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11 to 13 May 2011
Lisbon, Portugal
Dario Buzzini
Dario Buzzini is a Design Director at IDEO in Europe. Trained as a product and interaction designer, Dario has led and contributed to many international projects across industries - from telecommunications, to financial services, consumer electronics and healthcare. Since joining IDEO in 2005, Dario has helped a vast number of clients such as AT&T, Fiat, Ford, Eli Lilly, Motorola, Novartis, Philips, Prada, Tecno and Telecom Italia, address complex challenges. Dario's passion and core interests are physical grammars, formal languages, design technology and social interactions.

As an educator, Dario has been engaged since 2005 in teaching and coaching students at different universities in Europe, including the Politecnico di Milano, the Interaction Design Institute Ivrea and the Umea Institute of Design. Dario holds a Master of Science Degree in Industrial Design from the Politecnico di Milano and a Master of Science Degree in Interaction Design from the Interaction Design Institute Ivrea.

Dario Buzzini


The Manual of Detection

The work of the UX designer is comparable to the one of the detective: shadowing, finding evidence, following leads and clues, documenting and even bluffing are few of the activities that designers need to engage with in order to be successful in their discipline. Through these metaphors and a series of case studies of IDEO's work, the presentation will highlight some successful techniques for shaping user experiences across different platforms including:
Friday, 13 May @ 16:40-17:20
40 minutes
Auditorium I

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