Panel: Product Design Geared Towards the Outdoors
October 21 | 3:30 | 90 Minutes | 10 Below
Panel featuring four local outdoor product designers who collectively have designed products for the highest quality brands including Columbia Sportswear, Patagonia, RuffWear, Hydroflask and SnoPlanks. The panel will be moderated by Kelly Kearsley, writer, editor and co-founder of Startup Bend and will cover the front side of the design cycle including how each designer is inspired and how their skills, behaviors and experiences help them to create consumer centered product. Time will be reserved for questions from the audience.
Founded by Kim Brannock in 2006, SY DESIGN is a creative apparel, product, and surface design studio proudly located in the outdoor playground of Bend, Oregon. Our team of industry experts in design, product line management, pattern-making, and prototyping brings significant experience from the outdoor and snow-sport industries to an extensive design process. But there’s more to success than years spent at a company—our passion is found outside. Self-proclaimed adrenaline junkies, we’re focused on delivering top-notch, innovative products that we use and rigorously test ourselves.