Only a few days left to register! "Designing for a Sustainable World - World Usability Day 2009", Nov 12

10 Nov 2009 - 8:28am
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NYC IxDA
2008

Time grows short to get your seat for *"Designing for a Sustainable World -
World Usability Day 2009"*. This event is a partnership with IxDA and
the School
of Visual Arts, and offers a lineup of speakers from design, products, and
academia who can show us that it is possible to design a product and make a
living in an eco-friendly way.

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Our lineup includes:

- Peter Mullan, Director of Planning for Friends of the High Line -
Keynote
- Beto Lopez, Senior Designer at IDEO
- Wendy Brawer, Founder, Green Map System
- Ted Booth, Interaction Design Lead at Smart Design
- J Grossen, Creative Director at Frog Design
- Debera Johnson, Academic Director of Sustainability at Pratt
- Michael Dwork, Founder of VerTerra
- Marty Odlin, Co-founder, Bamboo Bike Studio

...and more!

These entrepreneurs have built successful business models around the core
values of sustainability and social responsibility, and can share those
stories with you. The event also represents a great networking opportunity.

Date: November 12th, 2009
Location: School of Visual Arts Auditorium
333 West 23rd Street (between 8th & 9th)
New York, NY 10011 |
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Registration from 12-1PM
Program: 1-5:30PM | View the full
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Networking: 5:30-6:30PM
Light lunch & refreshments included.

Students $25
NYC UPA members $65
Non-members $95

For more information and to register,* click
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!*
We look forward to seeing you there.

Sincerely,

Peter March
New York Local Leader
Interaction Design Association

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