2016

Ryan Diener

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.

Where I'll Be

As Senior Industrial Design at Hydro Flask, Ryan Diener leads projects focused on creating experiences that inspire people to live their best life. Ryan’s passion for searching for insights and problem solving has led to a successful and varied career. His work has been recognized by multiple international awards and featured in Wired, Fast Company, Dwell, Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, and NPR.