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About


 
 

Jess Myra

Designer @ Twitter

 

A Canadian designer in San Francisco, currently at Twitter. Previous work across digital and tangible interactions include Samsung, Honda, EA Sports, and other top auto, medical, and financial providers that shall remain nameless. Holds one Master’s of Interaction Design from Umeå, Sweden. 

 

PREVIOUSLY

Senior Experience Designer
R/GA, New York

Interaction Design Intern
IDEO, Boston

Interaction Designer
CEA-Leti, France

Visual Designer
Atiigo Media, The Arctic

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Publications


Publications


PUBLICATIONS & MEDIA

2014, March
Shortlisted, Digital Legacy Everlasting
SXSW, USA

2013, June 3rd
Presenter, The Future of Our Digital Selves
TEDx, Iceland

2013, May 31st
Presenter, Memorality: The Future of Our Digital Selves
UID Design Talks, Sweden

2013, April 8th-10th
Presenter, The Future of Our Digital Selves
SIDeR Conference, Denmark

2011, October 5-8th
Smart Home User Interface
Experimenta, France

2011, April 15th
Presenter, Assistive Mobile Devices
SIDeR Conference, Denmark

2009, December 8th
National TV Broadcast, Empathy Suit Project
The Mechanics of Aging, PBS USA

2008, Vol 23 #5
Branding Research Campaign
National Distribution, Applied Arts Magazine Canada

2007, October 24th
Presenter, Empathy Suit Project
Tools for Life Conference, Canada

2006, April 4th
TV Broadcast, Temporary Emergency Shelter
The Noon Show, Global TV Canada

 

Toolset


Toolset


TOOLSET

Language Skills
Native English
Basic French
Basic Japanese
Beginner Swedish

Software & Hardware Skills
Sketch
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Indesign
Adobe Flash
Adobe After Effects
Adobe Premier Pro
HTML/CSS
Arduino
Phidgets
Processing

 

 

 

 

Education

Master's of Interaction Design
Umeå Institute of Design, Sweden, '13

Bachelor of Design
NSCAD Univeristy, Canada, '08

Bachelor of Science (incomplete)
Dalhousie University, Canada, '04