7:30 - 8:00 check-in and breakfast
8:00 - 9:00 presentations and conversation
Why Should You Attend?
Empathy can uncover the deep needs of consumers, students, employees, caregivers. The design world is ideally situated to leverage these profound understandings to build better and healthier products, spaces, solutions. This session will address:
How do we think about empathy not only as a practice of being but as a practice of doing?
How do we design products that reflect a broader understanding of human experience in the workplace, healthcare spaces, educational facilities, and more?
What is empathetic product design and how does it fit with empathetic space design?
What are some examples of empathy at play in product and space design?
What are the implications of empathetic design for the future?
VENUE MAP AND PARKING
The Design Center is located in the center left of the map below, in the atrium surrounded by the green numbers 11-15. Free parking is available to the right, at the circled P.