Andy Fitzgerald

language + meaning + user experience architecture

Desiring Ecologies - Meaning-Making in the Network Wilderness

2 May, 2015

Here are the slides and a complete transcript of my 2015 Information Architecture Summit talk on information design for emerging organic networks. This is the latest iteration of a topic I had the honor and privilege to deliver at the Italian IA Summit in Bologna (as the Keynote talk), and at Seattle’s inaugural World IA Day event. In each of these cases, my goal was to explore how an ecological approach to information spaces can help us design more effectively in complex and unpredictable environments.

Talk Description

As networked information ecologies get more complex, interdependent, and unpredictable, designers must...