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Innovative Design presents


Saturday, March 9

10AM - 4PM

310 Jacobs Hall, UC Berkeley

Join Innovative Design on Saturday, March 9th for a day of learning from industry designers through a series of talks, workshops, and open Q&A. Following the theme of 'creative conversations', speeches and workshops will explore the unique backgrounds of these professionals and how they made their way through the design industry! The speaker series will be followed by workshops taught by speakers and other designers, and will focus on how to build yourself professionally.

This event will be held in 310 Jacobs Hall. Breakfast and lunch will be provided, fun will be had, and minds will be blown.


Purin Phanichphant

Former IDEO Industrial Designer and Jacobs Instructor

Tina Xu

Envoy Product Designer

Ariya Behjat

Axenic.co Founder and Designer

Brian Yap

Adobe Creative Director

Fiona Yeung

Google UX Designer

Micah Rivera

SF-based Art Director and Visual Designer


Saturday, March 9
310 Jacobs Hall
10:00 AM
Welcome to RGB 2019
'Let's Talk Design!'
Enjoy a delicious Noah's Bagels breakfast and coffee, and remember to bring your Cal ID for check-in. Grab some RGB -themed merch, too!
10:30 AM
Speaker & Workshop Series 1
Listen to guest speakers share how they navigated through the design industry, and participate in workshops led by speakers about the creative process, connecting with colleagues, and learning skills in the industry.
12:15 PM
Lunch Break!
Take a break and enjoy a complimentary lunch.
1:00 PM
Speaker & Workshop Series 2
Listen to a second round of guest speakers and attend more workshops!
2:45 PM
Office Hours!
Attendees may mingle with our industry professionals and seek advice, receive a personal portfolio review, and make new friends!
3:45 PM
Closing Remarks
Thank you for attending RGB 2019!