Monki Gras 2018 notes Friday Morning

Mazz Mosley - Sustainability in a Tech Startup

@mnowster

Fashion Industry

Unmade

https://www.unmade.com/

Challenges

What can you do

Mandy Whaley - Marie Curie & Open Source Kickstarter and Women in Tech

@mandywhaley

Marie Curie Timeline

Marie Cuire's note books are still radioactive 100 years on.

5 duels were thought over the honour of Marie Curie:

The first Kickstarter, crowdfunding was to buy Marie Curie 1gram of Radium.

Read:

Ricardo J Mendez - It's all about the curry

@ArgesRic

Craft is nice, but now I have a job to do

What is craft?

Jiro Dreams of Sushi - Jiro's Quest for Perfection

Joni Saylor - The Design Process at IBM

@JoniSaylor

Powers of Ten

Craft can not sustain without a culture that supports it - Phil Gilbert

People + practices + Places = Culture

Lessons

  1. Don't be an "other." Embed designers + craft into teams.
  2. Fall in love with your medium and domains as soon as possible.
  3. Decentralize leadership and ownership of Craft.
  4. Design thinking paves the way for craft to thrive.
    1. Observe, Reflect, Make
  5. Create spaces that enable craft and nurture makers.
  6. Best practice evolves but craft stays constant

IBM-Design Process

Observe Reflect Make

Sam - Gypsy Hill Brewing

Maintaining the quality of your craft

Gypsy Hill Brewery