The 99U Conference 2017 main stage speakers provided perspectives on the creative career in an age of disruption, how to fix design, navigating the unknown, and re-invention. Watch all of the 2017 talks here.
"We are disabled not by our bodies, but by the world around us. Disability is nothing more than a brand."
Contextualize, iterate, and understand the difference between “good laughs” and “bad laughs”.
Overnight success is rare, and often comes at the expense of valuable learnings.
A framework to navigate the unknowns in a creative career, without losing confidence in your ideas.
“Products can be powerful enough for professionals, but accessible to everyone."
If Google Image search is your sole barometer, “design thinking uses just one tool: 3M Post-Its."
Avoiding friction means removing “opportunities for serendipity, confrontation, and personal growth."
A detailed look at the birth and life of a creative organization, and the messy realities of the coveted “exit”.
A case for allowing your work to provoke, titillate, and show respect for your audience.