Besides being an interesting event, the site is also very well-designed. Sweet typography. I also like how when you rollover the logo the type changes. True, it's not a new idea, but it's rarely done well. Check it out!
From the AIGA Communique newsletter dated 2007-08-16
DUX07: Conference on Designing for User eXperience: Early registration deadline is September 5
Social media and networks are creating new design challenges. How do we inspire and enable people to contribute, create, personalize and share experiences? How are design roles changing in the face of this shifting landscape?
This conference is the premiere global forum dedicated to the exchange of radical new user experience strategies, providing exclusive insight and discussion about new design methods, and offering access to research and design practitioners with a visionary perspective on the future of the profession. Discuss current issues with other designers and strive to define your own role in shaping user experience.
DUX07 is presented by AIGA, the professional association for design, the Association for Computing Machinery’s (ACM), SIGGRAPH and SIGCHI. Register by Wednesday, September 5 for the best rates! For more information, visit dux2007.com