These are the people who inspired and challenged us

Rakhi Rajani

Foresight, futures and Innovation - Associate Partner, Design + Innovation at McKinsey & Company

Holly O’Driscoll

Former Global Design Thinking Leader & Innovation Strategist at Procter & Gamble, USA & CEO at Ampersand Innovation

Domhnaill Hernon

Vice President, Head of Experiments in Art and Technology at Nokia Bell Labs

Siobhan Hennessy

Head of Customer Experience at Musgrave Retail Partners Ireland

Rohan Perera

Facilitator/Consultant/Design Sprint at Lean Disruptor

Tansy Murray

Director, CX and Design | Mastercard

Raomal Perera

Entrepreneur, Consultant, Adjunct Professor of Entrepreneurship INSEAD

Dr Johnny Walker

Radiologist, Serial Digital Health Entrepreneur & Founder of Jinga Life

Dr. Hilary Kenna

Strategic Designer, Researcher & Lecturer in Design & UX at IADT

Trevor Vaugh

Programme Director at Maynooth University

Frank Devitt

Innovation Management, Strategy & Design Thinking at Maynooth University

Denis Hayes

Managing Director at IRDG

Karl Fitzpatrick

LEGO Serious Play® at Bricks4Biz

Elaine Bowden

LEGO Serious Play® at Bricks4Biz

John Hartnett

LEGO Serious Play® at Bricks4Biz

Damian Costello

Managing Partner at Decode Innovation

Éadaoin McCarthy

Director of Market Research and Consumer Connection at Kerry Taste and Nutrition

Manuel Großmann

Service Designer & Co-Founder at Fuxblau (Berlin)

Ali Grehan

Architect at Dublin City

Lutz Haase

Innovation Strategist at Fuxblau (Berlin)

Martin Ryan

Director of Undergraduate Studies in Design Innovation at Maynooth University, Inventor and Founder of Bua Saddles

*Discounted tickets for Conference and/or Workshop are available for all IRDG Member Companies. Discounts also available for Conference group bookings.

Please contact Mary Byrne for details, mary.byrne@irdg.ie or 087 6501215


Design Thinking Ireland Conference

24th June 2020

One day Conference ticket


Everyday Design Thinking Workshop

25th June 2020

One Day Workshop ticket