Design Impact is a global design leadership speaker series sponsored by the Harvard Graduate School of Design Alumni Council. These virtual events bring together outstanding rosters of global leaders to share their work and vision, challenging us as a global community to use design as a tool for actionable, transformative change, and healing. Design Impact is Co-Sponsored by the Harvard Alumni Association, the Harvard Alumni Architectural and Urban Society, the Harvard Kennedy School Alumni Association, the Open Source Homelessness Initiative (OSHI), Covenant House International, AIA Los Angeles, AIA Seattle, and AIA New York. This ongoing series is free and open to all.
Join us for our next event - Design Impact Vol. 2: Straight-Up Talk: Homelessness - Ethics / Policy / Action
On December 3rd, 2020 at 11AM - 3PM EST, Design Impact Vol. 2: Straight-Up Talk: Homelessness - Ethics / Policy / Action, sponsored by the Harvard Graduate School of Design Alumni Council, is a direct, real-talk dialogue on homelessness in the United States. It explores the myriad causes of rising homelessness and innovative solutions to eradicate it. It consists of 3 distinct panels followed by a summary dialogue. The panels are prefaced by keynote remarks from Binyamin Appelbaum, lead writer on business and economics for the Editorial Board of The New York Times. Download event resources here.
Read the LA Times Review of Books article about the event here.