DDX '23 - UX & Innovation Conference

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DDX '23 - UX & Innovation Conference

Get inspired about the future of design: Learn to facilitate and design business visions that accelerate innovation.

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Munich Urban Colab Freddie-Mercury-Straße 5 80797 München Germany

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About this event

  • 9 hours
  • Mobile eTicket

Why disruption unleashes creativity.

12 keynotes, 4 workshops - and meet many designers, strategists, leaders, and innovators. 👋

✅ 12 inspirational talks with key takeaways, 4 hands-on workshops

Meet like-minded people and make new connections

✅ Drinks, coffee, and lunch included

✅ Innovation and design experts from IBM, BMW, Cisco, SAP, Expedia, air up, Telefonica, Designit, and many others, bringing together startups and large tech companies

✅ Ticket even includes a free 6-months Figma subscription (only tickets before the 22th of Jan)

We make the travel to the event ClimateNeutral

Agenda and more details on http://designdrives.org/conference.

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The world is transforming faster than ever. In addition the world we are facing social, economic, and environmental issues. 🌍

Businesses need to adjust, innovate and accelerate even faster. ⚡️

So, how can designers and creatives support that process?

At DDX 2023 we look into various ways how design is driving innovation in different industries - so you can learn how to become agents of change, progress, and innovation. You will learn methods and case studies that will support and inspire you to apply design for positive change. 🧠

A conference organized by Designdrives.org, Digital Product School by UnternehmerTUM, and is a key event of the Munich Creative Business Week - Germany's largest design event which will open with DDX.

Tickets 🎫

Tickets include lunch, coffee, and drinks throughout the event - and also include a goodie bag 🥳

Speakers 🎉

➡️ Marko Thorhauer - IBM iX - Design Director

➡️ Doug Powell - Expedia - VP of Design (formerly VP of Design IBM)

➡️ Anja Wilbert - SAP - Creative Director

➡️ Lena Jüngst - air up - Co-Founder, Forbes 30 under 30 | Capital Top 40 under 40

➡️ Gavin Ivester - Cisco - Design Director (formerly Nike, Apple, B&O)

➡️ Felix van de Sand - COBE - Co-Founder & Kickbase

➡️ Barbara Franz - Avi Medical - Head of Design, formerly IDEO - Design Director

➡️ Simon Ehses - BMW Group - Design Lead

➡️ Simon Kindler - HYVE Innovate - Practice Lead Concept & Industrial Design

➡️ Lea Bachmann - Microsoft - Designer

➡️ Afsaneh Asaei & Melike Bilbey - Digital Product School - UnternehmerTUM

➡️ Chris Stark & Thorsten Jonas - Telefonica & Sustainable UX

➡️ Gregor A. Myszor - Designit - Design Director

➡️ Marc Håkan Paulsen - Prophet - Innovation & Design Lead

➡️ Sebastian Gier - Footprint - Co-Founder

Location 🥨

Munich Urban Colab - The new startup and incubation space in central Munich by UnternehmerTUM - the largest center for startup incubation.

Freddie-Mercury-Straße 5, 80797 München

The event will be held in English for the full duration.

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