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Margaret Hanley

Digital Transformation Consultant, PwC Australia

Melbourne

With 20 years experience in three continents, Mags has developed the user experience for organisations such as Time Out, BBC, Debenhams department store, Yellow Pages (Sensis) and Office of National Statistics UK. Her fields of expertise are information architecture, usability research and management.

She has been teaching UX since 2001 when supporting Louis Rosenfeld, she taught Information Architecture across the world with the Nielsen Norman Group. Over the last 14 years, she has taught information architecture, usability testing, content modelling and UX Management across the world for conferences such as EuroIA, LUXr, IA Summit and UX London.

Her motto when teaching is: 'Theory and concepts are good but practising it is better.' She aims in every class she teaches to get the students understanding why they are doing something, so they can explain, share and defend their decisions.

Previously (14):

Free Lunchtime Class: Beginners Guide to Information Architecture

Free Lunchtime Class: Beginners Guide to Information Architecture

User experience today goes beyond the web; learn how to structure the information within these experiences to support increasingly complex business goals and user needs.

3 Times

User Experience Design Immersive

User Experience Design Immersive

Ten weeks. All day. Monday through Friday. Learn the skills of a UX designer and put them to work while building a comprehensive portfolio.

3 Times

Career Fast-Track: Opportunities in User Experience Design

Career Fast-Track: Opportunities in User Experience Design

In this special edition Career Fast Track class, we will cover the steps that you need to take to get into the User Experience Design industry

2 Times

Beginners Guide to Information Architecture

Beginners Guide to Information Architecture

User experience today goes beyond the web; learn how to structure the information within these experiences to support increasingly complex business goals and user needs.

Information Architecture for SEO: Drive More Search Traffic Through Design

Information Architecture for SEO: Drive More Search Traffic Through Design

Information architecture is a crucial part of achieving high organic search engine optimisation rankings. Organising your site's data & content affects many parts of your design.

Break into the Melbourne UX industry – A Guide for Non-Visual Designers

Break into the Melbourne UX industry – A Guide for Non-Visual Designers

Looking to break into Melbourne's UX Industry but have not come from a design background? Come & listen to four industry experts who will share their stories & how they cracked it.

World Information Architecture Day

World Information Architecture Day

On 20 February 2016, General Assembly will be hosting the first Melbourne World Information Architecture Day (WIAD).

Product Management & User-Centred Design Workshop

Product Management & User-Centred Design Workshop

This full day workshop dives into key product management & user concepts including building an MVP, user-centred design, and how to communicate and work successfully in a team.

General Assembly Open Day: Back to School!

General Assembly Open Day: Back to School!

Ever wondered what it's really like to be a student at General Assembly? Well, pack up your backpack, put on your thinking cap, and join us for our first ever GA Open Day!

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