First-Annual Juried User Experience Awards: Submission Deadline Is May 15th

8 May 2011 - 7:15pm
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The UX groups in New York City (NYC-CHI, NYC IxDA, NYC UPA and the IA Meetup) have organized the first-annual juried User Experience Awards as part of 2011 Internet Week. The stated purpose of the awards is to showcase the value and importance of User Experience in creating successful digital products and services. New York UX professionals are encouraged to submit their work for award consideration. More information is available here:


Submission is free, and the Grand Prize winner will receive $1000 and publicity. There are other cash and recognition prizes as well. All user experience professionals, as well as start-ups, established companies, and students are encouraged to submit entries. While the original intended focus was to be on regional (tri-state) projects, there is no geographic restriction for this inaugural event. To be eligible for cash prizes, however, winners must be over 18 years of age and based in the USA.


The submission deadline is Sunday, May 15th. Visit the website to register and get more information.


The awards event takes place on Monday, June 6th from 7:00 - 9:00p.m. A drinks reception sponsored by Razorfish will follow afterward. Here is the location of the ceremony:

Parsons School of Design
Theresa Lang Student Center, Arnhold Hall
55 West 13th Street – 2nd floor (between 5th & 6th Aves)
New York, NY


Hope to see you there,


IxDA New York local leaders

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