Designing Products for All the Senses

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Zendesk

1019 Market Street

San Francisco, CA 94103

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When we think about design, we tend to think first about how it impacts our visual sense, but there are countless examples of how design engages the rest of our faculties. Chefs and food stylists are concerned with taste as well as visual impact, exhibition and environmental designers have to factor in how space might smell, sound designers are changing the way we hear the world through technology, and industrial designers must create satisfyingly tactile products.

The smell of a new book or the noise of an electric car matters, and it’s really when all the senses come together that we form the most compelling user experience. Anything we can perceive is an opportunity for design, and designers are advancing the art on all of these fronts. Please join us for a multi-disciplinary panel discussion about designing beyond the visual.

About the Designing Produces Series

Join AIGA San Francisco and a panel of leading product designers in the Bay Area to discuss how the digital design field has evolved into a holistic product discipline. Products bring together a variety of designers to create something people can see, touch and use. Whether you’re an industrial designer, user experience designer, interaction designer, graphic designer, illustrator or user researcher, if you’re working on a product or product team, you’re a Product Designer. This series breaks down the silos of design disciplines and celebrates the evolution of product design as a multi-disciplinary field.

Who Should Attend

The Designing Products series is geared towards designers who are already practicing within the space and have experience in the field but are looking to gain more insights and meet like-minded people.

Why Does AIGA SF Charge a Fee to Attend?

We're a 501 (c)(3) non-profit and while we would LOVE to produce free programming, San Francisco is an expensive city! All ticket fees directly support the work we do and future programming.

We want all AIGA SF and D.Talks programming to be accessible to those who wish to attend. To inquire about free or reduced tickets, please take a moment to fill out our scholarship form.

REFUND POLICY

We do not offer refunds. All ticket sales go directly to supporting AIGA SF programming and events.

Getting to AIGA SF

Street parking is limited and the nearest parking garage is located at Sutter & Stockton. We encourage guests to use car sharing or take public transportation. We're located blocks away from the Montgomery BART station. We cannot accommodate bikes in our space, however, secure bike parking is located at the Embarcadero BART station, a 15-minute walk to our office.

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