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

Aarron Walter
Vice President of Design Education, InVision

Website | @aarron

As the vice president of design education at InVision, Aarron Walter draws upon 15 years of experience running product teams and teaching design to help companies enact design best practices. Aarron founded the UX practice at MailChimp and helped grow the product from a few thousand users to more than 10 million. His design guidance has helped the White House, the US Department of State, and dozens of major corporations, startups, and venture capitalist firms. He is the author of the best-selling book Designing for Emotion (A Book Apart). You’ll find @aarron on Twitter sharing thoughts on design. Learn more at


11:20am–12:00pm Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Building & Managing Teams
Location: Tower Salon A
Level: Beginner
Aarron Walter (InVision)
Average rating: ****.
(4.83, 12 ratings)
As the first designer hired at MailChimp, Aarron Walter founded the product design practice and scaled it as the company grew from just 6 employees to 550. The waters were at times difficult to navigate for him and his team. Aarron shares hard-learned lessons, guiding you around the obstacles that tripped him up and exposing the shortcuts that helped his team succeed. Read more.