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

Paul McConnell
Director, Design , Intersection

Website | @paulmcconnell

As Intersection’s director of design, Paul McConnell has helped build an integrated practice of strategists, interaction designers, and visual designers. Paul has led efforts for a range of projects, including web applications, products, services, and spaces. His clients and employers have included startups, universities, corporations, cultural institutions, and government agencies. Paul is an alum of Pratt Institute and continues to lecture in Pratt’s Design Management program and SVA’s Interaction Design program. In addition, Paul serves as a founding advisor and curriculum developer for the Urban Assembly Maker Academy, New York City’s first public high school for design and technology.


1:15pm Friday, 01/22/2016
Design for a greater good
Location: The Chapel
Paul McConnell (Intersection), Mike Clare (Intersection)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 5 ratings)
In order to design for our cities, we have to evaluate and cater to the needs of many. Catering to a wider audience means adapting to several demographics while maintaining a cohesive vision. Paul McConnell and Mike Clare explore how designers can develop concepts and research strategies to create for a city-scale audience. Read more.