This year’s conference will explore the evolution of and future of design, focusing on new and emerging technologies including VR, AR, AI and Voice.


  • 09:05 – 09.30:
    The Evolution of Design Towards Totality

    Speaker: Nik Parekh

    Design Strategy Lead at Samsung NEXT

    Main Stage

  • 09.30 – 09.50:
    How our decisions are influenced by other people’s choices

    Speaker: David Teodorescu

    Senior Product Designer at Fitbit

    Main Stage

  • 09.50 – 10.10:
    Finding a space for UX

    Speaker: Antonella Sassu

    Lead User Experience Design Consultant at IBM iX

    Main Stage

  • 10.10 – 10.30:
    Bringing science back into UX

    Speaker: Mark Edgington

    Founder at Incendiary Blue Ltd.

    Main Stage

  • 14.00 – 15.30:
    Human(e) design principles: Grow your own, use forever

    Speaker: Jon Dodd

    CEO at Bunnyfoot Ltd


  • 14.10 – 14.30:
    A Mobility Platform for Today and Tomorrow


    Speaker: Adam Williams

    Senior UX Researcher and Design Ethnographer at Uber

    Main Stage

  • 14:30 – 14:50:
    Designing for Google’s Next Billion Users: From Chrome to Google Go, the next internet app


    Speaker: Rachel Ilan Simpson

    Senior UX Designer at Google

    Main Stage

  • 16:50 – 17:15:
    How to design for and look beyond the next 10 years


    Speaker: Phil Balagtas

    Founder of The Design Futures Initiative

    Main Stage