Specializing in user experience, design and technology, Henry and Van Tilburg will take a process-oriented approach, explaining the various phases of planning, development, and anthropological research that go into creating products for emerging markets. The one-hour "designcast" is intended to give designers applicable information for maximizing the opportunities available in this field.
As a bonus, ID Magazine, the producers of this seminar, will be throwing in a free download of their "Design in China" special section from their June 2008 issue, which features a plethora of interesting content about current trends in architecture, design and culture in the rapidly growing nation.
If you'd like to register, click here. The session airs at 4pm Eastern/1pm Pacific on Thursday, October 29.
Image: Lifestraw water purification device
When not working in design, Sarah Rich writes, talks and forecasts about food and consumer culture.