Academic Advisory Positions

Dan is an active advisory board member of, an open web publishing resource available to the global UX community.  This website is the definitive technical reference site authored by the world’s leading experts in every facet of interaction design.  Millions of teachers, students and practicing professionals use this web resource every month. is particularly important in raising the level of design practice in emerging economies where the traditional book-publishing model is too expensive to effectively disseminate such critical information.

Dan was also a founding member of the editorial advisory board for the ACM Networker Magazine along with Don Norman, Jacob Nielsen, Gordon Bell and Bran Farran.  In addition Dan was the advisory board member for Eastman Kodak to MCC for the HCI program from 1985-1988.   MCC was the multi-industry consortium building the American 5th generation (AI) computer.

Industry Advisory Positions

Dan is an active advisor to the following startups:

Recent Posts


Dan has been invited to be one of the keynote speakers at the Alibaba UCAN2018 conference in Hangzhou China this spring.

See Dan’s latest publication on The Business of UX Strategy which is the cover article in the latest issue (March/April) of ACM Interaction Magazine.


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