Christine (she/her) has been working in design, strategy, and digital business development since 2006 and in communications & media technologies since 1991. Christine is a seasoned speaker and facilitator who has delivered talks and workshops on Strategic Planning, Design Thinking, and Data Visualization. She lectures at Centennial College, OCADU, and Brainstation in Toronto on topics like Data, Hacktavism, Web Technologies, and User Experience Design. Christine has particular expertise in digital media storytelling across multiple platforms. Her current passion project is a Toronto Enterprise Fund/Innoweave funded startup transaction.works, a platform for trans and non binary youth to connect around programs, services, and stories.
"The world is increasingly confronted with complex societal challenges including poverty, crime, health issues, and an aging population. Better service design is one of the keys to improving how we address societal issues." Mieke van der Bijl-Brouwer, Faculty of Transdisciplinary Innovation, University of Technology Sydney, Australia