Developing New Experiences

TH05 Science of Great UI - Part 2 (Design Like a Pro)


9:30am - 10:45am

Level: Introductory to Intermediate

Mark Miller

Chief Architect, IDE Tools Division

Developer Express

Get a big boost on your UI skills. Regardless of whether you’re building interfaces for watches, phones, tablets, desktops, elevators, automobiles, or interplanetary spaceships; you’ll learn how to expertly apply tools from the designer's palette to your designs. We'll discuss contrast, color, shadow, size, opacity, layout, proximity, borders, information dimension, symbols, and graphic languages.

You will learn:

  • Guidelines for emphasis (contrast, size, saturation, gradients, shape¸ shadow, animation)
  • Guidelines for proximity and layout
  • Guidelines for borders, corners, and button fill