OCTOBER 18-22, 2021 / REMOTE DESIGN WEEK

SCHEDULE

We continue to confirm speakers for Remote Design Week but here’s a look at the latest schedule to help you plan your week.

We’ll have live sessions throughout the day to accommodate workdays and timezones. Most sessions will be recorded and available to view on-demand, so don’t worry about missing any. Stay tuned for more details.

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OCTOBER 18

MON

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09:00-10:00 AM EDT10:00 AM EDT

☀️ Morning Kick-off

11:00 AM EDT12:00 PM EDT

Tess Dixon, Design Manager, Condé Nast

🎙️ Talk followed by Q+A

Onboarding as a Tool for Equity

12:00 PM EDT1:00 PM EDT

Tolu Adegbite, Product Designer, Shopify

🎙️ Talk followed by Q+A

Designing for cognitive disabilities

1:00 PM EDT2:00 PM EDT

🍔 Lunch Break

2:00 PM EDT3:00 PM EDT

Dana Bright, Product Design Manager, Facebook

🎙️ Talk followed by Q+A

Building a team culture in a remote world

3:00 PM EDT4:00 PM EDT

Inclusivity in and by design

☕️ Panel Discussion

Inclusivity in and by design

4:00 PM EDT5:00 PM EDT

Samantha Berg, Head of Design, Chime

🎙️ Talk followed by Q+A

How to shift from a critique culture to a workshop culture.

OCTOBER 19

TUES

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09:00-10:00 AM EDT10:00 AM EDT

☀️ Morning Kick-off

10:00 AM EDT11:00 AM EDT

Jessa Parette, Director of Experience Design, Capital One

🎙️ Talk followed by Q+A

70 Ways You Can Actually Measure Design Quality

11:00 AM EDT12:00 PM EDT

Nahiyan Khan, Lead UX Engineer of Design Systems, Lifion by ADP

🎙️ Talk followed by Q+A

Visualizing Design Tokens at Scale

12:00 PM EDT1:00 PM EDT

Jiri Trecak, CEO, Supernova.io

🎙️ Talk followed by Q+A

Design system adoption is hard – Let’s solve it with better tools

1:00 PM EDT2:00 PM EDT

🍔 Lunch Break

2:00 PM EDT3:00 PM EDT

Bob Baxley, Senior Vice-President, Design and Experience, ThoughtSpot

🎙️ Talk followed by Q+A

How to Deconstruct a User Interface

3:00 PM EDT4:00 PM EDT

Design Systems and Navigating Change

☕️ Panel Discussion

Design Systems and Navigating Change

4:00 PM EDT5:00 PM EDT

Adam Fry-Pierce, Head of DesignOps, DocuSign

🎙️ Talk followed by Q+A

Lessons from 1000 design leaders on hiring

OCTOBER 20

WED

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09:00-10:00 AM EDT10:00 AM EDT

☀️ Morning Kick-off

10:00 AM EDT11:00 AM EDT

Kateryna Korovkina, Design Manager, Eleks

🎙️ Talk followed by Q+A

Tough Call: Facilitating Remote Decision Making

11:00 AM EDT12:00 PM EDT

Eriol Fox, Senior Designer, Simply Secure

🎙️ Talk followed by Q+A

Design mentoring and open source as a design opportunity.

12:00 PM EDT1:00 PM EDT

Shipra Kayan, Visual Collaboration Advocate, Miro

📓 Workshop

Facilitation can give you a seat at the table

1:00 PM EDT2:00 PM EDT

🍔 Lunch Break

3:00 PM EDT4:00 PM EDT

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☕️ Panel Discussion

Making Remote Collaboration Work

2:00 PM EDT3:00 PM EDT

Laura Ward, Principal, Design & Research, PayPal

🎙️ Talk followed by Q+A

Building Influence at a Distance

OCTOBER 21

THURS

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09:00-10:00 AM EDT10:00 AM EDT

☀️ Morning Kick-off

10:00 AM EDT11:00 AM EDT

Alana Lindner, Head of Design, Amazon

🎙️ Talk followed by Q+A

Leading through crisis

11:00 AM EDT12:00 PM EDT

Ted Chiasson, Senior Product Design Manager, Wealthsimple

🎙️ Talk followed by Q+A

Leading high performing remote teams

12:00 PM EDT1:00 PM EDT

Holy Grail of Customer Connection

🎙️ Talk followed by Q+A

Holy Grail of Customer Connection

1:00 PM EDT2:00 PM EDT

🍔 Lunch Break

2:00 PM EDT3:00 PM EDT

Daniel Souza, Senior Manager, Design Operations, Farfetch

📓 Workshop

Unblocking asynchronous creativity

3:00 PM EDT4:00 PM EDT

Remote Leadership: Opportunities and Challenges

☕️ Panel Discussion

Long Distance Leadership

4:00 PM EDT5:00 PM EDT

Pavi Logeswaran, Product Designer, Shopify

🎙️ Talk followed by Q+A

Redirecting a moving train: Influence without authority

OCTOBER 22

FRI

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09:00-10:00 AM EDT10:00 AM EDT

☀️ Morning Kick-off

10:00 AM EDT11:00 AM EDT

Marimar Suarez, Sr. Systems Designer 2, Adobe

🎙️ Talk followed by Q+A

Leveraging E2E user journeys for agile decision-making

11:00 AM EDT12:00 PM EDT

Design Career Paths

☕️ Panel Discussion

Design Career Paths

12:00 PM EDT1:00 PM EDT

Carolann Merchant, Sr Product Designer, Bleacher Report

🎙️ Talk followed by Q+A

Leadership Paths for IC designers

1:00 PM EDT2:00 PM EDT

🍔 Lunch Break

2:00 PM EDT3:00 PM EDT

Tomas Jasovsky, CEO, Founder, AhoyConnect

🎙️ Talk followed by Q+A

Design Founder as a career path

3:00 PM EDT4:00 PM EDT

Aaron Draplin, Draplin Design Co.

☕️ Fireside Chat

Draplin Design Career Paths

APRIL 27 – May 1 / REMOTE DESIGN WEEK

SCHEDULE

We will have live sessions in the morning and late afternoon/early evening to accommodate workdays and timezones. Most sessions will be recorded and can be viewed on-demand, as well, so don’t worry if you miss something.

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