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Join us on February 22, 2020 for the 6th annual World IA Day in Kent, OH.  Continental breakfast and lunch will be served and we have lots of giveaways and prizes!  We look forward to seeing you!

 

Venue, parking and transit

Kent State University Library

1125 Risman Drive

Kent, OH 44242

Parking is behind the library - see the map on the registration page.

Program/Schedule

9:00 - 9:45

  • Registration and continental breakfast

9:45 - 10:00

  • Opening Remarks

10:00 - 10:45

  1. Communicating IA - Jackie Greenfield
  2. IA is Elemental: A Broader Look at Organization - Patricia Nill

10:45 - 11:00

  • Break

11:00 - 11:45

  1. Usage Maturity Matrix: A tool for making user-centered information architecture and design decisions within project constraints  - Alesha Arp
  2. IA is Elemental and Experiential - Joshua Randall

11:45 - 12:45

  • Lunch

12:45 - 1:00

  • Announcements and giveaways

1:00 - 1:45

  1. The IA of You: How a Japanese Concept Can Help You Organize Your Life - Dawn Ace and Jay Oldaker
  2. Long Live Information Architecture!  - Darren Hood

1:45 - 2:00

  • Break

2:00 - 2:45

  1. Step 1: Relying on Research to Create a Better IA  - Farah Rohman
  2. Scaling your operation using a Research Operations Framework - Abigail Plumb-Larrick

2:45 - 3:00

  • Break

3:00 - 3:45

  1. Understanding Decision Making Behaviors to Create Informative IA - Alaina Phillips
  2. The tie between IA and AI - Marc Majers

3:45 - 4:00

  • Closing remarks and giveaways