Our teams have realized the benefits of the Persona Speed-Dating method in a number of contexts.
These sessions revealed how new technologies might better support teens’ self-exploration and reflection, as well as how they could complicate their identity construction processes.
In addition to these study-specific findings, this project prompted further reflection on and refinement of the User Enactment method itself. * Best Paper Award* (Local Copy, ACM Link) Odom, W.
This ensures we consider different perspectives as we design experiences for people with varied needs and goals, and in differing contexts.
Referring to personas is one way to prevent decision-making based primarily on personal self-reference or assumptions.
I generated four design concepts that changed the form and behavior of these digital things, making them more present within a teen bedroom.