Call for Submissions: IxDA Interaction|09
The Interaction Design Association (IxDA) is now accepting speaker
submissions for its second annual conference to be held in Vancouver,
British Columbia on February 5-8, 2009.
Speaker submissions are for Lightning Round slots, each of which is 25
minutes in duration around a single topic. Single or duo speakers are
allowed, but no panels. There are 28 open Lightening Round slots.
Lightning Round speakers will receive free admission to the conference.
Topics for Lightning Round should relate to the field of interaction
design. We are particularly interested in methods, prototyping
techniques, practice, communicating design intent, design inspiration
from other disciplines, mobile, physical computing, ubicomp, and
information visualization. We are interested in fields related to
interaction design (e.g., information architecture, visual and
industrial design, coding), but only as they relate to interaction
The deadline for submissions is August 31, 2008. Lightning Round
speakers will be determined by the IxDA Conference Committee and
announced on October 1, 2008.
To submit, fill out the form at: http://spreadsheets.google.com/viewform?key=pnNhOmIJ-F09AjFJlZsP6fQ
You will need to provide a 100-150 word abstract for your session and a
75-100 word bio. There is only one submission per person, so submit your
The IxDA Conference Committee
Greg Petroff, Chair