Designers: Guilty by association

A session at Talk UX

Thursday 5th March, 2015

4:25pm to 5:00pm (GMT)

Lauren is of many designers who are trying to reformulate the role design can play in the world. Using the design process to tackle many of the complex and serious problems facing our society.

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Lauren Currie

Programme Leader at Hyper Island & Co-founder of Snook

Lauren is the co-founder of Snook, Scotland’s leading service design and social innovation agency that use design to make public services better. Management Today recently named her as one of the UK’s top 35 business women under 35 and she’s now working at Hyper Island, leading their new MA in Digital Experience Design.

Designers: Guilty By Association

We are known for our stylistic gestures and whimsical, indulgent ideas, often created whilst wearing black polo necks. Taxi drivers think I design shoes for living. Most designers do. They design apps to help up find pizza faster and design sexy products that help us wake up on time.

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Time 4:25pm5:00pm GMT

Date Thu 5th March 2015

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