IxDA New York Presents: The Quantified Self
Wednesday, November 16, 2011 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EST)
New York, NY
Quantified Self Planning
Join us for a dive into the world of personal data through the eyes of the New York Quantified Self group. As the need grows for interaction design in devices and products that capture personal data, there is a lot the followers of the Quantified Self movement can teach the UX community. Come learn the latest trends in personal data tracking and see it in action.
WHO THIS EVENT IS FOR
- IxDA members interested in personal tracking
- Members of the Quantified Self community who are also designers and /or developers that are interested in UX
6:30 - 7:00 Networking and light refreshments
7:00 - 7:15 History of the Quantified Self movement
7:15 - 8:00 Quantified Self presentations with Q&A
8:00 - 8:15 Q&A panel discussion
8:15 - 8:30 Wrap up
Wednesday, November 16th 2011
6:30pm - 8:30pm
28 West 23rd Street
New York, NY 10010
IMPORTANT!! Participant slots are limited, so you must have a ticket to attend. Please only RSVP if you know you can attend.
Cancellations: Please email us (email@example.com) as soon as you know you cannot use your ticket. We'll release your seat for one of your fellow practitioners and generate good IxD karma for all involved! Cancellations must be received by Tuesday, Nov. 15th at noon in order to receive a refund
ABOUT OUR SPEAKER
Quantified Self is a collaboration of users and tool makers who share an interest in self knowledge through self-tracking. We exchange information about our personal projects, the tools we use, tips we’ve gleaned, lessons we’ve learned. We blog, meet face to face, and collaborate online.
ABOUT OUR HOST
AppNexus is the world leader in real-time advertising technology, serving the most sophisticated companies in the ecosystem. The AppNexus platform is the only ad server built specifically for the real-time advertising business. Composed of interoperable display advertising technologies, the customizable AppNexus platform supports the evolving needs of buyers and sellers. AppNexus is led by a high-caliber management team that includes the founders of the world’s first and most successful ad exchanges at Right Media and DoubleClick, as well asleaders from AOL, HP and Vonage.
IxDA’s mission is to improve the human condition by advancing the discipline of Interaction Design. To do this, we foster a community of people that choose to come together to support this intention. IxDA relies on individual initiative, contribution, sharing and self-organization as the primary means for us to achieve our goals. IxDA comprises over 10,000 members, and many meet at events like this one in over 80 locations worldwide. If you or your friends are based in the suburbs or further from New York, you can find contact information for other local groups on the ixda.org site.
When & Where
With over 50,000 members and more than 150 local groups around the world, the IxDA network actively focuses on interaction design issues for the practitioner no matter his or her level of experience. IxDA is a novel kind of “un-organization” and relies on its passionate members to help serve the needs of the international Interaction Design community.
The IxDA New York City local group is a vibrant community of people interested in interaction design who meet monthly at face-to-face events. Programming is created by a volunteer group of local leaders and realized through the generosity of speakers, sponsors, and host partners.
To learn more about IxDA, please visit http://www.ixda.org
To follow and/or contribute to IxDA NYC, please visit http://www.ixda.org/local/new-york-ixda