Shel Kimen

Design Thinking, Learning & Community Director at Ford Motor Company


Keynote Topic to be Announced!

9:00 AM – 10:10 AM
20 Monroe Live


Shel guides the development and practice of Design Thinking at Ford leading a global team responsible for the Learning and Community around Design Thinking. She is also fueling a movement –a rapidly growing community of advocates and experts. Her stakeholder's engineer and build, create strategies and design city solutions, bend steel and write code and allocate capital. This diversity keeps her on her toes.

A seasoned design and strategy leader, Shel has spent over 20 years in the trenches making things to learn what it is we need to make.