Dec 1 2005

Information architects suffer from an incomplete tool set; they lack a full set of capabilities for undertaking strategic planning and management of information environments. Up to this point in time much of the focus in the information architecture community has been placed on the tactical...

Dec 1 2005

This intranet review toolkit provides intranet managers and designers with aneasy-to-use method to assess the strengths and weaknesses of their intranet. Itcontains a substantial set of heuristics, allowing a detailed intranet reviewto be conducted that focuses on a wide range of functionality,...

Nov 6 2005

An exclusive one-day workshop for information architects Where: The offices of MAYA Design, with field trips to the Carnegie Library Branches, Pittsburgh, PA When: Monday, December 12

Read about and register for User Interfaces for Physical Spaces

Overview

Complex information...

Nov 6 2005

For 2005-2006, there is a new board of directors, and those directors have chosen new advisors.

Board of Directors (2005-2006)

Peter Merholz, President Founder, Adaptive Path http://peterme.com/

Stacy Surla, Treasurer Information Architect, MITRE Corp.

Samantha Starmer,...

Jul 29 2005

The Information Architecture Institute will hold annual elections for the Board of Directors during the last week of August 2005. The nomination process begins immediately. See the following links for further information:

http://iainstitute.org/pg/elections.php (gateway page)

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Jun 12 2005

FRANKFURT: The first conference for information architecture (IA) in Germany took place in Frankfurt on Saturday and Sunday May 28-29, 2005 with just under 50 participants from around the country.

The weekend was filled with back-to-back presentations Ð 9 in total Ð beginning with a...

Apr 6 2005

Where: Edith Macy Conference Center, Briarcliff Manor, NY (about 45 minutes by train from Midtown Manhattan) When: Friday, October 7 to Sunday, October 9, 2005

Why a New Challenges Retreat? Presentations Interested in presenting? (Sorry, the presentation submission deadline has already...
Apr 3 2005

April 4, 2005 -- The IA Institute held a successful Leadership Seminar as a preconference program for the ASIS&T IA Summit taking place in March in Montreal, Canada.

More than 95% of the attendees rated the IA Institute preconference as "very good" or "excellent" overall, and cited...

Mar 31 2005

Following the successful Information Architecture retreat in California last October, additional retreats have been organized in Germany and New York.

The first retreat will take place in Frankfurt, Germany on May 28 and 29, 2005. Other than the opening keynote, the entire retreat will...

Feb 13 2005

February 14, 2005 -- AIFIA is proud to announce the launch of its new identity: The Information Architecture Institute.

To achieve wider recognition for information architecture, the Institute's leadership embarked on a process to create a new identity. While the AIfIA name has...