What: Out of Box Experience- with Frank Long, Director of Dublin-based
Research in the US shows that each year consumers return millions of
electronic products – not because they don’t work, but because customers
think they don’t work. Coupled with product returns is the cost of
customer support calls to overcome set-up difficulties.
IxDA NYC invites you to our June 2009 event:
Design Strategy: Building Concentric Circles of Connection
A discussion and working session with ROGER MADER and JAKE SAMUELSON
Please join us for the following discussion and working session to apply a
tiered strategy to your interaction design challenges in a variety of
applications. Noble Desktop will be raffling off a free, 3-day computer
graphics training class!
We'd like to thank everyone who came out on Tuesday evening for Cindy
Chastain's excellent talk on using the cinematic concept of "theme" to
produce better interaction design. Her talk resulted in many great
conversations, some of which lasted well into the night over dinner. Kudos
and much appreciation to Ms.
"Experience Themes: An Element of Story Applied to Design"
As designers we too often neglect to define a common vision, or coordinating
force, behind the scope of what we’re designing, making or building. Without
some means of unifying our efforts we can easily end up with a product or
service that falls short of its potential of delivering an optimal user