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

Amanda Linden
Director of Product Design, Facebook

Website | @amandalinden

Amanda Linden is a director of product design at Facebook. Previously, Amanda was the head of design at Asana, an enterprise teamwork productivity app with millions of users worldwide, where she managed product and marketing design teams and led Asana’s rebrand, and a design director within Intuit’s Small Business group, where she led a QuickBooks redesign and managed the payments, payroll, and accounting design teams. Amanda holds an MBA and a BS in visual communication from UC Davis.

Sessions

3:35pm–4:15pm Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Technology, tools, and process
Location: California East
Level: Intermediate
Kaaren Hanson (Medallia), Micah Alpern (Medallia), Sara Khoury (Google), Amanda Linden (Facebook), Catherine Courage (Google)
Average rating: ****.
(4.33, 3 ratings)
Startup design is radically different from design at established companies. Join in to hear how design leaders Catherine Courage (Google), Kaaren Hanson (Medallia), Sara Khoury (bebop), and Amanda Linden (Asana) moved from leadership positions at large corporations to roles at scrappy startups. If you’re thinking about joining a startup, this is the panel to attend. Read more.
2:05pm–2:45pm Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Bridging design, technology, and business
Location: California West
Level: Beginner
Amanda Linden (Facebook)
Average rating: ***..
(3.83, 6 ratings)
The future of enterprise design is one where users have a strong connection with the brand of the products they are using. At the same time, future enterprise products will make you feel closer to your coworkers, even as teams become more distributed across the globe. Amanda Linden explains what your product team should prioritize and how to ensure your user experience investments are successful. Read more.