Habanero Consulting Group (Habanero) is pleased to announce that it has recently joined the New Media Innovation Centre (NewMIC) as an Industry Affiliate.
NewMIC is a groundbreaking collaboration between industry, academia and government that focuses on the research, development and commercialization of new media technologies and applications. NewMIC brings together technology developers, researchers, artists, academics, entrepreneurs, and multinational companies, to share expertise, experience and resources.
Says Habanero's Creative Director, Ben Skelton, "Through our partnership with NewMIC, Habanero is raising the bar on usability engineering in Western Canada. NewMIC's unique model of collaboration provides a gateway for innovative research and service delivery that will benefit both our clients and our peers in the industry. We are very excited about the many potential opportunities that will open up through this partnership with NewMIC".
NewMIC's President and CEO, Shahid Hussain is enthusiastic about the nature of NewMIC's affiliation with Habanero, "NewMIC is delighted at the unique nature of our partnership with Habanero. Habanero's interest in Human Centered Design, one of NewMIC's key research areas, will further NewMIC's initiative to strengthen awareness and usability of Human Centered Design resources. Welcome Habanero!"