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People Nerds

San Francisco · May 1, 2019

Consider yourself a "People Person?" 

Join 300 of our friendly, passionate, brilliant People Nerd friends for a day of curiosity fuel. Engage with exhilarating talks, connect with inspiring peers, and head back to work thinking: "wow, do I love what I do."

Featured Speakers

Our People Nerds lineup is filled with experts on what makes people tick, what makes a story stick, what makes technology more “human,” and what makes human insights so valuable.

Keep an eye out—we’ll be announcing more participating People Nerds as we get closer to May 1st.

Session Overviews


Starting at 9am

Join our featured speakers as they break down the beating heart of qual research. In this series of talks they’ll discuss how storytelling creates context, how empathy accelerates insight—and how, by harnessing the power of both, we arrive at product shifting, world-changing, research outcomes.


Ending at 5:30pm

Dive into cases and panels with industry leaders, and hear the methods behind their most exciting research. Leave the day filled with actionable insights, tactical opportunities, and a better understanding of the “how”s that make up groundbreaking work


Westfield San Francisco Centre

Join us at the beautiful Bespoke event space. It’s central, easily accessible, and close to the food, shopping, and culture that makes up the pulse of SF.