Workshops

The Design + Diversity Conference will feature a series of conference workshops on Thursday, August 23rd, 2018. These are intended to offer a space for attendees to engage with experts on important issues and questions related to Design, Diversity, Inclusion and the practice. Workshops are first come until space is full.


August 23, 2018


8:30 am - 9:00 am

Registration

9:00 am - 11:00 am

Workshop Title - Finding Your Sources of Power

Presenter:
George Aye

9:00 am - 11:00 am

Workshop Title - Designing inclusion into your process for measurable impact

Presenter:
Gage Mitchell

Presenter:
Lennie Gray Mowris

11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Lunch | on your own

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Workshop Title - Who’s at your table?: Examining and dismantling power constructs in design and decision-making spaces

Presenter:
Erika Harano

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Workshop Title - Infographics for Social Change: A Graphic Ally Hackathon

Presenter:
Jessica Bellamy

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Break

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Workshop Title - TBA

Joseph Meersman

Presenter:
Joseph Meersman

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Workshop Title - Open Space: Design and Diversity in Challenging Social Contexts

De Nichols

Presenter:
De Nichols


Keynote Presentations


Day 1: August 24, 2018


8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Registration

9:00 am - 9:30 pm

Opening Presentation and Welcome

9:30 am - 10:30 am

Presentation - The Designer's Weakness: Understanding the role of Power and Privilege

Presenter:
George Aye

10:30 am - 11:30 am

Presentation - TBA

Presenter:
Archana Thiagarajan

11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Presentation - Designing with (Non)designers: Building Relationships to Enable Co-Design

Presenter:
Isabelle Yisak

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Lunch | on your own

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Presentation - Designing Equal By Design

Presenter:
Aaron Mann

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Presentation - Thinking Critically about Machine Learning and its Social Impacts

Presenter:
Jamila Smith-Loud

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Presentation - The Education of a Design Educator

Presenter:
Ruki Ravikumar

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Presentation - I shouldn’t be on this stage right now

Presenter:
Paul Sohi


Day 2: August 25, 2018


8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Registration

9:00 am - 9:30 pm

Fellowship Presentation

9:30 am - 10:30 am

Presentation - Inclusion While Distributed

Lori McLeese

Presenter:
Lori McLeese

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Presentation - TBA

Lori McLeese

Presenter:
Grace Kim

11:30 am - 12:30 am

Presentation - TBA

Lori McLeese

Presenter:
Crystal Martin

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Lunch | on your own

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Presentation - Infographics for Social Change: A Graphic Ally Hackathon

Jessica Bellamy

Presenter:
Jessica Bellamy

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Presentation - Opening Doors that have been Closed by Ageism, the Under-the-Radar Diversity Issue

Richard Anderson

Presenter:
Richard Anderson

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Presentation - Inclusion and Representation in the Design Curriculum

Jennifer Rittner

Presenter:
Jennifer Rittner

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Presentation - The Ethics of Diversity in Design: A Leader’s Role in Providing Access, Fostering Culture and Affecting Change

Lori McLeese

Presenter:
Timothy Bardlavens


Closing Party


7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Closing Party