The success that follows the fusion of design and business. The incorporation of design into the DNA of a business. By utilizing design principles, companies can reinvent, revitalize and stay on the cutting edge.
This Oct 9-11, the Sarasota International Design Summit addresses these topics and more in Sarasota, Florida.
Hosted and co-sponsored by internationally recognized Ringling School of Art & Design, this is the first summit of its scope and kind to emerge in the southeastern region of the country.
The line-up of speakers includes: John Remington of Target and Helen Stringer of Proctor and Gamble discussing how their organizations reinvented themselves through design. Ryan Armbruster of the Mayo Clinic discusses how they applied design prinicples to create better patient experiences. John Maeda, faculty member of the MIT Media Lab, world renowned graphic and visual artist, and author of recently published The Laws of Simplicity, will speak to a better partnership between design and technology. He will be interviewed by Fast Company Magazine on the evening of the 11th. For more information on the Who's Who list of speakers, click here.
Check out the conference blog for pre-conference updates.
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Who's attending? One of the first to sign up said she wanted to get a glimpse of the innovations of the future.