12:00 - 12:45pm
Sony Lounge (lower level)
DesignThinkers delegates are invited to attend a free lunchtime workshop, presented by RED Academy.
With technology's ever-increasing impact on society, UX design has become the weapon of choice for companies and organizations looking to positively impact our world. Dive into all the ways different design fields, old and new, are beginning to focus on designing experiences for people rather than pushing pixels.
Liz Kucharska is a Seneca College graduate with 6 years experience working in the digital advertising industry. She has a background in brand building, web design and user interface. Liz's main driving factor is creating beautiful and simple solutions with focus on the human experience. Inspiration comes from many different sources, so she takes interest in lots of different forms of art, resulting in a free-spirited and open approach to new ideas.
James McNab graduated in 2012 from OCADU with a Bachelors of Design in Advertising. He's worked full time and freelance with over 25 different startups and founders over the last 5 years. Anything you can think of James has probably designed it. He' worked on mobile games, desktop mobile and web apps for the gambling, restaurant, 3D printing, bitcoin and health industries, company branding, annual reports and even an unofficial Drake logo.