challenges.Click here to register.
 Experience Design 28th February – 2nd March,
Denver, Colorado, USA
The annual summit of the Experience Design Association is called Experience Design 2022The conference brings together prominent firms, brands, and organizations from across the world to discuss the future of experience design.
Click here to register.
 Ethical Design Masterclass1-15th March,
Virtual
The workshop offers the opportunity to work with your ethical design challenge.The workshop will scope a homework case for those who desire to work practically with ethical design between the workshop days.
Click here to register.
Interaction 28th February – 5th March,
Virtual
The conference emphasizes the significance of connection, collaboration, and community via sharing experiences.Get to know about what gathering together can create about UX design.Click here to register.
Architecting Design Systems8-16th April,
Virtual
This workshop exposes you to the essential foundations of this program — the kinds of features, tools, people, and practices involved — to equip you with techniques and activities to harden, spread, and sustain a system yourself.
They will cover those fundamentals over these days, from visual style and UI component design to technical and collaborative methods that allow designers and engineers to collaborate to build a solid, high-quality system.Click here to register.
 SXSW 11-20th March,
Austin, Texas
From March 11-20, experience unparalleled discovery, learning, professional development, and networking with creatives from around the world.The Event features Conference sessions, Film Festival screenings, Music Festival showcases, world-class Exhibitions, networking opportunities, competitions, awards ceremonies, and much more.
Click here to register.
SmashingConf SF 20-23rd June,
Fort Mason Centre
The conference is aimed solely at front-end web developers and designers.Have a good range of topics, varying from Figma to Web Performance and from SVG Animation to CSS Custom PropertiesClick here to register.
UX Australia16–18 March,
Virtual
This conference can connect with a global audience to share inspiration, insights, knowledge, and experiences.Take away new skills and insights to apply in your dream organization.
Click here to register.
Annual Conference On Intelligent User Interface22-25th March,
Virtual
The ACM IUI (Annual Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces) is the leading research conference on intelligent user interfaces.
The ACM IUI is notable for distributing research that blends computational innovation, creative interaction design, and empirical evidence that the final solution is helpful to people.
Click here to register.
 UXDX USA Conference 24 – 26 May, New York, and VirtualThe UXDX USA Conference is a cross-disciplinary learning event for anyone interested in learning more about User Experience Design, whether they work in design, business, or technology.
The conference is an excellent opportunity to learn about UX design methods, debate case studies, and network with other professionals.
Click here to register.
 Design Thinking4-6th April,
Chicago, IL
It’s a conference that will help you think about creative problem solving and approach innovative, user-centered design in new ways.Exploration of new ideas by gaining a thorough understanding of the peopleClick here to register.
University of Illinois Web Conference
6-8th April,
Online
It will be a three-day event for web designers, developers, social media marketers, content managers, and other web professionals working in higher education and elsewhere.
Through in-depth talks, workshops, and hands-on activities, conference attendees will be able to share ideas, solve problems, and create connections.
Click here to register.
Creative South 7-9th April,
Columbus, Ga
Creative South is a global event and conference that brings together designers, inventors, and creatives from all over the world.It is a jam-packed schedule of events, including panel discussions, workshops, networking opportunities, and plenty of freebies.
Click here to register.
 Health Experience Design Conference 11 & 12th April,
Boston, MA
The 2022 Health Experience Design Conference is a one-of-a-kind event for healthcare professionals and innovators. With a focus on moving healthcare away from disease treatment and toward well-being, It’s a two-day event that gives guests the chance to meet new people, share ideas, and learn from industry experts.
Click here to register.
 Ergonomics & Human Factors 11-12th
April,
Virtual
 Ergonomics & Human Factors 2022 is a two-day conference held in the Netherlands twice a year. The newest discoveries and trends in Ergonomics and Human Factors are discussed today. 
Experts in ergonomics and human factors share their knowledge with the audience.
Click here to register.
 An Event Apart Seattle18-20th April,
Virtual
An Event Apart is a multi-day design conference focused on web design, user experience, and future web. They are dedicated to providing you with the most significant Event possible for UX design.
Click here to register.
Creating and Maintaining Successful Design Systems 12th January,
Virtual
The conference emphasizes collecting reusable components, patterns, and interactions to build websites and apps.
Learn about the open-source libraries and tools that can assist you along the way.
Click here to register.

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The TypeScript Masterclass19th April – 3rd May
Virtual
TypeScript is a typed JavaScript superset that compiles to plain JavaScript. Microsoft created TypeScript, and the community now maintains it.
Gather information on how to use TypeScript to build a large-scale application in this workshopClick here to register.
Data Visualization Masterclass14 – 15th March,
Virtual
The online training event focuses on UX designs in advanced data visualization.Advanced data visualization approaches are covered in this course, which can produce intelligent visual representations.Click here to register.
HOW Design Live22 – 24th May,
Boston
How Design Live is a conference for people who are passionate about design and want to learn more about itDesigners, educators, students, and company owners gather here to network, discuss and learn.
Click here to register.
 From Business to Buttons
13th May,
Stockholm, Sweden.
From Business to Buttons is Scandinavia’s leading User Experience and Service Design conference.It’s a gathering place for anyone looking for ideas and practical guidance on generating commercial value through exceptional user experiences.Click here to register.
ACE! 5-7th March,
San Diego
The Advanced Computer Entertainment event is the gaming industry’s biggest reunion, and we’re making it even better.The conference brings together a global community of educators, researchers, technologists, and business leaders to collaborate explore meaningful and long-term solutions to some of higher education’s most pressing concerns.
Click here to register.
UXLx User Experience Lisbon24-27th May,
Portugal
UX Lisbon is the world’s largest user experience conference, featuring four days of rigorous UX training, engaging speakers, and networking opportunities.
The goal is to bring together a varied group of people interested in learning about the latest trends and best practices in user experience design.Click here to register.
UX & PM Case Study Conference6-8th April,
Salt Lake City, Utah.
The UX & PM Case Study Conference brings together the top case studies, practitioners, and leaders from the fields of UX. Attendees present their case studies for feedback; the annual Event attracts UX and PM professionals worldwide.
Click here to register.
 UX insight 30th May to 1st June,
Europe
The conference brings together practitioners and researchers to exchange and discuss their (both positive and negative) UX research experiences.
The majority of the guests were senior UX researchers, but UX managers, UX researchers, and UX practitioners attended.Click here to register.
The Holistic Web Conference31st May – 1st June,
Virtual
The Holistic Web Conference is dedicated to user experience, design, and front-end development.
Website testing, user experience, front-end development, and other topics are covered at the conference.Click here to register.
Conference: Design at Scale 8-10th June,
Virtual
The User Experience Professionals Association hosts an international conference called Design at Scale. The conference brings together the best in global design practice and research.The conference condenses the insights that will help designers and researchers navigate uncertainty in the years ahead in this talk.Click here to register.
Pixel Pioneers Bristol25th March,
Virtual
Pixel Pioneers is a series of events that offer world-class advice from the best brains in digital design and front-end development at an affordable price.You’ll be able to attend all of the workshops, meet the speakers, and purchase their books and other swag at Pixel Pioneers.
Click here to register.
UX STRAT Europe13-15th June,
Amsterdam
User Experience Strategists, Researchers, and Designers will gather at UX STRAT for a hybrid conference.
A variety of presenters will share their stories, perspectives, and best practices at the in-person conference.
Click here to register.
 UXDX APAC Conference 22 – 24 June,
Virtual
You will have the opportunity to meet and listen to top experts in the field of UX Design at this conference. You will also have the opportunity to try out the product, which was entirely created and developed by the UXDX APAC Conference attendees in attendance.Click here to register.
SIGGRAPH 8-11 August,
Vancouver, BC, Canada
 SIGGRAPH is the world’s oldest and largest computer graphics conference.
SIGGRAPH brings together an international, interdisciplinary community of practitioners, innovators, educators, and students to explore new ways to tell stories, convey informationClick here to register.
 Beyond tellerrand Berlin 01 – 02 September,
Berlin, Germany
Beyond Tellerrand is a multidisciplinary conference conducted by a non-profit organization. Around 700 people attend the yearly meeting, which serves as a forum to exchange ideas, experiences, visions, and perspectives.UX is a content-driven marketing strategy that reaches out to your target audience through many platforms, and this serves as one.
Click here to register.
UX STRAT, USA12-14th September,
Boulder, CO
UX STRAT brings together seasoned product and design experts from all across the world.This is the ideal environment for learning new skills, being inspired by the finest of the best, and networking with your experienced colleagues in a gorgeous setting.Click here to register.
 The College of Extraordinary Experiences26-30th September,
Czocha Castle, Poland
The College of Extraordinary Experiences is a professional training and development program for product experience designers.Students will be taught to consider the actual and possible experiences of others.
Click here to register.
 Design Matters 28-29th September,
Copenhagen
Design Matters is a global conference that brings together specialists from all over the world to discuss design.The conference is a fantastic opportunity to meet and hear from some of the world’s most prominent designers.
Click here to register.
MobileHCI
28th September – 1st October,
Vancouver, Canada
Every year, MobileHCI is one of the top conferences in Human-Computer Interaction. The conference is a high-profile gathering of academic and industry researchers, developers, and practitioners.
The conference will include human-computer interaction techniques and mobile computing device software approaches.
Click here to register.
An Event Apart Denver10–12th October,
California Street,  Denver
An Event Apart Denver is a three-day conference that focuses on digital design, UX, content, coding, and more.
You must attend An Event Apart if you are a designer, product manager, developer, information architect, or anyone involved in building digital goods or experiences.
Click here to register.
 UXDX EMEA Conference 12 – 14 October,
Royal Dublin Society, Anglesea Rd, Ballsbridge, Dublin
The UX community created UXDX EMEA to provide the most refined learning and networking possibilities.
UXDX EMEA will bring together the world’s most excellent UX practitioners to share and discuss their latest insights, ideas, and approachesClick here to register.
UXConfBR  28th-29th October,
Porto Alegre
UXConf is dedicated to user experience, user interface design, and digital experiences.They will showcase the most recent trends in UX, UI, and digital experiences at this Event, with the goal of teaching and encouraging professionals to advance their skills and careers.Click here to register.
CanUX 3-6th November,
Ottawa, Canada.
CanUX 2022 is Canada’s flagship annual Experience Design event, a four-day exhibition of the best and brightest in the field, with hands-on workshops.They will bring together local and international Experience Designers and leaders from business, government, and academia for this conference.
Click here to register.
UX STRAT Asia1-2nd November,
Singapore
UX STRAT Asia is a two-day conference that brings together some of the region’s and world’s most prominent UX practitioners and strategists.The conference focuses on design strategy, with several lectures concentrating on the APAC area.Click here to register.
An Event Apart San Francisco12-14th December,
San Francisco, CA
An event Apart is a conference series that focuses on web and digital design, user experience and content strategy, programming, and other topics.
The conferences take the shape of a group of specialists in their fields presenting their work to an audience.Click here to register.

Conclusion: Best UX Research conferences to attend in 2022


There is a demand for UX research because many people use the internet every day. UX research is becoming more critical as the world of digitalization expands. Those looking for the most incredible UX design conferences in the country to attend to improve their skills, meet new people, share ideas, and take their business to the next level, now is your chance.
In 2022, attend the most significant UX design conferences and learn from them.

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