Scott Jenson

UI Designer

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Scott Jenson has been doing user interface design and strategic planning for 20 years. He was the first member of the System Software Human Interface group at Apple in the late 80s, working on System 7 and the Apple Human Interface guidelines. He then joined the Newton group as a programmer/designer. After Apple, Scott was a freelance design consultant, doing work for Netscape, Mayo Clinic, American Express, and several web startups. For 3 years, he was director of product design for Symbian. He\'s now manager of Mobile UI design at Google. As a battle scarred veteran of the software industry, Scott has shipped a spreadsheet, been a part of 2 Mac OS releases, 5 Newton product cycles, 4 commercial web site revisions, designed 2 mobile phones UIs, run dozens of usability trials and focus groups, and has >12 patents granted.

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Kaye, Joseph 'Jofish', Buie, Elizabeth, Hoonhout, Jettie, Hook, Kristina, Roto, Virpi, Jenson, Scott, Wright, Peter (2011): Designing for user experience: academia & industry. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2011 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems , 2011, . pp. 219-222.

Peacock, L., Chmielewski, D., Jordan, P., Jenson, Scott (2001): User Organization of Personal Data - Implications for the Design of Wireless Information D. In: Proceedings of IFIP INTERACT01: Human-Computer Interaction , 2001, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 801-802.