Prepare to Design the Future
March 19–20, 2017: Training
March 20–22, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
San Francisco, CA

Tuesday opening welcome

Mary Treseler (O'Reilly Media), Leah Buley (Leah Buley Co.)
9:00am–9:05am Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Location: Grand Ballroom
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 3 ratings)

Program chairs Mary Treseler and Leah Buley welcome you to the first day of keynotes.

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Mary Treseler

O'Reilly Media

M​ary Treseler is vice president of content strategy at O’Reilly Media, ​where she leads an editorial team that covers a wide range of topics from DevOps to design, and the chair of O’Reilly’s Velocity Conference. Mary has been working on technical content for 25 years, acquiring and developing content in areas such as programming, software engineering, and product design. A Boston native, Mary lives​ oceanside​ ​in Padanaram, MA.

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Leah Buley

Leah Buley Co.

Leah Buley is a veteran of the experience design industry, a former Forrester analyst, and the author of The User Experience Team of One. Bridging the roles of practitioner and analyst, Leah helps companies evaluate where they stand competitively with respect to design and then turns around, rolls up her sleeves, and helps their design teams do the hard work. Previously, Leah was a design strategist at Intuit and a lead experience designer at Adaptive Path, working for clients in financial services, media, consumer products, and the nonprofit world. She writes and speaks regularly on tactics for inviting colleagues and skeptics into the human-centered design process.