Senior Design Manager
Basak is a multi-disciplinary thinker, educator, designer, creative technologist, and mentor for several startups across the globe. Currently, she is working at Microsoft in Berlin. Previously, she worked at Foursquare in New York. Her work strives to explore the relationship between media, space, technology, and the human element. She is a huge believer in how design, code, and storytelling can synthesize into meaningful and intuitive products and services.
As designers, our mission is to craft unique experiences and make meaningful change in human life. In order to achieve our mission, we strive to work with various disciplines, CEO’s and executives that recognize the power of design, support bold decisions and pursue novelty with great energy. In this talk, we will discuss how to create open-minded company cultures that value design, appreciate risk taking and empower creatives to achieve their best