Jim Kalbach

Jim Kalbach is a noted author, speaker, and instructor in user experience design, information architecture, and strategy. He is currently the Head of Consulting and Education with Mural.ly, a leading online whiteboard for digital collaboration. Previously, Jim has worked with large companies, such as Audi, SONY, Elsevier Science, Lexis Nexis, Citrix, and eBay, among others. 

Before returning to the US in 2013 after living for fifteen years in Germany, Jim was the co-founder of the European Information Architecture conferences. He also co-founded the IA Konferenz series in Germany.

Jim’s plays jazz bass in jam sessions and combos in Jersey City, where he currently lives. In 2007 Jim published his first book, Designing Web Navigation (O’Reilly). His latest book, Mapping Experiences (O'Reilly), is now available everywhere. He blogs at http://www.experiencinginformation.com and tweets at @jimkalbach

You'll want to hear more from Jim for sure. Take a look at his thoughts on "Effective Remote Design" or "Mapping Experiences: Five Key Questions to Get Started."