ATL World IA Day 2017

Washington, D.C. campuses

GA D.C. (Northern Virginia)
2231 Crystal Drive - 10th Floor
Arlington VA 22202

GA D.C., 1776
1133 15th Street NW, 8th Floor
Washington D.C. 20005

Past Locations for this Event

ATL World IA Day 2017

Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C. campuses

GA D.C. (Northern Virginia)
2231 Crystal Drive - 10th Floor
Arlington VA 22202

GA D.C., 1776
1133 15th Street NW, 8th Floor
Washington D.C. 20005

Past Locations for this Event

About this event

Featured Content: 5 amazing lightening talks related to Information Architecture skills or issues, insightful keynote featuring Andrew Hinton from State Farm, student panel on AR/VR IA from Georgia Tech students and futurists. A yummy lunch from Lotta Frutta followed by intensive career, design and IA coaching from over 20 mentors. At the end a raffle with free prizes including software licenses and books.

Overview: World IA Day celebrates all that is consistent, transparent, findable and understandable! It’s a global movement to make content and information more accessible and usable. Come check it out.

What You’ll Take Away: You’ll take away a much better understand of Information Architecture best practices and actionable insight. Plus you’ll have the opportunity for mentoring from some of the leading UX minds in the southeast. And everyone gets some giveaway love - but you must be present to win.

Why It Matters: Information Architecture is a fundamental part of UI/UX. It’s one of the hottest topics and creates some of the hottest jobs possible today. No matter which team you work in, having an understanding of how to structure usable content is valuable.

Takeaways

  • You’ll learn about Design Thinking, Content Science, Conversational UI, White-boarding, Usability, IA Structure, AR/VR and much more
  • You’ll meet some of the most successful, insightful and creative IA people in the Atlanta community including WIAD team, IxDA, and LTUX.
  • All registered participants are eligible for mentoring sessions that include guidance and coaching on Design, Career and IA Process
  • Several recruiting firms will be onsite to review current openings.
  • Raffle giveaways are open to all but you must be present to win.

Prereqs & Preparation

Bring your questions about IA, your thoughts about the future of IA and please bring some burning issues for your mentors. We’d also love your insights on how to keep improving ATL World IA Day for our 2018 team.

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