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New Frontiers in Social Media

New Frontiers in Social Media is an event that will explore how social media will influence our lives in the future.

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Date: 12 February 2009
Location: Jurys Inn, UK

NMK: User Centred Design

Are you planning to redesign your site or want it to work harder for you? Would you welcome the opportunity to learn some really good guidelines for successful UCD? This course takes you through a User Centred Design process, looking at both theory and practice, giving you the confidence to commission and manage UCD.

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Date: 16 February 2009
Location: University of Westminster, UK

50+ lists of digital predictions for 2009

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Usability: what's the use?

For the digital sector, usability and user experience are more than new fads. There's plenty of talk about these topics and their perceived value to businesses, but how important is usability really? What impact does it have on software and web designers looking to improve their performance, ROI and staff efficiency?

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Date: 28 January 2009
Location: Cube, UK

UX London

UX London is three days of education, inspiration and skills development in the heart of the city. Bringing together some of the leading practitioners in usability, information architecture and user experience design, this conference will be a mix of inspirational talks and practical half day workshops. UX London will equip attendees with the practical skills needed to do their jobs better, be they budding IAs, experienced practitioners or UX managers.

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Date: 15 June 2009
Location: The Cumberland Hotel, UK

UK UPA World Usability Day 2008

The UK UPA is proud to be hosting an event to mark World Usability Day this year at LBi. The theme this year is Transportation and we will be having a series of talks on Transportation and interesting perspectives on wider Usability.

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Date: 13 November 2008
Location: LBi, UK

First World Usability Day Event in Estonia

Trinidad Consulting (http://www.trinidad.ee), Tramm (Mihkel Uukkivi, http://www.tramm.ee) and Altex Marketing (http://www.altex.ee) are presenting you First World Usability Day in Estonia on 13.11.2008. There will be a workshop about usability and usability of transportation.Meet people and talk about these subjects. Event is free, please register by e-mail: hegle.sarapuu@trinidad.ee (places are limited)

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Date: 13 November 2008
Location: T Kolledž - room 409, EE

Open Source for Games Developers

Open Source for Game Developers will discuss the relative merits of their particular approaches in the context of the corporate games industry’s most recent successes to save a traditional business model by enforcing copyright law the hard way and potentially alienating future customers.

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Date: 28 October 2008
Location: 01zero-one, UK

Web Strategy

Are you planning to redevelop, refresh or amend your website in the next 12 months? If so, you’ll find this Web Content Strategy seminar a great place to learn more! Featuring talks on 4 areas you should be considering before investing.

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Date: 19 November 2008
Location: UK

User Experience 2008

User Experience 2008 is a six day long conference in Amsterdam aimed at both web usability beginners and veterans. The event offers 31 full-day tutorials where attendees will have the opportunity to hear from industry leaders on subjects ranging from information architecture to specialised topics such as designing complex applications.

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Date: 16 November 2008
Location: Movenpick Hotel, NL

Oxford Dreamweaver User Group

This official Adobe User Group holds its second meeting at OFVM in September. Topic yet to be announced, but this is a free, friendly and informal group exploring Dreamweaver, web development in general, Fireworks, Photoshop and Illustrator.

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Date: 3 September 2008
Location: OFVM Film Oxford, UK

@media Ajax

After a hugely successful, highly praised, sell-out event last year, @media Ajax returns for more presentations and panels from some of the leading figures in modern web application development.

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Date: 15 September 2008
Location: Conway Hall, UK

UK Gov Teacamp

A gathering for people working in and around UK government who have a particular interest in UK government online.  It happens twice a month, on the first and third Thursdays.

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Date: 18 September 2008
Location: Cafe Zest (top floor of House of Fraser), UK

Understanding User Centered Design

This one-day workshop is designed to provide an insightful, practical, hands-on overview of the User-Centred Design (UCD) process and the range of different methods that can be used to enhance the user experience of websites and web applications.

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Date: 16 October 2008
Location: Watershed Media Centre, UK

Online Retail User Experience Benchmarks 2006

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usability
ecommerce
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What do online, offline and multichannel retailers need to know about the consumer internet habits in? Is there such as thing as “E-commerce 2.0”?

We feel that Online Retail User Experience Benchmarks 2006 is another groundbreaking study that e-tailers around the world should read and digest, before making the necessary changes to improve their websites. The result should be increased conversion rates and happier repeat customers. So what’s included in this 82-page report?

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