Is UX a Cult? by Kathi Kaiser
Usability Professionals' Association 2011 Conference IGNITE session
Is UX a Cult?
Kathi Kaiser evaluates the cult-like elements of the User Experience profession.
Slides at http://www.slideshare.net/Centralis/is-user-experience-a-cult
Kathi’s experience in human-computer interaction spans more than fourteen years and includes engagements at notable user experience firms HannaHodge and Doblin Group. She is an authority on user-centered design who serves as an adjunct faculty member at the Institute of Design at the Illinois Institute of Technology. Kathi holds a Master's degree in Social Science from the University of Chicago and a BA in Psychology from Georgetown University.
You can follow Kathi on Twitter at @kathikaiser.