David SchellVP Innovation & Design
I'm a passionate and experienced digital leader with a focus on insight driven creative. Specializing in building brands in the digital space, informed user experiences, digital strategy and cross-platform storytelling. I believe strongly in client collaboration and cross-team ideation, and have a passion for fostering talent, growing skills, and cultivating an environment where great ideas can come from anywhere. Throughout my career, I've been lucky enough to work with a diverse group of clients in varying industries. Clients such as Volkswagen, Lexus, AT&T, Cisco, Lee Jeans, PENTAX, RICOH, Google, Intuit, Kaiser Permanente, Intrawest, Horizon Organic, Marmot, Midas, Pearl Izumi, IZZE, Vail Resorts, Aspen Snowmass, Whistler Blackcomb, Starz, Thule, Spyder Skiwear, and Fidelity Investments. I've been honored to have my work recognized by the Clios, Cyber Lions, Webby Awards, Interactive Media Awards, Web Marketing Association, BMA Gold Key and B2 Awards, Communicator Awards, Daveys, CommArts Magazine, Omni Awards, Adweek Icon Awards and the Addy Awards.
Hear from innovative leaders across various industries dive right in and share their experiences with how they approach design thinking at their organizations, how they got started, and how it has transformed their culture. Each expert will leave you with their top two pieces of inspirational yet practical advice for organizations already embracing or looking to implement human-centered design.
10:15am: Finance: Joel Kashuba, VP Innovation, Fifth Third Bank
10:30am: Education: David Schell, VP Global Experience & Design, Pearson
10:45am: Healthcare: Ryan Shafer, Human-Centered Design Director,UnitedHealth Group
11:00am: Athletics: Wilson Smith, Senior Design Director, Nike
11:15am: Audience Q&A: You’ve learned how design thinking is applied at various types of organizations and how firms benefit. Each of these pioneering experts will take the stage together on a short panel, ready to provide answers to some of your most burning questions.