The IA Element

Global Theme 2020

Each part counts for its own purpose. But all elements must work together. The meaning behind it is the IA element.

The World IA Day was created to celebrate Information Architecture (IA) and to empower local leaders keep growing and sharing within their communities.

In 2020, more than anything, we want to reinforce this celebration – highlighting how IA is Elemental (or integral) to having the best results.

How IA ties and binds different ideas involved, the end users, the stakeholders, the designers and the developers. How IA is often the bridge element between them all and tying together through understanding. How IA filters the noise for a better collaboration for a growing community.

IA is essential, IA is key, IA is Elemental.

The IA Element.

The IA element is the one that ties past, present and future.
Excellence in Design. Excellence in Thinking. Excellence in Usability.




Years & Themes

2012: Designing Structures for Understanding

2013: Exploring and expanding the ontologies of information architecture.

2014: Making the World a Better Place Through Information Architecture

2015: Architecting Happiness

2016: Information Everywhere, Architects Everywhere

2017: Information Strategy & Structure

2018: IA for Good

2019: Design for Difference

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