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Conference kickoff & opening keynote
Dylan will kick things off with opening remarks and some exciting product announcements.
2021-04-21T09:00:00Z 2021-04-21T09:40:00Z America/Los_Angeles Conference+kickoff+%26+opening+keynote https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fconfig2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Short stories from the making of… well, we can’t tell you. Yet.
We’ll be taking you behind the scenes of one of the product announcements from the opening keynote.
2021-04-21T09:50:00Z 2021-04-21T10:20:00Z America/Los_Angeles Short+stories+from+the+making+of%E2%80%A6+well%2C+we+can%E2%80%99t+tell+you.+Yet. https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fconfig2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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We should be replaceable: how we can build timeless design systems
Using principles of systems theory, design principles and design culture best practices, Au will demonstrate that great design systems can be timeless.
2021-04-21T09:50:00Z 2021-04-21T10:20:00Z America/Los_Angeles We+should+be+replaceable%3A+how+we+can+build+timeless+design+systems https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fconfig2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Uniting for cross-platform storytelling: Elections at NBC News
Learn how the team at NBC News was able to bring disparate teams together resulting in a clear, consistent picture of the election across platforms.
2021-04-21T09:50:00Z 2021-04-21T10:20:00Z America/Los_Angeles Uniting+for+cross-platform+storytelling%3A+Elections+at+NBC+News https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fconfig2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Exploring spatial software
John will introduce his definition of "spatial software” and dive deeper into the genre's subcategories.
2021-04-21T09:50:00Z 2021-04-21T10:20:00Z America/Los_Angeles Exploring+spatial+software https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fconfig2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Design bitcoin for everyone
Christoph and Johns are among many contributors to the Bitcoin Design Guide which aims to help both designers and developers create better Bitcoin experiences.
2021-04-21T10:30:00Z 2021-04-21T11:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles Design+bitcoin+for+everyone https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fconfig2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Thinking through your thinking: Designing the VITAL Ventilator with NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory
2021-04-21T10:30:00Z 2021-04-21T11:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles Thinking+through+your+thinking%3A+Designing+the+VITAL+Ventilator+with+NASA%27s+Jet+Propulsion+Laboratory https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fconfig2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Behind the gradient: The inner workings of design at Stripe
Join Connie and Tayler to get an overview on Stripe Design - including the complexities the team faces and how they navigate them.
2021-04-21T10:30:00Z 2021-04-21T11:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles Behind+the+gradient%3A+The+inner+workings+of+design+at+Stripe https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fconfig2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Collaborative creativity
Collaborative creativity is a theory that tries to describe why working together in the open can feel so magical.
2021-04-21T10:30:00Z 2021-04-21T11:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles Collaborative+creativity https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fconfig2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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The journey to interactive components
Interactive components are here! Let's dig into the biggest barrier we had in getting interactive components over the line.
2021-04-21T11:10:00Z 2021-04-21T11:40:00Z America/Los_Angeles The+journey+to+interactive+components https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fconfig2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Should devs design?
Yes, the answer is yes. And not just developers or engineers. Everyone in the team should design.
2021-04-21T11:10:00Z 2021-04-21T11:40:00Z America/Los_Angeles Should+devs+design%3F https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fconfig2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Unexpected places: Figma as a space for anything and everything
Creating something from a blank file is magic. Ace wants to empower and excite people to use Figma for anything and everything.
2021-04-21T11:10:00Z 2021-04-21T11:40:00Z America/Los_Angeles Unexpected+places%3A+Figma+as+a+space+for+anything+and+everything https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fconfig2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Even by design
Hear stories about imbalances with the design process, reflect on moments of discomfort we have had with our power as designers, and explore tools.
2021-04-21T11:10:00Z 2021-04-21T11:40:00Z America/Los_Angeles Even+by+design https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fconfig2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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How to build a compelling vision when building from zero to one
When tasked with building something from scratch, how do you create a proposal and vision that's grounded as well as future-proof?
2021-04-21T11:50:00Z 2021-04-21T12:20:00Z America/Los_Angeles How+to+build+a+compelling+vision+when+building+from+zero+to+one https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fconfig2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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From relay to road trip: eliminating ego and fostering cross-discipline collaboration
What if we viewed projects less as a baton pass between disciplines and more like a team road trip?
2021-04-21T11:50:00Z 2021-04-21T12:20:00Z America/Los_Angeles From+relay+to+road+trip%3A+eliminating+ego+and+fostering+cross-discipline+collaboration https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fconfig2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Pushing Figma to its limits
A group of Figma enthusiasts show how global collaboration led to our novel and mind-boggling solutions, techniques, and hacks that test the limits of Figma.
2021-04-21T11:50:00Z 2021-04-21T12:20:00Z America/Los_Angeles Pushing+Figma+to+its+limits https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fconfig2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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What can we learn from the new generation of designers?
We always say we want more diversity of thinking, but how often we actually stop to listen to what a new generation of designers has to say or cares about?
2021-04-21T11:50:00Z 2021-04-21T12:20:00Z America/Los_Angeles What+can+we+learn+from+the+new+generation+of+designers%3F https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fconfig2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Everything is not fine (and that's okay)
Nannearl will share real experience of feeling overwhelmed and unproductive and things she's done that have helped her to at the very least be okay.
2021-04-21T12:30:00Z 2021-04-21T13:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles Everything+is+not+fine+%28and+that%27s+okay%29 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fconfig2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Using Figma to go beyond Figma
Dylan and Vietanh will show a suite of Figma-powered design tools that let their team build out core and global Uber experiences.
2021-04-21T12:30:00Z 2021-04-21T13:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles Using+Figma+to+go+beyond+Figma https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fconfig2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Tiny tots have thoughts too!
Kids are remarkable. How do you run safe and productive usability studies with young kids?
2021-04-21T12:30:00Z 2021-04-21T13:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles Tiny+tots+have+thoughts+too%21 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fconfig2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Auditing design systems for accessibility
Learn how to audit components for accessibility issues from design to code using plugins, best practices, and testing tools.
2021-04-21T12:30:00Z 2021-04-21T13:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles Auditing+design+systems+for+accessibility https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fconfig2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Designing the Biden-Harris campaign, closing keynote
During the 2020 U.S. presidential election, the Biden-Harris design team designed everything all in one Figma file, all together.
2021-04-21T13:10:00Z 2021-04-21T13:45:00Z America/Los_Angeles Designing+the+Biden-Harris+campaign%2C+closing+keynote https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fconfig2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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