F/OSS Usability Workshop
Are you involved in a F/OSS project? Are you having problems involving usability processes in your product or service? Do you want a user-oriented application, but do not know how? Do you have significant outcomes of an experiment, observation or a use-case? This 1-day workshop bundled with seminars, panels and poster sessions will serve as a learning basis for both F/OSS developers and usability specialists.
Theme: Empowering F/OSS applications with a usability focus: designing for a successful project
Date: 15 December, 2006
Place: Blue Room, CINECA (Bologna, Italy)
Fee: Participation is free of charge
This workshop has 3 main goals. The participants will
have an understanding of the current relationship between F/OSS and usability, together with problems, barriers and actions taken.
understand how F/OSS and usability will cooperate across the organization or a project.
have the ability to integrate their refreshed usability skills and the project they are involved.
We welcome anyone interested in design of F/OSS products and involving usability in F/OSS: developers, usability experts, user interface designers and end-users.
Make your project visible.
Increase awareness with user centered design.
This is the final programme of the workshop.
Please use this registration form to apply to the workshop before December 10, 2006. Include your name, surname, e-mail address and organization properly. All participants including speakers and attendees are encouraged to submit their personal information.
Note that workshop is free of charge.