[EVENT] Reminder - Chicago September Event on the 1st - Cultural Context

26 Aug 2009 - 1:39pm
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Chicago IxDA4
2007

Next week is our September event for the Chicago IxDA.

Yes, it's early this month - and on a Tuesday. Why? Because Steve Portigal
is in town, and he's just too good to miss!

See details below and RSVP by *Monday, August 31st* at the following link:
http://tinyurl.com/m2xe76

Join us on *Tuesday, September 1st*, when Steve Portigal will be in town to
> talk about "Understanding Cultural Context". Steve will explore the notion
> of social norms and share a number of examples of observed cultural
> behaviors. This will illustrate the power and importance of noticing the
> cultural context in which design research takes place.
>
> *Steve Portigal* is the founder of Portigal Consulting<http://portigalconsulting.com/>,
> a bite-sized firm that helps organizations to discover and act on new
> insights about themselves and their customers. In addition to regularly
> speaking at design and marketing events, Steve has taught Design Research at
> the California College of Art and the Involution Master Academy. He writes
> regularly for interactions magazine, Core77 and the Portigal Consulting
> blog, All This ChittahChattah. Steve is an avid photographer who has a
> Museum of Foreign Grocery Products in his home.
>
> Date: Tuesday, September 1st
> Time: 6:30-8:30
>
> DePaul University, CDM
> 243 S. Wabash
> Room 924
>
> Please RSVP by *Monday, August 31st* at the following link:
> http://tinyurl.com/m2xe76
>
> We do not currently have food or drink planned - if your company may be
> interesting in sponsoring, please reply using this email address.
> See you there!
>

Comments

1 Sep 2009 - 9:48am
Chicago IxDA4
2007

One last reminder about our event tonight - we don't have food and drink
planned, so if you're the hungry type please grab a bite before the event.
Steve and I (Carolyn) will be at Exchequer across the street at around 5pm.

I'll be taking the RSVP form down around noon today:
http://tinyurl.com/m2xe76

>
> Join us on *Tuesday, September 1st*, when Steve Portigal will be in town
>> to talk about "Understanding Cultural Context". Steve will explore the
>> notion of social norms and share a number of examples of observed cultural
>> behaviors. This will illustrate the power and importance of noticing the
>> cultural context in which design research takes place.
>>
>> *Steve Portigal* is the founder of Portigal Consulting<http://portigalconsulting.com/>,
>> a bite-sized firm that helps organizations to discover and act on new
>> insights about themselves and their customers. In addition to regularly
>> speaking at design and marketing events, Steve has taught Design Research at
>> the California College of Art and the Involution Master Academy. He writes
>> regularly for interactions magazine, Core77 and the Portigal Consulting
>> blog, All This ChittahChattah. Steve is an avid photographer who has a
>> Museum of Foreign Grocery Products in his home.
>>
>> Date: Tuesday, September 1st
>> Time: 6:30-8:30
>>
>> DePaul University, CDM
>> 243 S. Wabash
>> Room 924
>>
>>
>> We do not currently have food or drink planned - if your company may be
>> interesting in sponsoring, please reply using this email address.
>> See you there!
>>
>
>

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