Events

Five to ten years is a long time — over that period, consumer values are certain to change. So will the competitive landscape. Doing user research alone won’t help you design for 2028. Trend analysis will. Design strategists turn to...
This event requires pre-registration to reserve your spot. Please arrive 15-30 minutes early to check in. If you have not arrived 10 minutes prior to the start of the event, you may lose your place and will put on the...
How do products, devices, and environments affect our wellbeing? What is the human side of visiting a hospital—or working in one? What do museums and health care facilities have in common? Writer, curator, and graphic designer Ellen Lupton finds answers...
Calling all volunteers with skills in the fields of architecture, engineering and construction: The Community Design Collaborative needs your professional input and expertise! Hear informal presentations from current volunteer teams and provide your feedback. Help provide nonprofits with the design...
This all-ages event showcases some of the favorite makers from the 2019 Maker Faire – a venue for “makers” to show hobbies, experiments and projects and tell what they have learned. This all-ages event is a unique combination of art,...
October 15, 2019
A diverse group of designers from the Philadelphia Fashion Incubator’s 2019 residency shares insights from their business models, ways they are innovating with their products, and how they use storytelling to build their online communities of loyal followers. Find out...
October 17, 2019
This event requires pre-registration to reserve your spot. Please arrive 15-30 minutes early to check in. If you have not arrived 10 minutes prior to the start of the event, you may lose your place and will put on the...
Creativity. It’s the one core human truth that will remain relevant and critical in the brave new world of Artificial Intelligence. Yet many of us have been told – and accepted – that we’re not the “creative type.” Why? Weren’t...
October 17, 2019
This event requires pre-registration to reserve your spot. Please arrive 15-30 minutes early to check in. If you have not arrived 10 minutes prior to the start of the event, you may lose your place and will put on the...