Lecture by David Sherwin: Design Is Hacking How We Learn

Presented by the Interaction Design Program
February 21, 2014, 7:00–8:30 pm
Timken Lecture Hall, San Francisco Campus

Reception: 6:30-7 p.m. Timken reception area
Free and open to the public
More info: Alex Vikmanis, avikmanis@cca.edu

David Sherwin is a principal designer at frog, a global innovation firm, where he helps to guide the research, strategy, and design of novel products and services for some of today's leading companies.

Over the past 17 years, his clients have included AT&T, Cingular Wireless, Girl Effect, Holland America Line, Onyx, Microsoft, Samsung, Toshiba, and many others.

Sherwin is the author of Creative Workshop: 80 Challenges to Sharpen Your Design Skills (HOW Books), which is used by tens of thousands of designers worldwide and has been translated into traditional and mainland Chinese.

He also authored Success by Design: The Essential Business Reference for Designers in 2012.

Sherwin is an active speaker and teacher, and has taught workshops on brainstorming and creativity internationally at conferences such as SxSW, Interaction, and HOW Design Live as well as at colleges and universities such as Savannah College of Art and Design, University of Washington, Emily Carr University of Art and Design, and Carnegie Mellon University.

His writing has appeared in A List Apart, TheAtlantic.com/Life, PSFK.com, Design Mind, HOW, and other periodicals.

Sherwin maintains a blog on the business and process of design, called ChangeOrder. He lives in Oakland, California, with his wife, the poet and teacher Mary Paynter Sherwin.