–Engage

“Innovation has nothing to do with how many R&D dollars you have. When Apple came up with the Mac, IBM was spending at least 100 times more on R&D. It's not about money. It's about the people you have, how you're led, and how much you get it.” - Steve Jobs

IDSA Virtual Seminar Series

As printed on the IDSA.org site.

Industry’s Top Thinkers Present Online Virtual Seminars

Speakers will teach and inspire.

This all-new virtual seminar series spotlighting design’s hottest issues brings the world’s top strategic thinkers right into your office. Each month, a presentation will be delivered directly to your desktop through Microsoft Live Meeting technology. Your entire design team can gather in your conference room to take full advantage of this convenient, cost-effective learning opportunity.


Just dig this impressive annual line-up! I’m all over it! I hope!

January
Hartmut Esslinger
CEO/Frog Design
“Customer Experience”
January 14th

Carole Bilson, IDSA
Director Product Design and Usability and Technology Support Operations
Pitney Bowes INC.
“Advancing Your Career: From Designer to Manager”
Tuesday, January 27

February
Don Norman, IDSA
Professor / Northwestern University
Principal / Nielsen Norman Group
“Emotional Design”
Thursday, February 19

March
Clement Mok
Designer and Instigator
The Office of Clement Mok
“What Does the Future Require of the Design Profession?”
Tuesday, March 23rd

April
Pat Moore, FIDSA
Principle
Moore Design
“Design and Ability: The Universal Dilemma”
Wednesday, April 14th

May
Gianfranco Zaccai, IDSA
President
Design Contiuum
“A Brave New World: Design in the Age of the Global Village”
Wednesday, May 19th

June
Bruce Claxton, FIDSA
Sr. Director, Design Integration
Motorola
“Creative Alchemy: the Convergence of Creativity and Design”
Thursday, June 17th.

July
Steve Wilcox, FIDSA
Principal, Design Science
“Specific Strategies for Increasing Market Share through Inclusive Design”
Wednesday, July 14.

September
Scott Henderson, IDSA
Director of Industrial Design
Smart Design
“Design Philosophy with an ROI”
Wednesday, September 15 at 1 p.m. EST.

October
Professor Craig Vogel, FIDSA
Director, Institute of Design Research
University of Cincinnati
Creating Breakthrough Products
Wednesday, October 13, 1 p.m. EST

November
Gerard Furbershaw, IDSA
COO
Lunar Design
“Design Firm Financial Management”
Thursday Nov. 18

December
Yves Bhar, IDSA
Designer/Owner
Fuseproject
“From Concept to Commerce”
Tuesday, December 7

Be Sociable, Share!

Search

The archives run deep. Feel free to search older content using topic keywords.