Those who don't learn from history are doomed to NOT repeat it.
know the old adage, but the other reality is that there's nothing new
under the sun. The same goes for the practice of User Experience (UX)
and it goes back further than you might think.
can be fun – especially when we see how it relates to our
ever-expanding and shifting industry of today. This presentation is
geared to new practitioners who want to understand the foundations of
our field and veterans who would like to see a different perspective on
our profession. Chris Palle will help us see the practice of UX through a
historical lens at some of man's most creative pursuits and demonstrate
the parallels between the past and today's design trends.
AGENDA 6:30 - 7:00 Welcome and networking 7:00 - 8:00 Presentation 8:00 - 8:30 Wrap up and more networking
WHEN Thursday, November 7th, 2013 6:30pm - 8:30pm WHERE Draftfcb 100 West 33rd Street New York, NY 10001 PRICE Free
Refreshments will be served.
IMPORTANT!!Participant slots are limited, so you must have a ticket to attend. Please only RSVP if you know you can attend.
Cancellations: Please email us (firstname.lastname@example.org)
as soon as you know you cannot use your ticket. We'll release your seat
for one of your fellow practitioners and generate good IxD karma for
ABOUT OUR PRESENTER With
over 16+ years of strategic, creative, and analytical User
Experience-related practice, Chris Pallé has served in numerous
institutions such as world-class ad agencies, e-commerce enterprises,
and education groups ranging from small boutique shops to Fortune 100
companies – he gets the Bootstrappers and The Powers the Be.
In 2011, Chris founded Wisdom & Craft,
a strategic research and design consultancy based in New Jersey. In
addition to his UX work, Chris has taught and lectured on UX best
practices, Strategic Design and Social Media to various audience levels
including MediaBistro.com and graduate students at NYU. To keep the
community of practice in motion, he serves as a Local Leader for the
Interaction Design Association's New York City chapter.
ABOUT OUR HOST AND REFRESHMENTS SPONSOR With
an equal focus on creativity and accountability, Draftfcb is committed
to producing brilliant ideas that change consumer behavior. As a
global, fully integrated marketing communications agency operating
against a single P&L, Draftfcb provides clients with highly
collaborative, channel-neutral thinking that delivers engagement and,
most importantly, action. With nearly 140 years of combined expertise,
Draftfcb has roots in both consumer advertising and behavioral,
data-driven direct marketing. The Draftfcb network spans 150 offices in
90 countries and employs nearly 9,000 people. The agency is part of the
Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG). For more information, visit www.draftfcb.com. ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~~ ~ ~ ~ ~~ ~ ~ ~ Register Now: http://bit.ly/1geFDsA ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~~ ~ ~ ~ ~~ ~ ~ ~