Ahmed Kamal

Head of Product Design at AirHelp

Biographical note

An award-winning Design Leader with over ten years of experience spearheading projects that leave a lasting, invaluable impact on digital products and brands. I’m a design enthusiast originally from Cairo. I believe Design is at the heart of everything we do in our everyday life. Previously, leading the UX Design team at Vodafone Egypt and Currently Head of Product Design at AirHelp, together with my team of Designers, Researchers and Writers, we’re shaping the future and the culture of Design at AirHelp with Users at the Centre of our thinking process, and Business Goals in our minds.

    At the heart of innovation. Design Thinking, Applied

    3 October 2019 | 11:15 | Yelp Room

    During the interactive talk, we will define, explore, and dive deeper into Design Thinking, not just in theory, but in practice. We will discuss together the key challenges when it comes to applying Design Thinking in your day-to-day work as a Product Designer within the digital-product-lifecycle.

    Designing for Chaos

    4 October 2019 | 10:00 | Yelp Room

    A thing or two about building Design Systems in dynamic product environments

    Building a product design infrastructure is essential for any successful product, yet quite challenging. Specifically in dynamic product environments, where business, product, and tech are heavily focused on experimenting and iterating fast. In this talk, we will have a deeper look into how to efficiently build a proper design infrastructure or a Design System, in addition to exploring at what stage doing such a project would be actually beneficial for the product.