Practical aspects of design systems

Jan 16, 2020
| Thursday
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Who Should Come?
Designers, managers, and developers are all very welcome to join our insightful and inspiring event.
Thanks a lot to FINRA for providing FOOD.

Schedule and Speakers

6:00 – 6:30 PM
6:30 PM
Make Your Design System Work for Your Team
by Hannah White
VP Design & Product Experience at Leverege
The key to any good design system? Adoption by the teams using it. In this talk we'll discuss how to approach building, integrating, and updating a design system that aligns with your company's needs.

About the Speaker:
Hannah White is the Vice President of Design & Product Experience at Leverege, an IoT solutions development platform in Washington, DC. She's passionate about helping companies create unmatched user experiences and top-shelf IoT solutions that bridge the gap between the physical and digital worlds.
7:00 PM
Design System Organization in Sketch
by Vlad Korobov
Sketch Ambassador
How to organize buttons, fonts, colors, backgrounds of any design system in Sketch? When to spend time on it? Do you need to do that at all?

About the Speaker:
Vlad is Sketch Ambassador, Product Manager, Co-founder of app development agency Live Typing, and the man behind many design and product-oriented events in DC area.
8:00-8:30 PM
Q&A, Clean up and Closing
Our Sponsors
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With more than 3,500 employees nationwide, FINRA is committed to a diverse, high-performance workplace. We recognize that it's the hard work, passion and dedication of our team that makes FINRA the strong, successful organization it is. That's why we offer a competitive compensation, benefits and services package. And at FINRA, we offer more than just a job; we provide employees with the learning and educational tools needed to enhance their knowledge, talents and abilities—whether it's an online course to enhance productivity or a seminar to maximize leadership skills.

At FINRA, we believe your work can be your passion.

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