[Event] DETAILS: Wed. December 10 -- IxDA NYC's David Malouf and guests discuss "The State of IxD Today" -- hosted by Bloomberg
10 Dec 2008 - 3:13pm
5 years ago
A ping to everyone about tonight's event. This is your last chance to see
Dave Malouf speak in NYC! And for those of you waiting for him to come to
Savannah, Georgia, and for people in other cities, check out the stream
we're setting up here: http://snipurl.com/7qwel [www_ustream_tv]. The show
starts at 7:00pm EST, with
To boot, the setup for tonight's event is going to be off the chain!
Needless to say, the physical experience will be worth weathering the rain,
not to mention the afterparty around the block!
Refreshments start at 6:15pm, and the talk starts at 7:00pm EST (come before
7pm to avoid disappointment!).
> Please join us at a very special December event: > > IxDA co-founder David Malouf and guest colleagues will engage the NYC > community in a discussion of the state of interaction design today. Topics > covered will include General IxD Practice, Sketching and Prototyping, > Education, Richness and Openness, and Defining The Damn Thing. David's > guests include Ted Booth, Interaction Design Director at Smart Design, and > Jennifer Bove, Vice President of Interaction Design at HUGE, Inc. > > Everyone is welcome—bring your colleagues, your thoughts, questions, and > experiences! The event format is intended to be a lively, participatory > discussion. > > Our host for the evening is Bloomberg, the leading global provider of > financial data, news and analytics. Refreshments will be served. View > Bloomberg's creative digital invitation here: http://tinyurl.com/5vmrd9 > > ============= > RSVP: http://tinyurl.com/6c57pk > The event is free of charge. Only those on the guest list will be admitted; > please bring photo ID. > ============= > > WHEN > Wednesday, December 10, 2008 > 6:15 – 7:00 networking and refreshments > 7:00 – 8:00 presentation > 8:00 – 8:30 Q&A and discussion > (Please arrive promptly. Guests may not be admitted after 7:00 PM) > > WHERE > Bloomberg L.P. > 731 Lexington Avenue > New York, NY 10022 >http://www.bloomberg.com > Map: http://tinyurl.com/6jc7n8 > Subway: 4, 5, 6 to 59th Street station > > After the presentation, we'll head to a nearby location (TBD) to give David > a proper send-off; he departs NYC to move to Savannah in mid-December. > > > ABOUT OUR SPEAKERS > David Malouf—Professor of Interaction Design, Savannah College of Art & > Design > After 15 years of working in industry as an interaction designer, most > recently at Motorola Enterprise Mobility, David will move to academia in > January 2009 and begin teaching interaction design within the Industrial > Design Department of the Savannah College of Art & Design (SCAD.edu). David > is also a founder and the first Vice President of the Interaction Design > Association. > > Ted Booth—Interaction Design Director, Smart Design > Ted leads interaction design at Smart Design. His team focuses on designing > new experiences for a wide range of consumer products and services. > Interaction designers at Smart work closely with industrial designers, > researchers and engineers to create enjoyable and satisfying consumer > experiences. Prior to joining Smart, Ted led interaction design at Motorola > Enterprise Mobility (formerly Symbol Technologies) working on a wide range > of mobile computers, RFID devices, and remote management tools. Before > that, > he led interaction design at Method, a consulting firm specializing in > brand > identity, web design, and product user interface. He began his career at > MetaDesign in San Francisco. He holds a Masters of Design from the Illinois > Institute of Technology. > > Jennifer Bove—Vice President, User Experience, HUGE > Jennifer leads the Interaction Design, Content Strategy and Research teams > for HUGE, with particular emphasis on mobile and emerging platforms. Prior > to joining HUGE, Jenn was VP of User Experience at Schematic, where she > oversaw all user experience work in the Atlantic region. She has developed > services for mobile, PC and ITV, and over the past ten years has created > experience strategies for a number of large consumer-facing projects > reaching broad audiences across the United States and Europe, for clients > including Yahoo!, Nokia, BBC, Prada, and America Online. Jenn has a masters > degree in interaction design from Interaction Design Institute Ivrea in > Ivrea, Italy. > > ABOUT OUR HOST > Bloomberg is the leading global provider of financial data, news and > analytics. The BLOOMBERG PROFESSIONAL service and Bloomberg's media > services > provide real-time and archived financial and market data, pricing, trading, > news and communications tools in a single, integrated package to > corporations, news organizations, financial and legal professionals and > individuals around the world. > > ABOUT IxDA > The Interaction Design Association (IxDA.org) is a member-supported > organization committed to serving the needs of the international > interaction > design community. With the help of more than 10,000 members worldwide, we > provide a network for advancing the discipline of interaction design. IxDA > was founded in 2003 as an online discussion list and in just five years the > organization has grown to include over 60 local groups worldwide and the > first global conference on interaction design for interaction designers. > Our > next conference, Interaction 09 | Vancouver (interaction09.ixda.org), > resumes where our first conference, Interaction 08 | Savannah, left off—as > a > space to bring together the best and broadest interaction design talent > from > around the world. > > As one of the most active local groups, IxDA NYC programs monthly Face- > to-Face events for Interaction Design and User Experience professionals who > design interactive systems and products of all types: web, desktop, mobile, > consumer electronics, digitally-enhanced environments and more. If you'd > like to learn more, or would like to volunteer, email us at >nyc-local at ixda.org. > > ============= > RSVP: http://tinyurl.com/6c57pk > The event is free of charge. Only those on the guest list will be admitted; > please bring photo ID. > ============= > > See you there! > The IxDA NYC Local Leaders > ________________________________________________________________ > Welcome to the Interaction Design Association (IxDA)! > To post to this list ....... discuss at ixda.org > Unsubscribe ................ http://www.ixda.org/unsubscribe > List Guidelines ............ http://www.ixda.org/guidelines > List Help .................. http://www.ixda.org/help >