Christina Wodtke

Keynote Speaker

Christina Wodtke trains companies to move from insight to execution as principal of her firm, Wodtke Consulting, and teaches the next generation of entrepreneurs at California College of the Arts and Stanford Continuing Education.

Christina has led redesigns and initial product offerings for such companies as LinkedIn, Myspace, Zynga, Yahoo!, Hot Studio, and eGreetings. She has founded two consulting startups, a product startup, and Boxes and Arrows, an online magazine of design; and she co-founded the Information Architecture Institute. She’s the author of 101 Theses on Design,  Information Architecture: Blueprints for the Web and her new book about OKRs, Radical Focus.

She speaks everywhere from conferences to universities to boardrooms, and opines across the internet, but most often on eleganthack.com.

My Sessions

Keynote: Design the Team You Need to Succeed

From Starchitects to Design Gurus, the lone designer-hero has been our model for creating impact. But it’s a complete lie. The complex software, smart devices and connected information environments we create require multidisciplinary teams. So we must spend a lot of time getting teamwork right, right? Sadly, no. Instead we rip job descriptions off the […]