2020 Design Forum Keynotes Announced

2020 Design Forum Keynotes Announced

Two expert keynotes will join this year’s Design Forum, bringing expertise and inspiration focused on our theme of “Exploring Equity, Diversity and Inclusion in High-Performing Teams.”



Heather Currier Hunt

Session: “Design Thinking & Diversity”

As IDEO’s Senior Global Director of Learning & Development, Heather’s mission is to empower people to tap into their authentic expression and become great team members. She places an emphasis on creating teams that are both diverse and inclusive. Join her to explore the connection between design thinking and diversity, and how one can inspire the other.

Barbara Bouza

Session: “Creating a Meaningful Impact Through Design Excellence”

Next, hear from the Co-Managing Director and Principal of Gensler Los Angeles. As a global influencer for human well-being through design excellence, Barbara brings design expertise to this year’s forum. She has been named the Executive of the Year by the Los Angeles Business Journal for its Women Making a Difference campaign, as well as a Woman of Influence by California Real Estate Magazine. Focusing on making an impact through high-quality design, Barbara will complement the forum’s overarching theme by demonstrating the value of inclusivity and teamwork. Learning from these accomplished experts is just one of the many takeaways from the 2020 Lean in Design Forum. View the agenda for this year’s program and register today to join us!