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IxDA New York City

IxDA New York City

The IxDA New York City local group organizes monthly presentations and workshops for people interested in interaction design. Our events gather together a vibrant community of professionals who design interactive systems, services and products of all kinds: web, desktop, enterprise, mobile, consumer electronics, digitally-enhanced environments, and more. Our programming is created by a passionate group of local leader volunteers and realized through the generosity of speakers, sponsors, and host partners. While our events cater to the interaction design community, all are welcome.


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Upcoming Events

Making Interaction with Government Delightful

Why should government websites and applications be dreary, hard to use, and inaccessible?

From government data hackathons to incubators like Code for America, more and more UXers are designing the tools of our civic life, and working to make them vibrant, useful, delightful experiences. We’ll look at some of the successes — and pitfalls. And think about how UX can improve civic design and what we can learn for UX when we design for the broad audience of civic design.

Do you have an example of a great government app? Drop us a line about why you think it’s great, and maybe it will show up as an example in the presentation.

Drinks and refreshments provided by the event sponsor, Experis New York.

AGENDA
6:30 – 7:00 Welcome, networking and refreshments
7:00 – 8:00 Presentation
8:00 – 8:30 Post-Event Networking

WHEN
Thursday, November 6th 2014
6:30pm – 8:30pm

WHERE
Experis/Right Management
99 Park Avenue
6th Floor
New York, NY 10016
(212) 471-3500
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PRICE
Free

Register Now: http://bit.ly/1v5YBZ0

World Usability Day 2014: Engagement

Engagement is the key to the success of a project. But as a UX professional, do you know how to establish a good level of engagement from your target audience – or even your own team? How about to maintain and increase the level of engagement? On this year’s World Usability Day, you will learn how your fellow UX professionals practice the art of Engagement.

Join Bloomberg, IxDA New York, NYC UXPA, and AppNexus for World Usability Day 2014. We have assembled an all-star team of UX rock stars to share their perspectives on engagement models in user experience. Each will deliver a brief presentation on their area of expertise and participate in a panel Q&A consisting of questions from the audience and from our moderator. The evening will be a night of education, debate, reflection and inspiration.

Learn all the event details here: http://www.nycuxpa.org/event-1777014

WHEN
Thursday, November 13th 2014
6:00pm – 9:15pm

WHERE
AppNexus
28 W. 23rd Street
4th Floor
New York, NY 10010

Registration
Members of IxDA can enjoy free admission with the purchase of a $15 annual membership with the NYC UXPA. Use registration code IxDAwud2014 when you register.

Register Now: http://bitly.com/10sHNzV