With the World on Fire, this newly adapted, complex and insightful talk is on the big and small lessons of a designer who works to make positive social change during times when the world seems to be perpetually set on fire. Join us virtually TONIGHT as Ashleigh discusses the importance of resilience, a global point of view, doing the individual work, and a sense of humor in taking on the meaningful challenges facing all of us.
October 6 | 7:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Ashleigh Axios is a speaker, strategic creative, and an advocate for design’s ability to break barriers and create positive social change. She is Chief Experience Officer and a Partner at Coforma, a digital consultancy and design firm that crafts creative solutions and builds technology products that support communities. She is also the Chair of the Board for AIGA, the professional association for design. Prior to her current roles, Axios formed and led the in-house creative agency at Automattic, served as the creative director and a digital strategist in the Obama White House, served as president of AIGA Washington D.C., and more.