World Usability Day 2009 at UID, Nov 12

"Sustainable Interaction"

One half day of talks and workshop about interaction design for a sustainable world. This is a free event with lunch, sponsored by Sogeti.

Thursday November 12 2009

12.00 - 13.00 Lunch
13.00 - 14.00 Talks (see speakers below)
14.00 - 16.00 Creative Idea Management Workshop "how can we redesign concrete products and services for a more sustainable world?"

Speakers:

Nils-Erik Gustavsson, IT-arkitekterna (Stockholm).
"The Farmer&s Climate Calculator" -- how interaction design is helping Swedish farmers cut down on CO2 emissions and save money at the same time.

Åke Järvklo and Charlotta Erlandsdotter Berglund, Sogeti (Umeå)
"Sustainability - IT vs The Real World" -- Accessibility, usability and testing - The essentials for building sustainable systems - How hard can it be?


Details and Registration:

Registration is open until Wednesday Nov 11 12h00.

100 tickets available for the workshop.

Book your place now before Nov 4! Registration page http://www.sogeti.se/wud2009


Contact niklas.g.andersson@dh.umu.se for details and inquiries.