Elaine Fong is endlessly curious about the role of design in the human journey and how global conversations can inspire new ways of thinking.

Why you should listen

A New Orleans native living in the Bay Area, Elaine Fong has created award-winning designs for brands, products and experiences for over 15 years. A former Design Lead for IDEO practicing human-centered design, her work has impacted brands from tech, retail, health & wellness, food and beverage and the public sector.

She believes that design has the power to better every aspect of our whole lives, so we can better live as whole people -- and that laughter is best served family-style with an open seat at the table. 

Elaine Fong’s TED talk