The Doing

Design

Festival V3

A one-day learning event centred around you and us, with practical tools and fresh perspectives from the top thinkers and doers in the field around how we can be better together.

AEST 12pm—8pm
CET 2am—10am
CST 7pm—3am
PST 5pm-1am

Not in Asia-Pacific? See list of times internationally.

We are proud to have a like-minded sponsor on board:
ASIA-PACIFIC TIMEZONE
11 Feb 2022
249 AUD
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What to expect

A Future that’s Better Together

This festival is for you and us; from the online to physical space; the best teams, the greatest impact and the most joy is found when we work together.

This Festival’s line up is all about:

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Facilitating of Safe Space

Explore the concept of Safe Space, how you can create it and the underlying human behaviours that play a role in its success or failure.

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Trauma Informed Design

Explore how to work with individuals and communities that have experienced impacts from a breadth of trauma, responding with compassion and dignity.

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Journey Map Operations

Explore how we can work better together to manage innovation projects across agile teams and organizational silos.

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DesignING WITH 
HUMILITY

Explore alternatives to the classic positioning of designers as ‘experts’ with responsibility to shape other people’s lives.

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Bringing Compassion and Play into our work

Explore how to work together smarter and more joyfully with the skills and mindsets of Applied Improvisation.

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Together Time

Meet others, share experiences and problem solving with a community of new and experienced designers.

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Learn from leaders in Design and Innovation

Our internationally recognised trainers have over 400 years of combined experience leading Design and Innovation projects, sharing conference stages, and writing the books the industry turns to for advice.

These are our confirmed trainers, expect more to come.

WHAT TIME IS THE EVENT IN MY AREA?

TIME OF EVENT

Your city not listed? See full list.

Berlin, Germany - 02:00 - 10:00 CET
Dublin, Ireland - 01:00 - 10:00 GMT
Sydney, Australia - 12:00 - 20:00 AEDT
Melbourne, Australia - 12:00 - 20:00 AEDT
Brisbane, Australia - 11:00 - 19:00 AEST
Auckland, New Zealand - 14:00 - 22:00 NZDT
Mexico - 19:00 - 03:00 CST
Shanghai, China - 19:00 - 03:00 CST
Tokyo, Japan - 10:00 - 18:00 JST
San Francisco - 17:00 - 01:00 PST

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5 sessions
+ Networking

Walk away with practical strategies for working together across disciplines with compassion and dignity.

The aim: To introduce a world of new possibilities for getting the most out of working with others in a way that brings everyone together-- Leading to a better future for yourself, your team and the world.

Your hosts at the festival
Ben MacLaren
Ben MacLaren
Ann Padley
Ann Padley

What you will get

  • 90-day access to recorded videos for all sessions
  • Access to session slides
  • Access to bonus trainer content on the Festival course page
  • Mini-tasks to help learning stick
  • A community to support you through the year with 3-months access to the This is Doing Private Network
  • Post-Festival DOING DESIGN podcast content 

Schedule /CEST

Sessions run for approximately 1 hour each including an introduction from the trainer and an ~10 minute Q&A session
Session 1

Online Facilitation

How working online changes the way we collaborate.

Learn a set of online facilitation and engagement tools you can practice over the course of the Doing Design Festival and beyond! You will use what you learn in this session during the Online Networking sessions later in the day.

Renatus Hoogenraad
Renatus Hoogenraad
Adam Lawrence
Adam Lawrence

15-minute break

Session 2

Employee Experience

How to start designing the employee experience

Learn what employee experience is, why is it important and which are the best tools to start designing it.

Tamas Lengyel
Tamas Lengyel

15-minute break

Session 3
Ask me anything
Breakout #1

Remote Research

How to plan and facilitate research online

Bring your questions about remote research to this Ask Me Anything (AMA) session.

Dorota Gazy
Dorota Gazy
Qin Han
Qin Han
Ask me Anything
Breakout #2

Prototyping Online

How to strategically test service concepts and business ideas when you are not in the same room

Bring your questions about building and testing prototypes online to this Ask Me Anything (AMA) session.

Markus Edgar Hormess
Markus Edgar Hormess
Ask me anything
Breakout #3

Improvising & Design

How to notice more, let go and use everything* to become a better designer.  

Bring your questions about an improvisational mindset and growth to this Ask Me Anything (AMA) session.

Belina Raffy
Belina Raffy

1-hour lunch

Return from lunch 15-minutes early for a breath of improv and humour that is even more delicious and energising than your standard conference coffee and cake.

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Online Networking

How to meet and greet online.

You will use tools from the morning session on Online Facilitation to explore first hand how to take your collaboration skills to the next level while forming new relationships in a remote environment.

Session 4

Journey Map Ops

How to use journey maps as a dashboard for customer and employee experience.

Nearly every project across an organisation impacts Customer Experience (CX) and Employee Experience (EX). Learn how to get an overview of projects across distributed teams and departments to positively 'move the dial' for CX and EX.

Marc Stickdorn
Marc Stickdorn

15-minute break

Session 5

Top Tasks

How to identify and prioritise what is most important.

What truly matters to people? Where these top tasks can be improved and made more efficient? Learn about a tried and tested information design framework that has been developed with over twenty years of rigorous research into some of the most complex organizations in the world.

Ulla Devitt
Ulla Devitt
Gerry McGovern
Gerry McGovern

10-minute break

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Online Networking

You will use tools from the morning session on Online Facilitation to explore first hand how to take your collaboration skills to the next level while forming new relationships in a remote environment.

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Find the TICKET that’s right for you

Doing Design Festival tickets

Please note that local taxes may be applied.

Live early bird

Full access to the Doing Design Festival including recordings and Private Network access

199 AUD
40 AUD full-price discount
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Live Ticket

Full access to the Doing Design Festival including recordings and Private Network access

249 AUD
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Recording Only

90-day access to recorded videos from the Doing Design Festival released on 18 February 2021

149 AUD
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Discounts

If you and are looking to purchase > 10 tickets you can apply for a discount code for your organisation by contacting us.

Financial hardship or Developing country discounts
If you are facing financial hardship or joining from a developing country, please contact us at with a short introduction. We have a number of tickets available at a discounted rate available set aside.


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