Steve Baty, principal at Meld Studios, has over 15 years experience as a design and strategy practitioner. Steve actively contributes to public discourse on these topics through the design community, articles and conferences.
Steve serves as President of the Interaction Design Association (IxDA) and sits on the Good Design Council of Australia. He is the founder of UX Book Club; co-Chair of Australia’s UX Australia, Service Design, and Agile UX conferences; and served as Chair of Interaction|12 – the annual conference of the IxDA for 2012. In 2012 Steve will be acting on the Judging Panel for the Australian International Design Awards and the Interaction Awards programs.
At UX Australia 2012, Steve is presenting: Workshop: Sources of innovation: Techniques for structured idea generation in innovation projects and Presentation: Sources of innovation: how context and empathy drive innovation