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Jodi, Jodi, Jodi. Posted on 07/15/2001.

Spent this past weekend at the 4th Summit for the Advance for Design. Among the many people met were Jodi Forlizzi, an interaction designer teaching at Carnegie Mellon's HCI program. Her research page mentions a number of compelling projects, including a theory of user-product experience as it relates to interaction design, and designing interfaces to support human attention. She and I also talked about some research she's doing on car navigation systems, particular around maximizing the efficacy of maps.

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Just don't ask her about Dewey's Art as Experience.
Posted by stewart @ 07/16/2001 01:03 PM PST [link to this comment]

peter - any chance for an extended summary of Advance For Design from your point of view?? for those of us who couldn't afford to cross the pond... :-(
Posted by Matt @ 07/16/2001 02:42 PM PST [link to this comment]

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