Speakers

Disseny Hub Barcelona

John Thackara

John Thackara is a philosopher, writer and advisor. He helps companies, cities and regions design place-based innovation platforms that benefit all life, not just human life. He is senior advisor on the new Masters in Relational Design at Pontio, in...

/ September 9, 2018

Patrizia Marti

Patrizia Marti is Professor of Experience Design at the University of Siena and Visiting Professor at the Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands. She is Director and Rector’s delegate of Santa Chiara Fab Lab where she manages several participatory...

/ September 9, 2018

Sarah Drummond

Sarah is a designer, CEO and serial idea generator. She co-founded Snook, MyPolice, CycleHack, Dearest Scotland, Alloa Pride and The Matter. For this work she was awarded a Google Fellowship for her work in technology and democratic innovation and named as...

/ June 19, 2018

Steve Portigal

Steve Portigal helps companies to think and act strategically when innovating with user insights. He is principal of Portigal Consulting, and the author of two books: The classic Interviewing Users: How To Uncover Compelling Insights, and new, Doorbells, Danger, and...

/ June 17, 2018

Adam Fivenson

Adam Fivenson is a user research and digital design specialist at DAI’s Center for Digital Acceleration. His approach to design is based on empirical experience with users in the frontier markets where DAI operates. He has conducted Frontier Insights design...

/ May 29, 2018

Frank Long

Frank Long is a Director of Frontend.com an international UX design studio based in Dublin, Ireland. Founded in 1998, Frank and his team have spent 20 years shaping how everyday people engage with a broad spectrum of new technologies and services.

/ May 7, 2018

Joey Zeledón

Joey Zeledón is an award-winning designer with expertise in product design, experience design, and design strategy. Throughout his career, he’s designed everything from footwear and consumer electronics to consumer packaged goods, consumer products, medical devices, housewares, food, services, and spaces.

/ April 26, 2018

Sarah Richards

Sarah spent 10 years working in the UK government, ending as head of content design for the Government Digital Service (GDS).

/ April 23, 2018