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Increasing Gender Equality through Design

January 31 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Join the World Affairs Council and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Discovery Center for an educator workshop that takes a closer look at how design thinking has improved economic opportunity and health for women and girls across the globe. Connect with stories that illustrate the use of design innovation to address some of the world’s most critical problems in their current exhibition, Design with the 90% and leave with ways to apply this work in your classroom. The evening will include a discussion addressing gender equity and poverty through the lens of design thinking.


Date: January 31, 2019

Time: 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Workshop cost is $20 and includes food, 3 FREE clock hours, and an in-depth curriculum resource guide on the topic.

Validated parking is also available.

To register for the event, click here. 

Design with the 90% was organized by Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, New York.


January 31
4:30 pm - 7:30 pm


World Affairs Council
(206) 441-5910


Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Discovery Center
440 5th Ave N
Seattle, WA 98109
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