DSI Paul Polak’s Work Inspires a Powerful Thesis


MFA Design for
Social Innovation

136 W 21st St,
5th Fl.
New York, NY 10011
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Matt Enstice

speaker: Matt Enstice
title: President and CEO, Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus, Inc.
date: March 1, 2017
subject: Creating vibrant, healthier, and more sustainable communities.

Brett Stoudt

speaker: Brett Stoudt
title: Assistant Professor, John Jay College of Criminal Justice
date: February 22, 2017
subject: Understanding the Social Psychology of Oppression and Privilege

Andy Stefanovich

speaker: Andy Stefanovich
title: Chief Curator and Provacateur, Prophet
date: February 15, 2017
subject: Give Over Get

Bill Browning

speaker: Bill Browning
title: Founding Partner, Terrapin Bright Green
date: February 8, 2017
subject: Bio-inspired Innovation

Jonathan Rich

speaker: Jonathan Rich
title: Advocacy Strategist, Roberts + Rich
date: February 1, 2017
subject: Climate Change and Policy

Doug Powell

speaker: Doug Powell
title: Distinguished Designer, IBM
date: January 25, 2017
subject: Design at Scale: Building a Culture of Design at IBM

Farhad Attaie

strong>speaker: Farhad Attaie
title: Co-Founder and CEO, hellosmile
date: January 18, 2017

Micaela Blei

speaker: Micaela Blei
title: Senior Manager, The Moth Education Program
date: January 11, 2017
subject: Connecting through narrative and the art of storytelling.

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