Mauro, Charles | MauroNewMedia


Charles Mauro is president of MauroNewMedia, a New York-based consulting firm specializing in usability engineering and user interface design for leading corporations and startups in the fields of financial services, consumer products, industrial systems and military applications. He holds numerous US and international patents covering user experience (UX) and product design. He has been responsible for complex UX design solutions currently running on major world markets. Mauro chairs IDSA’s Design Protection Section and is IDSA’s liaison to the USPTO’s Design Day. He has lectured on UX design and usability at MIT, Stanford University and other leading universities. Mauro has served as an expert witness in over 50 major cases representing leading high technology companies covering UX and product design patent litigation. He has received awards and citations from the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, Association of Computing Machines and NASA. He writes about UX related trends on the blog Pulse>UX and Science, The New York Times, BusinessWeek and The Wall Street Journal have quoted him. He has a bachelor’s in industrial design from The Los Angeles Art Center College of Design and a master’s in ergonomics and biomechanics from New York University.

Business of Design

Session Title:
Scorched Earth: Surprising Insights behind the Massive Litigation War over Design and UX Patents

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