A Designer’s Work is Never Done

Connective DX 2030 NW Pettygrove, Portland

Emily Bowman, General Motors Let’s explore how user experience designers can enhance vehicle development by bringing human-centered methods to the complex process of designing the mobility solutions of tomorrow. Learn More


August 7, 2019 Member Appreciation

Guardian Games 345 SE Taylor St., Portland

Join us for the Game Night at the Guradian Games for an evening of food, fun, table top and group gaming, while enjoying adult beverages.


Empathy, Design and the Future of AI

Connective DX 2030 NW Pettygrove, Portland

Ms. Rutland will speak on the power of empathy in the process of innovation as well as what we can learn from history about how to profoundly alter the way we approach AI as a design industry.


Humans FTW

Connective DX 2030 NW Pettygrove, Portland

Rebecca Priebe, RealWear Using empathetic design approaches we can create a world of intelligent environments that give us human-centric, adaptable information and control – making each and every individual’s life more enjoyable and productive no matter what we choose to do with our time – work, play, live. Learn More


Calm Technology:
Designing for the Next Generation of Devices

Mozilla Portland Offices 1120 NW Couch St #320, Portland

How can you design technology that becomes a part of a user’s life and not a distraction from it? You’ll learn how to design products that work well, launch well, are easy to support, easy to use, and remain unobtrusive.

Democracy is a Design Problem

Connective DX 2030 NW Pettygrove, Portland

Design directly affects every person in the nation. Join Dana as she explores the design of our democracy and how to make better design decisions that do not have as many unintended consequences for our democracy.

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