Speaker: Adriana Olmos
April 15-18, 2009
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA

Speakers: Biography

Adriana Olmos

Interactive Designer
460, rue Ste-Catherine Ouest
Studio 505
Montreal QC
H3B 1A7 Canada

Adriana Olmos has a keen interest in the areas of Visual Perception and Human Computer Interaction (HCI). She is a passionate advocate of the user, the use of observational techniques and Usability Testing. At BlueSponge she works on a contract basis as an Interactive Designer, where she actively collaborates in various projects designing the interactive experience and information architecture following a user-centered approach. She received her Bachelors degree in Electronics Engineering and Telecommunications from the Universidad Iberoamericana Leon, Guanajuato, Mexico in 1998; and her Ph.D. degree from the Computing and Electrical Engineering Department at Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland, in 2002. She developed visual perceptual models and experimental interfaces while working as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the McGill Vision Research Laboratory and the Biomotion Lab at Queens University.

Adriana will present Emerging Web Browsing Alternatives. [Paper]