Design Dimensions at NeoCon
Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University had its annual summer program at NeoCon(r) June 2011 at the University of Chicago’s Gleacher Center. This year’s program was Design Dimensions: Social Awareness at the Core of Good Design. Rule29’s Justin Ahrens presented about their perspective on the topic.
“See Different” at #HOWLive
Rule29’s Justin Ahrens talk “See Different. Do Different” was presented at the 2011 HOW Conference in Chicago, IL. The Talk Description: We all say we want to change the world—but where do we start? According to Rule29’sJustin Ahrens, it’s by doing, not talking. He’ll discuss his involvement in a variety of organizations (including work in Africa) that has changed his entire team’s experience, outlook and desire to help others. You’ll learn practical ways you and your team can start to make a difference in your community and beyond, and discover how it will change your own personal culture.
20 Minutes to be EPIC
Rule29 had the privilege to participate in the inaugural EPIC 20/20: An evening of tug-at-your-heartstrings, rapid-fire presentations, all centered on the intersection of design and social change. Rule29’s Justin Ahrens and Kerri Liu joined fellow speakers Professor Anne Marie Mitchell of Columbia College Chicago and Mary Foyder of IDEO. For more on the event please read here.