XD Dallas Event Photos: Next Gen of Design Talent with UTD's Cassini Nazir

The XD Leadership Alliance went back to school with The University of Texas at Dallas' Cassini Nazir for the group's July 2017 meeting.

Cassini shared effective methods to teach and reach the next generation of designers, crucial trends for companies that need designers, and strategic ways that industry and community members can collaborate with UTD.

Watch the video of Cassini's presentation

Cassini serves as Clinical Associate Professor in the School of Arts, Technology and Emerging Communication program at UTD; Director of Design and Research at UTD's ArtSciLab; founding member of the Dallas Design Council; and XD Leadership Alliance Board Member.

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Thanks to Cassini and everyone at UTD for an outstanding presentation and for hosting the July meeting of the XD Leadership Alliance.

About XD Leadership Alliance

The mission of the XD Leadership Alliance is to recognize and connect industry thought leaders in the fields of design, technology, research, product and marketing. As customer experience continues to be the top driver of digital transformation for organizations, experience-driven (XD) businesses are leading the way in increasing market share and delivering greater ROI. The new ideas and collaborative efforts of the XD Leadership Alliance are aimed at keeping Dallas at the forefront of this vital economic initiative.

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