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Speaker: William Evans

Chief Design Officer & Design Semantic Foundry

Will Evans explores the convergence of practice and theory using Lean, Design Thinking, Theory of Constraints, and Service Design with global enterprises from NYC to Berlin to Singapore. He works with a select group of clients undergoing Lean and Agile transformations across the entire organization. He is currently authoring the book "Designing Resilience: The Strategy, Structure, and Spirit of Enterprise Agility due this fall. 

Will earned his Jonah® from AGI, and serves on the Board of Advisors for Rutgers CX (Customer Experience). Formerly, he was Design Thinker-In-Residence at NYU Stern.

Will was previously the Managing Director of TLCLabs, the world's leading Lean Design Innovation consultancy where he brought Agile, Lean Thinking and Kanban to enterprise media, finance, and healthcare companies.

Will is passionate about coffee, so much so that he started his own brand of organic single-origin coffee beans. He Co-Founded and Co-Chaired the LeanUXNYC conference, Founded the AgileUX NYC conference, and was also the User Experience track chair for the Agile 2013/2014 conferences. 

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