ENCORE: Scaling Design Systems: Pixels to People


Salih Abdul-Karim


Tim Allen


Hayley Hughes


Jane Makich


Design systems shape the experiences people have with your products. They’re visual, tactile, emotive...and practical. They help people get things done, and along the way shape perceptions about products and brands. As we scale, design system teams work with increasingly diverse groups, and the web of collaborations becomes more complex. This evolution requires that we consider every relationship—from pixels to people. Come learn how we're scaling systems at Google, Airbnb, IBM, and Microsoft.

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Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Interactive Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Film Badge
Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Track: Design