Ann Chadwick Dias is Director of User Experience Research, Personal Investing at Fidelity Investments, where she is part of the Web Design User Experience team. She has presented on topics related to universal usability for the Web at numerous conferences, including Aging by Design, Usability Professionals’ Association, World Usability Day, CSUN’s International Technology & Persons with Disabilities, Human-Computer Interaction, ACM’s Universal Usability, and Human Factors in Computing Systems. She also teaches in Bentley University’s graduate programs for Human Factors in Information Design. She has numerous publications in the field.
Ms. Chadwick-Dias has partnered with AARP on such initiatives as “Older, Wiser, Wired” and has coauthored a book chapter on Web design in the Handbook of Human Factors and Computing Systems. She over 20 years of research experience with journal publications in several fields, including human–computer interaction, psychobiology, and psycholinguistics.
In her spare time, she enjoys pottery and gardening.