Presentations

Upcoming Presentations

Keynote. Oregon Virtual Reference Summit.
Bend, Oregon. May 16, 2014.

Information Architecture Workshop. Internet Librarian.
Monterey, California. October 26, 2014.

Past Presentations

Closing Plenary. Information Architecture Summit 2014.
San Diego, California. March 26-30, 2014.

Keynote. Academic Library Directors Symposium.
San Francisco, California. February 20-21, 2014.

Information Architecture Workshop and Keynote. Internet Librarian.
Monterey, California. October 28-30, 2013.

Inspiration Architecture (Keynote). Library 2.013.
Worldwide Virtual Conference. October 18-19, 2013.

Inspiration Architecture (Keynote). Internet Librarian International.
London, England. October 15-16, 2013.

Web Governance: Where Strategy Meets Structure. IA Summit.
Baltimore, MD. April 6, 2013.

The Architecture of Understanding. World IA Day.
Ann Arbor, MI. February 9, 2013.

The Future of Search & Discovery. SLA Annual.
Chicago, IL. July 15-18, 2012.

Cross-Channel Strategy (Keynote). Midwest UX.
Columbus, OH. May 31 - June 2, 2012.

The Architecture of Understanding. UX Lisbon.
Portugal, Lisbon. May 16-18, 2012.

Ubiquitous Information Architecture. IA Konferenz.
Essen, Germany. May 10-12, 2012.

Design for Cross-Channel Experiences (Workshop). IA Summit.
New Orleans, LA. March 21-25, 2012.

Ubiquitous Information Architecture. Le Web à Québec.
Québec City, Canada. February 22-24, 2012.

The Future(s) of Information Architecture. World IA Day.
Ann Arbor, Michigan. February 11, 2012.

Ubiquitous Information Architecture (Keynote). Internet User Experience.
Ann Arbor, Michigan. October 12, 2011.

Conference Keynote and Workshop. User Experience Russia.
Moscow, Russia. October 6 - 8, 2011.

Conference Keynote. User Focus 2011.
Washington, DC. September 16, 2011.

Ubiquitous Information Architecture (Workshop). IA Summit 2011.
Denver, CO. March 30, 2011.

Ambient Findability (Keynote). Library and Archives Canada.
Ottawa, Canada. January 25, 2011.

Experience Maps and Search Patterns (Keynote). KMWorld.
Washington, DC. November 15-18, 2010.

Search Patterns (Keynote). HP Digital Summit.
Palo Alto, CA. November 9, 2010.

Ubiquitous Information Architecture. IDEA 2010.
Philadelphia, PA. October 1, 2010.

Search Patterns (Keynote). Internet User Experience.
Ann Arbor, Michigan. July 26, 2010.

Search Patterns (Keynote). Search Engine Strategies.
Toronto, Canada. June 10, 2010.

Search Patterns & Information Architecture with Maps. UX London.
London, England. May 19-20, 2010.

Search & Discovery Patterns (Keynote). Enterprise Search Summit.
New York, New York. May 11, 2010.

Search & Discovery (Keynote). Webmasters Forum.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. May 6, 2010.

The Future of Search & Discovery. IA Summit.
Phoenix, Arizona. April 9-11, 2010.

Search Patterns: Tangible Futures for Discovery. SXSW.
Austin, Texas. March 14, 2010.

The Future of Search (Core Session). Interaction 10.
Savannah, Georgia. February 7, 2010.

Search & Discovery Patterns. UIE Virtual Seminar.
Live Event Sold Out! A Recording is Available. January 12, 2010.

Search Patterns (Keynote). Search Engine Strategies.
Chicago, Illinois. December 8, 2009.

Ambient Findability (Vision Session). NASIG Annual 2009.
Asheville, North Carolina. June 5, 2009.

Ambient Findability (Keynote). World Usability Day 2008
Putney, Vermont. November 13, 2008.

Ambient Findability & Information Architecture (Plenary). SCMLA 2008
Birmingham, Alabama. October 29, 2008.

User Experience Week. Public Talk and Workshop Series.
Lisbon, Portugal. November 3, 2008 - November 6, 2008.

Search 3.0 (Keynote). KMWorld & Intranets 2008
San José, California. September 25, 2008.

Search Patterns (Keynote). Endeca Discover 08
Orlando, Florida. May 19, 2008.

Ambient Findability (Keynote). GIL Users Group 2008.
Fort Valley, Georgia. May 15, 2008.

Information Architecture 3.0 and Search Patterns. IA Summit 2008.
Miami, Florida. April 10-14, 2008.

Opening the User Experience. SirsiDynix SuperConference 2008.
Detroit, Michigan. April 5, 2008.

Information Architecture & Findability (Keynote). SharePoint.Org 2008.
Baltimore, Maryland. March 11, 2008.

Ambient Findability and Information Architecture. Webstock.
Wellington, New Zealand. February 11-15, 2008.

Ambient Findability: Challenges for Health Sciences.
AAHSL Annual Meeting. Nina Matheson Lecture.
Washington, DC. November 5, 2007.

Information Architecture 3.0. Workshop at ASIS&T Annual 2007.
Milwaukee, Wisconsin. October 21, 2007.

Ambient Findability: Libraries, Librarians, and the Internet of Things. Invited lecture for staff of the New York Public Library.
New York, New York. October 17, 2007.

Information Architecture 3.0. Smart Experience Class.
New York, New York. October 16, 2007.

SL IA Summit 2007 Redux. Information Architecture 3.0.
Info Architecture Island, Second Life. July 27, 2007.

ALCTS President's Program. 2007 ALA Annual Conference.
Washington, D.C. June 25, 2007.

Ambient Findability and the Future of Search. Google Tech Talk.
Mountain View, California. June 21, 2007.

Ambient Findability. University of Michigan Library Forum.
Ann Arbor, Michigan. June 8, 2007.

Information Architecture & Findability. USID 07.
Barcelona, Spain. May 21, 2007.

Ambient Findability and the Future of Search. Roger Summit Award Lecture. AIIP Annual Conference 2007.
Minneapolis, Minnesota. April 21, 2007.

Ambient Findability (Keynote). CIC Library Conference.
Minneapolis, Minnesota. March 19-20, 2007.

Information Architecture 3.0. 8th Annual IA Summit.
Las Vegas, Nevada. March 23, 2007.

Information Architecture & Search. International Master Class.
Sydney, Australia. March 8-9, 2007.

Libraries and the Internet of Things. Kunnskapsorganisasjon 2.0.
Oslo, Norway. January 2007.

Redesigning Government: The Future of Search and the Role of the CIO. Government CIO Summit.
San Diego, California. November 2006.

First Latin American IA Retreat.
Santa Cruz, Colchagua, Chile. November 2006.

Findability. A Cyberspace Safari with Peter Morville and Joe Janes. ASIS&T UW. Seattle, Washington. October 2006.

Conference Keynote. European Information Architecture Summit.
Berlin, Germany. September 2006.

Keynote. Kentucky Library Association Annual Conference.
Louisville, Kentucky. September 2006.

Ambient Findability. Ann Arbor IT Zone.
Ann Arbor, Michigan. July 2006.

Ambient Findability. Library of Congress.
Washington, DC. July 2006.

Ambient Findability (Keynote). GeoTec Event 2006.
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. June 2006.

Navigating Nodes of Influence (Panel). The Hyperlinked Society.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. June 2006.

Ambient Findability. NEASIS&T Annual Awards Dinner.
Cambridge, Massachusetts. May 2006.

Ambient Findability (Keynote). Enterprise Search Summit 2006.
New York, New York. May 2006.

Ambient Findability. Design IT Conference 2006.
Tokyo, Japan. April 2006.

Information Architecture & Findability. Full-Day Workshop. IA Summit. Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. March 2006.

Ambient Findability. South by Southwest (SXSW).
Austin, Texas. March 2006.

Ambient Findability. O'Reilly Emerging Technology (ETech).
San Diego, California. March 2006.

Ambient Findability. Internet User Experience 2006.
Ann Arbor, Michigan. February 2006.

Massive Scale Beyond Your Imagination. IOP 2006.
Tysons Corner, Virginia. January 2006.

Information Architecture Strategy. TerraForum International Series.
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. December 2005.

Information Architecture Strategy. TerraForum International Series.
São Paulo, Brazil. December 2005.

Information Architecture Track Keynote. Online Information 2005. London, England. November 2005.

Information Architecture 1 and 2. NN/g User Experience 2005.
London, England. November 2005.

Information Architecture 1 and 2. NN/g User Experience 2005.
Boston, MA. October 2005.

Information Architecture & Findability. Half-Day, Pre-Con Seminar. ASIS&T 2005 Annual Meeting. Charlotte, NC. October 2005.

Experience Design Unplugged. Web Program, Paradigm Track. SIGGRAPH 2005. Los Angeles, CA. August 2005.

Information Architecture & Search. Half-Day, Pre-Conference Tutorial. Enterprise Search Summit. New York, NY. May 2005.

Information Architecture. Guest Lecture. Harvard Business School. Boston, MA. April 2005.

Experience Design Unplugged. Keynote. Internet User Experience 2005. Ann Arbor, MI. March 2005.

Sorting Out Social Classification. Panel. ASIS&T Information Architecture Summit. Montréal, Canada. March 2005.

Curriculum Development. Panel. ASIS&T Information Architecture Summit. Montréal, Canada. March 2005.

Information Architecture & Findability. Full-Day Seminar.
Washington, DC. November 2004.

Information Architecture 1 and 2. User Experience 2004.
Amsterdam, The Netherlands. November 2004.

Information Architecture & Findability. Full-Day Seminar.
San Francisco, CA. October 2004.

The User Experience. KMWorld & Intranets 2004 Keynote.
Santa Clara, CA. October 2004.

Information Architecture 1 and 2. User Experience 2004.
Las Vegas, NV. October 2004.

Information Architecture & Findability. Full-Day Seminar.
Boston, MA. September 2004.

Experience Design Unplugged. WebVisions 2004 Keynote.
Portland, Oregon. July 2004.

Information Architecture Conference. Paris, France. June 2004.

“Information Architecture: Integrating Search.” Enterprise Search Summit. New York, NY. May 2004.

“Ambient Findability.” Ann Arbor Computer Society. Ann Arbor, MI. May 2004.

“Information Architecture Unplugged.” (Keynote) Danish Research Library Association. Korsør, Denmark. March 2004.

“Information Architecture Unplugged.” Royal School of Library and Information Science. Copenhagen, Denmark. March 2004.

“Information Architecture & Content Management.” University of Washington iSchool. Seattle, WA. February 2004.

“Information Architecture and Findability.” The Yaffe Center for Persuasive Communication. Ann Arbor, MI. January 2004.

“User Experience: Strategy and Design.” Online Information 2003. London, England. December 2003.

“Information Architecture: Why It Matters.” Online Information 2003. London, England. December 2003.

“Strategy, Architecture, and the Future of Libraries.” Internet Librarian 2003. Monterey, CA. November 2003.

“Ambient Findability.” Internet Librarian 2003. Monterey, CA. November 2003.

Information Architecture 1 and 2. User Experience 2003. Chicago, IL. September 2003. London, England. October 2003.

“The Scope of User Experience.” Invited Panel. Designing for User Experiences. (DUX 2003). San Francisco, CA. June 2003.

Semantic Web & Information Architecture. Interaction Design Institute Ivrea. Turin, Italy. April 2003.

IA Leadership Seminar (a collaborative endeavour of ASIST and AIFIA). IA Summit 2003. Portland, OR. March 2003.

“Designing for Findability.” Computers in Libraries 2003. Washington, DC. March 2003.

“User Experience Design.” Web Managers Academy. Computers in Libraries 2003. Washington, DC. March 2003.

Online Northwest 2003 (Keynote). Corvallis, OR. February 2003.

“IA and User-Centered Design.” IBM. Southbury, CT. February 2003.

“Intranet Strategy & Architecture.” ASIST 2002. Philadelphia, PA. November 2002.

“The IA Divide: Issues Worth Fighting About.” Internet Librarian 2002. Palm Springs, CA. November 2002.

“Information Architecture & Strategy.” BayCHI East. Berkeley, CA. November 2002.

“Two Sides of the Same Coin: IA & Content Management.” KMWorld & Intranets 2002. Santa Clara, CA. October 2002.

“Information Architecture & Strategy.” Silicon Valley WebGuild. Los Gatos, CA. October 2002.

“The Value of Information” (Keynote). ASIST Pacific Northwest. Portland, OR. September 2002.

“Libraries in the New Information Environment” (Panelist). WCC Library Dedication. Ann Arbor, MI. September 2002.

“The Age of Findability.” AIGA's Fifth Advance for Design Summit. Las Vegas, NV. July 2002.

“New Roles in Information Architecture.” ASIS&T 3rd Annual Information Architecture Summit. Baltimore, MD. March 2002.

“Beyond the Thesaurus.” Ontario Library Association Super Conference 2002. Toronto, Canada. February 2002.

“An Information Architect's Manifesto” (Keynote). Swedish Society for Technical Documentation. Stockholm, Sweden. November 2001.

“Synonyms & Taxonomies.” Fall Internet World 2001. New York, NY. December 2001.

“Information Architecture & Organizational Strategy.” ASIS&T Annual Meeting. Washington, D.C. November 2001.

“Synonyms & Taxonomies” (with Amy Warner). University of Michigan's Digital Tool Kit. Ann Arbor, MI. June 2001.

“Customer Expectations Are Changing. Are You?” Ann Arbor IT Zone. Ann Arbor, MI. June 2001.

“The Intersection of Information Architecture and Information Technology.” KnowledgeNets 2001. New York, NY. May 2001.

“Business Strategy and Information Architecture.” KnowledgeNets 2001. New York, NY. May 2001.

“Tools for Implementing Information Architectures” (with Karl Fast). Intranets 2001. Santa Clara, CA. April 2001.

“Metrics for Learner-Centered Design.” ASIS&T 2nd Annual Information Architecture Summit. San Francisco, CA. February 2001.

Synonyms and Taxonomies” (with Samantha Bailey). ACIA Seminar. New York, NY. January 2001.

“A Business Case for Information Architecture.” Internet Librarian 2000. Monterey, CA. November 2000.

“Information Architecture from Top to Bottom.” Internet Librarian 2000. Monterey, CA. November 2000.

“Synonyms and Taxonomies” (with Samantha Bailey). ACIA: Information Architecture 2000 pre-conference seminar. La Jolla, CA. October 2000.

“Dreamtime.com.” (Keynote) Information Architecture 2000. La Jolla, CA. October 2000.

“Developing an Information Architecture from the Top Down and Bottom Up.” KM World 2000. Santa Clara, CA. September 2000.

“Information Architecture: Foundation for KM.” KM World 2000. Santa Clara, CA. September 2000.

“Information Architecture: Integrating Practice and Research” (with Keith Instone). Hypertext '00 / Digital Libraries '00. San Antonio, TX. June 2000.

“Information Architecture Design” (with Samantha Bailey). User Interface 2000 West. San Francisco, CA. April 2000.

“Strange Connections.” ASIS&T First Annual Information Architecture Summit. Boston, MA. April 2000.

“Information Architecture for Sites and Intranets.” WebCHICAGO. Chicago, IL. March 2000.

“Leveraging Your Search Engine.” WebCHICAGO. Chicago, IL. March 2000.

“Information Architecture Design.” C|Net Builder.com Live! New Orleans, LA. December 1999.

“Information Architecture for Sites and Intranets.” WebBOSTON. Boston, MA. December 1999.

“Designing Search Systems for Web Sites and Intranets.” User Interface 2000 East. Cambridge, MA. November 1999.

“Information Architecture.” Michigan Library Association Annual Conference. Dearborn, MI. November 1999.

“Structures & Compasses.” Fall Internet World '99. New York, NY. October 1999.

“Intranet Portals.” Internet World Summer '99. Chicago, IL. July 1999.

“Information Architecture for Sites and Intranets.” Web Design & Development '99. San Francisco, CA. July 1999.

“Information Architecture” (Keynote). Web Developer Conference, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. Chicago, IL. May 1999.

“Information Architecture for the World Wide Web” (Keynote). Arbortext Users Group International Annual Meeting. Ann Arbor, MI. May 1999.

“Information Architecture Design.” Bowling Green State University. Bowling Green, OH. February 1999.

“Web Searching.” Internet World Canada '99. Toronto, Canada. February 1999.

“The Next Frontier for Content Management” (Panelist). Special Library Association State of the Art Institute. Washington, DC. November 1998.

“Structures & Compasses.” Special Library Association State of the Art Institute. Washington, DC. November 1998.

“Information Architecture” (with Argus staff). UM School of Information and the University Libraries. Ann Arbor, MI. April 1998.

“Web Site Architecture” (with Samantha Bailey). Spring Internet World '98. Los Angeles, CA. March 1998.

“Designing Navigation Systems” (with Samantha Bailey). Spring Internet World '98. Los Angeles, CA. March 1998.

“Web Site Architecture.” Internet World Australia Pacific '97. Sydney, Australia. August 1997.

“Finding and Evaluating Information on the Net.” Internet World Australia Pacific '97. Sydney, Australia. August 1997.

“Complex Web Sites and Intranets” (with Louis Rosenfeld). COMDEX Spring '97. Atlanta, GA. June 1997.

“Building Complex Web Sites” (with Louis Rosenfeld). Spring Internet World '97. Los Angeles, CA. March 1997.

“Finding and Evaluating Information on the Internet” (with Louis Rosenfeld). Spring Internet World '97. Los Angeles, CA. March 1997.

“Web Site Architecture: Principles of Digital Librarianship.” Web Design & Development '97. San Francisco, CA. February 1997.

“Building Complex Web Sites” (with Louis Rosenfeld). Fall Internet World '96. New York, NY. December 1996.

“Finding and Evaluating Information on the Internet” (with Louis Rosenfeld). Fall Internet World '96. New York, NY. December 1996.

“Information Retrieval on the Internet.” The University of Michigan's School of Information. Ann Arbor, MI. November 1996.

“Web Site Architecture.” Web Developer Canada '96. Vancouver, Canada. September 1996.

“Finding and Evaluating Information on the Internet” (with Louis Rosenfeld). Spring Internet World '96. San Jose, CA. May 1996.

“Advanced HTML: A Hands-on Workshop” (with Louis Rosenfeld). Spring Internet World '96. San Jose, CA. May 1996.

“Designing Your Web Site.” Web Developer '96. Chicago, IL. February 1996.

“Designing and Maintaining Your Web Site.” Fall Internet World '95. Boston, MA. November 1995.

“Exploring the Internet” (with Louis Rosenfeld). Windows World: Enterprise Computing Solutions Exposition and Conference. Chicago, IL. July 1994.