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

Events

Monday, March 20

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1:00pm–4:00pm Monday, March 20, 2017
Location: Great Clock in the Westin St Francis Lobby
Enjoy an afternoon stroll through San Francisco neighborhoods, led by Jorge Arango. As we walk and talk, we'll investigate the difference between "just a building" and "architecture" and what any of this has to do with designing user experiences for digital products and services. Please meet at Great Clock in the Westin St Francis Lobby. Read more.
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5:00pm–6:00pm Monday, March 20, 2017
Location: Colonial Room/Italian Room (Sponsor Pavilion)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)
Welcome to the Design Conference. Join us at the opening reception, where you’ll have the opportunity to network while enjoying the best of local food and drink. Read more.

Tuesday, March 21

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6:30am–7:30am Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Location: Tower Salon Foyer
Average rating: *****
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Join us for the Design Dash 5K Fun Run and Walk. You don’t have to be a serious runner. We encourage you to go at your own pace and stop to take in views of San Francisco. Then refresh with coffee and snacks after your run. The first 70 attendees will receive an exclusive Design Dash 5K T-shirt. Meet at the Tower Salon Foyer. Read more.
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8:15am–8:45am Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Location: Georgian
Meet us before the opening keynotes on Tuesday morning and get to know fellow attendees in quick 60-second discussions. Read more.
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10:45am–11:15am Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Location: Colonial Room/Italian Room (Sponsor Pavilion)
O'Reilly Author Book Signings will be held in the O’Reilly booth on Tuesday. This is a great opportunity for you to meet O’Reilly authors and speakers. Read more.
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12:00pm–1:15pm Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Location: Elizabethan AB, Elizabethan CD, and Alexandra's
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 1 rating)
During lunch, you'll have the chance to participate in a Birds of a Feather session with like-minded people. Read more.
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2:45pm–3:35pm Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Location: Colonial Room/Italian Room (Sponsor Pavilion)
O'Reilly Author Book Signings will be held in the O’Reilly booth on Tuesday. This is a great opportunity for you to meet O’Reilly authors and speakers. Read more.
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3:35pm–4:15pm Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Location: Essex
Your portfolio is one of the most important things that design leaders look at when assessing whether you’re a good fit for their team. At O’Reilly Design, you can get honest and actionable feedback on yours from leaders at some of the world’s most design-centric companies. Read more.
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5:05pm–6:15pm Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Location: Colonial Room/Italian Room (Sponsor Pavilion)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 1 rating)
Join us in the Sponsor Pavilion to mingle with other conference participants in a social setting. Enjoy a drink or two while networking and checking out cool tools, innovations, and influencers in the wide world of design. This event is open to all attendees, sponsors, and exhibitors. Read more.
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7:00pm–9:00pm Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Location: Various Locations
Get to know your fellow attendees over dinner. We've made reservations for you at some of the most sought-after restaurants in town. This a great chance to make new connections and taste some of the great cuisine San Francisco has to offer. Read more.

Wednesday, March 22

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8:15am–8:45am Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Location: Georgian
Meet us before the opening keynotes on Wednesday morning and get to know fellow attendees in quick 60-second discussions. Read more.
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12:00pm–1:15pm Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Location: Elizabethan AB, Elizabethan CD, and Alexandra's
During lunch, you'll have the chance to participate in a Birds of a Feather session with like-minded people. Read more.
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2:45pm–3:35pm Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Location: Colonial Room/Italian Room (Sponsor Pavilion)
Average rating: *....
(1.00, 1 rating)
O'Reilly Author Book Signings will be held in the O’Reilly booth on Wednesday. This is a great opportunity for you to meet O’Reilly authors and speakers. Read more.