Storytelling with Data

How do I keep my audience engaged while I’m throwing huge piles of information at them? Storytelling is an art form and a science that has been practiced throughout human history. The core principles of storytelling haven’t changed, but people forget about the basic principles of character, time and setting …

AGI positions

Web Application Developer (UI/UX, JavaScript, CSS) Software Developer, Developer Relations (loves to code demos, talk, and demo) Senior 3D Graphics Architect (would also consider entry level; someone who wants to work directly with WebGL and streaming massive datasets)

So… What Do I Make?

Reports are in from Twitter, Medium, and the like: we can’t make full comps, use Photoshop, or even utter the phrase “visual design” anymore. What’s a designer to do? Has our role evaporated? Fear not: Dan Mall will help redefine the tasks of the modern day designer in light of …

Junior Front End Developer

POSITION: Junior Front End Developer COMPANY: EmpireCovers LOCATION: Jenkintown, PA REQUIRED EXPERIENCE: Experience with front-end UI technologies: HTML, CSS, JQuery/Javascript Experience with Microsoft Visual Studio, ASP.NET and C# is a plus but not required Experience with SQL Server data centric programming is a plus but not required Knowledgeable in the …

Web Designer Developer

POSITION: Web Designer/Developer The National Weather Service’s Climate Prediction Center (CPC) requires a Web Designer/Developer to support activities related to the ongoing development, design, and implementation of a redesigned CPC web site. COMPANY: Innovim LOCATION: College Park, MD REQUIRED EXPERIENCE: The successful candidate will have a degree in web design/development …

Mind The Gap: Designing The Space Between Spaces w/Josh Clark

Learn to create web and app experiences that share control among multiple devices, designing not only for screens but for sensors. The technology is already here in our pockets, handbags, and living rooms. Learn how to use it right now. Josh Clark is a designer specializing in multi-device design, strategy, and user …

Incentives and Rewards in Interactive Experiences

Simple game dynamics can vastly improve the enjoyment, engagement, and content retention a visitor derives from an interactive media experience, whether it be a website, touchscreen or app. Still, “gamification” is widely misunderstood and misapplied. Employing game dynamics generally isn’t about creating a video game; it is about providing a …

It’s A Great Time To Be A UX Designer w/Jared Spool

A growing number of organizations have seen success through great UX design, from Apple to the White House, and the demand for great designers has never been better. But creating great experiences needs a new breed of designer. One that can handle all the skills involved, from visual design to …

Designing for RWD

Web design projects can be excruciatingly complex, often fraught with hidden stakeholders, nebulous business goals, and indiscriminate design approvals—and with the explosion of Responsive Web Design, the equation has only gotten more complex. In this session, you’ll learn how to build a design process and deliverables strategy to ensure a …