DDM Speaker Series Browse Faculty of Culture + Community Ian Gillespie Faculty of Design + Dynamic Media Faculty Members Speaker Series Student Micro-Grants Student Achievements Student Fellowships Faculty Research + Pedagogy Audain Faculty of Art Jake Kerr Faculty of Graduate Studies DDM Speaker Series The Design and Dynamic Media Speaker Series connects the ECU Community to local and global communities of practice in Design, Film & Screen Arts, and Animation. Recorded talks are available to our internal community via log-in. See our upcoming events below, or explore the tab above to view previous events. 2022-23 Talks Fall 2022 TermKaren ByskovSeptember 29One designer's journey through products, services, and systems 2021-22 Talks Spring 2022 Term Artist Film WorkshopApril 29NEW WORKS ON 16MMArun Ram-MohanApril 1Let's Talk about LightingKatherine BenjaminMarch 31Design in Government Digital ServicesAtom EgoyanMarch 31Atom EgoyanRejane Dal BelloMarch 31Rejane Dal Bello: Citizen First, Designer SecondKunal Sen, Sitji Chou, and Diego MacLeanMarch 30Motion Graphics Alumni PanelDr. Renata LeitãoMarch 29Foundations for a Pluriversal Social DesignKevin KingMarch 25Supporting Indigenous language preservation through redefining digital text standardsRu Kuwahata and Max PorterMarch 23Tiny InventionsNoura KevorkianMarch 23Noura KevorkianNicole KillianMarch 15Occasionally a Moment of OpennessJinko GotohMarch 9Democratizing Animation, a Conversation with Jinko GotohBehzad Mansoori-DaraFeb 18A Dive into the Creative Process of Animated FeaturesArchie BostonFeb 17Archie Boston: Heart & Soul of Communication DesignBettina OberliFeb 11Masterclass With Bettina OberliFall 2021 Term Mimi GellmanNovember 27Indigenizing the White Cube / Turning Back the GazeSam GurryNovember 25Animated EcologiesJennifer AbbottNovember 24Film Screening + Q&A | The Magnitude of All ThingsAthomas GoldbergNovember 18Virtual Circus ArtsNicole KillianNovember 10tending to the garden: manifesting queer praxisNathan ThomasNovember 5Nathan Thomas: Animation's Next Big MovementElizabeth KlinckNovember 1Authenticity, Research, and Panning for GoldDan HicksOctober 23The Brutish Museums: Colonial Violence and Cultural RestitutionDesmond WongOctober 21Desmond Wong: A Decade LaterSadie Red WingOctober 19Designing for Sovereign Nations in Higher EducationRyan Smith and Adrian ChongSeptember 13Human Experiences: UX Career PathsSummer 2021 Term Montasser DrissiJuly 22Why Bi-Scriptual Typography? 2020-21 Talks Spring 2021 TermNayeli JimenezMarch 11Communication Design for Social and Climate JusticeSuresh EriyatMarch 3My Trek Through the World of AnimationNaomi Kolsteren and Vincent VrintsFebruary 25Vrints-Kolsteren Design StudioSilas MunroFebruary 23Bearing Witness: A Designer's Struggle for IntegrityTina OulletteFebruary 9Animation Producer at Global MechanicKaho YoshidaFebruary 9Animation Director and AnimatorFall 2020 TermAhmed AnsariNovember 19Speculation in Design Intending Towards a Pluriverse: Theory and PraxisMusa BrookerNovember 17AnimationSasha Constanza-Chock & Victoria BarnettOctober 29Design Justice WorkshopDaniel SousaOctober 27AnimationJane AbernathyOctober 20Evaluating Sustainable Product DesignRebecca BurgessOctober 15Building FibershedsRamon TejadaOctober 9Puncturing: Or making space(s) as a practice.Dylan Davis & Jean LeeSeptember 24Ladies & Gentlemen StudioSpring 2020 TermMark RutledgeMarch 13Indigenous Design: Beyond Medicine Wheels, Ox Carts, and InukshuksAmanda StrongMarch 11Artist Talk with Amanda StrongDimeji OnafuwaFebruary 6What Inclusion Really Means | A pluriversal approach to user experience Upcoming Events DDM Speakers: A Handful of Sand Oct 12, 2022 More upcoming events will be announced soon!