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Monday, February 29 • 10:25 - 10:55
Design Learning

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Ever find yourself thinking… If only they understood? 

I will share my experiences communicating with people who didn't share my understanding and what I learned from those experiences. I'll share how that informed how I speak to new designers about their careers, how I communicate with my peers who are not designers about understanding the value of design, and how the concept has informed building digital systems for learning. 

The concept is simple but powerful: If you want someone to understand you, you must meet them where they are.

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Jodi Cutler

Design Manager, IBM Design, Watson
Jodi has spent the last 23 years solving the same fractal problem. She tries to understand people, their environments, and what they value. Armed with that she then sets up conditions for them to be successful. She has done this as an art teacher, as a pioneer in internet adoption... Read More →

Monday February 29, 2016 10:25 - 10:55 EET
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