Diverse & Inclusive Leaders Podcast by DIAL Global

“Almost everyone who’s disabled either haven’t figured out they need to get workarounds, or they need to start developing a plan for it”. Pete Denman, User Experience, Design Researcher at Intel

September 09, 2021 Leila McKenzie-Delis/Pete Denman Season 1 Episode 186
Diverse & Inclusive Leaders Podcast by DIAL Global
“Almost everyone who’s disabled either haven’t figured out they need to get workarounds, or they need to start developing a plan for it”. Pete Denman, User Experience, Design Researcher at Intel
Show Notes

Pete Denman

Leila is joined by Pete Denman, User Experience, Design Researcher at Intel.

 
 IN THIS EPISODE YOU WILL LEARN ABOUT –

  • Pete’s day to day- thinking of himself as a creative thinker and technologist.
  • Pete’s dyslexic journey, seeking creative ways to get around education and only just barely graduating school. 
  • His story from the age of 20 years old, how he navigated breaking his neck in a diving accident which left him paralysed and, in a wheelchair.
  • Pete’s ability to identify with Stephen Hawking at a deeper level and to offer simple solutions based on his own personal experiences. 
  • Being an advocate for people with disabilities. 

 
 RESOURCES & INFORMATION MENTIONED
www.linkedin.com/in/pete-denman-ab6b353/