Cultures of Creativity: How Companies Foster The Best Ideas, Products, and Services <video>
JOSH LEVINE, AUG 17, 2020: SF DesignWeek 2020 Panel Discussion
Creativity is a slippery beast; volumes have been written about how to get inspired. But what if it’s a critical part of your business? Deadlines can’t wait for inspiration to strike.
Author and culture design expert Josh Levine spoke with a panel of experts about how companies can develop effective processes and structures so employees can produce the best creative ideas, products, and services consistently.
This panel was recorded on June 15th, 2020 as part of SF DESIGN WEEK.
Alex Tran, Senior Designer at VMware Pivotal Labs Alex leads design for the VMware Pivotal Labs Services Portfolio team. He co-founded VMware’s design community of practice, which amplifies the diverse voices of its 130+ global designers working in modern application and platform development.
Adi Wise, Design Program Manager at Sequoia Capital Adi champions Employee Experience programs and Design Operations to fortify retention and build community. Adi has nurtured design teams at Pentagram, Twitter and Adobe, and recently joined Sequoia Capital’s Design Lab.
Peter Merholz, Design Executive, Author “Org Design for Design Orgs” Peter Merholz has worked at the intersection of design, technology, and humans for over 25 years. He co-founded Adaptive Path, the premier user experience consultancy, acquired by Capital One in 2014.
Josh, Peter, Adi, and Alex discuss how to design processes for designers.