Spend a day in lively discussion and learning around information architecture, the online world’s most crucial discipline. Nashville, TN has been chosen as one of 15 cities from around the globe as a 2013 center for World IA Day. Practitioners from many fields will share their ideas, best practices, and real-world implementations. A Day for IA’s format is a mix of presentations, break-out sessions, and informal networking.
A Day for IA is created by academics, practitioners, technologists and business leaders motivated to improve information architecture practice, to create community conversation, and promote growth of the field.
A Day for IA is a free event, thanks to the generosity of the Information Architecture Institute, Vanderbilt University, and Populr.
You must register to attend Nashville’s World IA Day event. Registration is free!
|8:30 – 9:00||Check-in, coffee & networking|
|9:00 – 9:15||Welcome|
|9:15 – 10:15||MOOCs, Learning & Mobility
Pratim Sengupta, Rogers Hall & Doug Schmidt (Vanderbilt University)
|10:30 – 11:15||How Information is Changing Healthcare
J. Tod Fetherling (Stratasan),
Laurie Novak (Center for Research & Information in Safety Systems, Vanderbilt University Medical Center)
|11:30 – 12:15||Micro-publishing: Speed and Agility vs. Accuracy & Planning
Nicholas Holland and Jared Scheel (Populr.me)
|12:15 – 1:15||Lunch|
|1:15 – 2:00||SEO and IA: Understanding the Business Value of IA
Shari Thurow(Omni Marketing Interactive)
|2:15 – 3:00||Developing an IA/UX Community
Bart Renner (Palindrome Interactive Brand Narratives),
Justin Davis (Madera Labs),
Karen Wieckert (UX practitioner across industries, institutions, & innovations)
|Information Architecture in the Biomedical Research Domain
Jay Cowan, Research Information Systems Engineer, Office of Research Informatics, Vanderbilt University
|3:15 – 4:00||Developing Organizational Competency in UX
Mark Ott (Rounding Well),
Tyrale Bloomfield & Josh Goodwin (Healthcare Management Systems),
Tom Noser (Healthstream)
|4:00 – 5:00||Reception|
Confirmed speakers/panelists include: