10 years of IXD
Photo documentary of my first company
IXD — a design and development agency in business from 2005 to 2015.
My personal IXD journey — The early beginning.
Designing and developing the frontend for the Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA booking engine.
Design of the new Storebrand insurance page.
IXD attending the Web Builder 2.0 conference in Las Vegas. Mandalay Bay Resort. 2. December, 2007
Co-creating Webdagene 07 with Netlife
Updated pinball collection — 2. November 2007
Design and UX — booking engine for fjordline.
From the Norwegian financial newspaper Finansavisen. 3. april 2008.
Wire-framing NetCom. 5th of March 2008.
Expanding our office
IXD co-created Webdagene 08 with Netlife
IXD one of the sponsors of YGGDRASIL 08–15 October 2008
Rafting at Sjoa
At the office
Our very own “IXDMAN” (PACMAN) — 20. juni 2008.
New office in Kirkegata in progress.
The new office is ready.
Award — Best Search Strategy 2009 Apotek 1 (Apotek 1 & IXD)
IXD summer party 26 June 2009
Co-created Webdagene 09 with Netlife
More from the office
Presenting “I Nansens digitale fotspor” at the event “8 MINUTES”.
UX Lx — User Experience Lisbon — 12–14 May 2010
Gulltaggen After Dark Party at the IXD office. 24th of April 2010
Our new IXD office in Kirkegata, Oslo, Norway.
Børge Ousland at the South Pole with the IXD flag.
IXD sponsor of Gulltaggen
IXD created a 2 day design and developer conference FRONTEND in 2010 and 2011.
List of amazing speakers that have joined FRONTEND in the past.
- Jina Bolton
- Aral Balkan
- Daniel Burka
- Nick La
- Dan Rubin
- Molly Holzschlag
- Brian Fling
- Matthew Smith
- Tove Blomgren
- Elliot Jay Stocks
- Megan Fisher
- Paul Irish
- Bobby Goodlatte
- Paul Boag
- Christian Heilmann
- Kwame Nyanning
- Per Martinsen
- Lisa Lindström
- Albert Shum
- Nikolai Onken
- Sarah Parmenter
- Simon Collison
- Christopher Murphy & Nicklas Persson
- Jessica Hische
- Thomas Lewis
- Andy Budd
- Eva-Lotta Lamm
- Russ Unger
- Dustin Diaz
- Lea Verou
- Vitaly Friedman
- Joseph O’Sullivan
- Ivo Gabrowitsch
- Sara Chipps
- Wolf Becvar
- Rich Quick
The FRONTEND 2011 website was featured as Site of the day at AWWWARDS and was published in their book.
Attending FailCon 23rd of October 2012 in San Fransisco.
Steve decided that sodas weren’t very healthy, and had the refrigerator stocked with expensive Odwalla fruit juices, delivered fresh every day, as well as an assortment of other beverages. (folklore.org)
IXD was one of the sponsors of Gulltaggen 2012
Visiting Innovation House in Palo Alto, Google and Intuit — 21 April 2012
Beanbag Chairs became icons of counter-culture comfort. PARC´s Computer Science Laboratory used them to furnish the room where CSL held its legendary “Dealer” sessions- the weekly meeting of researchers.
WEB SUMMIT 2013 in Dublin
Attending 99u in New York — 2nd and 3rd of May 2013
Genius is 1% inspiration and 99% perspiration
The End Kirkegata
Attending the Collision event in Las Vegas.
I was an advisor for the company Syncano that was selected to present at the event.
Syncano was selected among 150 of the “most promising” startups in the world — from a pool of thousands of applicants!
More photos from Collision on Flickr
Attending WEB SUMMIT 2014 in Dublin
Attending Visuelt by Grafill
Syncano Artic Explorers at Svalbard
Taking part in the program “Entrepreneurial Marketing” in New York, a two week program put in place by Innovation Norway.
After spending more and more time looking into the startup landscape out of Oslo, Norway, I moved on doing more Angel investments and decided to close down IXD in 2015.
The amazing people that made IXD what it was.
Ida, Thomas, Christian, Hjörtur, Anders, Daniel, Eric, Jenny, Lars Kristian, Eric, Steinar, Kåre, Magnus, Øyvind, Kristel, Karl Philip, Christina, Kristian, Mari, Cecilie, Erik, Ørjan, Ravn, Jose, Ole, Isabelle and Roger.
IXD worked for many of the biggest brands in Norway.
Apotek 1, TV 2, Color Line, Storebrand, BI, Canal Digital, Telenor, Confex, Coop, Dyreparken, Fjordline, Hurtigruten, Lilleborg, Lindorff, Nemi, NKI, Payex, Plan Norge, QT, Questback, Sparebank 1, Sport 1, Sprell, Super Office, Apokus, Bring, Jotun, Cappelen, NetCom and many more.