Note to Self - Persuasion - Manchester


Note to Self is an event in Manchester ran by two freelance designers, David Moore and Chris Roberts. They invite speakers from some of the world's best creative agencies to share their inspirations, knowledge and ideas on a chosen subject. The chosen subject this time around is Persuasion.

Each speaker has 25 minutes to keep the talks focused and fast paced. The line-up:

Tom Bradley Design director, Code Computerlove @TomBradley

Tom is Design Director, having spent 4 years previously working as a Creative Director and later Executive Product Manager for the BBC.  In all of his roles, Tom has focussed on making digital experiences that work beautifully for the people that need them.

 Tom has over 15 years’ experience running design-led projects, gaining a detailed understanding of the business goals and then working with multidisciplinary teams to deliver human-centred products that solve business problems.

 He is interested in helping teams solve problems or try new things using design thinking, creative facilitation and user research and will share practical tips on how to deliver excellent design solutions that persuade people to interact with your product or service.

 

 

Sarah Cowan, Designer and illustrator, One Owl Please @oneowlplease

Designer, illustrator, owl enthusiast. Sarah Cowan is a creative living and working in the Lake District. Having spent 5 years working for various agencies in Manchester, she set out to return to the fells. Her love of nature and its preservation are a great source of inspiration to her work, and when not working at her mac, she can be found roaming the mountains and lakes.


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