Past roles: co-chair and speaker
Giles Colborne co-founded cxpartners in 2004. Since then, it has grown to one of the world’s leading independent UX consultancies which works with global companies to create web and mobile user experiences that make a measurable difference to their bottom line and their customers’ lives. His book, Simple and Usable, is a bestseller in the US, UK and China.
Giles is actively involved in the community: he mentors startups and individuals, is a former President of the UK Usability Professionals’ Association, is former co-chair of IA Summit, and UX Awards judge. Additionally, he has worked with the British Standards Institute in developing guidance on web accessibility.
- Information Architecture in the Age of Algorithms (2016 Main Conference Talk)
- Make it Simple: Four Web Design Strategies (2010 Main Conference Talk)