John Bono approaches the lectern with over 16 years of professional experience in software development for web applications. With a particular interest in aesthetics and information design, he has researched and analyzed application user interfaces and their influence on consumer behaviors. On the developer side, Bono has significant experience in using techniques for project management, client management, and development. His continuing research interest includes e-commerce, computer science education, information systems, software engineering, systems requirements, web design, web application development, and web usability. Bono teaches database technology and programming.