World IA Day 2012 is about bringing the Information Architecture community together. We’re fostering links within local communities and on a global scale. We’re sharing information, ideas and research. And we’re doing it through unconventional, exciting and engaging IA events this February.
The first ever World IA Day focuses on Designing Structures for Understanding. On February 11, 2012, we’re hosting WIAD events in 14 cities across all corners of the globe. Learn from world-class IA minds, network, showcase new ideas and attend events tailored specifically to your community.
Saturday, 11 February 2012
9:00am, – Registration opens, Breakfast Coffee + Pastry Buffet
10:00am – Speakers
12:00pm – Delicious lunch, served by W2 Media Cafe
1:00pm – ‘Engage IA’ Interactive Sessions
3:00pm – More Speakers
4:00pm – Prizes & Wrap up
4:30pm – ‘IA Happy Hour’ at The Charles Bar
Join us for an exciting day packed with internationally renowned speakers, interactive sessions and chances to network with your IA, UX and design peers from across the Pacific Northwest.
Listen as our speakers share their thoughts on the present and future of IA and how we can improve our community of practice by reaching out to our communities at large.
Engage with your fellow IAs and designers and gain new perspectives and ways to improve your practice.
Enjoy a full day of fun and socializing with those as passionate about this dynamic and rapidly growing industry as you are!