This was the question the IxDA Board of Directors began with as we gathered this past weekend for our annual retreat. It was an important place to start for two reasons: Clarification of what we are, and even more importantly what we are not; and reminding ourselves why we are a part of IxDA.
1. Clarification of what we are, and even more importantly what we are not
This is a quick update on the ongoing IxDA.org and mailing list issues. For those that missed the board blog post (most of you) there is now an issue tracker at tracker.ixda.org. You can view all the issues, features, and other stuff we're working on there. If you have an issue or feature request to submit please use the Get Satisfaction "Feedback" tab on the side of the site.
Next week I will be flying to Munich to represent IxDA on a panel at UPA’s
annual conference. The title of the panel is “The future of the UX
field and how leading UX organizations interact”. Steve Baty, IxDA's VP, will also be on
the panel, representing the UX Book Club. Here’s the list of confirmed panelists: