HCDE 521 Winter 2010

Please join the Department of Human Centered Design & Engineering (HCDE) in Winter Quarter for a 10-week seminar on current topics in the usability field. Each 30-minute talk will be followed by a Q&A session. Members of the UW community and the public are welcome.

Fridays, 12:30 - 1:20 PM LOEW 216 (UW campus map)
1 Credit (Credit/Non-credit)

Registered Evening MS and UCD certificate students, login here for video files:

Title of Talk
Denis Wixon, Surface Research Manager, Microsoft; HCDE Affiliate Professor
Matt Shobe, User Experience Designer, Google
On the Founding, Building, Frequent Breaking and Repairing, and Lather-Rinse-Repeating Work of Technology Startup Teams. (A Drama in Three Acts.)

Sunny Consolvo, Intel Labs

Improving People's Awareness of Data Leaks on Wi-Fi

This talk has been cancelled.
Stephen Vick, Sustainable Harvest

Global Traceability: Environmental and Technological Challenges in the Developing World
2.5.2010 Donna Flynn, Senior Manager, Consumer Experiences Strategy, Microsoft Who Am I? How People Manage Their Real/Digital Identities
2.12.2010 Tristan Robinson, Senior User Experience Engineer, GE Healthcare Physician Responses to UI Aesthetics: Plastic Surgery or Just a Little Botox?
2.19.2010 Brian Landry, Research Associate, INSER, Information School, UW Online Storytelling with Digital Photos
2.26.2010 Anne De Ridder, User Experience Architect, White Horse Alternative Approaches for Gathering End User Data
3.5.2010 Jacob Burghardt, Owner + Principal Consultant, Flashbulb Interaction, Inc. Mapping Opportunities to Improve User Experience
3.12.2010 Stephanie Rosenbaum, Founder and CEO, Tec-Ed Inc. The Future of Usability
Evening MS and UCD students can login to view HCDE 521 videos via streaming web or on-demand. To login, please click here.