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2010 National Design Award: Communication Design - Stephen Doyle

Wednesday July 11, 2012

See Stephen Colbert present the 2010 National Design Award for Communication to graphic designer Stephen Doyle.

The Award for Communication Design recognizes the impact of design on the ways that we look, read, and think.

Stephen Doyle gives words a deeper meaning in graphic form, resulting in an intelligent, provocative body of work. His clients include The New York Times, AIGA, Vanity Fair, and the publisher Alfred A. Knopf. He has helped to brand Martha Stewart and has developed a new identity program for Barnes & Noble.

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2010 People's Design Award: Braille Alphabet Bracelet

Wednesday July 11, 2012

The 2010 People's Design Award goes to the Braille Alphabet Bracelet by At First Sight Braille Jewelry.

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Cooper-Hewitt: The Business of Design 2010

Wednesday July 11, 2012

Business leaders discuss how design impacts their overall strategy and affects their bottom line. Bob Safian, Publisher of Fast Company moderates a panel that investigates companies choices that are making clear impact on sustainability issues and their businesses.

Panelists include: 
S. Richard Fedrizzi, CEO, United States Green Building Council
Chris Hacker, Chief Design Officer, Johnson & Johnson
Kevin Kramer, President of Growth Initiatives, Alcoa
John Bradford, Chief Innovations Officer, InterfaceFLOR

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Why Design Now? Solving Global Challenges Conference - part 1

Wednesday July 11, 2012

How can we power the world with clean energy? How can we improve the quality of life through health-care innovations? Design has emerged as a powerful tool to help businesses offer ingenious and often disruptive solutions to the world's most complex problems.

Join us as leading thinkers, scientists and designers share their expertise and discuss how design can accelerate innovation and provide efficient and scalable solutions to the most pressing global needs.

This program was a collaboration with GE and Smithsonian, Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum.

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Why Design Now? Solving Global Challenges Conference - part 2

Wednesday July 11, 2012

How can we power the world with clean energy? How can we improve the quality of life through health-care innovations? Design has emerged as a powerful tool to help businesses offer ingenious and often disruptive solutions to the world's most complex problems.

Join us as leading thinkers, scientists and designers share their expertise and discuss how design can accelerate innovation and provide efficient and scalable solutions to the most pressing global needs.

This program was a collaboration with GE and Smithsonian, Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum.

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Why Design Now? Solving Global Challenges Conference - part 3

Wednesday July 11, 2012

How can we power the world with clean energy? How can we improve the quality of life through health-care innovations? Design has emerged as a powerful tool to help businesses offer ingenious and often disruptive solutions to the world's most complex problems.

Join us as leading thinkers, scientists and designers share their expertise and discuss how design can accelerate innovation and provide efficient and scalable solutions to the most pressing global needs.

This program was a collaboration with GE and Smithsonian, Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum.

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Why Design Now? Solving Global Challenges Conference - part 4

Wednesday July 11, 2012

How can we power the world with clean energy? How can we improve the quality of life through health-care innovations? Design has emerged as a powerful tool to help businesses offer ingenious and often disruptive solutions to the world's most complex problems.

Join us as leading thinkers, scientists and designers share their expertise and discuss how design can accelerate innovation and provide efficient and scalable solutions to the most pressing global needs.

This program was a collaboration with GE and Smithsonian, Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum.

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Why Design Now? Solving Global Challenges Conference - Part 5

Wednesday July 11, 2012

How can we power the world with clean energy? How can we improve the quality of life through health-care innovations? Design has emerged as a powerful tool to help businesses offer ingenious and often disruptive solutions to the world's most complex problems.

Join us as leading thinkers, scientists and designers share their expertise and discuss how design can accelerate innovation and provide efficient and scalable solutions to the most pressing global needs.

This program was a collaboration with GE and Smithsonian, Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum.

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Why Design Now? Solving Global Challenges Conference - part 6

Wednesday July 11, 2012

How can we power the world with clean energy? How can we improve the quality of life through health-care innovations? Design has emerged as a powerful tool to help businesses offer ingenious and often disruptive solutions to the world's most complex problems.

Join us as leading thinkers, scientists and designers share their expertise and discuss how design can accelerate innovation and provide efficient and scalable solutions to the most pressing global needs.

This program was a collaboration with GE and Smithsonian, Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum.

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Why Design Now? Solving Global Challenges Conference - part 7

Wednesday July 11, 2012

How can we power the world with clean energy? How can we improve the quality of life through health-care innovations? Design has emerged as a powerful tool to help businesses offer ingenious and often disruptive solutions to the world's most complex problems.

Join us as leading thinkers, scientists and designers share their expertise and discuss how design can accelerate innovation and provide efficient and scalable solutions to the most pressing global needs.

This program was a collaboration with GE and Smithsonian, Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum.

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