Upcoming Events

Events are live interviews, either in person or via the internet. Every ticket purchase guarantees entry, the author’s book and free networking event after.

Our Crew

This is our crew of insanely passionate, creative and believers in human-centered design, and who help make things happen.

Gerry Scullion

Founder & Podcast Host (Dublin)

Gerry Scullion is founder of This is HCD, one of the most popular design podcasts on the internet. He is a service design consultant with 16-years professional experience and has held design leadership positions at Myspace.com, IGN, Cochlear, MYOB and CBA amongst others. He returned to Ireland in 2018 after 13-years in Australia. He is Service Design Principal at Humana, Ireland.

Aiden McGale

Event Manager (Dublin)

Aiden McGale is a headhunter working with some of the leading design studios across Europe to identify and hire design leaders. His role as Practice Director at Affinity Recruitment affords him the opportunity to work with the leading design talent from across the globe and match them with the most exciting opportunities on the market. He is the Curator and Host of the Dublin chapter of CreativeMornings and is passionate about building communities that support and inspire each other to achieve their goals.

Shivaali Acharya

Event Organiser (Dublin)

Shivaali Acharya is a creative consultant with specialisation in design thinking and user experience in global organisations as well as start ups. She is currently part of EY-Seren in Dublin, EY’s design and experience consultancy. Previously, she worked in the user experience and innovation space at Accenture in London which served as a starting point in her ardour-filled and ongoing journey within design.


Nice things people have said about our previous events!

I had a blast at the Gerry Gaffney event in Sydney and found it amazing to listen to the interview live. It was great to be able to connect with him and ask questions.

Mason Yates

I really enjoyed the event with Gerry Gaffney. Found it really insightful and was great to be able to join in on the conversation. Would definitely go again!

Aman Braich

Our partners

We are so thankful to our event partners who are partnering and supporting us to succeed.

Humana Design

We help organisations design the right thing, for the right people, and in the right way. We design services, products and experiences and are based in Dublin, Ireland.

Rosenfeld Media

We connect people interested in designing better user experiences with the best expertise available—in the formats that make the most sense, and in ways that demonstrate the value of UX.

Teelings Whiskey

Teeling Distillery is an Irish whiskey distillery established in Dublin in 2015. It is the first new whiskey distillery to have opened in Dublin, once a world whiskey distilling capital, in over 125 years.