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Panel Discussion

Panel Discussion

Moderated by: Tucker Viemeister, FIDSA & Owen Foster, IDSA

- EunSook Kwon, Chair GA Tech
- Raja Schaar, PD Drexel University
- Suresh Sethi, Chair of Industrial Design, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
- Louise Manfredi, Associate Professor of Practice, Brown University
- Tsai Lu Liu, Dean of the College of Architecture, Arts, and Design, Virginia Tech

Balancing the Creative Equation: Harnessing the Power of Industrial Design in STEM

Education Symposium

Panel Discussion

August 25, 2023

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM


Join us as we dive into the dynamic relationship between design education and STEM, showcasing their inseparable bond in fostering innovation. We'll challenge traditional notions by celebrating design as an essential pillar of STEM, proving that advancements arise when analytical thinking and creativity intertwine. Our esteemed panelists hail from top institutions recognized for their cutting-edge design programs, where they embrace interdisciplinary approaches and nurture fruitful collaborations between design, science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

Prepare to be inspired as they share invaluable insights on cultivating creativity within STEM, propelling imaginative curricula, and championing the recognition of design's potential to drive progress in science and technology while enhancing user experiences. We'll reveal how industrial design is vital to breaking barriers in traditional STEM education and opening new avenues for inclusive and holistic problem-solving in today's world. Take advantage of this transformative discussion that will empower you to redefine the boundaries of design and STEM, paving the way for a future where innovation knows no limits.

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