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Designers + Geeks features talks from experts on design, technology, startups, and all manner of geekery. If you want to be the first to hear about new Designers + Geeks events, sign up for the newsletter. High X Design We are living in a time when political and cultural attitudes towards cannabis, both medical and recreational, are shifting. Along with mindsets the quality, growing methods, and production are evolving too. Taking note from Silicon Valley, distribution, brand, and UX are starting to reflect elements of our favorite digital products and luxury goods. In this series of lighting talks we will discuss how innovation and design are shaping the cannabis industry today. Speakers ERIC DE FEO | Co-Founder at Root Eric has spent the last 3 years translating his background in architecture and product design into building environmentally sustainable companies. His area of focus is the future of farming and collaborative living. As the co-founder of ROOT, he is launching a plug-and-play smart garden that will give people the green thumb they need to start growing at home. His larger vision is using this technology to build and sustain community-focused real estate development projects. ANDREA BROOKS | Founder of Sava Sava's mission is to connect patients with providers of high-quality hand-crafted goods and to educate them on using cannabis effectively. By offering a platform that supports community, Sava allows patients to learn about who they are purchasing from, how their products were made and how best to use the cannabis for health. MEG OWEN | Senior Digital Marketing Manager at Leafly Meg Owen is the Senior Digital Marketing Manager at Leafly, overseeing outbound communication efforts including digital advertising, social media, influencer programming and email marketing. Meg has been seen speaking about digital marketing and social media across the country, most recently she was a featured speaker at SXSW discussing digital analytics, ROI and reporting.
  • Start:April 20, 2017
  • End:April 20, 2017
  • Recurring
  • Where:Yelp's New Office, 140 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, California, United States, 94105
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