Schedule

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.

14 Events

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Sunday April 7

Morning

April 7, 2019 / 11:00am1:00pm / Festival Event

2022 Gait Augmentation Seminar: an exercise in things taken too far

A satirical workout about privacy and disguising your walk.

Institute For Comedic Inquiry

Evening

April 7, 2019 / 6:00pm10:00pm / Festival Event

Create for a Cause

Create compelling, cause-driven multimedia stories. Win fame and glory.

WE Communications

Tuesday April 9

Afternoon

April 9, 2019 / 12:30pm1:30pm / Festival Event

The Necessary Evils of Designing for Good

What’s the best way to ask for a buck?

Pivot Group

Wednesday April 10

Morning

April 10, 2019 / 9:30am12:00pm / Festival Event

Leadership Skills for a Feedback Rich Creative Culture

Improv-based workshop for building skills for a feedback-rich culture.

Oyster

Thursday April 11

Afternoon

April 11, 2019 / 4:00pm7:00pm / Festival Event

The Revolution Will Be Brought to You By...

Why are brands taking personal stands on social issues?

Watson Creative

Evening

April 11, 2019 / 5:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

What is Technology? (Day 1 of 3)

Conference, Exhibition, and Experience

University of Oregon Portland
April 11, 2019 / 5:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Sustaining Main St + Cultural Identity

Speakers, Historic Hawthorne Exhibit, Awards + PDX Main St. Launch Party

PDX Main Street Design Initiative
April 11, 2019 / 6:00pm10:00pm / Festival Event

Beacon Quarterly Presents: No. 08 Nail Biter

Explore inspired creativity through a curated experience

Crib Design House

Friday April 12

All Day

April 12, 2019 / 8:30am6:00pm / Festival Event

What is Technology? (Day 2 of 3)

Conference, Exhibition, and Experience

University of Oregon Portland

Evening

April 12, 2019 / 8:00pm10:00pm / Festival Event

The Pressure Is Good for You, A Talk Show.

The Pressure Is Good for You, A Talk Show. A talk show that's good for you.

Adam R Garcia

Saturday April 13

All Day

April 13, 2019 / 9:00am7:00pm / Festival Event

What is Technology? (Day 3 of 3 + OMSI)

Conference, Exhibition, and Experience

University of Oregon Portland and OMSI

Morning

April 13, 2019 / 10:00am12:00pm / Festival Event

An Anti-Patriarchy Approach to Design Practice

Integrating the inner feminine into design practice & process

The Felt Hat
April 13, 2019 / 11:00am3:00pm / Festival Event

Consider the Chair

Discuss Enzo Mari's furniture designs and build a chair from recycled wood.

To Be Determined

Afternoon

April 13, 2019 / 12:30pm2:00pm / Festival Event

Introducing Hope: Utopianism as a Design Tool in Landscape Architecture

A lecture by Tim Waterman with food catered by Victory Project PDX.

2.ink Studio