Conference August 25 - 26, 2017

AUGUST 25, 2017


Workshops

All workshops will take pace in the ballrooms at the Centene Center for the Arts and Education at 3547 Olive St, St. Louis, MO 63103.


10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Design As Protest


10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Maximizing the Opportunities for an Inclusive Working Environment


12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Infographics for Social Change: A Graphic Ally Hackathon


12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

It’s Not About You: Accepting Difficult Feedback


3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Design Education's Big Gap: Understanding the Role of Power


3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

How to move forward with diversity in your design community. What you can do now to make a difference.

AUGUST 26, 2017


Speakers

All main stage speaker presentations will take place in the auditorium at the Central Library in St. Louis, Missouri.


9:00 am - 10:00 am

Registration

Doors are open! Pick up all your conference materials.


10:00 am - 10:15 am

Welcome


10:15 am - 10:45 am

Designing for Unconscious Bias


10:50 am - 11:20 am

Inclusive Design: Empathy Building for Innovation


11:25 am - 11:55 am

Design Justice: Colloquial design for a just city


12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

Work-Behind-The-Work: Relationship building in diverse spaces, and serendipity.


12:30 pm - 2:00 pm


2:05 pm - 2:35 pm

#HealingwithHues


2:05 pm - 2:35 pm

Description: TBA


2:40 pm - 3:10 pm

Lessons from the field: Broadening the scope of Design Education in Uganda


3:15 pm - 3:45 pm

Designing the Modern South


3:50 pm - 4:20 pm

Designing Hillary for America: Life on the campaign trail as a designer


4:20 pm - 4:30 pm

Closing

AUGUST 26, 2017


After Party

6:30 pm - 10:30 pm

After all mainstage presentations join us at our after party. Free food, music and dancing for all attendies.