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UPA2011 Award Night

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    UPA2011 Award Night UPA2011 Award Night Presentation Transcript

    • UPA International 2011 Awards
      presented by Silvia C. ZimmermannPresident UPA International 2009-2011
    • 20 Years of UPA
      Fotostream by Tom Tullis on Flicker
    • UPA Membership Growth
    • UPA Country Growth
    • UPA Regional Outreach
      North America
      South America
      5 Regions
    • UPA global conferences
      User Friendly China 600+
      UXeperience Russia/UPA Europe 500+
      Testistanbul/UPA Istanbul 700
      MC Germany/German UPA 400+
      UPA Boston 500+
      … plus many, many more UX conferences with UPA International involvement...
    • UPA DNA
      Most inclusive network of Usability and UX practitioners worldwide
      UPA fosters a culture of community thinking
      • UPA allows for individual creativity and growth
      • UPA members share a social identity
      SocialValue Social Position
    • Industry Trends
      Search Usability UX HCI Experience Design CHI Design Desktop Computing
      Context Aware Computing Smart Objects Mobile Computing Social
      Curate Need for Innovation
    • Social Position
      What can we as an association do to ensure that our social value and our social position does not dilute in the current environment of social change?
    • UPA Chapter Award Germany
      For its continuous growth and activities, including the development
      of the first UPA certification program, organizing WUD events in
      Germany, and hosting the 2010 UPA International Conference in Munich.
    • UPA ChapterAward Japan
      For its bringing the Japanese UX community to theUPA International family and for holding excellent local activities
      including WUD 2010 in Tokyo.
      Fotostream by Tokyo Interactions on Flicker
    • UPA International Student Design Competition
    • Team Canada
      Project Name: Wearable Technology in a Physical Rehabilitation Environment
      School: McGill University, Montreal, Canada
      Students: Andrew Sutcliffe, Jun Ye Yu, John ToddFaculty
      Supervisor: Jeremy Cooperstock
    • Team Singapore
      Project Name: Stop For Me, Bus!
      School: National University of Singapore, Singapore
      Students: Pan Wei Hao, PhetmanyXaychaleune, Yee Puay Yip Karen, Yin Yue, Zee Zheng Kang Benjamin
      Faculty Supervisor: Foong Pin Sym
    • Team Mexico
      Project Name: TIMI: A System to Help Indigenous Groups in the Use of Public Transportation
      School: Universidad Tecnológica de la Mixteca, Oaxaca, México
      Students: HermenegildoFernández Santos, René Mecott Ríos, Raquel PérezDomínguez
      Faculty Supervisor: Mario Moreno
    • UPA Service Award
      Chris Koster
      For his energy and professionalism in his work asAssistant Editor, Associate Managing Editor, and Managing Editor of the UPA Usability Experience Magazine from 2005 to today.
    • UPA Service Award
      For his contributions to UPA and to the profession through his work as the founder andEditor-in-Chief of the Journal of Usability Studies (JUS).
    • UPA Service Award
      Toshikazu Shinohara
      For his important contribution of making the Japan UPA Chapter
      real as well as his continuous support to and participation in
      UPA Asia from 2009 to 2010.
    • UPA Service Award
      Toyohiro Kanayama
      For his tireless work in organizing UX professionals to create the Japan UPA Chapter and for his leadership in establishing strong worldwide relationships.
    • UPA Lifetime Achievement Award
      Thomas S. Tullis, PhD
      For his leadership in the usability field for over 30 years; his commitment to education in the UX field; his research and publications, especially around UX metrics and his quantitative approaches; and his ambassadorship of the field.
    • For 20 years of…Sustainable VisionsStrong LeadershipShared values
    • Silvia C. ZimmermannPresident UPA International@SZimmermannsilvia.zimmermann@usability.ch