Participants provided a number of great feedback points for the event itself, as well as to the montors who volunteered their time.
Guidance on how best to present one's UX experience in a portfolio is hard to find; the feedback from my "workshop partner" was invaluable, as it's based on his actual experience.
[She] gave me so many invaluable tips on how to structure a professional research portfolio. As a UX design student, I found it enormously helpful.
[He] has an extensive design background and does not hesitate to shares genuine, constructive critique and direction of the UX design business.
Receiving critical feedback from a trusted source. I saw A.G. speak at the meet-up on facilitation and knew I was in good hands once I was randomly assigned to her.
Getting honest upfront feedback without the pressure of trying to hire for a job was great.