Jon Kolko on Finding Purpose in Humanitarian Focused Design

In Chapter 9 of 17 in his 2011 Capture Your Flag interview with host Erik Michielsen, designer and educator Jon Kolko shares where he finds purpose in humanitarian focused design. He calculates purpose using a comparison between humanitarian efforts to large scale social problems and consumer product design. Kolko is the executive director of design strategy at venture accelerator Thinktiv. He is the founder and director of the Austin School for Design.