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John Boykin
John Boykin, UX Researcher

I’ve done countless talks and presentations. This list does not include routine project presentations for colleagues.

About user experience, info design, etc.
About UX, info design, etc.

Top 7 Recipes for Confusion, Information Architecture Summit, Blue Shield of California, Berkeley City College, Extractable, Pivotal Labs, ThoughtWorks, Advent Software Video of presentation (56 min.)

Getting More Users Across the Finish Line (completing purchases, enrollments, and so on), Total UX Summit

Showing Information: Do’s and Don’ts (Data visualization), Palo Alto Data Science Association

Information Design, University of California-Berkeley Extension (4-week class), Media Alliance, San Francisco; Bay Area Editors’ Forum, San Francisco

Visual Communication, University of California-Berkeley Extension (four-week class addressing both interactive media and print)

Editing for Interactive Media, University of California-Berkeley Extension (day-long primer), Bay Area Editors’ Forum (guest speaker)

Intro to interactive media, University of California-Berkeley Extension (guest speaker)

The Editor as Photographer: Folio Publishing Conference, New York; Folio West Publishing Conference, Los Angeles

About diplomat Philip Habib
About diplomat Philip Habib

Amb. Philip Habib is the subject of my book “One Brief Miracle: The Diplomat, the Zealot, and the Wild Blundering Siege”

American Academy of Diplomacy, State Department, Washington, DC Video of speech (6 min., 22 sec.)

Commonwealth Club, San Francisco

Association for Diplomatic Studies and Training, Washington, DC

Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University

Foreign Service Association of Northern California, San Francisco

Kiwanas Club of San Mateo, CA

About writing and editing
About writing and editing

Science Writing, University of California-Santa Cruz (faculty for graduate program in science communications)

Case study in editing, University of California-Berkeley Extension (guest speaker); University of California-Santa Cruz (guest speaker for graduate program in science communications)

Interviewing: What Happens on an Editor’s Desk; and Articles: How to Structure, San Jose writers conference

Professionalism and Ethics, Sacramento writers conference, San Jose writers conference

Clear writing, Stanford Publishing Course

Tools of the editing trade, Stanford Publishing Course