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Maya Levin

Maya Levin

Akendi Alumnus

Creating a Space for Design Thinkers, Part 3

By Maya Levin

16.05.2017

Nothing gets work done like a good, solid deadline. Menial tasks tend to get left aside, and sometimes, large projects get postponed due to their daunting and stressful nature. The Akendi Ottawa office move was no different. We...

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Is Pretty Food Good Food?

By Maya Levin

16.03.2017

A few months ago, a colleague of mine told me Uber was going to start a delivery service: UberEats. We were excited. As soon as the app became available in Ottawa, we placed our first order for our Akendi Friday Lunch. We browsed the...

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Insights from CanUX 2016

By Maya Levin

22.11.2016

This past weekend I had the pleasure of attending the 7th annual CanUX conference here in Ottawa. After an inspiring experience last year, I was eager to hear this year’s line-up and have the opportunity to chat with local (and not so...

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How to Create a Space for Design Thinkers, Part II

By Maya Levin

20.09.2016

In my last blog post, I talked about creating an interior space through the lens of User Experience Design (UXD). This perspective introduced the concepts of budget, circulation, and communication that would affect Akendi Ottawa’s...

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