8
Sep

Dialexa is a Silver Sponsor of Big Design 2020

We are happy to announce that Dialexa is a Silver Sponsor of Big Design 2020. Dialexa is the arsenal behind the world’s largest and most successful companies, delivering world-class experiences and revolutionary products. Our Research and Design practice starts with product strategy and ends with solutions with user experiences that enable elegant solutions to complex...
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5
Sep

7-Eleven is a Silver Sponsor of Big Design 2020

We are happy to announce that 7-Eleven is a Silver Sponsor of Big Design 2020. They have been a long-time partner of the conference. Here are a few fun facts about 7-Eleven: The company was started in 1946 They consider July 11 (or 7/11) to be their birthday. They giveaway 500,000 gallons of free Slurpees...
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3
Sep

Free MURAL Demo Helps to Kick Off Big Design — Sept. 10

Missing the days of generating ideas visually with your teams in person? Come get your creative fix during this one hour session with MURAL, a digital workplace solution enabling innovative teams to collaborate in real-time using large, immersive canvases. You will do energizers and warm-ups with other Big Design attendees, then join us in discussing...
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3
Sep

Welcome First-Ever Big Design Intern: Jade Angustia

In a year of many firsts, the Big Design Conference is proud to announce its first-ever intern: Jade Angustia!  Jade Angustia (BS’22) is currently a sophomore at University of North Texas in Frisco. She is among the first cohort in the highly-innovative Project, Design, and Analysis (PDA) program. A interactive, project-based learning program, PDA places students...
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12
Aug

Research and Strategy Talks at Big Design 2020

Big Design Conference is known for its research and strategy talks each year. With the impact of COVID-19, people have became very creative with their research and strategy since the start of the year. Here are research and strategy talks at Big Design 2020: Arguing for Less User-friendly Futures Usage Maturity Matrix: A Tool Design for...
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10
Aug

Career Talks at Big Design 2020

At Big Design, we were talking about DesignOps before the term existed. Career talks are populare because they help you with job searches, transitioning into leadership roles, improving team collaboration, dealing with difficult personalities, building a better portfolio, and more. Here are some of the career talks at Big Design 2020: The Power of Storytelling...
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9
Aug

Sabre is a Silver Sponsor of Big Design 2020

We are happy to announce that Sabre is a Silver Sponsor of Big Design 2020. They have been a long-time partner of the conference. At this year’s conference, you can learn from the Sabre experts: Dana Walter. UX Partner at Sabre. She will be moderating the panel on Collaborating with a Multi-Generational Team Anita Barraco....
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8
Aug

DBU is a Silver Sponsor

We are happy to announce that the College of Business at DBU is a Silver Sponsor of the 2020 Big Design Conference.  The College of Business desires to graduate servant leaders who will make eternally meaningful contributions in their field of study, their communities, and throughout the world. It is their second time to sponsor...
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7
Aug

From Zero to Award-Winning: How Design Thinking Changes Corporate Culture

Sara Conklin is a collaborative and results-driven design leader. She drives business results by transforming organizational culture. She has spent her career creating business success through design thinking and experience design for Fortune 500 companies in different industries. These days, Sara works to democratize and infuse design thinking throughout a 14,000+ employee organization. She’s a...
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6
Aug

Mentoring a New Generation of Digital Product Creators

Sanjay Shah is a product designer at Dialexa and creator of 20TWENTY. He is going to lead a panel discussion on an education initiative on how companies can partner with college universities to build the next generation of designers, researchers, and strategists. Students work on a real-world design challenge, while receiving mentoring from professionals and...
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5
Aug

Navigating UX Burnout to Sustain a Meaningful Career

Sarah Hoaglan is a designer and strategist who is passionate about solving complex problems through technology, business intelligence, and user experience. She has spent 12 years pursuing user-centered solutions for large enterprise corporations. Sarah currently works at The Home Depot in Atlanta, GA, leading a team that focuses on merchandising and product assortment in markets...
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3
Aug

Cariloop is a Silver Sponsor

We are happy to announce that Cariloop is a Silver Sponsor of the 2020 Big Design Conference. The company’s mission is to help take care of caregivers. When you think of the impact of COVID-19, Cariloop’s products and services are needed now more than ever. Cariloop can help caregivers with: Dedicated Care Coaches. To support you...
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2
Aug

Seat at the Table: Cannot Spell Executive without UX

Rima Campbell is an accredited UX professional with a focus on developing world class customer experiences and leading businesses to achieve the maximum returns. For over 20 years, she has been a strong advocate for the customer along with championing UX best practices. She enjoys coaching, mentoring people to achieve exceptional results. Rima has 20...
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1
Aug

Meet the Big Design 2020 Organizers

No conference is possible without the hard work and dedication of the conference organizers. At the Big Design Conference 2020, we want to take a moment to acknowledge the organizers. This group of organizers have a saying: Design leaders build future design leaders. This year’s conference theme is: Building a Future Legacy. This year’s organizers...
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30
Jul

New Ticket Price for Furloughed Workers

We have added a new ticket price for attendees, who have been furloughed, laid off, and anyone who does not have access to a professional budget. Use the Solo Rate, which has the following benefits: Four-day conference pass for talks on Sept. 09-12, 2020. Access to any of the conference break out rooms during the...
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