Women Get in the Boys’ Club
“Things are better now,” Ms. Gauci, General Motors’ executive director for industrial design, said recently. “But the numbers still aren’t what we’d like them to be. Our industry needs and wants creative people from different backgrounds — women, minorities, everybody.”
High-Tech, Human-Centered Design
IDSA's International Design Conference took a humanistic approach to futuristic design. The predominant theme of the conference seemed to be collaborative design, with many speakers emphasizing the importance of multidisciplinary teams and using technology to better connect with coworkers and customers.