Panel: Future of Design Education

Panel: Future of Design Education

With so many new platforms and technology solutions, design education is more important than ever. Colleges are now having to find new ways to deliver meaningful education to support industry needs and the technological pressures of modern day designers. In this panel, we have gathered together educators from various universities and programs to talk about the future of design education.  The panelists include:

  • Mike Courtney (CEO, Aperio Insights)
  • Jan Ballard (Professor, TCU)
  • Michael Gibson (Professor, UNT)
  • Jessica Burnham (Director, SMU-MADI)
  • Cassini Nazor (Professor, UTD)
  • Brian Sullivan (Adjunct, SMU-CAPE)
  • Ben Magill (Labor Intelligence, DCCD)

The panelists will explore how industry and academia can better work together to build the future of design education to support the next generation of designers.