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Research | presentations


“Speculating the Possibilities for Remote Collaborative Design Research: The Experimentations of a Drawing Robot.“ Paper Presentation with Cat Normoyle. , Design for Next, 12th European Academy of Design Conference. Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy. Apr 12-14, 2017.
Conference Website Link   |   Presentation PDF (with speaking notes)

“A Timeline.“ Presentation, Department of Art, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, March 7, 2017.
Invited as a Visiting Designer to deliver a presentation, give class critiques, conduct a workshop, and juror an exhibition.
Presentation PDF


2016
 

 

*“Adventures in Disobedience.“ Panel Presentation with Zach Kaiser, Ben Van Dyke and Joshua Unikel, AIGA Design Educators Conference, Frontier. Bozeman, Montana, Oct 7–9, 2016.
Conference Website Link   |   Panel Abstract PDF (proceedings in progress)

“Experimental Typography as a Method of Sustained Learning.“ Presentation with Tyler Galloway, Society of Typographic Aficionados TypeCon2016 Type & Design Education Forum. Seattle, Washington, Aug 25, 2016.
Conference Program Preview   |  Abstract PDF   |   Presentation PDF (with speaking notes) 

“COLLAB: DESIGN ED Collaborations in Design Education.” Presentation with Marty Maxwell Lane, The Group for Learning in Art and Design (GLAD) 2016 Conference, Creative Pedagogies across Disciplines, Birmingham, United Kingdom. Feb 26, 2016. 
Conference Website Link    |  Abstract PDF   |    Presentation PDF (with speaking notes)


2015
 

“Mapping Research: A Tool for Design Practice.“ Paper Presentation, The ADAPT-r for the Creative Practice Conference ‘Making Research | Researching Making’. Aarhus School of Architecture, Aarhus, Denmark. Sep 10–12, 2015.
Conference Website Link   |   Presentation PDF (with speaking notes)


2014

“Exploring New Modes of Low Stakes Collaboration for Faculty and Students.“ Presentation with Marty Maxwell Lane, Association of Registered Graphic Designers (RGD) Design Educators Conference. Toronto, Ontario, Nov 8, 2014.
Presentation PDF (with speaking notes)

“A Humanities Approach to Innovation in an Interdisciplinary Major.“ Paper Presentation with Zach Kaiser, AIGA Design Educators Conference, New Ventures. Portland, Oregon, Sep 11–13, 2014. 
Abstract PDF   |   Presentation PDF (with speaking notes)   |   Handout PDF

“Collaboration in Mediated Environments: A Conversation on Affordances.“ Panel Presentation with Tania Allen, Brooke Chornyak and Dan McCafferty, Design Research Society (DRS) 2014 Conference, Umeå, Sweden, Jun 16–19, 2014.
Conference Website Link   |   Presentation PDF

“A Roadmap for Digital Storytelling.“ Presentation, AAF Great Lakes Bay Region Quarterly Luncheon, Midland, Michigan, Jun 11, 2014. 
Presentation PDF (with speaking notes)

“Apples and Oranges, or Birds of a Feather?“ Paper Presentation, University & College Designers Association Conference Design Education Summit. Madison, Wisconsin, May 19–20, 2014.
Organization Website Link   |   Presentation PDF (with speaking notes)

“Balancing the Practical + the Possible When Teaching Interaction Design.“ Paper Presentation with Marty Maxwell Lane, AIGA Design Educators Conference, Connecting Dots, Cincinnati, Ohio, Mar 15, 2014. 
Presentation PDF (with speaking notes)


2013

“MAP Detroit: An Interactive Narrative.“ Paper Presentation, Cumulus Conference, More for Less— Design in an Age of Austerity, National College of Art and Design, Dublin, Ireland, Nov 8, 2013.
Abstract PDF   |   Presentation PDF (with speaking notes)

“Design Educator + mom = ?“ Pecha Kucha Presentation with Marty Maxwell Lane, AIGA Design Educators Conference, Head, Heart, Hand, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Oct 10, 2013. 
Abstract PDF   |   Presentation PDF (with speaking notes)

“Design is in the Process.” Poster Presentation, AIGA Design Educators Conference, Head, Heart, Hand. Minneapolis, Minnesota, Oct 10, 2013. 
Abstract PDF   |   Survey PDF   |   Poster PDF

“Best Practices in Visual Design for Digital Humanities Projects.“ Presentation, Network Detroit: Digital Humanities Theory and Practice, Detroit, Michigan, Sep 27–28, 2013.
Abstract PDF   |   Presentation PDF (with speaking notes)

“KORA: A Digital Repository and Publishing Platform.” Poster Presentation with Catherine Foley, Dean Rehberger, and Ethan Watrall, Digital Humanities 2013 Conference, Lincoln, Nebraska, July 16–19, 2013.
Poster PDF

“Designer Roles: Beyond the Visual Expert.“ Paper Presentation, University & College Designers Association Conference Design Education Summit, Chattanooga, Tennessee, May 20–21, 2013.
Organization Website Link   |   Presentation PDF (with speaking notes)

“Motion & Interaction, How Motion is Used to Share Complex Interactive Concepts.“ Presentation, {MoDe} Motion Design Education Summit, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana, Apr 26–27, 2013.
Conference Website Link   |   Presentation PDF (with speaking notes)

“Audience: Designing Positive Experiences.“ Presentation, AAF Great Lakes Bay Region Quarterly Luncheon, Midland, Michigan, Apr 3, 2013.
Presentation PDF (with speaking notes)


2012

“Audience: Designing Positive Experiences.“ Presentation, Mid-Michigan Creative Alliance Quarterly Luncheon, East Lansing, Michigan, Oct 25, 2012.
Presentation PDF (with speaking notes)

“Tracing and Responding to Foodborne Illness.“ Poster Presentation with William Hart-Davidson and Liza Potts, 30th ACM International Conference on Design of Communication, Seattle, Washington, Oct 3–5, 2012.
Poster PDF