Ecaterina Moraru


Main focus: Open Source Design

Twitter handle: @evalica

Website/blog: http://risherry.ro/

Languages: English, Romanian

City: Iasi

Country: Romania

Topics: xwiki, design, frontend, usability, ux, open source, web development, html5, css, interaction design, open design, css3, open source design

Bio:

Ecaterina is an open source core committer, designing and developing for XWiki (xwiki.org), which is a generic platform for developing collaborative applications. Since 2008, she has been working as Interaction Designer, improving the design process and solving problems from both a technical and a functional perspective.

She is also part of the Open Source Design community (opensourcedesign.net) since the beginning, in 2015. With this group she helps organize the "Open Source Design" Devroom at FOSDEM.

Examples of previous talks / appearances:

Panel: Open Source Design

OPEN UP SUMMIT, Remote, Sep 2020

This talk is in: English
UI/UX Tips & Tricks for developers

FOSDEM, Brussels, Belgium, Feb 2020

This talk is in: English
UI/UX Tips & Tricks for developers

APACHECON EU, Berlin, Germany, Oct 2019
https://aceu19.apachecon.com/session/uiux-tips-tricks-developers
https://www.slideshare.net/valicac/uiux-tips-tricks-for-developers

This talk is in: English
CSS Grid vs. Flexbox

ISCSS, Iaşi, Romania, Jul 2019
https://www.slideshare.net/valicac/css-grid-vs-flexbox

This talk is in: Romanian
Panel: Women in IT — the difference we can make

TECH WOMEN SUMMIT, Chişinãu, Rep. Moldova, Apr 2019
https://www.tekwill.md/news/meet-tech-women-summit-speaker-ecaterina-moraru
See -26:02 minute of the video.

This talk is in: English
Designing in the open

TECH WOMEN SUMMIT, Chişinãu, Rep. Moldova, Apr 2019
https://www.tekwill.md/news/meet-tech-women-summit-speaker-ecaterina-moraru
See -46:04 minute of the video.

This talk is in: Romanian
Panel: Difficulties in having more designers participate in Open Source

FOSDEM, Brussels, Belgium, Feb 2019
https://www.slideshare.net/valicac/difficulties-in-having-more-designers-participate-in-open-source

This talk is in: English
CSS Variables — Native reusable custom properties

ISCSS, Iaşi, Romania, May 2018

This talk is in: English
Icon Themes - Reusable icon variables and mappings for customizable user interfaces

FOSDEM 2018, Brussels, Belgium, Feb 2018
https://fosdem.org/2018/schedule/event/osd_icon_themes/

This talk is in: English
Our Open Source Design collective in 2018 (Group)

FOSDEM 2018, Brussels, Belgium, Feb 2018
https://fosdem.org/2018/schedule/event/osd_our_open_source_design_collective/

This talk is in: English
Expectations from Open Source Designers

FOSSASIA 2017, Singapore, Mar 2017
https://2017.fossasia.org/tracks.html

This talk is in: English
Panel: Design feedback in Open Source

FOSDEM 2017, Brussels, Belgium, Feb 2017
https://fosdem.org/2017/schedule/event/osd_giving_and_receiving_design_feedback/

This talk is in: English
Success Stories from the OSD community

FOSDEM 2017, Brussels, Belgium, Feb 2017
https://fosdem.org/2017/schedule/event/osd_success_stories/

This talk is in: English
Designer's compromises in Open Source

FOSDEM 2016, Brussels, Belgium, Jan 2016

This talk is in: English
Design Process in an Open Community

Design Jam, Iaşi, Romania, Oct 2014

This talk is in: English
Evolution of CSS

Winter Web Workshop, Iaşi, Romania, Dec 2013

This talk is in: English