Join us for our panel discussion on designing GUI across multiple
platforms: web, phone apps, iPad, etc. We'll discuss success factors in
ensuring ur content design, graphics and user interface both looks good
across platform, and takes advantage of platform-specific features.
Your web site: is there a call to action, FB/Twitter buttons, Flash or
no Flash? Your phone app: is it customized for phone, usability, geo-location? Your iPad app: Can u swipe and shake it?
Our scheduled speakers so far include:
- Juan Pablo Bedoya, Citysearch. Sr. Director of Product Management and User Experience. Oversees web, mobile. Former Product Manager at Fox Broadcasting Company, and Yahoo! (home page)
- Tim Richards, BLITZ,
VP of User Experience. Completed multi-screen roll-out for HALO
Waypoint, and FX’s 'It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia' @BLITZagency
- Jessica Abroms, teatime media, founder. Designed and produce 5 apps including MASH (iPhone, Android) and Douchebag movie app. @teatimemedia-
- Mike Takahashi, UCLA, Web Strategies Manager, Communications & Public Outreach. Launched UCLA mobile (http://m.ucla.edu/), uses CSS to deliver specific styling based on mobile device
We're looking for 1-2 more panelists to share their insights and projects. If u have done graphic design for an entertainment (movie, TV, music, game) project or company across 2 or more platforms (web, iPhone, Android, iPad) and can speak about adapting content and interface to take advantage of platform features, email a short description to firstname.lastname@example.org with DESIGN as the subject.
- 7-8p: Networking and Check-in
- 8-9p: Panel & Q&A
- 9-10p: More networking
We'll be at Upper West on Pico in West LA/Santa Monica. Their specialty cocktails ($6 for ginger cosmo, watermelon mojito, peach caipirinha, etc.) and appetizer specials (thai calamari, lamb nacho, bar burger) available til 10p.