REMINDER: NYC IxDA Face 2 Face, Tue, Oct. 18 (6:30p) - Parsons Design Lab

17 Oct 2005 - 6:53am
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Dave Malouf
2005

The below is the original announcement for this event which is tomorrow
(Oct-18 @ 6:30p @ 55 W. 13th, 9th Floor, Parsons Design Lab).

Now that everyone has also seen the announcement I was alluding to below,
you can all see how huge this event is. (If you haven't you should go to
http://ixda.org and see the big news.)

There will be two mini presentations and an opportunity to speak to 4 board
membesr (2 of whom are the first officers of IxDA). The presentations are
...
* A short and concise history of IxD by David Heller
* The whole story ... "Birthin' an Interaction Design Association" by Greg
Petroff. We'd like to show you where we've been and also how the board got
to where we are today.

Again, the rest of the announcement including location is below.

-- dave

David Heller
Vice President, IxDA
dave (at) ixda (dot) org
http://ixda.org
http://synapticburn.com/

AIM: bolinhanyc // Y!: dave_ux
MSN: hippiefunk at hotmail.com // G Talk: dheller at gmail.com

NYC Face 2 Face October Meeting

When: Tuesday, October 18, 6:30p - 8:30p
Where: Parsons Design Lab @ the Parsons School of Desing
55 W. 13th St., 9th Floor (@ 6th Ave)

Finally our own event to really start the new season going. The NYC IxDA
Face to Face is going to be on the tail of a very special announcement from
the new Board of Directors of the Interaction Design Association. This is a
HUGE event
and as in most life-changing events it is good to take a step back and
gather some perspective to revel in one's accomplishments--in this case the
accomplishments of all of us, the Interaction Design community of practice.

4 steering committee members (there are 14 in case people were curious) will
be on hand for the evening's events. The first part of the evening will be 2
presentations:
"History of IxD" by David Heller
by looking at where the field has come from we can look further into
where we will be going.
"History of IxDG" by Greg Petroff
Greg has been doing some research and will present us with a history of
where IxDG started and where it is going.

The 2nd part of the evening will be related to the announcement and include
a question & answer period.

If you have questions, please feel free to contact us at nyc (at) ixdg (dot)
com.

See you there!

-- The NYC F2F planning committee
Mauro Cavelletti
David Heller
Greg Petroff
Josh Seiden

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17 Oct 2005 - 8:30am
Jack L. Moffett
2005

Dave,

Any chance this could be published later as a podcast (or other
medium) for those of us that can't make it to the big apple? I'd be
interested in hearing it.

Best,
Jack

On Oct 17, 2005, at 7:53 AM, David Heller wrote:

> The below is the original announcement for this event which is
> tomorrow
> (Oct-18 @ 6:30p @ 55 W. 13th, 9th Floor, Parsons Design Lab).
>
> Now that everyone has also seen the announcement I was alluding to
> below,
> you can all see how huge this event is. (If you haven't you should
> go to
> http://ixda.org and see the big news.)
>
> There will be two mini presentations and an opportunity to speak to
> 4 board
> membesr (2 of whom are the first officers of IxDA). The
> presentations are
> ...
> * A short and concise history of IxD by David Heller
> * The whole story ... "Birthin' an Interaction Design Association"
> by Greg
> Petroff. We'd like to show you where we've been and also how the
> board got
> to where we are today.

Jack L. Moffett
Interaction Designer
inmedius
412.690.2360 x219
http://www.inmedius.com

The public is more familiar with
bad design than good design.
It is, in effect, conditioned
to prefer bad design, because
that is what it lives with.
The new becomes threatening,
the old reassuring.

- Paul Rand

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