Creative Confidence

David Kelley, Founder and Chairman, IDEO

Friday, February 3, 2012, 3:30pm

Spanos Auditorium

This seminar is part of the Jones Seminars on Science, Technology, and Society series.

There is much to be gained both personally and professionally from learning to trust our intuitive minds and developing a personal methodology to gain creative confidence.

A team of designers from IDEO also led a design workshop entitled "Design Strategies for Innovation." Watch videos from the workshop on YouTube and see photos from the event on Flickr.

About the Speaker

David Kelley is founder and chairman of IDEO, a California-based entrepreneur, educator, designer, and venture capitalist. He is recognized as one of America’s leading design innovators, in part, thanks to his membership in the National Academy of Engineering and his receiving of numerous awards. David serves as the Donald W. Whittier professor in the Product Design program at Stanford University, where he also established the school’s Hasso Plattner Institute of Design, also known as the d.school. Preparing the design thinkers of tomorrow earned David the Sir Misha Black Medal for his “distinguished contribution to design education.” He has also won the Edison Achievement Award for Innovation, as well as the Chrysler Design Award and National Design Award in Product Design from the Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum.