The meetings will be held in the Usability Lab, room 307 of the Faculty of Information Studies building (also known as the Bissel Building). The address is 140 St. George Street. The building is attached to Robarts Library.
Once you've reached the building, walk up the south stairs outside and go through the set of revolving doors to your right into the Bissel Building. Take the elevators up to the third floor, and turn left. The Usability Lab should be the first door on your right. If you get lost, please contact Pat Murray at 416-946-3225.
Overview of Proposed Design/Development/Testing Process
Getting Started Plan
Steering Committee Meeting (all welcome)
Roles and Governance
Communication Strategies with Participating Communities
Coordination with Software Projects: Timelines and Priorities
Fluid Working Meeting (in parallel)
UX Deliverables in Depth: Roles, Techniques, Timelines
Protocols for User Testing and Heuristic Evaluation
Identify Potential Components and Design Patterns
Many of the following hotels offer discounted "university rates" to visiting faculty and students to the University of Toronto. Discounted rates can be obtained with student/faculty identification. In some cases, they may require further proof from the University of Toronto that you are indeed a guest of the University. In such cases, please feel free to email Pat Murray and we will be happy to send a letter to the hotel on behalf of the conference to verify the nature of your visit. Please include a list naming the specific hotel as well as the names of each member of your group. The quoted rates listed below are in Canadian dollars and should be checked individually with the respective hotels.
$119.00 and up (Mention U of T)
280 Bloor Street West
About a 5 minute walk away from Robarts Library, right on campus.
Parking is extra.
Accessible rooms available
The Madison Manor Boutique Hotel
20 Madison Avenue
1-877-561-7048 (Canada / United States)
Non-smoking, no elevator, not accessible, breakfast included
5 min walk
$99.00 (mention ATRC or U of T)
30 Carlton Street
Up to 4 persons per room
About a 25 minute walk away from where the meeting will be held. Parking is extra.