IxDA RDU/Chapel Hill Event: Getting Started With Personas

4 Jun 2006 - 7:20am
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lourdes cueva ...
2006

Hi Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill IxDA and UPA members and friends,

Robert Barlow-Busch from Quarry Integrated Communications Inc., will meet
with us on June 7th at 6pm to share his experience on creating personas.
(Details here: http://www.triux.org/2006/05/personas-by-robert-barlow-busch/
)

If you're not going to be able to attend his one-day workshop or not sure if
this personas approach is the right for your company, this is the perfect
event for you.

*Where:*
Lulu Press Inc
800 Aviation Pkwy
Suite 300
Morrisville, NC 27560

Map to Event<http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&hl=en&q=800+Aviation+Pkwy+suite+300,+morrisville+NC+27560&ll=35.83455,-78.813429&spn=0.016248,0.043259&om=1>

Hope to see you there!
Lourdes

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Lourdes Cueva Chacón
M.S. in Information Science
cuevacha at gmail.com
www.ils.unc.edu/~cuevacha/ <http://www.ils.unc.edu/%7Ecuevacha/>

On 5/17/06, Robert Barlow-Busch <rbarlowbusch at quarry.com> wrote:
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> Hi folks,
>
> On June 8 in Durham, North Carolina, we're running a full-day
> workshop for people who are considering whether to introduce personas
> into their design practice. Given the lively debate that personas
> sometimes spark on this list, I figured some of you might be interested.
>
> The workshop gives you hands-on experience in key steps of the
> process, even in that most mysterious of steps: how to identify
> personas from a mess of research findings. We'll share plenty of
> examples from our client work over the past 6 years, too, to
> illustrate the impact that personas can have on a product's
> requirements and on its design direction.
>
> And there's a bonus. Woo-hoo! You'll receive a free copy of Pruitt
> and Adlin's book "The Persona Lifecycle", in celebration of its
> recent publication. We made several contributions to this book, so
> we're of course excited to see it available.
>
> To learn more about or register for the workshop:
>
> http://personas.mollyguard.com
>
> To see some example personas that we'll revisit in the workshop:
>
> http://www.quarry.com/integration/interaction_design/personas/examples/
>
> --
> Robert Barlow-Busch
> Practice Director, Interaction Design
> Quarry Integrated Communications Inc.
> rbarlowbusch at quarry.com
> (519) 570-2020

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