President, Cortex Design
Dylan Horvath (B.A.Sc Systems Design Engineering U of W 97, ACIDO, EO) 43, is a father of 3 and the owner of Cortex Design. Dylan’s firm designs products for medical and related sciences innovation companies and corporate startups. Cortex Design helps innovators launch engaging products with a focus on human-centred design and engineering.
Using Human-Centred Design Principles in Product Design
Dylan will present an interactive workshop with case studies and examples from Cortex Design’s portfolio. Dylan will show how empathy-led design and ethnographic techniques are employed to create products that are resonant, relevant, and profitable. The workshop will include a change for the participants to explore their own product design challenges, and offer techniques and insights into how to explore the voice of the customer in engineered product design.
Submit an abstract for your opportunity to speak.
Limited availability, one admission included with reservation.
Only 7 remaining
Present a technical, academic or research based poster.
Professional grade - 4 classes to choose from.
New opportunities for Startups to exhibit.
Only 3 spots available
Helping Startups find partners and get to market.
Recognizing women in our industry and bringing them to the forefront.
Awards & opportunities available
Recognizing Research, Commercialization, Startups and Women in STEM.