Charlie Cannon and the Aspen Design Summit
Charlie Cannon (Assc. Professor, Industrial Design) participated in the Aspen Design Summit this past November. The summit participants grappled with issues related health, education, housing and infrastructure in impoverished rural areas. The team worked with Alabama’s Hale County Rural Poverty Project’s to conceive a National Design Center for Rural Poverty Programs. Read more at: http://changeobserver.designobserver.com/entry.html?entry=11927.
Cannon served as moderator at the Industry + Careers in Sustainability Symposium this October and spoke at the 2009 Better World by Design Conference.