“Innovation has nothing to do with how many R&D dollars you have. When Apple came up with the Mac, IBM was spending at least 100 times more on R&D. It's not about money. It's about the people you have, how you're led, and how much you get it.” - Steve Jobs

IxDG NYC Nov. 18th event — “Violate Standards” with Josh Seiden

Our monthly event in NYC. This month Josh will take you beyond standards.

Violate Standards!

Nine rules you should always try
to break when designing
user interfaces

Speaker: Josh Seiden, President 36 Partners (bio below)
Date: Thursday, November 18, 2004
Time: 7:00p – 9:00p
Place: Parsons School of Design, 55 W. 13th St., 9th Floor, Parsons Design Lab
( Bet. 5th & 6th Aves.: Closest subway is the F/V @ 14th St. and 6th Ave.)

More about Josh Seiden:
Josh is the founder and president of 36 Partners (http://www.36partners.com/), and a respected consultant, designer, teacher and speaker. Prior to establishing 36 Partners, Josh served on the leadership team at Cooper Interaction Designone of the premier professional service firms of the internet era, and the leader of the interaction design movement. At Cooper, Josh worked on projects for clients such as IBM, 3M, Sun Healthcare Systems (now called Shared Healthcare Systems), and managed Cooper’s SAP account, which at the time was Cooper’s largest account. While at Cooper, he designed both hardware and software products, including products for the space industry, enterprise resource planning products, marketing automation systems, meeting room tools, data warehousing tools, and healthcare systems.

Before Cooper, Josh developed consumer-focused computer accessories at Kensington, where his passion for user experience work began. At Kensington, Josh worked on ergonomic mice and trackballs and managed the development of Kensington’s MouseWorks software, which won numerous industry awards under his direction.

What is the IxDG?
The Interaction Design Group (IxDG), is an an international community of people who are practicing, teaching and studying interaction design.

A special thank you to the Parsons School of Design, Design Lab for their generousity in hosting this event.

For more information about the IxDG and IxD please visit our web site at http://ixdg.org/
You can also e-mail us at nyc (at) ixdg (dot) org.

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