Past Events

How to promote UX in your organization and beyond

March 24th 2017, 8:15 am

In this presentation we’ll dive into practical strategies and tactics User Experience teams can put into place to educate clients, as well as their own organizations, on the value of UX.

Office of Culture & Design / Hardworking Goodlooking: Insights Design Lecture Series

March 21st 2017, 6:00 pm

Clara Balaguer and Kristian Henson lead Manila’s Office of Culture and Design, a studio billed as a social practice platform for artists, designers, writers, and projects in the developing world.

Pivot:
Portfolio Insider

March 18th 2017, 10:00 am

Get the inside scoop on preparing portfolios from industry professionals. Listen to seasoned designers talk about portfolios, the interview process, working in the design industry, and what employers are looking for in new hires. Kick start your career with helpful tips to prepare your most important body of work.

Solopreneurs: March Meeting at Wedge Table

March 16th 2017, 12:00 pm

Join Solopreneurs for our monthly lunch, where we discuss topics relevant to being an independent creative. This month we’re talking about Passion Projects: what they are, why we have them, and how we balance them with our careers. Come share your ideas or bring your questions for a roundtable discussion!

Andy Rementer: Insights Design Lecture Series

March 14th 2017, 6:00 pm

Illustrator and painter whose work has been featured in a number of high-profile brands and publications, from Apartamento magazine to the New York Times, Wired to Lacoste.

Cocktails with Creatives: Psycho Suzi’s Motor Lounge

March 9th 2017, 6:00 pm

Join friends and colleagues for a night of conversations and connections.

Rob Giampietro: Insights Design Lecture Series

March 7th 2017, 6:00 pm

New York-based designer, writer, and professor gives us a glimpse into his idiosyncratic synthesis of design ideologies while offering a deep dive into the evolving design culture at Google.

How to Build your Brand

February 28th 2017, 9:00 am

Do you understand your brand? Do you have a brand identity? Learn what the most recognizable brands are doing right and what value it adds to their business. Co-presented by COCO Coworking and Collaborative Space and AIGA Minnesota.

Building A Culture of Experience

February 17th 2017, 8:15 am

3M Health Care UX Design Principal, Andy Vitale, will address how to tackle organizational culture like a design problem. Andy will draw from his experience at 3M about making strides towards a culture of experience.

Solopreneurs:
February Meeting at Wedge Table

February 9th 2017, 12:00 pm

Join Solopreneurs for our monthly lunch, where we discuss topics relevant to being an independent creative. This month we’re talking about the art of self-promotion as a solopreneur. Come share your ideas or bring your questions for a roundtable discussion!