Will Evans (Chief Design Officer Semantic Foundry, USA)
Organizational Design, Design Thinking

MOBX 2017 Speaker

MOBX 2017 speaker Will Evans
Will Evans

Will Evans explores the convergence of practice and theory using Lean Systems, Design Thinking, Theory of Constraints, and Service Design with global enterprises from NYC to Berlin to Singapore. As Chief Design Officer, he works with a select group of clients undergoing Lean and Agile transformations across the entire organization. Will earned his Jonah® from AGI, and serves on the Board of Advisors for Rutgers CX (Customer Experience) Program. Formerly, he was Design Thinker-In-Residence at NYU Stern.

Will was previously the Chief Design Officer at PraxisFlow. Before that, he served as Managing Director of TLCLabs, the world’s leading Lean Design Innovation consultancy where he brought LeanUX, Lean and Kanban to large media, finance, and healthcare companies.

Before TLC, he led experience design and research for TheLadders in New York City. He has over 15 years industry experience in design innovation, user experience strategy and research. His roles include directing UX for social network analytics & terrorism modeling at AIR Worldwide, UX Architect for social media site Gather.com, and UX Architect for travel search engine Kayak.com. He worked at Lotus/IBM where he was the senior information architect, and for Curl – a DARPA-funded MIT project when he was at the MIT Laboratory for Computer Science.

He splits his time between Birmingham, Brooklyn, and Miami. He Founded and Co-Chaired the LeanUXNYC conference, Founded the AgileUX NYC conference, and was also the User Experience track chair for the Agile 2013/2014 conferences. In 2017, he founded the Strategy/Design/Innovation Summit to be held in Miami, Florida.

Topics

  • Leading Organizational Design
  • Organizational Transformation through Design
  • Lean UX
  • Design Thinking

MOBX 2017 presentation

To be announced.

The subject of this presentation will be announced in the soon.