The Value of IA – The 9th Academics & Practitioners Roundtable at the 2021 Information Architecture Conference

IAC 2021

April 19, 2021

Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

Roundtable framing: The 9th Academics & Practitioners Roundtable welcomes information architecture practitioners and academics of all levels of experience as well as anyone from IA-adjacent or IA-overlapping fields. The Roundtable’s unique value proposition lies in its diversity of its participants and how it drives discussions of how information architecture continues to evolve as a discipline and profession. 2021 Theme: The Value of IA. Information architecture has evolved to think broadly…

Additional sessions

April 21  11:00 AM to 1:00 PM local time
April 22 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM local time
(various groups around the globe on 21st or 22nd depending on their location/timezone)

April 23 at 7:00 AM EDT

Connecting Users to Content: An Introduction to Taxonomy Design & Creation

IAC 2021

April 21, 2021


This workshop is sold out. Taxonomies have evolved from classification systems to adaptable interactive tools to link users to desired content on websites, intranets, and web applications. Taxonomies are not the same as a website’s navigation and can do a lot more. Taxonomies can provide guiding categories of topics, suggested search terms, aspects for faceted search, or topics for sorting and filtering results. To be truly helpful, however, taxonomies need…

Additional sessions

This workshop meets 3 times

  • April 21, 2021 2 PM to 4 PM EDT
  • April 22, 2021 2 PM to 4 PM EDT
  • April 23, 2021 2 PM to 4 PM EDT