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Johannesburg, South Africa - World IA Day 2012

Johannesburg, South Africa

When: Feburary 11, 2012, 8:45 Where: The auditorium of the Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture (FADA) at the University of Johannesburg
Auditorium of the Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture (FADA) at the University of Johannesburg, Bunting Road Campus, Auckland Park, Johannesburg

You are invited to a one-day mini conference to celebrate World IA Day (WAID) on Saturday the 11th of February 2011, Johannesburg.

Line-up:

  • Key note: Andrea Resmini (Sweden) author of ‘Pervasive Information Architecture’, president of the Information Architecture Institute and founder of the Journal for Information Architecture
  • Local speakers will include Rian van der Merwe (Kalahari.com), Rey Uys (Standard Bank), Vlad Nedelcu (The Times), Jason Hobbs (Human Experience Design) and William Saunders (Flow Interactive)
  • This event is brought to you by the Information Architecture Institute, the University of Johannesburg and the SA UX Forum.

Schedule:

  • 08h45: Registration opens
  • 09h45 – 12h00: Welcome & speakers
  • 12h00 – 13h00: Lunch
  • 13h00 – 16h15: Speakers & open mic sessions
  • 16h15 – 16h45pm:
  • After event drinks and networking at Il Giardino, 44 Stanley
    • Tickets are available online at

      • Regular ticket: R450
      • Institute of Information Architects member (available at door, please provide proof of membership): R350
      • Student tickets (limited availability at door, with valid student card): R100

      For more information, visit the SA UX Forum Blog at

Local Coordinator

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Jason Hobbs
jh-01 / Human Experience Design / University of Johannesburg

Jason Hobbs is a user experience professional and an IA practitioner with more than 14 years experience working for international agencies in Africa and Europe. Jason started his own design consultancy firm JH-01 / Human Experience Design in 2005, and is currently a research affiliate and lecturer to the FADA Research Center at the University of Johannesburg. Jason is a previous advisor to the Board of Directors of the Information Architecture Institute and the founder of the SAUX Forum, an organization fostering the growth of the user experience community of practice in South Africa.
Jason Hobbs is coordinating WIAD 2012 in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Speaker

William Saunders
Flow Interactive

William Saunders is speaking in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Vlad Nedelcu
The Times

Vlad Nedelcu is speaking in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Rey Uys
Standard Bank

Rey Uys is speaking in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Rian van der Merwe
Kalahari.com

Rian van der Merwe is speaking in Johannesburg, South Africa.
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Andrea Resmini
Author of ‘Pervasive Information Architecture’, president of the Information Architecture Institute and founder of the Journal for Information Architecture.
Andrea Resmini is speaking in Johannesburg, South Africa on Keynote.
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Jason Hobbs
jh-01 / Human Experience Design / University of Johannesburg

Jason Hobbs is a user experience professional and an IA practitioner with more than 14 years experience working for international agencies in Africa and Europe. Jason started his own design consultancy firm JH-01 / Human Experience Design in 2005, and is currently a research affiliate and lecturer to the FADA Research Center at the University of Johannesburg. Jason is a previous advisor to the Board of Directors of the Information Architecture Institute and the founder of the SAUX Forum, an organization fostering the growth of the user experience community of practice in South Africa.
Jason Hobbs is speaking in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Additional Speakers:
William Saunders
Vlad Nedelcu
Rey Uys
Rian van der Merwe
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Andrea Resmini
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Jason Hobbs