so what is interaction design anyway?

Here's how some people describe this thing we call Interaction Design: 

“Information design is the skeleton; visual design is the flesh, and interaction design is the muscle that joins the two.” 

Valerie Casey

“No one cares about what you think, unless you do what you think. No one cares what you do, unless you think about what you do.”  

Jack Schulze, Berg London

news & links

Create11 is now listed on

Check out the 2nd DESIRE Network conference, Eindhoven, the Netherlands, 19-21 October 2011

DESIRE’11-Creativity and Innovation in Design

Create11 :: Keynote Speaker is Moritz Waldemeyer

Create11 : Organising Committee


Steering Committee:  

John Bonner, Huddersfield University

Michael Smyth, Edinburgh Napier University

Ingi Helgason, Edinburgh Napier University

Ergonomics Society Liaison:  

Tony Russell-Rose, Endeca

British Computer Society Liaison:

Tom McEwan, Edinburgh Napier University


Kia Horrocks, Institute of Ergonomics & Human Factors 

Programme Committee: 

Walter A. Aprile, Delft University of Technology

Jay Bradley, Edinburgh Napier University

Nick Bryan-Kinns, Queen Mary University of London

Martin Brynskov, Aarhus University

Benjamin Cowan, University of Birmingham

Ernest Edmonds, University of Technology, Sydney

David England, Liverpool John Moores University

Paul Green, Cork Institute of Technology

Marc Hassenzahl, Folkwang University

Janis Jefferies, Goldmsmiths, University of London

Michelle Kasprzak, V2_Institute for the Unstable Media, Rotterdam

John Marshall, School of Art and Design, University of Michigan

Alex Milton, Heriot-Watt University

Ivica Mitrovic, University of Split

Oli Mival, Edinburgh Napier University

Florian 'Floyd' Mueller, Stanford University

Shaleph O'Neill, Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design (DJCAD) University of Dundee

Paul Rodgers, Northumbria University School of Design

Chris Speed, Edinbugh College of Art

Victor Vina, Elisava School of Design, Barcelona