Intersectional Craftswomxnship — heart, soul, materials, play, ethics, form, inclusion

Join us for an intersectional narrative of womxn discussing shaping experiences, theory, research, material science, couture, AI/ethics, game mechanics, UX, and industrial product design principles. This powerhouse panel is moderated by: Ana Arriola GM & Partner, AI+ Research at Microsoft PANELISTS: – Safiya Umoja Noble Ph.D Associate Professor, UCLA Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Southern

Bots are coming: Designing with AI

When will computers be making design decisions? When will emerging tech tear the fabric of the design process of today? We’ll examine the present and future impact of customer research and design thinking/tools on algorithms, conversational UI, dynamic/data driven interfaces, and other technologies. Our moderated panel discussions will be comprised of industry thought leaders in

Designing Human-Centered AI Products

What is the role we as designers play in building artificial intelligence-driven products that are human-centered, ethical, and inclusive? Google’s People + AI Research team (PAIR) invites you to a workshop to help you gain a stronger understanding of how to approach design for AI. We will share insights from the newly published People+AI Guidebook,

STUDIO CRAWL JUNE 21: North Beach, Polk Street, FiDi, SoMa

Studio Crawls are an annual, highly anticipated event where attendees go from studio to studio, peek inside and meet the designers and creators behind some of the city’s most admired products, designs and brands. Studio Crawl is held at various architecture and design studios, shops, galleries, tech companies and startups around San Francisco allowing studios

Revolutionizing the future of restaurants through design and technology

Bringing technology to restaurants doesn’t mean sacrificing the human experience. eatsa’s innovative end-to-end restaurant Platform is changing the way restaurants operate and how they engage with their customers. eatsa’s multi-disciplinary design team will share how they’ve designed user-centered experiences for restaurants in the digital era. The event will be hosted at their corporate office where

If Robots Build the House of Today, How to Build a House Tomorrow?

The discussion between architects, policy makers, designers and technologists dive into the issues raised by the “How to Build a House: Architectural Research in the Digital Age” exhibition at swissnex san francisco. The exhibition presents the DFAB HOUSE in Switzerland, one of the first houses to be built almost entirely by digital methods, robots and

Studio Tour with Model No.

Go behind the scenes at Model No., the brand new 3D printed, configurable furniture company. We will show you how our furniture is 3D printed in house, full scale and out of our custom bio-resin. At Model No., we’ve developed unique processes using additive manufacturing to create elegantly designed objects, and deliver highly customizable and