In the old days, the developers made it work and then the designers made it pretty, but that’s no longer quite what happens.
So how can developers and designers at digital and creative agencies work best in this new world?
Come and enjoy a beer with luminaries from both sides of the fence and help us thrash out the best solutions.
Frank Boyd (Chair)
Frank has worked on a series of innovative programmes to support creative, social and economic development in the UK’s new media sector since founding the Arts Technology Centre (Artec) in 1989. He established the European Multimedia Labs, the Digital Media Alliance and BAFTA’s Interactive Entertainment Awards before joining the BBC Innovation and Learning team as Director of Creative Development in 2000. He has designed and directed the BBC Innovation Labs since 2005 and leads the mentoring teams there.
Martina has 9 years’ experience in user-centred interaction design, with a background in brand development. Her areas of expertise include e-commerce, internationalisation and web to mobile interaction. She joined Flow from Yahoo! Mobile and has previously worked with clients including Amazon, FIFA, Mercedes-Benz, Motorola, Pepsi and Play.com. Martina is studying for an MA in Applied Imagination at Central Saint Martins.
Mark is co-founder of Agile Lab, a training and consultancy organisation that helps businesses and organisations to apply processes that are proven to deliver innovation. He is passionate about the new ways of communicating and working together that Agile allows. Previously, he has worked for IBM, Xerox, Cambridge University and Soda Creative.
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Added by NMK on January 11, 2008