Jon Kolko

Jon Kolko is Vice President of Design at Blackboard, and the Founder and Director of Austin Center for Design. His work focuses on bringing the power of design to social enterprises, with an emphasis on entrepreneurship and large-scale industry disruption. He has worked extensively with both startups and Fortune 500 clients, and he's most interested in humanizing educational technology. His latest book is "Well Designed: How to use Empathy to Create Products People Love", published by Harvard Business Review Press.