On 30th November, 2007 UsabilityMatters.Org and allied organizations will join communities across the world to mark the celebrations for World Usability Day 2007 in Hyderabad.
The goal of the event is to promote the fields of Usability Engineering and User-Centered Design. The theme for this year is "Design Innovation in health care ". The event is designed to raise awareness about the importance of 'Good design for Better Living'. Here with we invite all those who are playing their part both actively and passively in making things easy.
UsabilityM atters . Org (UM O)
UsabilityMatte1s.0rg is a non-proﬁt organization working towards design
awareness and exchange ofdesign sensibilities. It is a forum dedicated to
discussing, improving and promoting the work of the Usability and Interaction
design community in India.
It has got 550+ members from all around the world
UMO has successfully organized World Usability Da y 2005 and World Usability Day 2006 at
www. us a bilityma tte rs . org
What do you gain
° LEARN aboutimportant trends, cutting edge methods,
and case studies in usability and uscr-Ccntcrcd design.
° NETVVORI(with folks who do whatyou (lo, and meet
' LEAVE motivated to create user experiences that drive
results with a toolkit oftechniques and bestpractices.
Who attends the conference & Workshops
For the conference on 30"‘ Nov. conﬁrmed attendees are 250
For the Workshops on 1" and 2“ Dec- confirmed attendees are 100
For lhe exhibition ['1' — 4" Dec). we are expecting around 20000 people
Online UMO site go! 1.10.000 hits from all around the world
Usability and user experience professionals
Executives , managers , team leaders and usability advocates
Students and newcomers to the field of usability and user—centered design
Project team members who want to improve the usability oftheir products
S oftware engineers
Qua lityztesting engineers
Design enthusiasts / design sensitive users
UM Q2007 Event Highlights
° UM()2007 &WorId Us ability Day 2007 conference
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Venue: BB( Indian School of Business)
° UM02007 workshops
mu» ; 1“ &2"‘ December, 10am to 5pm
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UM Q2007 Event Highlights
' Us abilityMatters’s -Boycott Bad-Design Contes t’07
UMO is holding this competition for identifying Bad-Designs as part ofouractivitics
towards the World Usability Day-2007. Participation is open to everybody from every
country in the world, and from any background- designers and design sensitive
for the Competition! Day-to-day nuisances with Technology
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Boycott Bad-Design Cont: -st'05 results
UM 02007 Event Highlights
° Us abilityMatters ‘s -lntemational Cartoon Contest’07.
The UMO-International Cartoon Contest ‘07 is organized by UMO towards the World
Usability Day. Participation is open to all cartoonists from every country in the world.
° Please have a look at lnternational Cartoon Contest ‘06 and
lntemational Cartoon Contc-st’05results
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Value Proposition for sponsorship
Driving your commitment towards User experience and Making Life Easy
Gaining credibility amongst the Usability Community
Taking first step towards ‘User Experience Economy’
Connecting to the huge poolofindia Usability Community
Enhancing the prospects ofrecruiting Usability Design and Engineering talent
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