DesignThinkers 2013 recordings available for members
24/01/14

RGD Members can view talks from the inspiring line-up of speakers who shared presentations at the 2013 DesignThinkers Conference in Toronto. Visit the Members Only section under 'Videos' for the password to access these recordings on RGD's Vimeo site. 

 

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“We’re exposed to much more than we think, the trick for the future is the ability to access the information we need” - Alex Trochut, More is More
 
 
 
"It's better to be loved by a small group than liked by a large group of people. Hate is part of the love equation."-  Austin McGhie, Brand is a Four Letter Word
 
 
 
“Life isn’t about experience, it’s about participation, engagement – we’re building an engagement-driven economy”-  Bruce Nussbaum, Creativity = Strategy
 
 
 
Every person on the planet, has the potential to improve their creativity – it’s a trait we’re born with” -  Chris Chapman, Purpose, Passion & Penguins
 
 
 
"Typography tells a story." - Cyrus Highsmith, Similar But Different 
 
 
 
"Print is not dying - it's in rehab" -  Darhil Crooks, Print in the Digital Age
 
 
 
"There is an unprecedented opportunity for design in Canada. The world is looking to us for leadership" -  David Berman, How To Make The Entire Planet Your Client
 
 
 
“Collecting stories from people showed us that the value is in the experience you have with the product” -  Dmitri Siegel, Dirtbag Design
 
 
 
"Who will lead design in the 21st century? It has a lot to do with learning skills that go beyond traditional design" Elizabeth Pastor, The Other Design Thinking
 
 
 
"Clients hire you because they trust you. It's not about the work or the price. It's the relationship" -  Emily Cohen, Best Practice Strategies Any Design Firm Should Know
 
 
 
“Design is constantly reinventing itself –as industry professionals, we have to reinvent ourselves to adapt & keep up” - Jenn and Ken Visocky O'Grady, What's Your Design Worth
 
 
 
"Missions attract more than great people, they attract great partners" - John Kieselhorst, Made. On A Mission. 
 
 
 
"Getting from olive to opera - it's about how you make ideas connect, how you create transitions that are memorable" -  Karin Fong, Heroes - Super, Design, Real and Imaginary
 
 
 
"Being a designer and designing type is not good for your health" - Matteo Bologna, Branding from a Type Nerd Point of View
 
 
 
"Don't be afraid of colour. Be careful, but don't be afraid." -  Morag Myerscough, Belonging
 
 
 
“When it comes to archaeology, you need to rely on the data you have and accept the limits of source material” -  Nicholas Felton, Feltron Reporting
 
 
 
“If you want respect from the client, you have to know the product. Earning respect isn’t enough, you have to demand it" - Peter Mendelsund, Cover: The Art of the Jacket Designer 
 
 
 
"We are used to a culture of encounters, we like bringing things together" -  Pierre Bernard, The Matchmaker
 
 
 
"Don't be good. Don't be best. Be better." - riCardo Crespo, Why Are You?
 
 
 
"Creativity is all about team work and creating an environment to keep passion flowing to allow groups to innovate together"  -  Shawn Petersen, Passion + Tinkering = Innovation
 
 
 
 
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