5 Jun 2009 - 9:45am
Jonathan Cohen

[EVENT] NYCUPA hosts Mary M. Michaels presenting \"The ROI of Usability\" on Tuesday 6/16

The ROI of Usability: How to Demonstrate the Value of User-Centered
Design Within Your Organization http://nycupa.org

A presentation by Mary M. Michaels of Human Factors International

Tuesday, June 16, 2009
6:30–8:30 p.m. Doors open at 6:00. Please arrive early.

JP Morgan Chase, 277 Park Ave. (betw.

11 May 2009 - 9:48pm
Elena Melendy

[EVENT] NYCUPA hosts Dan Brown presenting \"Difficult Conversations in Creative Environments\" on Tue 5/19

The New York City Usability Professionals' Association is pleased to
announce open registration at http://nycupa.org for the upcoming
event on Tuesday, May 19:

Difficult Conversations in Creative Environments

a presentation by Dan Brown, Founder and Principal, EightShapes

Every designer faces difficult conversations — defending design
decisions, explaining project mishaps, managing conflicting
requirements from different stakeholders.

30 Apr 2009 - 6:23pm
7 years ago
1 reply
Elena Melendy

[EVENT] Tue 5/19 Save the Date for Dan Brown!

NYC UPA is pleased as punch to announce that our May event will
feature Dan Brown (yes, that's *the* Dan Brown), principal at
EightShapes. He'll be presenting on the general topic of business

Dan will be speaking on the evening of 5/19. Salient details will be
revealed shortly. Please watch our website at http://nycupa.org.

Or join our Facebook group at http://groups.to/nycupa/ to be among
the first notified.

7 Apr 2009 - 12:22pm
7 years ago
3 replies
Elena Melendy

[EVENT] NYC UPA Tue 4/27 6pm Ben Shneiderman on Social Media

Understanding Social Media, Accelerating Social Participation

an evening with Ben Shneiderman

Tuesday, April 21, 2009
6:00-8:00 p.m.
277 Park Ave between 47th & 48th

Go to http://nycupa.org for more details, or to register.

Non-members will be asked to create a username and password as a part
of the ticket purchase process. Annual members must log in to access
member pricing.


What motivates technology-mediated social participation?

11 Mar 2009 - 8:43am
7 years ago
31 replies
Jen Giroux

UPA Website Usability Study Seeking Paid Participants

The Usability Professionals’ Association (UPA) is currently working to
re-design its website, www.upassoc.org, and expect that the new site
will be launched by the end of 2009.

We are conducting a usability study of our new design and are
currently looking for representative users between the ages of 18-65
to participate in the study.

Compensation for qualifying participants will be a $25 Amazon gift
certificate for a 30-60 minute, one-on-one interview session.

10 Feb 2009 - 9:04pm
Elena Melendy

[Event] NYC UPA 2/17: User Experience and Analytics by Marko Hurst

The New York City Usability Professionals' Association invites you to

Designing Outcomes for Usability: The Future of User Experience &

a presentation by Marko Hurst, Director of User Experience at

Tuesday, February 17, 2009
Networking: 6:00 pm, Presentation: 6:30 pm
JPMorgan Chase - Park Avenue

Please scroll down for event and registration details.

4 Nov 2008 - 6:01pm
7 years ago
1 reply
Greg Petroff

Interaction'09|vancouver: Conference Update!

Hi Community,

We are 25% sold out for the conference and 25%-40% sold out for most
workshops. Sign up now. Workshops will go up in price on Jan 1 if there
is still space available.

The conference team is really excited about the planning. We are going
to have several new ways for people to contribute at the conference
besides the scheduled talks. Stay tuned we will be announcing these
updates soon.

3 Oct 2008 - 1:48pm
Kyle Pero Soucy

NH UPA October Meeting: Motivating People to Sign Up, 10/15/2008, 6:00 PM

**Apologies in advance to those that have received this announcement
more than once.**

Topic: Motivating People to Sign Up

Speaker: Joshua Porter, Bokardo Design

Wednesday, October 15th
Refreshments & Networking: 6-7:00 PM – Food & beverages will be
Meeting: 7:00 PM – 8ish

222 International Drive
Suite 175
Portsmouth, NH 03801

The usability of sign-up forms is a bugbear of any interface design
professional. But what if the real hurdle wasn't usability, but

30 Apr 2008 - 10:50am

[EVENT] UPA 2008 IxDA Meet-up

IxDA Folks -

This year the UPA 2008 conference is in Baltimore. I am going, and I did
notice that the program is filled with sessions of interest to the IxDA
community. If there are those of you that are signed up for the conference -
and there is some interest - I would love to put together a social meet-up
one of the evenings of the conference.

Check out the conference website here:


Drop me a private email.

5 Feb 2008 - 4:07pm
Kyle Pero Soucy

[EVENT] NH UPA February Meeting: 10-Minute Talks - Thursday, February 19, 2008, 6:00 PM

Our February 19th NH UPA meeting will be a highly engaging and informative
night with 4 different 10-minute talks by 4 different speakers.

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