I remember this topic being broached previously, but it didn't quite hit
Saying that, something may well have come online since that discussion.
I'm responsible for the IxD training plan in my area, but am finding it
difficult to get creative. My own training until now has been largely
reading, practical experience and a dollop of 'self teaching' thrown in.
Whilst I've been lucky enough to attend a couple of conferences, I've never
managed to spot any formal quals (bar the obvious degree/postgrad stuff).
Are there any formal qualifications/certs that are becoming available to
Hi folks - I am looking for a Design Communicator /Evangelist with ID
and VisDe background to work on the Platform Design team here at
Yahoo! We are responsible for capturing and documenting standards,
best practices in interaction design and the brand as it applies to
the online products. The Evnagelist / Design Communicator will write
and help champion the value of best practices and standards. Full
Please respond to the email at the end of this message and not to me
directly - although I can answer questions since the position is for
The Interaction Design Group (IxDG) is pleased to announce the soft launch
of our Web site today, at http://www.ixdg.org. Thanks so much to all the
wonderful volunteers on the Web Design and Development team and the
Publications and Communications team who worked so hard creating our site.
We hope that you will visit the site during our soft launch this week and
let us know what you think. If you want to provide feedback or report a bug,
please click "Contact Us" and use our Web form to do so.