What does Microsoft have to offer Digital Agencies? Microsoft Innovation Days

In December DPE (where I work at Microsoft) and the Partner Team are getting together to run a series of “Innovation Days” in five Australian cities. Innovation Days are a rapid tour of some of the latest goodies from Microsoft, with a focus on how they can benefit your business. We’ve divided the day into…


Speaking at PANPA on the Gold Coast this week

I am speaking (twice!) at the PANPA Conference (Pacific Area Newspaper Publishers Association) this Wednesday (10th). I’ll be demoing Deepzoom and Photosynth and talking about adding depth to web content. Here’s the blurb: Taking away the toilet roll – new dimensions for newspapers on the Net Portable, customisable, familiar, navigable, sharable. Newspapers in the real…


World Usability Day on Thursday

Thursday is World Usability Day and there are Australian Events in Brisbane, Canberra, Melbourne and Sydney. The theme this year is healthcare.

MIX on Campus – I know I’ll be there

Nick Ellery is doing a great job putting together the “MIX on campus” events in Melbourne, Brisbane and Sydney. MIX on campus is where we show some of the latest MS stuff to students, academia and, well, anyone who wants to come along. There’ll be a heavy emphasis on User Experience, games and, yes, jobs….


Age of User Experience – Sydney, Brisbane (2) and Melbourne

Well, we’ve finally got our act together and scheduled the Age of User Experience briefings for Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne. The dates are: Sydney: Wednesday 11th of April, 4:00pm Brisbane: Thusday 12th of April, 5:00pm AND Friday 13th of April, 8:00am Melbourne: Wednesday 18th of April, 4:00 pm The plan is to take a couple…


The Age of User Experience – Sydney (11/4), Brisbane (12/4 & 13/4), Melbourne (18/4)

  You are invited to  attend a Microsoft briefing on “The Age of User Experience” .   Where an d When Sydney Brisbane Melbourne Microsoft Theatre 2, 1 Epping Rd, North Ryde Microsoft, Level 9, Waterfront Place, 1 Eagle Street, Brisbane Microsoft Theatre, Level 5, 4 Freshwater Place, Southbank Wednesday, 11th of April: 4:00pm to…


Age of UX – one down

Well the first Age of UX event really well – I think. The numbers were great, there were lots of good questions (and one sticky question – Kordsey knows what I mean), the pizza’s were good and on the roadtrip home Kordsey and I got to bond as only newbies can – by complaining and eating jelly…