Main Program

Friday, April 5 2013

  • People, Places, & Things
  • Growing Together
  • Thinking Big
  • Shared Sessions & Flex

8:30 AM

Conference Introduction

Crystal Kubitsky, Giles Colborne & Kevin M. Hoffman

9:00 AM

10:30 AM

11:30 AM

12:15 AM

Lunch (included) — Yum!

1:45 PM

20 Minute Session

It’s About People

David Peter Simon
First time speaker!

20 Minute Session

The Zen of Consulting: A Meditation on Finding the Path

Dennis Breen
First time speaker!

20 Minute Session

Stakeholder Persuasion

Jacco Nieuwland, Martijn Van Loon
First time speakers!

90 Minute Session

The Seventh Occasional Information Architecture Slam

Lynn Boyden, Chris Chandler, Matthew Fetchko, Eric Reiss

2:45 PM

4:00 PM

5:00 PM

6:00 PM

Saturday, April 6 2013

9:00 AM

10:15 AM

Taxonomy for App Makers

Andy Fitzgerald
First time speaker!

The New New Hire

Leslie Jensen-Inman

Flex Track Session

Presented by you!

11:15 AM

12:00 PM

Lunch (provided) — Yum!

1:30 PM

20 Minute Session

Stories to Stories

Stuart Curran
First time speaker!

90 Minute Session

Web Governance: Where Strategy Meets Structure

Lisa Welchman, Peter Morville

Introducing UX into a Culture: A Case Study

Jessica Ivins

Laurel (Map)

2:30 PM

20 Minute Session

Beyond Good & Evil: How Behavioral Economics & User Experience Create Transformative Design Ideas

John Schroepfer, John Balz
First time speakers!

20 Minute Session

Using Abstraction to Increase Clarity

Kaarin Hoff
First time speaker!

20 Minute Session

Unicorns and Other Wild Things

Alberta Soranzo
First time speaker!

Hooked

Nir Eyal

90 Minute Session

Web Governance: Where Strategy Meets Structure (continued)

Lisa Welchman, Peter Morville

3:45 PM

Unzipping the Genome Project Meme

Chris Oliver
First time speaker!

On Beauty

Andrea Resmini, Eric Reiss

Essex (Map)

Design Like Da Vinci: Sketching Lessons of Leonardo

Brian Sullivan

Laurel (Map)

4:45 PM

Sunday, April 7 2013

8:30 AM

Exercise and Reflect with the Conference Co-Chairs

9:30 AM

20 Minute Session

Mobile Eventually

Carl Collins

20 Minute Session

Your Mobile Experience Is Not Theirs

Chui-Chui Tan

Product Is the New Big IA

Christian Crumlish, Donna Lichaw, and Bryce Glass

Online Forms: No * for #

Svetlana Kouznetsova

10:45 AM

The F Word… FAIL

David Farkas
First time speaker!

UxD v. Analytics

Farris Khan, Chris Farnum

90 Minute Session

Organizational Parkour – The Game

Joan Vermette
First time speaker!

11:45 AM

20 Minute Session

Clearing the Fog from User Experience Strategy

Andrew Schall

20 Minute Session

Eating Our Own Dog Food: Simplicity in Practice and Not Just Design

Ammneh Aziem
First time speaker!

20 Minute Session

Schrödinger’s IA: Learning to Love Ambiguity

Kerry-Anne Gilowey

20 Minute Session

Development by Design: Innovations in Rural Africa

Olga Morawczynski

90 Minute Session

Organizational Parkour – The Game (continued)

Joan Vermette
First time speaker!

12:30 PM

Bag Lunch (provided) — Yum!

2:00 PM

3:00 PM

Closing Plenary

Karen McGrane

4:00 PM

5 Minute Madness and Goodbyes! Conference ends at 5:00 PM, or when they kick us out. :)