Design the Future
January 19–20, 2016: Training
January 20–22, 2016: Conference
San Francisco, CA
Dan Brown

Dan Brown
Principal, EightShapes

Website | @brownorama

In 2006, Dan Brown cofounded EightShapes, a design firm based in Washington, DC. EightShapes designs digital products and systematizes design standards for Fortune 500 clients. Most recently, Dan has conducted user research for a major networking provider, prepared user profiles for an online media company, and led the design of a web-based responsive dashboard for a software company.

Dan’s two books, Communicating Design and Designing Together, deal with communications and collaboration on design teams and are widely considered to be essential reading for UX designers. UX teams all over the world have played his game Surviving Design Projects to improve their conflict management skills.


9:00am Wednesday, 01/20/2016
Location: The Chapel
Dan Brown (EightShapes)
Average rating: ****.
(4.27, 22 ratings)
Great design projects start with discovery. More than just research and analysis, the discovery phase sets the tone for the project: you ensure you're solving the right problem, explore different approaches, and establish a plan. Dan Brown guides participants through the essential ingredients of discovery and demonstrates how to structure the discovery phase. Read more.