We'll define a pattern language for search and discovery that embraces user psychology and behavior, multisensory interaction, and emerging technology; and we'll explore design principles and methods for creating the search applications of tomorrow.
Peter Morville is a writer, speaker, and consultant. His bestselling books include Information Architecture for the World Wide Web and Ambient Findability. He advises such clients as AT&T, Harvard, IBM, the Library of Congress, Microsoft, the National Cancer Institute, Vodafone, and The Weather Channel. His work on experience design and the future of search has been covered by BusinessWeek, The Economist, Fortune, NPR, and The Wall Street Journal. Peter's latest book, Search Patterns, was published in 2010. He blogs at findability.org