In this session, I explore the concept of inclusive product design and why it is essential in today's world. Inclusive design is the practice of designing products and environments that are accessible and usable by as many people as possible, regardless of age, ability, or background.I delve into the advantages of inclusive design and how it can increase market share and customer satisfaction. I will also address the moral and ethical imperative of creating products that are accessible and usable by all individuals. In addition, I will provide insight into how designers and product teams can approach the design process with inclusivity in mind throughout the entire product lifecycle.Also, I examine some common barriers to inclusion and how designers can overcome them by considering the needs of a diverse range of users from the beginning of the design process.
Hi, my name is Dmitri, and I am a former Naval Aviator (Pilot) turned User Experience and Digital Product Designer. I am an expert at making products more inclusive, accessible, and satisfying to use. I tackle the entire range of the UX spectrum: from strategy and research through design and prototyping to testing and evaluation. I advocate for users by creating human-centered designs and utilizing a research-driven approach, enabling businesses to connect with their users in an increasingly digital world.