Theo Mandel’s “Golden Rules of Web Design” Keynote Presentation – User eXperience Russia, October 2009

Theo Mandel, Ph.D. was invited to give a keynote presentation at the User eXperience Russia conference in Moscow, Russia, on October 26, 2009.

Mandel’s keynote, “The (New) Golden Rules of Web Design,” is an new presentation based on a chapter from the well-known book, The Elements of User Interface Design (John Wiley & Sons, 1997). The presentation describes the history of UI/Web interface design and usability guidelines, and then shows how these “Golden Rules” of interface design still apply to today’s web design world.

Mandel’s book was translated into Russian in 2005. It was the first book translated into Russian with the word “Interface” in its title. Many of the attendees at the conference learned their craft by reading this book.

The User eXperience Russia 2009 conference was a huge success. There were over 300 attendees at the conference (

View the SlideShare presentation.

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