Smart Experience is a New York-based school offering classes on
state-of-the-art topics to working professionals in the Internet,
mobile, and software fields. Between now and September 15, if you
register for IDEA you'll also receive a 20% discount to any Smart
Experience course through October. If you're currently a Smart
Experience student, you can receive a 10% IDEA discount at
registration. More information is here: http://smartexperience.org/ To
apply for the discount, simply send your IDEA registration
confirmation email to contact at smartexperience.org and you'll receive a
discount code good for any Smart Experience class in September or
Great Group Discount - we're offering a special group rate. Bring your
team! Groups of 5 or more receive an additional 10% off. For instance,
a group of IAI members, each registration is only $360.00.
A group of 5 or more non-IAI members pays only $450.00 per individual.
Register at http://ideaconference.org/register.html
Just choose Group from the ticket list.
Feel free to pass this message on to your colleagues and groups you think
would be interested.
About IDEA 2007:
IDEA stands for Information: Design, Experience, Access. The
conference is organized by the Information Architecture Institute.
IDEA is unique in how it brings together designers from a variety of
backgrounds and disciplines to address the challenge of designing
complex information spaces. Presenters come from fields including
design, interaction design, information architecture, visualization,
communication design, design planning, exhibit design, librarianship,
media art, cultural criticism, computer networking, and geographic
IDEA pre-conference offers hands-on training to teach methods for
gathering, organizing, and diagramming domain knowledge for
interaction & services design. The workshop will take place on October
3rd. Attendance is limited to the first 50 registrants. David Bishop
from MAYA Design will lead a full day tutorial and hands-on workshop
on gathering, organizing and diagramming domain knowledge to empower
IA's and design practitioners to drive the UI design process.
2007 conference speakers will include Alex Wright (Glut: Mastering
Information Through the Ages), Chenda Fruchter (NYC 311/ Department of
Information Technology and Telecommunications), David Rose (Ambient
Devices), David Weinberger (Everything is Miscellaneous) Fernanda
Viegas with Martin Wattenberg (Many Eyes), Hasan Elahi (Tracking
Transience), Jake Barton (Local Projects), Kevin Slavin (area/code),
Michael Wesch (The Machine is Us/ing Us), Mike Kuniavsky (ThingM,
WineM) Rachel Abrams (Turnstone Consulting), Sylvia Harris
(Information Design Strategist), Bob Freeman (Radical Media).