Design practice ethnography

Design practice ethnography

Through following the work of interaction designers at three San Francisco consultancies, my dissertation asks: What do interaction designers make, and how do they make it? Download the dissertation (PDF)
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From Park Bench to Satellite: Designing from the Ground Up

Keynote. Industrial Design Society of America conference, 2011

Handwaving and the real work of design

Goodman, E. 2011. Handwaving and the Real Work of Design. interactions, 18(4): 40 – 44.
From Garments to Gardens: Negotiating Material Relationships Online and ‘By Hand.’

From Garments to Gardens: Negotiating Material Relationships Online and ‘By Hand.’

Goodman, E. and Rosner, D. 2011. From Garments to Gardens: Negotiating Material Relationships Online and ‘By Hand.’ In Proc. CHI ’11: 2257-2266.

Understanding interaction design practices

Goodman, E., Stolterman, E., and Wakkary, R. 2011. Understanding interaction design practices. In Proc. CHI ‘11: 1061-1070.

Data as process

Talk, Data & Cities Conference, Stamen Design, San Francisco – 2011
City Centered: A festival of locative media and urban community

City Centered: A festival of locative media and urban community

In 2010, I co-organized City Centered, a free, three-day festival of locative media and urban community in San Francisco. The event included demonstrations and installations in the Tenderloin district, a symposium in the Mission district and community training workshops. The art festival, which I co-curated, included contributions from MIT’s Senseable Cities Lab and Stamen Design....

HCI, communities and politics

DiSalvo, C., Light, A., Hirsch, T., Le Dantec, C.A., Goodman, E.  and Hill, K. 2010. HCI, communities and politics. In Proc CHI EA ’10: 3151-3154.
Opinion Space

Opinion Space

Opinion Space will harness the power of connection technologies to provide a unique forum for international dialogue. This is…an opportunity to extend our engagement beyond the halls of government directly to the people of the world. U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton 2010 Opinion Space is an online platform designed to promote more nuanced dialogue...

From access to associations: Making connections with electronic resources

Keynote, Electronic Resources and Libraries conference. 2009.

Designing for Urban Green Space

Presentation, LIFT Marseilles, 2009

Three Environmental Discourses in HCI.

Goodman, E. 2009. Three Environmental Discourses in HCI. In Proc. CHI EA ’09: 2535-2544.

Designing for Urban Green Space

O’Reilly Emerging Technologies Conference, 2009.