Our partners.

We’re lucky to have an incredible group of sponsors helping to make this conference and amazing experience for everyone. To find more information about each sponsor and why they’re getting involved in UXRConf, read on below.

P.s. while we’re all full up on sponsors for 2019, fill out this form to be notified about sponsorship opportunities for UXRConf 2020

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Presenting partner.

This year, we’re partnering with our Platinum sponsor Airbnb to present #UXRConf.

The Airbnb team are great supporters of the research community and share our vision of a world where UX research is essential. They’re home to a growing team of researchers and research leaders.


Bringing together all of the new, events and resources available for Toronto entrepreneurs, StartUp HERE Toronto provides the backbone for Toronto's innovation community.

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Lookback is helping thousands of companies research better, together. We let you conduct remote and in-person research on both mobile and desktop, take timestamped notes, and invite your team to observe and chat in real-time.

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Mailchimp is an all-in-one marketing platform for growing businesses. Their UX research team empowers all areas of the business with customer insights to make data-informed decisions.

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Shopify is a commerce platform that helps entrepreneurs around the world start, grow, and manage their businesses.

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TWG is a full-service software company built on our ability to reimagine how to design and develop software so that startup and enterprise companies we work with can achieve their goals.

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Exceptional experiences come from putting people at the centre of everything we do. At Akendi research and design are informed by our Experience Thinking™ framework, our beacon to create remarkable user experiences for products and services.

Moreover, we share our passion and expertise with the world through our user experience certification program taught by Akendi’s seasoned professionals.

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UX research recruiting, scheduling, incentives, participant database management, intercepts and more.

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FreshBooks is on an ambitious mission to reshape the world for small business owners and their teams. Known for extraordinary product and customer experiences and based in Toronto, Canada, FreshBooks serves paying customers in over 120 countries.

We're building a global tech company here in Toronto and we're always on the hunt for ambitious, talented, motivated individuals to join our team.

Check out our open positions and learn more about our story

Education is the story of knowledge. At Humber College, we believe in creating experiences for our learners. We pride ourselves on connecting theory with practice and leveraging our industry connections to bring a unique perspective to the classroom. Humber encourages learners to craft their own story and is committed to research and meeting the needs of real people.

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The financial industry wasn’t designed to be fair. Wealthfront is leveling the playing field, because everyone deserves an equal chance to succeed. We’re democratizing access to sophisticated financial planning and investment products, and we’re here because more people across the economic spectrum deserve to live secure and rewarding lives.

Our team is incredibly excited to attend the 2019 UX Research Conference for the first time! We’re looking forward to making new friends, getting inspired and sharing our experiences working as researchers and designers at Wealthfront.

If you’d like to hear more about what we’re up to, check out our careers page (we’re hiring!), follow us on Twitter, and be on the lookout for opportunities to connect with us at the conference!

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Finaeo is a insurance-tech startup in Toronto building the digital fabric to power the individual life and health insurance industry

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