Celebrating excellence in Interaction Design, one project at a time

I've been fortunate to be a part of the Interaction Design Association (IxDA), a global design organisation that creates platforms for the community to gather and advance the discipline of Interaction Design. IxDA has truly been my professional home, and over 50,000 other people are...

Industry and Academia working together at RMIT

On August 28th, I was invited to attend the Media and Communications Industry Forum at RMIT, where industry representatives from across the spectrum of technology, design, research, cultural institutions and business gathered with departmental representatives from across RMIT, lead by Professor Margaret Gardner AO, Vice-Chancellor and President...

Framework of service experience: Could it work?

Many of us in the studio were fortunate to take part in UX Australia 2013, held in Melbourne at the end of August.  As always, they put on a great event (with our very own Steve Baty as one of the event organisers) and Meld...

Open studio on June 7

Come one, come all! We welcome you to join us for our monthly gathering on Friday, 7 June, starting at 4pm. We wanted to hold an open house on a monthly basis so that we could bring together friends and clients and chat in a...

I have data. What I need is intelligence.

The other day I was sitting down with a client to discuss the potential for creating a qualitative research program to support a long-term program of work that impacts the work life of thousands of internal staff.  As we were discussing the merits and necessity...

Meld Studios attending the Service Design Global Conference

Meld Studios is excited to have four studio members attending the Service Design Global Conference in San Francisco October 20th & 21st. Iain Barker and I will be giving a talk about service mapping, this time focusing on the value service mapping has for business....

Niina, Jono and Kimberley, welcome to Meld Studios!

...and now we are six.Meld Studios is excited to introduce three very talented individuals that will strengthen and broaden our studio's capabilities. Please join me in welcoming Niina Talikka, Jono Yang and Kimberley Crofts. Take a look at their bios. We're not only excited about having more...