The De-Intellectualization of Design
Sketchnote by @ChrisNoessel
The De-Intellectualization of Design Big Idea:
Daniel Rosenberg, one of the old guard of Human-Computer Interaction, bemoaned the loss of a computer-science heavy approach to interaction design. He then shared his three-part antidote: Industry certification, employing Chief Design Officers, and better design education (read: computer and cognitive-science based). Guess which one of these was the audience’s “favorite”?
The big question of certification: Who will certify the certifiers? #ixd14
— Jared Spool (@jmspool) February 7, 2014
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An excellent counterpoint to Dan’s observation was Irene Au’s early-morning mindfulness talk.