About the Speakers
As a design consultant at Uscreates, Lilias has delivered research and design across a range of social and service design projects including facilitating and leading workshops. Most recently, Lilias facilitated workshops for BBC Radio 4’s ‘The Fix’. Here, participants tackled social issues using design techniques and methodologies. She led her team to synthesise statistics, map local assets and generate ideas.
Lilias has also collaborated with local councils, working alongside staff to improve services with a combined understanding of both staff perspectives and the experience of their users. She has previously worked at Goldsmiths university, mentoring design students and running workshops to unpick and navigate complex and often sensitive subjects such as homelessness or loneliness.
Becky is the Westminster Prevention Strategy Manager and Homelesssness Trailblazer lead and has previously worked for St Mungo's on their single homelessness strategy, and London Funders.