Breakout Session 1

11:30 am

Breakout Rooms
100 N 3rd Street
Phoenix, AZ 85004

Breakout Session 1

Choose a session from one of six tracks:

Room 132C — Adobe
Brian Wood
“Designing and Prototyping Your Next App with Adobe”
Experience matters. People decide within seconds whether your app or website is useful and engaging. Crafting a great user experience requires more than just visual design. Adobe XD is an app for doing it all—wireframing, visual design, prototyping, previewing and sharing. In this session, we’ll show you how to design and prototype a great user experience using Adobe XD, with tips and tricks to immediately be more productive.

Room 132B — Business of Design
Jane Goat
“Running a Creative Business”
Want to freelance full time? In this session, we’ll discuss specifics how-to’s on how to get your business up and running in a way that protects you legally and maximizes your profit. We’ll also discuss how to get jobs, the art of negotiation, the importance of insurance for your trade, and using social media to document and promote your work.

Room 132A — UX & Design Thinking
Zac Elletson with panelists Jacob Carter and Craig Holzinger
Design Systems for SaaS Products
Make no mistake, building a design system is hard. Join us as we talk about the trials and triumphs of building a design system from scratch at Integrate.

Room 131C — Diversity & Inclusion
Eunique Yazzie with panelists Brian Skeet, Brittany Gene, Karl Jim and Ravenna Curley
“Culture Shifting II: Metamorphosis”
The power of creative advocacy is the intentional effort to create a united voice; knowing design can be the fundamental catalyst for impact. As designers, we help craft ideas and explore the age-old question of “How do we create change?” This presentation will include a panel discussion between cultural designers/artists and storytellers who are influencing perspective, creating community and voicing the unheard stories of Arizona.

Room 131B — Creative Collaboration
Vincent Gonzalez
“Creative Projects, or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Wall”
As artists, we cherish or creativity. We seek ways to grow, to stay “productive,” and to find meaning. Sometimes, we reach a fork in the road or hit a wall. When that happens, a timed creative challenge can unlock something we didn’t know was there.

Room 131A — In-House Design
Jessica Foncannon
Lost that Lovin’ Feelin’? Sweet Graphic Design—Bom, Bom Bom!
The daily grind kills creativity! How do we break free and create clever concepts that deliver poignant messages with the flair of strong design? In this session, we’ll go over three major ideas on how you can keep that lovin’ feelin’, how your creativity can take flight, and how to do it in style. Feel the need? Let’s take off!