MiUPA 2005 Events

November 3, 2005

World Usability Day for Michigan

  • Real World Usability Success Story Carol Barnum, Professor of Information Design and Co-Director of the Usability Center, Southern Polytechnic State University, and author of Usability Testing and Research
  • Useful, Usable, AND Desirable: How One Washer Changed the Face of Laundry
    Laura Vennie and Sara Ulius Sabel, Usability Specialists from Whirlpool
  • Accessibility Experts Lead the Way to Profits by Design
    Speakers: Stephen Blosser and Michael J. Hudson MSU Resource Center for Persons with Disabilities
  • User Experiences and System Issues with Online Recommender Systems
  • Speaker: Joseph Konstan, Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Minnesota, and author of Word of Mouse: The Marketing Power of Collaborative Filtering

October 12, 2005

Live Usability Evaluations of Local Web Sites

Dave Mitropoulos-Rundus, President of the Michigan UPA and UPA International Board Member
Sites relevant to Southeast Michigan were reviewed. These included Thomson Gale, Jackson National Life Insurance, and Techsmith Corporation

October 4, 2005

Live Usability Evaluations of Local Web Sites

Dave Mitropoulos-Rundus, President of the Michigan UPA and UPA International Board Member
Sites relevant to Western Michigan were reviewed. These included Amway, National City, and Zondervan

May 11, 2005

Latest Research: Human Behavior on the Web

Susan Weinschenk, Chief of Technical Staff, Human Factors International

March 14-15 , 2005

Internet User Experience 2005 conference

A conference spotlighting methods for dramatically improving today’s web site user experience.

February 23, 2005

Interaction Design for Complex Problem Solving: Developing Useful and Usable Software

Barbara Mirel, Associate Professor at the University of Michigan and author of Interaction Design for Complex Problem Solving: Designing Useful and Usable Software

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