Surya Vanka: Design in the Age of Data

Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 5:30pm
Fraser Hall (Lecture Halls) 101


Surya Vanka is a global leader in design, best known for his groundbreaking work in user experience at Microsoft, for creating industry leading design practices such Design Swarms Workshops & the Design Value Scorecard, as an influential author, and as a design educator in over 20 countries. He served as director of user experience at Microsoft, a tenured professor of design at the University of Illinois and a fellow at the prestigious Center for Advanced Study. Vanka has authored design books and other publications; lectured in more than 20 countries; and earned several industry awards.

Presented by The Dell and Rosalie King Design Lecture Series

Part of the simultaneous exhibitions of In the Open and Arne Svenson's The Neighbors at the Western Gallery.