- User Experience 2007
- Web Design World 2007
Learn how users really use your Web site, and how to design for them. In Boston, for example, design guru Jeffrey Zeldman of Happy Cog will explain how the words on a site are a crucial but overlooked tool for delivering a user interface with punch.
- 2008 International CES
- Macworld Conference & Expo
After these two extravaganzas, you should have your 2008 consumer-electronics wish list filled. Expect more devices to let you take pics, music, and videos anywhere, such as a box, set to be featured at CES, from LaCie, that can control your iTunes remotely.
- Digital, Life, Design Conference
- World Economic Forum
Put a bunch of smart, creative people together, and before you know it, they might just save the world—or at least natter endlessly about building the society of the future. At the DLD event, topics will include megacities and the future of architecture. Think of that gathering as the intellectual amuse-bouche to Davos’s brainy tasting menu—many of its attendees go on to Davos, where the 2008 theme is "the power of collaborative innovation" and the co-chairs include Tony Blair,
A version of this article appeared in the December 2007 issue of Fast Company magazine.