FITC Spotlight UX/UI: Design that’s easy on the brain Apr12

FITC Spotlight UX/UI...

Last month I had the opportunity to speak at FITC’s “Spotlight UX/UI” here in Toronto. This one day event featured seven speakers and I was honoured to kick off the morning with my talk entitled “Design That’s Easy on the Brain“. They recently posted the...

eat:Strategy Conference – July 18th, 2012, Toronto, ON Jul18

eat:Strategy Conference – July 18th, 2012, T...

I delivered a talk today at the eat:strategy conference entitled “Getting Innovative @#!% Done”. The aim of the topic was to give attendees some practical tips on actually executing on innovative ideas, especially in a big enterprise like the bank I work for. I’ve embedded the deck below for those who are interested: Getting Innovative @#!% Done View more presentations from Ryan Coleman...

IFL: Designing for Visual Efficiency Mar29

IFL: Designing for V...

I was invited to present my Designing for Visual Efficiency talk at BMO’s Institute for Learning, the company’s training facility in the North end of Toronto. The talk was also live streamed to the bank’s other IFL locations in Chicago & Milwaukee. I went back and updated...

Visual Literacy Conference: The Visual Facilitator’s Toolbox Mar17

Visual Literacy Conf...

A session covering core games and techniques that participants could easily take back to their classroom or office and put to use.

Innovate News 2010: Visual Thinking & the Writing Process Jan30

Innovate News 2010: ...

I had the opportunity to speak at the Canadian Association of Journalists’ conference “Innovate News” – I had been asked to come and give a topic on Visual Thinking and how it could be used by journalists of all types. I deliberately focused on how visual thinking can...

Ignite Toronto: Designing for Visual Efficiency Nov25

Ignite Toronto: Desi...

Tonight I had the opportunity to speak at #IgniteTO, Toronto‚Äôs local gathering under the Ignite umbrella. This was the second ignite, following a highly successful, and entertaining evening back in September. For those who aren’t familiar with the Ignite format the premise is basically...