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 UPA Conference 2004

Come network in our community



UPA 2004 will explore the many ways that communities affect usability and the user experience, as well as the ways that the user experience affects communities.

 Conference News

Post-Conference Summary Page

The post-conference page for collecting late speaker presentations and blogs is now online.

Connecting Communities - Eileen's Blog

Conference Committee member Eileen Quenin examines social networks - one way of connecting people through online communities. Join in the discussion!!

See you in Minneapolis to connect in person.

Matthew Oliphant's Blog


Photo of Ginny Redish Ginny Redish to deliver keynote

We all belong to many communities – by birth and by choice. Come explore what makes a group into a community and the implications of a community focus for our work.

Howard Rheingold brings smart mobs to Minneapolis

What happens when computing technologies amplify human talents for cooperation? Instant communities that can be both beneficial and destructive, used by some to support democracy and by others to coordinate terrorist attacks.



  Conference Calendar
Mar 3 Registration opens
Mar 19 Poster and Idea Market presenters accepted
Apr 2 Early registration ends
Apr 9 Speaker presentation materials due
May 15 Standard registration ends
Tutorials and Workshops
June 8 Opening Reception
UPA 2004 Conference
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