Discussion Archive: September 2013

16 Sep 2013 - 10:16am
Janna DeVylder

Only 14 days left to submit to the 2014 Interaction Awards!

Submissions close on 30 September, 2013 for the Interaction Awards - that gives you 14 days to pull together your amazing submission and share your story!

Enter now!  Choose a category and tell us why your project has made an impact for the people you've designed for.

16 Sep 2013 - 3:30am

Interaction14 update -- Three more inspiring keynotes

We are honored to announce that Peter Greenaway, Daniel Rosenberg and Irene Au will be keynote speakers at Interaction14. Their insights, stories and experiences will entertain and inspire you.

Three more inspiring keynotes

Peter Greenaway - Peter has made 12 feature films and 50 short-films and documentaries, published books, written opera librettos and made exhibitions for several renowned art museums in Europe. His storytelling experience will highlight issues similar to those that keep interaction designers busy.

10 Sep 2013 - 11:50am
3 years ago
4 replies

What are the details on contract IxD/UX work? (does it even exist)

While I was at an internship over the summer, a client recommended that I start seeking contract work while I finish up my MFA. (as opposed to my previous plan of taking a bunch of internships to learn different skills.. I'm told more than one internship can make it look like you didn't learn anything or your skills aren't up to par for a real position)

10 Sep 2013 - 2:20am
3 years ago
1 reply

Wizard - Button placement


Need your thoughts on where should we place the wizard buttons like "Next", "Prev" and "Save".

We have seen that there are wizards where the buttons are placed at the bottom, and in some they are placed at the top of the page. I am designing a wizard and need to validate where to place the buttons: at the top of the page or at the bottom.



Tutorial - Design and Prototype for the responsive web (APCHI 2013, Bangalore)

Apologies for cross posting. 

Call for participation in the tutorial for designing and prototyping for the responsive web being conducted at the 11th Aisa-Pacific Computer Human Interaction conference being held in Bangalore, India. 

Crowne Plaza, Electronics City Bangalore: Tuesday, 24th September


Design and Prototyping for the responsive web

Sketch.Design.Prototype - The responsive way

5 Sep 2013 - 9:19am
3 years ago
2 replies
Janna DeVylder

The 2014 Interaction Awards are open for submission until 30 September!

We've found some wiggle room in the schedule and are happy to extend the deadline for submission from the 15th to the 30th of September.

Enter now!  

In its third year, the Interaction Awards are a way for IxDA and the industry to celebrate great work in Interaction Design, and gives us all examples to hold up and consider moving forward.

The entry is easy. You can read all about the rules, but here are the basics:

4 Sep 2013 - 4:29pm

Saturday UX Class in Westchester County NY and it's accesible by Metro-North

I am going to be teaching a intro to UX class at the Center for Digital Arts at Westchester Community College. If you would like to attend please feel free to check it out "NEW! Quick Start to User Experience Design in 24 Hours and you CAN take the metro-north to the Peekskill station and a $5 cab ride to the school or short hike.

Rodrigo Sanchez

NYCUXPA Presents: Getting to Know the "Newly Mobile Senior Set" Tues 9/17 with Tammy Sachs

17 Sept 2013
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Thomson Hall @ Thomson Reuters
195 Broadway (btw Fulton St. & Dey St.), 4th floor
New York, NY 10007

70 is the new 40! …and with over 40 million strong, this “NEWLY MOBILE SENIOR SET” want to live out their last quarter to its fullest.