Meet Your Design Thinking Leaders

Our dynamic and diverse speaker faculty gathers a mix of the many organizational functions leveraging design thinking in some capacity: design, UX/CX, innovation, industrial design, human factors engineering and strategy. Their expertise delivers design thinking implementation benchmarks at both the functional and organizational levels.

DESIGN THINKING 2019 SPEAKERS


(USA) Margaret Price
(USA) Margaret Price
Principal Design Strategist
Microsoft
(USA) Pamela Bailey
(USA) Pamela Bailey
Head of Design and User Experience
Facebook
(USA) Ryan Rumsey
(USA) Ryan Rumsey
Assistant Vice President Experience Strategy
USAA
Selena Griffith
Selena Griffith
Senior Lecturer Design Thinking, Innovation and Entrepreneurship
UNSW
Mary-Claire Monsalve
Mary-Claire Monsalve
Product Design Manager
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Gabrielle Dracopoulos
Gabrielle Dracopoulos
Head of Experience Transformation
Guide Dogs ACT/ NSW
Peter O’Malley
Peter O’Malley
Digital Product Manager - Mobile and Web Banking
UBank
Isabella Wallington
Isabella Wallington
Assistant Director of Innovation
NSW Department of Industry
Anet Redmer
Anet Redmer
Service Design Lead
Qantas Airways
Jemma Vandali
Jemma Vandali
Service Design Lead
Telstra
Ben Crothers
Ben Crothers
Principal Design Strategist
Atlassian
Natalie Levy
Natalie Levy
Product Design Lead
Australia Post
David Beal
David Beal
General Manager - Digital Transformation and Analytics
Energy Super
Michael Vullings
Michael Vullings
Head of Customer Experience
News Corp
Lenaig Musson
Lenaig Musson
Head of Customer Experience Design
Boral
Melody Smith
Melody Smith
Human Centred Design Strategy & Capability Lead
QBE Insurance
Jacqui Le Vieux
Jacqui Le Vieux
Experience Design Lead
NAB
Paras Aggarwal
Paras Aggarwal
Senior Manager (Head of) UX
Tabcorp
Van Le
Van Le
Founder
Xinja
Octavia Maddox
Octavia Maddox
Senior Member Experience Manager
Woolworths
Owen Hodda
Owen Hodda
UX Design Lead
ANZ
Ulla Yip
Ulla Yip
Practice Lead
Experience Design Practice
Harriet Wakelem
Harriet Wakelem
Director Design Practice
IAG Insurance
Christy Mcleod
Christy Mcleod
Senior Innovation Designer
Bank of Queensland