Why Your Design System Isn't Working

Learn how to recognize the signs and symptoms that your system may be failing.

Hosted on May 21, 2020 at 3:00 pm EDT

About the Webinar

When it comes to implementing a design system, success is an eternally-moving target. Evolution and maintenance are critical over time, but how do you recognize the catalysts and symptoms that mean your system might be failing? Join us for a deeper dive into why your design system might not be working the way you expected—plus what you can do about it.


This is part of our ongoing webinar series on tackling design and technology challenges.

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About the Speakers
Shawn Hickman

Senior Design Lead

Shawn has worked with clients across all industries to conceptualize and bring to life design projects large and small, and he’s practiced in engaging thoughtfully with the people who use and maintain products. An optimist and life-long learner, Shawn’s always up to the challenge of tackling something new and innovative.

Amanda Kalk

Director, Technology

Amanda has worked on a wide variety of design and development projects implementing and collaborating on pattern libraries. Amanda has also worked with teams to create development strategies, establish standards and best practices, and provide guidance on adopting new technologies.

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