Design for Impact Boot Camp – sponsored by AC4D&frog design

frog design and Austin Center for Design are pleased to announce and host a one day Design For Impact Boot Camp. This free event will be held on Saturday, April 24th, 2010.

After taking part in the boot camp participants will have:

  1. Acquired a high level process for approaching large-scale social problems, and understand the challenges associated with these types of problems
  2. Experienced the research, synthesis and ideation processes as related to design for impact
  3. Gained empathy with a target, at-risk population
  4. Acquired the introductory vocabulary to speak about strategic design work, in the context of designing for impact

This aggressively-paced boot camp is intended for designers, technologists, marketers, and other professionals who are interested in extending their skill set into the realm of social innovation and design for impact. All levels of design ability are welcome; the only pre-requisite is passion. There are limited participant seats, which are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Learn more at http://www.austincenterfordesign.com/bootcamp/