Practical Abstraction -Ensuring Usability and Transcending Usage with Information Architecture

A session at World Usability Day 2013 Bristol

Thursday 14th November, 2013

9:30am to 10:30am (GMT)

Typical approaches to usability get played out in terms of design: solutions engineered to afford certain kinds of use are analysed, and the underlying systems and corresponding interactions are optimized.

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Dan Klyn

Co-founder, The Understanding Group

Dan Klyn is co-founder of The Understanding Group, teaches information architecture at the University of Michigan School of Information and serves on the board of the IA Institute. He does IA work for clients including Herman Miller and JSTOR and his research focus is also his hero: Richard Saul Wurman.

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Time 9:30am10:30am GMT

Date Thu 14th November 2013


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