Also thanks to our friends at Terrabit Systems who will be giving away a shiny new iPad at the event! Best door prize evar!!!
What: geekSessions 2.0: The Art and Science of UI
When: Tuesday, February 22nd, 6:30pm-10:30pm
6:30pm – Registration, Networking, Beer
7:30pm – Panel discussion and Q&A (bar closed)
9:00pm – More beer, more networking
About the Speakers
HTML5 Stunt Coordinator, Q42
Martin created Sarien.net which is an HTML5 based retro game emulator and multiplayer social experience. Sarien.net enables anyone with an HTML5 capable device to play classic Sierra games like Space Quest (awesome on iPad) and Leisure Suit Larry. It also enables users to play these games in a multiplayer mode and interact with others in the game world.
Creative Director, Sencha
VP Product, SimpleGeo
Jeffrey spent nearly seven years as Chief Creative Officer of Threadless.com, focused on overall creative direction, design and product development/strategy. During his time there, they built the company from a profitable side-project into a multi-million dollar brand with an active, thriving online-community of over a million tee shirt and design enthusiasts. After Threadless, Jeffrey spent some time as Digg’s Director of Design, and is now working to make it less complicated for developers to add location features to their web and mobile applications as VP of Product at SimpleGeo.
Director of Design, Social Chocolate
Chelsea Howe is currently Director of Design at Social Chocolate. Previously, she worked at Zynga as a Designer on FarmVille. Prior to her social gaming experience, she co-founded Proper Walrus to develop quirky, experimental indie games like Tipoli. She also worked at ActionXL designing and producing motion PC and mobile games, and at Cornell University as a game design instructor for the outreach portion of an NSF-funded research grant.
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