Talk: No Nonsense UI Design

UI design today is often following the latest fad or trend. To a novice it may seem hard to determine what is just about making something cool and trendy vs actually making your application easier to use.

This talk is intended for developers making applications with complex interfaces, and who struggle with concrete choices: what GUI component is best used in a given circumstance? How should the UI components be laid out? How do I make the user understand which parts are related? How do you pick or design an appropriate icon for a given situation?

We will look at concrete examples of bad design and how the design can be improved upon.