IDSA International Conference 2016: Making Things Happen | Schedule






Wednesday, August 17

     
8:00am – 4:30pm IDSA/Eastman Innovation Lab Education Symposium Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center-Cartier Room  
12:00 – 1:30pm Eastman Innovation Lab Educators Lunch                      *Invitation only Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center-Cabot Room  
6:30 – 7:00pm Opening Remarks | Sooshin Choi, IDSA           College for Creative Studies The Henry Ford (transportation provided)  
6:30 – 8:30pm International Design Excellence Award (IDEA) Ceremony    
8:30 – 10:30pm Opening Gala    
       

Thursday, August 18

Ambassador Ballroom

Cartier

Cabot

9:00 – 4:00pm

The IDSA Experience-Design Gallery & Registration

   
8:00 – 9:30am    

Eastman Innovation Lab
Breakfast (Invitation Only)

9:30 – 9:35am Welcome | Sooshin Choi, IDSA                        College for Creative Studies    
9:35 – 10:00am The Nature of Things, Mickey McManus, IDSA, MAYA Design    
10:00am – 4:00pm CAREER CENTER -in the design gallery    
10:05 – 10:30am Are we Still a Bunch of Car Stylists?, Moray Callum, Ford Motor Company    
10:30 11:00am Coffee Break     
11:00 – 11:25am

Give One Dream: Designing a Community to Inspire People to Make their Dreams HappenCelina Lee, Give One Dream Community

   

11:30am – 12:00pm

The Mixology of Automotive Design, Ralph Gilles, Fiat Chrysler

   
12:00 – 1:30pm Lunch    
1:30 – 1:55pm The Designer's Unfair Advantage, Dan Kraemer, IA Collaborative

A Model is Worth a Thousand PicturesBryan Shova, IDSA, Kaleidoscope

Prototyping Culture, Scott Klinker, IDSA, Cranbrook Academy of Art
2:00 – 2:25pm

Think Like a Designer; Move Like an EntrepreneurDarren Chilton, Jamey Amrine, Toggled, Inc.

Enhancing Experience: A View from the Trenches, Nick de la Mare, Big Tomorrow

The Future of Prototyping: What You Need To Know To Stay On Top, James Antifaev, Made for Me
2:30 – 2:55pm

From Thesis to CEO, Ryan Eder, Include Fitness

GenZe—Design from ScratchTerence Duncan, Mahindre GenZe

Knowledge Makes Things Happen, Lauren Purkhiser, IDSA, Mackenzie King, IDSA, Lextant

3:00 – 3:30pm Coffee Break     
3:30 – 7:30pm OFFSITE TRIPS     
7:00pm Sundberg-Ferar Party | Waterview Loft, 130 Atwater St.    
9:00pm Core77 Party with Eastman Innovation Lab and solidThinking | HopCat, 4265 Woodward Ave.    

Friday, August 19

Ambassador Ballroom

Cartier

Cabot

9:00 – 4:00pm The IDSA Experience-Design Gallery & Regisration    
9:30 – 9:35am Welcome | Sooshin Choi, IDSA College of Creative Studies    
9:35 – 10:00am

My 18-year Journey, Ann Makosinski, Inventor and Entrepreneur

   
10:05 – 10:30am

Design in Detroit; Making for the World, Richard Lambertson, Shinola

   
10:30 – 11:00am Coffee Break     
11:00am – 12:30pm IDSA Year in Review and Awards    
12:30 – 1:00pm Lunch    
1:00 – 1:30pm

Apple v. Samsung: Past, Present, Future and Its Impact on DesignersRobert Katz, A/IDSA, Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.

   
1:30 – 2:00pm Lunch    
2:00 – 2:25pm Design for Local, Paul Hatch, IDSA, TEAMS Design

Objects that Talk BackChris Livaudias, IDSA, InReality

Ergonomics of the Human MindVijay Chakravarthy, IDSA, Michael Graves Architecture and Design

2:30 – 2:55pm Inspire, Create, Deliver, Tim Morton, Rubbermaid Commercial and Tools

Considering our Past to Better Design our FutureMartin Keen, Focal Upright

When 'Innovation' Alone is Not EnoughBrian Pelcak, IDSA, PGAV Destinations

3:00 – 3:30pm

Blowing the Dust Off the Rust BeltMike Rozewicz, Tekna, Inc.

Helping an Oil Company Transition from Physical to Digital ValueJuliane Trummer, Mormedi

Improving Healthcare Begins in the Kitchen, Chris Bissig, IDSA, General Electric Appliances

3:30 – 4:00pm Coffee Break    
4:00 – 5:00pm Future Proof Workshop | Kevin Shinn, IDSA, Craig Mackiewicz, IDSA & Matt Marrocco    
5:00 – 6:00pm Chapter & Section Council Happy Hour | Volt Bar (Invitation Only)     

Saturday, August 20

Ambassador Ballroom

Cartier

Cabot

9:00 – 2:00pm The IDSA Experience-Design Gallery & Registration    
9:30 – 9:35am Welcome | Sooshin Choi, IDSA                         College for Creative Studies    
9:35 – 10:00am Detroit City of Design: The Role of Design in Building Detroit’s Future, Olga Stella, Detroit Creative Corridor Center    
10:05 – 10:30am

DesignX, a New Era of Design Activism: Emerging Practices in Shanghai, Professor Yongqi Lou, PhD, Tongi University

   
10:30 – 11:00am Coffee Break     
11:00am – 12:00pm Panel Discussion - Impact of Design as a Change Agent    
12:00 – 1:30pm Lunch    
1:30 – 1:55pm Agile Innovation for Product and Service Design, Kevin Young, IDSA, Continuum

How Design and Forecasting Methods Can Be Used to Inform Material StrategyJennifer Peavey, IDSA, Eastman Chemical Company

Re-Inspiring—The Hidden Value of LegacyDaniel Mota Veiga, D+M Group

2:00 – 2:25pm

Rise of the Creative Class, Jason Mayden, Accel Partners

 

Cultivating the NewJim Bull, Moving Brands

2:30 – 2:55pm Coffee Break     
3:00 – 3:30pm

Crazy Coat LadyVeronika Scott, The Empowerment Plan

   
3:30 – 4:00pm Closing Remarks | Sooshin Choi, IDSA, College of Creative Studies & 2017 Announcement Jeevak Badve, IDSA    
4:00 – 5:30pm Closing Happy Hour