January 22 - 24, 2020 | New York, NY

Michelle Samura

Associate Dean of Undergraduate Education Chapman University

Dr. Michelle Samura is Associate Professor and Associate Dean in the Attallah College of Educational Studies at Chapman University. She also is the founding Co-Director of the Collaborate Initiative and principal investigator of the Architecture of Belonging project. Dr. Samura conducts research, publishes, and speaks on the relationship between space and belonging. For the past 15 years, she has studied diverse student experiences on college campuses and is currently is gaining insights from the fields of design and architecture on key design principles and elements of built environments that promote belonging in educational, workplace, and community settings.


Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019

3:00 PM ‘Designing’ Impactful Change: Reinvention Through Real Estate

As the global cultural, political, and business climates continue to evolve, companies, regardless of scale or industry, sometimes have to hit the reset button. From a simple re-brand to a full-scale reinvention, design can be a powerful tool in transforming
culture and experience.
• Leveraging design insights and exploring solutions that help organizations reestablish and re-invent themselves.
• Designing for people’s needs to attract talent and promote diversity.
• Stimulating innovation and yield the most successful business outcomes.

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Michelle.

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