Myths to Design By

A session at IA Summit 2013

Sunday 7th April, 2013

2:00pm to 2:45pm (EST)

As UX designers, our work is all about blending ideas we hear from various sources into a single strategy, interface, or solution. However, a deeper thread runs through the work – that in understanding different perspectives, one can see a path they didn’t see previously. Designers often reflect on their philosophies, but it’s not often that explore the underlying, potentially unconscious stories that tie us together.

The development of a design practice is all about learning to listen in various ways. This takes not only our conscious intent, but also an ability to discern those deeper patterns and connections.

In this session, Chris Baum will use the structures of myth to explore the interrelationships of the UX community, give the practice of myth and ritual conscious impact on our projects, and create ever more effective and meaningful designs.

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Chris Baum

Freelance Designer & Strategist. IAI Board Member. Midwestern transplant. Dad. Unapologetic foodie, but not a food jerk. bio from Twitter

25 attendees

  • Brad Nunnally
  • Chris Baum
  • Chiara Ogan
  • Crystal Kubitsky
  • Chris Oliver
  • Dave Peterson
  • Duane Degler
  • Pam Griffith
  • J.D. Welch
  • Jeff Parks
  • Jim Lane
  • Katie
  • Kevin M. Hoffman
  • Lance Nishihira
  • christian crumlish
  • Sergio Martinez
  • Noreen Whysel
  • Melanie
  • Rebecca (Jankowski) Pugliese
  • Rebecca Viser
  • Rhonda (DeLucia) Ranney
  • Rachel VH
  • Tammy Greene
  • Thomas Wendt
  • Thomas Vander Wal

11 trackers

  • Samantha Bailey
  • Allison Menjivar
  • amy knox
  • Jessica Royals
  • Kaleem
  • Lis Pardi
  • Murray Thompson
  • Patrick Lowery
  • pechluck
  • Jamie Thomson
  • athena

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Time 2:00pm2:45pm EST

Date Sun 7th April 2013


Harborside Ballroom C, Baltimore Marriott Waterfront

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