International Home and Housewares Show

Chicago, IL

Designers Eleanor Sandford and Kyleigh Wawak will speak on a panel about the Future of Food

Idea Incubation: Get to Good Ideas Faster

General Assembly, San Francisco

Learn how to frame ideas to get to good solutions faster. Interaction Designer Stephanie Szabó and Strategist Lauren Braun co-lead an immersive workshop on ideation techniques to attack your teams’ problems from a business perspective and push them from a users’ perspective. 6:30 PM

Lean Startup Conference

San Francisco, CA

Testing apps, websites and digital services is pretty well-documented territory; but what about testing services without a screen? Strategy Lead Lauren Braun will run a workshop on designing and running lean experiments for services.

Special Effects Prototyping at MICA

Baltimore, MD

The art of faking it. gravitytank designers Defne Civelekoglu and Nadeem Haidary team up with design anthropologist Mike Youngblood to share shortcuts for making believable prototypes with MICA + Johns Hopkins Design Leadership dual MBA/MA students in a two day workshop. 1:30 PM

SDN San Francisco Event: Tools for Critical Thinking

gravitytank SF

We are hosting a workshop with SDN SF, exploring different ways to synthesize seemingly discrete pieces of information into actionable frameworks. 2:20 PM

Branding for Business

General Assembly, San Francisco

Interaction Designer Stephanie Szabó teaches a hands-on workshop on how to leverage brand thinking and brand driven strategies to better position your business for growth. Sign up here. 6:00 PM

Bon Appétech Conference

San Francisco, CA

gravitytank takes on the Bon Appétech conference! Partner Lucas Daniel will serve on a panel around Design Thinking in Food innovation. Associate Partner Justin Rheinfrank will be judging the food and technology start-up pitch competition.

Service Design Network Global Conference

New York, NY

Leave your wallet at home! Partner David Sonders and Associate Partner Justin Rheinfrank discuss emerging challenges and opportunities in designing experiences now that we don’t need to “swipe” (or dip) to pay. 2:00 PM

dmi: 40th Anniversary Design Leadership Conference

Boston, MA

gravitytank will be presenting about Micro Pilots in the Innovation & Entrepreneurship seminar session of the Design Management Institute's annual conference.