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dmi:Design Leadership Conference #DLC19

"Reinvention & Renewal"

Boston, MA
September 15-17, 2019


 

The dmi:Design Leadership Conference #DLC19 was held in Boston’s Seaport District and hosted a gathering of exceptional leaders in Design and Innovation shared their diverse perspectives on cultural and technological disruption along with opportunities for astute individuals and organizations for reinvention, renewal, and value-generation.

On Monday night of the conference, we honored 13 winners of the 2019 dmi:Design Value Awards. Their compelling and effective design initiatives may be found here.


As part of DMI’s mission to connect design and innovation leaders across the globe, our organization encourages students to attend our Design Management and Design Leadership conferences. This year a sponsorship from HP allowed DMI to host 9 exceptional students from 9 universities. They met with design leaders, attended sessions, and contributed to conference conversations about the future of design. We thank them and recognize their contributions.

Conference Photos, Recaps, and More:

 

Thank you to everyone that attended, to our distinguished speakers and session leaders, and to our generous sponsors: HP, UCB, LPK, and GE.

 

 

Speakers

 

Susan Roughley
Principal, Jump Start Consulting; Executive Career Coach, The Ayers Group

Craig Walmsley
Senior Director of Design Strategy, Sapient (UK)

Jodi Forlizzi
Geschke Director, HCI Institute, School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University

Mauro Porcini
SVP, Chief Design Officer, PepsiCo, Inc.

Kailey Bradt
Founder/CEO,
Owa Haircare

         

Ernesto Quinteros
Chief Design Officer, Johnson & Johnson

Nigel Storey
Senior Director, Chief Operating Officer, Johnson & Johnson

Mark Dziersk
Founder & Partner, McKinsey Design, McKinsey & Co. Inc.

Carolmarie C. Brown
Senior Director, Global Marketing, Brand and Business Communications, Ashland, Inc.

Scott Lerman
CEO, Lucid Brands

         

Jack Godfrey Wood
VP Design, native

Mike Derocher
Director, 3D Print Experience Design, HP Imaging & Printing

Cheryl Heller
Director of Design Integration, Arizona State University

Uday Dandavate
Co Founder and CEO, SonicRim

Gregory Miller
Global Head Marketing and Innovation Excellence, UCB

         

Iain Aitchison
Program Director, Glasgow School of Art and Founder Graft Ltd.

Adam Emfield
Senior Manager of User Experience, Nuance Automotive

T.S. Balaji
VP Experience Design & Customer Experience,
Cox Communications

Justice, Ph.D
Author, Professor, Dean Emerita, College of Imaging Arts and Sciences, Rochester Insititute of Technology

Nathan Hendricks
Chief Creative Officer, LPK

         

Brett Lovelady
CEO, ASTRO Studios

Daniel Rosenberg
UX Professor, Author and Consultant,
San Jose State U

Blake Helman
Program Leader / Design Manager, IBM

Ben Landrum
Global Design Manager, Design Innovation strategist, and Global Design Director at IBM

Lauren Oliver
Group Design Director, FJORD | Accenture Federal Digital Studio

         
     

Kevin Bethune
Founder & Chief Creative Officer dreams • design + life (dd.l)

Carole Bilson
President, Design Management Institute

     

 

Broad Topics Covered at the Conference:

  • Critical Career Strategies

  • The Operations & Financial Side of Design

  • Design, AI, Ethics and Technology 

  • Branding, Retail Innovation & Entrepreneurship 

  • Design Thinking & Design Value

  • Design Activism

 

 

Speaker Topics

 

Ethics in Design, Innovation and Technology
Craig Walmsley, Senior Director of Design Strategy, Sapient (UK)

 

Designing Social Change: Design Activism
Cheryl Heller, Director of Design Integration, Professor of Practice, Innovation Design at Arizona State University
Uday Dandavate, Co-Founder and CEO, SonicRim

 

UX Strategy Megatrends
Dan Rosenberg, UX Consultant, Author and Educator, San Jose State University

 

The Data-Driven Economy, AI, and Design
Jodi Forlizzi, Geschke Director, HCI Institute, The School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University

 

The Evolution of the Successful Design Leader
Mauro Porcini, SVP, Chief Design Officer, PepsiCo, Inc.


Design, AI, Ethics and Technology (panel)
Jodi Forlizzi, Geschke Director, HCI Institute, School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University
Craig Walmsley, Senior Director of Design Strategy, Sapient (UK)
Adam Emfield, Senior Manager of User Experience, Nuance Automotive

 

12 Types of Design Function
Iain Aitchison, Program Director, Glasgow School of Art and Founder Graft Ltd. (Scotland)


Design For Desire
Nathan Hendricks, Chief Creative Officer, LPK


HP - The Original Disruptor Disrupts Again
Mike Derocher, Director, 3D Print Experience Design, HP Imaging & Printing

 

Critical Career Strategies for Disruptive Times (Panel)
Susan Roughley (Moderator), Founder, Jump Start Consulting, and Executive Coach
David Parsons, Director, Experience Design Group, Xerox
Bob Schwartz, VP, Global Design & UX, GE Healthcare

 

Always Solving ™: Transforming a Brand From “Supplier” to “Innovation Partner”
Scott Lerman, CEO, Lucid Brands
Carolmarie C. Brown, Director Global Marketing and Business Communications, Ashland, Inc.

 

Human Experiences (HX) for New Realities
Brett Lovelady, CEO, ASTRO Studios

 

The Operations & Financial Side of Design (panel)
Ernesto Quinteros, Chief Design Officer, J&J Design, Johnson & Johnson
Nigel Storey, Senior Director, Chief Operating Officer, J&J Design, Johnson & Johnson

 

TAXIS: Corporate Catalysts Driving Innovation to Destination
Gregory Miller, Global Head Marketing and Innovation Excellence, UCB


The Ins and Outs of Buying and Supplying Design (panel)
Jack Godfrey Wood - VP Design, native (San Francisco/ Global)
Iain Aitchison - Director Innovation Programme, Glasgow School of Arts + Founder GRAFT Ltd (Scotland/ Global)
Nathan Hendricks (Moderator), Chief Creative Officer, LPK (Cincinnati/ Global)

 

Rethinking The Routine: Haircare Reinvented
Kailey Bradt, Founder/ CEO Owa Haircare

 

The Evolving Role of Design
Ben Landrum, Global Design Manager, Design Innovation strategist, and Global Design Director at IBM
Blake Helman, Program Leader / Design Manager, IBM

 

Using Service Design to Bring Experiences to Life
T.S. Balaji, VP Experience Design & Customer Experience, Cox Communications

 


 

Exclusive dmi:Executive Round-Table Sessions: 

Fast-paced intimate discussions with senior executives from a diverse group of organizations. Attendees participate in 3 Rounds of small group sessions on a variety of topics such as: AI, design and technology, career development & advancement, universal design, and Design Management methods & tools, global healthcare, transformation and more... 

 

Distinguished Leaders:

Iain Aitchison, Program Director, Glasgow School of Art and Founder Graft Ltd. (Scotland / Global)

T.S. Balaji, VP Experience Design & Customer Experience, Cox Communications

Mark Dziersk, Founder & Partner, McKinsey Design, McKinsey & Co. Inc.
Adam EmfieldSenior Manager of User Experience, Nuance Automotive
Beverly May, VP User Experience, GE Healthcare
Lauren Oliver, Group Design Director, FJORD | Accenture Federal Digital Studio 
Gregory Miller, Global Head Marketing and Innovation Excellence, UCB (Belgium / Global)

Nigel Storey, Senior Director, Chief Operating Officer, Johnson & Johnson

 

 

   
 

The dmi:Design Value Awards Dinner Ceremony

Design Management Institute was honored to recognize 13 winners of the 2019 dmi:Design Value Awards, recognizing teams who have delivered significant value through design or design management practices. The thirteen Design Value Award winners are exemplars in their fields, a distinguished list of international organizations that include non-profit agencies, government entities, large multinationals, regional enterprises, and startups. Their compelling and effective design initiatives may be found here.

The results of their initiatives are stunning. The financial gain, social impact, and positive results on organizational culture will inspire you, challenge you, and most certainly make you proud to be part of an industry that is a powerful agent of change.

 

 

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