World Usability Day New England
By Dartmouth College and Landmark College
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Dartmouth College and Landmark College join forces to present the annual World Usability Day New England conference as part of the Usability Professionals Organization’s World Usability Day event. The conference theme is “universal usability to enhance learning, effectiveness, and understanding across people of all abilities.” This video podcast contains several of the conference sessions from the November 2007 conference, including the keynote address given by Ben Shneiderman.
|1||VideoCreativity Support Tools||Ben Shneiderman discusses how software and user interfaces can make people more creative.||19 12 2007||Free||View In iTunes|
|2||VideoAdaptive Design for Web Environments||Sarah Horton and Patrick Lynch discuss how to use adaptive design to create a single web document that plays to multiple contexts.||19 12 2007||Free||View In iTunes|
|3||VideoUniversal Design for Learning in Practice||Michael Rydel and Andre Lukatsky present the methods used by The Hadley School for the Blind to provide usable e-learning and its alternatives to students who are blind or visually impaired.||19 12 2007||Free||View In iTunes|
|4||VideoUniversal Design in Instruction||Manju Banerjee and Loring Brinckerhoff present principles of universal design as applied to instruction and discuss their impact from an individual as well as an institutional perspective.||19 12 2007||Free||View In iTunes|
|5||VideoThe New Science of Universal Usability||Ben Shneiderman discusses the idea of Science 2.0, which shifts attention from the natural to the made world, including topics such as environmental preservation, energy sustainability, conflict resolution, community building, and universal usability.||19 12 2007||Free||View In iTunes|