As UX for Good founders Jeff Leitner and Jason Ulaszek prepared our first event, they carefully considered what physical environment might best stimulate the creativity of the user experience designers who were coming from around the world. “We needed an amazing place to have this event,” said Trung Le, principal at Cannon Design, a UX for [...]
OK, that’s not true at all. Frankly, we were in the video and we don’t quite understand it. But we’re told that it’s evocative of cinema verite and what happens when you drop a video camera off a ledge. If anybody knows Redford, however, ask him to call us at (312) 563-1945.
Way back in February 2009, Manifest Digital sponsored the interaction ’09 conference, organized by the Interaction Design Association. Jim Jacoby, Manifest’s founder and chief experience officer, gave this address on “UX Designers and Business Leaders.” So? Well, my UX friends, Jim’s address is kind of the rationale for UX for Good and UXXU 2011. And, funny [...]
Here are the 5 presentations from our September 22, 2010 pilot project for UXXU 2011. The folks at the IxDA Chicago meeting were extraordinary – tackling the impossible in a half-hour and coming back with some truly innovative thinking.