2015 Schedule
Interactive: March 13–17  •  Film: March 13–21  •  Music: March 17–22

Impact Design Charette curated by Autodesk Foundation

Tuesday, March 17
12:45PM - 1:45PM

Trinity Hall
311 E 5th

We all have the power to design a better future. Join us for this interactive, fast-paced crash course and debate on impact design and how it can solve global challenges. This will help participants to learn how to create solutions to today’s epic challenges. We’ll hear from inspiring social innovators using the different approaches in the field of design for social and environmental impact—impact design—and their potential for scale and impact. Learn about how you can engage these opportunities to drive open innovation and collaborative solutions. This session will get the audience involved and weighing in on the approaches presented! You’ll walk away empowered with the insight, impact models and tools needed to design a better world.


Andreas Bastian

3D Printing Research Scientist

Autodesk Inc

Joseph Speicher

Exec Dir


Sean Hewens

Dir IDEO.org Amplify Program


Timothy Prestero


Design that Matters


Music Badge, Film Badge, Interactive Badge, Gold Badge, Platinum Badge, Artist Wristband

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Music sponsor

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