Wahid bin Ahsan

March 5, 2015

Wahid bin Ahsan is the front runner in  User Experience (UX) in Bangladesh. He is specialized in Human-centered design, user research, user interface design, visual design, usability evaluation, ISO 9241 (ergonomics of human-computer interaction), accessibility standards compliance, ISO/IEC 40500:2012, Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG), Disability Discrimination Act (DDA), Section 508 Rehabilitation Act (USA), Disability Rights and Protection Act (Bangladesh) consultant, user experience architect, user researcher, educator, and speaker. He founded UX Saturday with Wahid and co-founded User Study & Experience Research Hub (Userhub).

Wahid introduced UX to Bangladeshi students and professionals community in 2011. Till now, he has conducted UX training for more than 3000 students and professionals in Bangladesh. He also he carried out UX Training Workshops for Computer Science Students in Khulna University of Engineering & Technology, Institute of Information Technology, University of Dhaka, American International University-Bangladesh, BRAC University, Begum Rokeya University – Rangpur, Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology – Gazipur.

The Information & Communication Technology Division, Ministry of Posts, Telecommunications and Information Technology appointed Wahid bin Ahsan as the Honorable Jury panel member of the selection committee for National Mobile Apps Award 2015 program. Wahid contributed to National Mobile Hackathon 2014 as Judge and Mentor. He has given UX training to the participants of EATL-Prothom Alo Apps Contest – 2015 in Bootcamp. He was also member of the honorable Jury Board for that competition.

Wahid believes, a successful design adds value to its users’ life.