Highlights: Design Intelligence Conference 2018

Strange Proximities & Unexpected Conversations

Design x Convergence: Strange Proximities & Unexpected Conversations is a full-day conference dedicated to design strategy organized by the Strategic Design & Management Master’s Program at Parsons. Taking place at their Greenwich Village campus, the conference brings together fascinating people from radically different backgrounds to explore surprising topics. Go beyond industry boundaries to address deeper issues that motivate today’s most innovative thinkers. To them, the role of the design strategist is to design for convergence, guiding disparate parts into a shared and impactful trajectory. The day will consist of incisive keynotes, unpredictable panels, an extensive gallery of student work +  intimate group design sessions.

This event was hosted by the MS Strategic Design and Management program and took place on Saturday, May 12, 2018.

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Evolution of Work by Aryanna Martin

February 2, 2018 • Featured, Student Projects • Views: 1322

Icons from Freepik Evolution of Work by Aryanna Martin MS Strategic Design and Management Strategic Design and Management in New Economies Jobs, and the nature of work, have evolved over the years. Once determined by location, work is now defined by changes in technology. Today, there is a constant

NYC-based Bridal by Kerriann Gayle

December 21, 2017 • Featured, Student Projects • Views: 598 NYC-based bridal by Kerriann Gayle​ MS Strategic Design and Management Independent Project: Design Research Kerriann is a second-year MS SDM student whose research topic has been her sustainable bridal wear line, KerriAlise. This luxury retail line features women of colour and

Guest Speakers for Sustainable Business Models!

October 25, 2017 • Featured, Lectures, Presentations • Views: 434

Guest speakers in Raz Godelnik’s Sustainable Business Models class: Mike Noel, Senior Strategist at Futerra Mike is famous for his breadth of corporate sustainability strategy knowledge and ability to provide strategic focus for clients like Mondelez International, Aldi and Fairtrade


December 22, 2016 • Events, External Partnerships, Featured, Featured, Featured Events, Featured News, News, Opportunities, Student News • Views: 485

For students passionate about social change and developing the skills necessary to turn their ideas into action, we are excited to announce that ELab has teamed up with the DO School and 10 other NYC higher education institutions to create a new landmark program within New York City’s higher