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Justine Win Cañete

I love solving gnarly problems and designing products that are accessible, straightforward, and beautiful. ✨
Creating since 2015
Gusto
Staff Product Designer
June 2022-Present
Symph
Design Consultant
Dec 2021-Present
Shopify
Sr. Product Designer
Oct 2019-Apr 2022
UBX Philippines
Product Designer and Lead
Feb-Aug 2019
Talented App
User Experience Designer
Feb-Nov 2018
Symph
UI/UX Designer and Developer
Aug 2015-Apr 2018
Crash course : Web Accessibility
What if there’s a practical and guided way for anyone to get started? If you’re like me and you just want to know what you needed to know, then this crash course is for you.
PUBLISHED ON JULY 2022
Shopify : Payment terms
Design challenges around payment terms, deferred payments, and B2B.
PROJECT TIMELINE: AUG'20-MAR'21 | ROLE: PRODUCT DESIGNER & UX LEAD | PLATFORM: WEB & MOBILE
Shopify : Store Ownership Transfer
How the re-design of the store ownership transfer workflow focused on immediate user value, and still scales gracefully.
UX TIMELINE: MAR-MAY'20 | ROLE: UX LEAD | PLATFORM: WEB 
Kalibrr : A job search for fresh grads
A design challenge to create a mobile app that helps fresh graduates find jobs.
2019 CONCEPTUAL WORK | PLATFORM: MOBILE

Musings & writings

75,000+ views • 30,000+ reads • 840 followers
Visit Medium
How I use FigJam to track my career growth
A designer’s tool to document their progress and learning
Disabled buttons don’t have to suck
Three alternative solutions other than just disabling buttons
A 4-step process for testing the accessibility of your designs
An approachable guide to doing an accessibility audit using a screen reader
Making Note-taking Easier During A Usability Test
A neat way to organize observations and weed out unrelated ones
The real secret how I grow fast
Stories of how I got from point A to the point where I’m at now
Life anthem
Maybe it’s not my weekend,
but it’s gonna be my year.
Weightless, All Time Low

Talks & workshops

Recent

Accessibility in Design and Inclusivity in Research
Speaker • UX Salon Halifax • Aug 29
UX Mentorship
Mentor • Aug-Present
Introduction to UI/UX
Speaker • Developer Students Club FEU • Feb 11
Fireside chat about design
Guest • Rice People Podcast • Jul 28

Before 2021

UX from Ground Up
Speaker • Developer Students Club CPU • Sep 26, 2020
Approaching Design as a Developer
Speaker • Colombo JS • Jul 11, 2020
Roots Podcast: The Gritty Designer
Guest • Roots Podcast • Sep 2019
How Can You Evolve in your UX Design Career?
Panelist • UX+ Conference Roundtable • Sep 12, 2020
UI UX Practices
Speaker •  GDG Bacolod • Nov 24, 2018
Basics of UI
Facilitator • Sep 15, 2018
Design Sprint for college students
Facilitator • Sep 12, 2018
Wireframing
Speaker • ISAT • Sep 7, 2018
Design Sprint for kids
Facilitator • Jul 6, 2018
Prototyping
Speaker • CebuXD UX Bootcamp • Mar 17, 2018
Startup Weekend Cebu Youth
Organizer • Feb 16-18, 2018
Atomic Design
Speaker • Drupal Camp • Nov 25, 2017
Wireframing
Speaker • Women Techmakers Cebu • Apr 7, 2018
Design Sprint
Facilitator • DevFest GDayXCebu • Nov 18, 2017
2-hr Sprint for Busy Stakeholders
Speaker • Mini FFC Cebu • Nov 6, 2017
Startup Weekend Bohol Youth
Participant (champion) • Oct 1, 2017
Startup Weekend Iloilo Enterprise
Mentor • Jul 21-23, 2017
Sprint Workshop
Mentor • GDG Cebu • Jun 30, 2017
UXPH 2017
Participant • May 21, 2017
Design Sprint Workshop
Facilitator • UXDCebu • 2017
UI UX Design Workshop
Speaker • 2017
Design
Mentor • GDG Cebu • Jun 30, 2017
Tech Ladies Cebu Meetup
Organizer • Women in Tech • 2017
Material Design
Speaker • Google I/O Extended • 2016
A Designer's Life
Speaker • Women Techmakers Davao • 2016
Early Mistakes of a Designer
Speaker • Women Techmakers Cebu • 2016
How to Vexel Art
Facilitator • 2015
Struggles of a Fresh Grad
Organizer & Speaker • Pechakucha Iloilo • 2015
Ten Outstanding Students of PH
Regional Awardee (Top 10) • Western Visayas • 2015
Ten Outstanding Students of Iloilo
Finalist • Iloilo • 2015
Google Student Ambassador
Ambassador • Southeast Asia • 2014
Lacsonian Information Technology Society
President • JBLFMU- Molo • 2014
Model Student
Ambassador • Southeast Asia • 2014
Bayer Young Environmental Envoy
PH Representative • Germany Expo • 2013
Bayer Young Environmental Envoy
National Winner • BYEE • 2013