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Friday, March 4 • 15:00 - 16:00
The Futures We Want

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Who decides our futures?
We are in the midst of fundamental systemic changes to our society, culture, and civilization. The signals are all around us: Data, sensors, networks, robots, and ubiquitous connectivity.
These changes and their related challenges present designers with new opportunities, risks and dangers.
This session encourages and provokes us to question our fundamental approach to our work. We will examine moving beyond methods, function and form to the ideas, values and ethics that underpin what we design.
We face a choice: Will the future happen to us or will we create the futures we want?

Speakers
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Kaleem Khan

Founding partner, True Insight
Kaleem Khan is a founding partner of strategy and design consultancy True Insight in Toronto, Canada. Kaleem helps global companies, agencies, startups and governments create great experiences and solve complex problems. Over two decades he has helped leaders in consumer electronics, mobile, Internet, media, software, healthcare, finance, telecom and security. That experience has informed his perspective on ethical challenges in the interaction... Read More →


Friday March 4, 2016 15:00 - 16:00
1. Finlandia Hall Main Stage Mannerheimintie 13, Helsinki