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One week, many voices. The heart and soul of Design Week Portland is in these events, conceived and hosted by the creative community of an entire city.
An Agile process to connect design to development for your next project.
Immersive experience in AR and VR led by a panel of amazing ladies
Incorporating empathy in design & the best practices for accessibility.
Global movement where stories of failed ideas + projects are celebrated
Translate global insights into local actions in this low-waste workshop.
Designing for Fun and Functionality
Use storytelling and accessibility to create meaningful social VR/AR.
Nationally-recognized audio storytellers discuss podcasting for designers.
Watch the InVision documentary and hear from local product design leaders
Storytelling with Manifold
What happens design is unleashed on the city?
Organizational culture "bootcamps" to inspire your team's best performance
1,000 Little Tweaks: Prototyping Early to Create Great Digital Products
Go beyond the visual to design our built environment.
Sara Wachter-Boettcher speaks on what we can do about non inclusive tech.
Virgin Hyperloop One and Google's Waymo talk the future of transportation
Thoughtfully crafting the path to brand love, from discovery to loyalty.
Find out what happens when we measure what we design
Organizational culture workshop to inspire your team's best performance
Learn how to design a talk and tips for feeling confident while speaking
Participants work in teams to brainstorm and prototype a retail concept!
A new sport, invented by AI, proven by humans. Played for the first time.
Lightning round game-inspired drawing, and video game demos
Multimodal design: speech, touch, haptic, gestural, and VR
Avoiding Design Debt in a Constantly Evolving Digital Landscape
Interaction is performative, design methods are static. Come shake it up!
NWEA will educate and inspire to design with accessibility in mind.
Post Modern Home: The Remix
Join us to explore the fundamentals of UX for immersive media.
A workshop to help you break your design practice into the third dimension.