SCHEDULE

9:00AM

Doors Open

Grab some coffee.

10:00AM

Where are the Black Designers?

Cheryl D Miller discusses the history and accomplishments of black designers in the US.

12:00PM

Lunch Break

Grab a sandwich

2:00PM

Silicon Valley and Diversity

John Maeda talks about the importance of design within the tech industry, and how diversity can revitalize the tech industry

3:00PM

Get Paid

Feelancing and racial pay inequality, negotiating pay and contracts as a designer of color

4:30PM

Designing in Trump’s America

Rebeca Mendez explaining the power of design in fighting social injustice.

5:30PM

Dinner Break

Better than your high school cafeteria

7:00PM

Closing Forum

Get those burning questions in!

LOCATION

Palace of Fine Arts,
3301 Lyon St, San Francisco,
CA 94123