[EVENT] IxDA D.C. Face2Face Nov. 11: "Don't Make Me Drink" w/ Krug&Rosenfeld

9 Nov 2008 - 8:16am
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[EVENT] IxDA D.C. Face2Face Nov. 11: "Don't Make Me Drink"

With Lou Rosenfeld (Polar Bear book) and Steve Krug (Don't Make Me Think).

IxDA is holding a social Face2Face on November 11, 2008 from 5:30 - 8:00pm

Lou and Steve are coming to D.C. for 2 fantastic workshops on November 11th
and 12th, and while they are here, we are happy to host a Face2Face to get
together, talk User Experience, Interaction Design and Usability. IxDA D.C.
has a full calendar this fall leading all the way up into the New Years so
stop in and get the deal. For those that haven't - I highly recommend
registering for the workshops - it's not everyday that leaders in our field
come to this town, and you don't want to miss it.

Mackey's Pub
1823 L St NW
Washington, DC 20036
(202) 331-7667

RSVP: Please indicate your interest by going to the IxDA D.C. website.

Lou Rosenfeld's "Site Search Analytics for a Better User Experience"
workshop Washington, DC: November 11, 2008 (early bird deadline October 17)
In this day-long workshop, Lou Rosenfeld-"co-author of Information
Architecture for the World Wide Web and the forthcoming Search Analytics for
your Site: Conversations with your customers-will combine lecture,
discussion, and extensive hands-on exercises to cover the basics of site
search analytics. He'll show you how spending even an hour a week analyzing
your search queries can help tune and improve your site's content,
navigation, metadata, and search performance, and expose new opportunities
for improving your business strategy.

Steve Krug's "Discount Usability Testing" workshop Washington, DC: November
12, 2008 (early bird deadline October 17)
http://www.sensible.com/workshops.htmlIn In this day-long session, Steve
Krug—author of Don't Make Me Think!—will teach you how to do your own
low-cost/no-cost testing that's simple enough to make it a routine part of
your design process. He'll provide a complete explanation of his simple,
fast, and inexpensive approach to testing, demonstrated through two live
usability tests on attendees' sites. You'll have a chance to practice
conducting a test on your own site, learning from Steve's advice on how to
interpret your findings and decide what changes to make.

Lou and Steve are offering $100 discount for IxD members - you will need to
check their website for details.

~ will

"Where you innovate, how you innovate,
and what you innovate are design problems"

Will Evans | User Experience Architect
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