Alan Cooper

Alan Cooper

Founder, Cooper

Alan Cooper is an software designer and programmer. Widely recognized as the “Father of Visual Basic.” In addition, Cooper is known for his books About Face: The Essentials of Interaction Design and The Inmates Are Running the Asylum: Why High-Tech Products Drive Us Crazy and How to Restore the Sanity. As founder of Cooper, a leading interaction design consultancy, he created the Goal-Directed design methodology and pioneered the use of personas as practical interaction design tools to create high-tech products.

Alan Cooper is our closing keynote speaker on Saturday. You will want to stay and hear his insights and stories.


September 16, 2017
Closing Plenary: Alan Cooper
Trinity Ballroom
4:30pm  -  5:30pm