Kat Zhou

Kat Zhou

Product designer who talks politics at the dinner table. @IBMDesign working on security. Exploring how to @ethicallydesign in tech.

Labeling bad decisions as “unforeseen consequences” is no longer an excuse. Here’s how designers can proactively ensure that their products are ethical in every stage. This is the second part of a two part series. If you haven’t already, check out Designing Ethically Pt. 1 for a high-level overview on why ethics in design is necessary, how to redesign our design… Read More →

Companies can no longer afford to ignore the ethical ramifications of their products. Here’s how designers can pave the way for ethical decision-making in tech. This is the first part of a two part series. Check out Designing Ethically Pt. 2 for a deeper dive into the nitty-gritty of evaluating problem statements, forecasting “unforeseen consequences,” and monitoring your product’s ethical progress…. Read More →