Category Archives: Innovation

Near Future Accessibility: Where Kirk Meets Kit

Last Friday I went along to a talk by Mark Walker of accessibility charity AbiltyNet, as part of the on-going series of talks arranged by Nixon McInnes. AbilityNet helps disabled people use computers and the internet to change their lives at home, at work and in education. His talk focused on the next generation of… Continue Reading »

UX Brighton goes for a Spin

Last night’s UX Brighton looked at the challenges for engineers, researchers, and UX specialists in designing interfaces for the automobile industry. Two expert speakers shared their experiences designing interfaces between human and machine. The event, organised by Tom Prior, gave a fascinating insight into the latest trends in car design and UX. First up was… Continue Reading »

Ageism, Measuring the ROI of Design & Games Led Innovation

This is my third post in the series about UX Brighton 2011 and is an overview of three talks ranging from age discrimination to how to justify investment in design and how to encourage large businesses to think more creatively. After lunch Simon Johnson spoke about the aging question, dignity through design, which highlighted not… Continue Reading »