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

Jay Trimble
Mission Operations Manager, NASA Ames Research Center

Jay Trimble is mission operations and ground data system manager for the Resource Prospector Lunar Rover Mission at NASA’s Ames Research Center. Previously, Jay founded and led the User-Centered Technology group, which played a significant role in bringing design thinking to mission software; was the lead operations director at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory for Space Radar Lab 1, an international Earth remote sensing mission that flew on the Space Shuttle Endeavour; and was a science operations support team member for the Voyager encounter with Neptune. He was also a mission controller for space shuttle payloads at Johnson Space Center.


3:35pm–4:15pm Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Bridging design, technology, and business
Location: California West
Level: Intermediate
Jay Trimble (NASA Ames Research Center)
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Jay Trimble explains how design thinking was applied to user software for NASA's mission control systems and how NASA has been able to build a design-informed organization of stakeholders by mapping existing mental models from system engineering to design thinking. Read more.