Panel #2 – Human Connections Through Design

Human Connections Through Design:  the changing landscape and Design Thinking influenced by globalization, geopolitics, inclusion, and diversity.

Moderator:

Deborah RutherfordPast president of ARIDO, currently works with clients to develop Workplace Strategy which enables them to be nimbler by aligning their physical and virtual workplace to business objectives.

Panelists:

Mitchell Reardon– With a background in urban and regional planning, his experiments, projects, and research have helped clients achieve high standards in health wellbeing and sociability in cities around the world.

Charley Scull – Visual anthropologist, ethnographer, and documentarian who has worked in consumer insights, design and innovation research across a range of industries and marketplaces. Key areas of his work have explored healthcare, brands and advertising, sustainable seafood, green place-making, and the future of transportation.

Jane Sleeth – an author, physiotherapist and ergonomist, having worked with industrial engineers within the automotive and banking industries around the world.