Happy World Usability Day!
Happy World Usability Day everyone! This year's theme is "Transportation." There are tons of webcasts on the World Usability Day website and a message from Bill Gates. We have the following WUD events in Canada. Listen to a webcast or attending an event near you. Let's celebrate!!
In keeping with the theme of transportation, the User Experience Practice at Bell | District will be conducting a large-scale online card sort of pictographic road signs used for the identification of tourism sites in Quebec. ***Participate now at http://websort.net/s/78DFD1/ (English) or http://websort.net/s/C0DCB7/ (French)***Local start: 00:00 Etc/GMT-5 (Thursday 6th of November 2008 12:00:00 AM)
Draw! Sage's first annual design showdown, Richmond, BC
Sage's UCD team will host an extreme design showdown on the topic of “Transportation” . Using UCD processes, each team will race against the clock during the lunch hour to develop the most useful, usable and desirable design! Winners will be announced on Nov 14that noon. Local start: 12:00 Canada/Pacific (Wednesday 12th of November 2008 03:00:00 PM)
Come discuss how to apply best-practices in contextual navigation strategies to increase productivity, conversions and engagement. Local start: 19:00 Canada/Eastern (Thursday 13th of November 2008 07:00:00 PM)
Free webinar on the design and use of context-sensitive navigation based on top task management techniques. Local start: 15:00 Etc/GMT (Thursday 13th of November 2008 10:00:00 AM)
Three presentations: Human Factors issues in Driving; Transit Camp Experience, Designing for Seriors' Mobility details at www.torchi.org. Local start: 19:00 Etc/GMT-5 (Thursday 13th of November 2008 07:00:00 PM)