Presented December 11, 2014
Destinations, places, and spaces. Today, there is a mobile application or digital mapping for any type of experience, from your local retailer to arts complexes and international airports.
Watch a conversation on the opportunity for EG designers to cross over to the world of digital user experience, and learn why it’s essential to be up to speed on platforms, capabilities, and what your client really needs. We’ll discuss the information and technological ecosystem necessary to develop, manage, update, and deploy digital maps on site and in mobile contexts for the hottest places and spaces.
This course is led by Vijay Mathews,Principal of W&Co., the New York-based digital design and development studio with a specialized focus on digital interaction with the built environment. Since 2010, W&Co. has developed websites and mobile handheld apps that couple intuitive and sophisticated user experiences with trend-setting technology. With a strong background in wayfinding strategy applied to the mobile domain, Vijay has become a thought leader in the fast-growing specialization of digital wayfinding. He discussed what's trending in mobile applications today and how EGD designers can consider using mobile for mapping and specialized applications for their projects.