DSI International Open House 2017

DSI / Social Design

MFA Design for
Social Innovation

136 W 21st St,
5th Fl.
New York, NY 10011
(212) 592–2205



Amanda Kizer

speakers: Amanda Kizer
titles: Manager, GIIRS Impact Rating program; B Lab
date: November 1, 2017
subject: GIIRS Impact Rating program

Nathaniel Raymond

speaker: Nathaniel Raymond
title: Director of the Signal Program at Harvard Humanitarian Initiative
date: October 18, 2017
subject: Data As People: Information, Rights, and the Future of Human Freedom

Jessica Ladd

speakers: Jessica Ladd
titles: Founder, Sexual Health Innovations and The Social Innovation Lab
date: November 1, 2017
subject: Project Callisto-college sexual assault reporting system

Neill Coleman

speaker: Neill Coleman
title: Principal, Mission Magnified Consulting
date: October 11, 2017
subject: Leveraging Influence: How Communications Can Magnify Your Impact

Kenny Fries

speaker: Kenny Fries
title: Author, Memoirist and Poet; In the Province of Gods, In The Gardens of Japan: A Poem Sequence
date: October 3, 2017
subject: A Conversation With Kenny Fries

Ruth Gates, Ph.D.

speaker: Ruth Gates, Ph.D.
title: Director, Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, University of Hawaii at Manoa
date: September 27, 2017
subject: Harnessing Basic Biology to Address an Ecological Crisis

Victoria Sammartino

speaker: Victoria Sammartino
title: Executive Director Emeritus, Voices UnBroken
date: September 20, 2017
subject: Making creative writing workshops available to vulnerable youth.

Sunitha Malieckal

speaker: Sunitha Malieckal
title: Account Manager, Greyston Bakery
date: September 13, 2017
subject: Open Hiring

Lance Lindblom

speaker: Lance Lindblom
title: retired President and CEO, The Nathan Cummings Foundation
date: September 6, 2017
subject: Foundations and Social Change

Heather Fleming

Heather Fleming, Catapult Design talks about the intersection of business, innovation, and social impact. Watch it here.

136 W 21st St,
5th Fl.
New York, NY 10011
(212) 592–2205