Discover how design practices change in a divisive political climate. Learn what Seattle designers can do to be more progressive.
In today's world, this could mean anything from simply being more conscious about the ethics of technology to revamping antiquated systems. Designers can solve problems that help to be deliberate about data privacy and recognizing bias, or designing tools to promote equity. It’s all about recognizing the impact of design: does my design work have unintended consequences? How do we become more cognizant of that?
Location: General Assembly Seattle, 1218 Third Ave, 3rd Floor.
Surya Vanka (Moderator) - Founder and Principal, Authentic Design
Mike Davidson - Former Vice President of Design, Twitter
Sheryl Cababa - Associate Design Director, Artefact
Michael Ellsworth - Co-Founder and Chief Creative Officer, Civilization
Scott Nazarian - Experience Design Director, Digital McKinsey and McKinsey Labs.
Jyoti Shukla - Sr. Director of User Experience, Nordstrom