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Design Thinking Workshop at Georgia Tech

This full-day workshop will introduce you to concepts and methods in design thinking, accessibility, and inclusive design. No prior design or technology experience is required to participate.

AGENDA

8:00 AM Breakfast and registration
9:00 AM Welcome and introduction
10:00 AM Self-advocacy panel
11:00 AM Empathy session
1:00 PM Ideation and prototyping session
3:30 PM Showcase
4:40 PM Closing

Please note: You may register for the Design Thinking Workshop on April 6, 2019 OR April 13, 2019. That is, participants in the first session will not be eligible to participate in the second session.

TRACKS

Built Environment
Social and Community Engagement

DETAILS

Saturday, April 6, 2019
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Free to attend; registration required

LOCATION

Design Bloc at Georgia Tech
890 Curran Street Northwest
Atlanta, GA 30318

Presented in partnership with Georgia Tech’s Innovation and Design Collaborative. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Design Thinking Workshop at Emory University

This full-day workshop will introduce you to concepts and methods in design thinking, accessibility, and inclusive design. No prior design or technology experience is required to participate.

TRACKS

Education
Employment
Health and Wellness

DETAILS

Saturday, April 13, 2019
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Free to attend; registration required

LOCATION

Goizueta Business School at Emory University
1300 Clifton Rd
Atlanta, GA 30322

AGENDA

8:00 AM Breakfast and registration
9:00 AM Welcome and introduction
10:00 AM Self-advocacy panel
11:00 AM Empathy session
12:00 AM Industry panel
1:00 PM Ideation and prototyping session
3:30 PM Showcase
4:40 PM Closing

Please note: You may register for the Design Thinking Workshop on April 6, 2019 OR April 13, 2019. That is, participants in the first session will not be eligible to participate in the second session.



Presented in partnership with Georgia Tech’s Innovation and Design Collaborative. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Accessibility and Inclusive Design Meet-up

This community gathering brings together advocates, engineers, entrepreneurs, researchers, and policymakers for an open discussion about technology and accessibility in the Atlanta community. In addition to learning about groundbreaking local startups, you’ll gain new insights into disability inclusion from our diverse group of speakers and attendees.

DETAILS

Saturday, May 11, 2019
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Free to attend; registration required

LOCATION

General Assembly at Ponce City Market
675 Ponce De Leon Ave NE 2nd Floor
Atlanta, GA 30308

AGENDA

11:00 AM Check-in and networking
12:00 PM Panel discussion
1:00 PM Breakout discussions and networking

Presented in partnership with General Assembly. Refreshments will be served.