Yves Béhar—one of the world’s top designers—is known for such civically minded projects as the One Laptop per Child program, for which he was lead industrial designer, and NYC Condom, the New York City Department of Health’s initiative to reduce HIV/AIDS and teen pregnancy, for which he redesigned the logo and packaging. His other collaborations with renowned partners such as Herman Miller, Jawbone, GE, Puma, PayPal, SodaStream, Samsung, Issey Miyake, and many others have received international acclaim. Béhar's works are included in the permanent collections of museums worldwide, and he is a frequent speaker on design, sustainability, and business. Béhar discusses design as a critical driver of 21st-century ideas, from sustainability to education and health.
This program is generously underwritten by Herman Miller.