The latest news from and about MAYA

Risky Business: Using Human-Centered Design to Make a Better Future

Jan 19 2013

MAYA’s Paul Gould will present a talk called “Risky Business: Using Human-Centered Design to Make a Better Future” (introducing design methods that help to manage risk) to hundreds of high-school students interested in STEM careers at the Westinghouse Science Honors Institute.

Paul Gould
Senior Designer

MAYA COO to serve as AIA Pittsburgh chapter president

Jan 16 2013

Dutch MacDonald was selected by his peers to serve as President of the Pittsburgh chapter of the AIA. A long-time board member, he begins his tenure as president in January 2013.

Dutch MacDonald
President & CEO

TechVibe Radio Digs in to Trillions

Jan 11 2013

MAYA CEO Mickey McManus will be a guest on the Pittsburgh Technology Council’s weekly radio program TechVibe on Saturday, January 12 at noon to talk about connected devices and the future of information. Tune in to WPGB 104.7 to listen, [stream][1] it live, or catch the [archived][2] program.

Mickey McManus
Chairman & Principal

A New Year, A Future View

Jan 03 2013

Start the new year with a fresh look at the opportunities and challenges for business, technology and people as we scale a mountain of a trillion connected devices. Host Jim Cunningham interviews Mickey McManus on the future of ‘Trillions’ on The QED Morning Show. Listen to the interview.

Beyond PC Peak: Trillions Mountain

Dec 12 2012

The Pittsburgh Technology Council talks with MAYA CEO Mickey McManus about the end of one era in information technology and the start of another.

Mickey McManus
Chairman & Principal

MAYA’s David Bishop Guest Lecturer at CMU

Dec 12 2012

MAYA Fellow David Bishop spoke to students of Carnegie Mellon’s Tepper School of Business and the Human-Computer Interaction Institute about applying human-centered design techniques and principles in the real world.

David Bishop
Director of Human Sciences, Chief Human Scientist

There’s No Business Without Digital Business

Dec 10 2012

Mickey McManus will lead MBA students at the UCLA Anderson School of Management in a Trillions master class hosted by Professor Peter Guber, CEO of Mandalay Entertainment Group.

Mickey McManus
Chairman & Principal

Challenges in the Information Ecology

Dec 04 2012

How can the principles of design science prepare us for the next information revolution? Read an excerpt from Trillions on The Huffington Post’s technology blog to explore the challenges of a vast and saturated information environment.

Going Mad for Science

Dec 03 2012

MAYA Design contributed our branding and building skills to the Mad Science Supply & Surplus shop, outfitting inventors of all ages. A profile in the neighborhood magazine, The Bulletin.

The Future of Making Stuff

Nov 27 2012

Technology is disrupting the way we make things at all stages of fabrication and in all industries. More and more, consumers are dictating what they see and when they see it. Mickey McManus will join TechShop CEO Mark Hatch and others to talk about customization and the future of making stuff at Autodesk University in Las Vegas.

Mickey McManus
Chairman & Principal