Brainstorming improvisation techniques for designers with Kat Davis

  • 21 Jan 2016
  • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • frog design, 413 Pine Street, Seattle, WA 98101

Thursday, January 21, 2016 at frog design
Brainstorming improvisation techniques for designers with Kat Davis

Start the New Year off right with a different outlook on brainstorming and learn new techniques to generate more ideas. As with all of our monthly speaker meetings, this event is free, but seats are limited, reserve your seat today through meetup

Ever gotten stuck in a brainstorming session? Ever had egos get in the way of teamwork? Taking lessons from improvisational theatre, this workshop will teach you the basics of support, teamwork, and the generative flow of ideas that will make you a better designer. We'll start with the basics of "yes and" and supporting each other and address how to apply these principles in real world situations. This workshop is fun and interactive, so come ready to try something new!

About Kat
Kat Davis is an interaction designer at frog. She has worked with a variety of Fortune 100 companies, start ups, government agencies and NGOs on projects ranging from talent management software to new consumer products. Kat is a passionate teacher of design to both current and aspiring designers. She has led workshops at IxDA ’15, IxDA South America, and UNICEF and taught UX design at General Assembly in Seattle. When not designing, Kat moonlights as an improvisational comedian. Kat holds a Certificate in Interaction Design from the Austin Center for Design and a BA in Philosophy and History.
Twitter: @iamgato
Website: https://about.me/katdavis

Date and time
Thursday, January 21, 2016, 6:30-8:30pm
6:30pm - Light dinner and networking
7:00pm - Workshop
8:00pm - Q&A

Location
frog design, 413 Pine Street, Seattle, WA 98101


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