Colloquium: Charles L Mauro, CHFP (MauroNewMedia): The Future Is Not What It Used To Be: A Discussion of The Rapidly Changing UX Design/Research Problem Space From The Standpoint of Practitioner Participation and Education
Mr. Mauro will utilize a number of high profile UX Design and UX Research case studies drawn from his firm?s experience profile to discuss 3 critical trends that are driving changes in how UX designers and UX researchers are educated, utilized and promoted in industry. He will tie these professional factors to larger trends in technology and group problem solving.
Charles L Mauro, CHFP is President of MauroNewMedia, a New York-based consulting firm specializing in usability engineering and user interface design, founded in 1975. Over his 35 year career, Charles has been retained by many leading corporations and startups covering a wide range of industry sectors, including financial services, consumer products, industrial systems, and military applications. His firm?s clients include Apple, Nike, Amgen, Pfizer, Google, NASA, Goldman Sachs and dozens of other leading business entities. He holds numerous US and international patents covering UX and product design. He has been responsible for complex UX design solutions currently running on major world markets. Charles is the Chairman of the Design Protection Section of the Industrial Designers Society of America and is the IDSA liaison to the USPTO for Design Day 2016-17. He has lectured on UX design and usability at MIT, Stanford University and other leading educational institutions. Charles has been retained as an expert witness in over 75 major cases representing leading high technology companies covering UX and product design patent litigation. He has received awards and citations from the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, Association of Computing Machines and, NASA. He has been quoted in Science, New York Times, BusinessWeek, Wall Street Journal. He writes on UX related trends on the blog Pulse>UX. He has a BS in Industrial Design from The Los Angeles Art Center College of Design and a Masters Degree in Human Factors Engineering from NYU. He has been an author of amicus briefs submitted to the Federal Circuit and the US Supreme Court on matters of UX intellectual property and design patent law.
5:45am to 7:45am