Current role: Website and Discord Manager
Past roles: co-chair, experience director, poster presenter, speaker, and volunteer
Grace Lau is an information architect and designer based in Greater Los Angeles, California. She supports the information architecture community through organizing events and mentoring. She co-founded DIA Design Guild, a design community and collective for new and transitioning tech professionals to learn and develop UX skills on real-world projects.
Her first IA Summit was in 2007 Las Vegas. She is also the co-president of World IA Day.
- The Art and Science of Role-Based Access Control in Discord UX (2021)
- IAC21 Co-Chair Welcome (2021)
- (Re)Architecting a Community (2022)
- Using IA and research to Understand and Recharge the IA Community ()
- Redesigning IAC: the website attempt v23 FINAL FINAL (IAC23)
Interviews, blog posts, and more!
- Planning an Accessible Design Conference (2018 Backstage)
- Toward a More Inclusive IAC (2021 BlackLivesMatter, Diversity, and Inclusion)
- Meet Your IAC21 Co-Chairs (2021 )
- The Information Architect with an identity crisis: Grace Lau (2021 Backstage and Diversity)
- IAC21 Podcast: Behind-the-Scenes with the Co-chairs (2021 and 2021 Backstage Blog )