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Nov 08, 2023

Beyond Designers: A Developer’s Perspective on Design Systems

Design requirements for developers

About this video


In this episode, we'll explore the relationship between designers and developers in the context of design systems. We'll hear, from the perspective of a developer, how designers and developers can work together to create effective and efficient design systems that benefit everyone.


- The Role of Developers in Design Systems
- Common Challenges Faced by Developers in Design Systems
- Best Practices for Designers and Developers Working Together
- Tools and Technologies for Collaboration and Efficiency


Michael Carrick, CEO & Co-founder of XDS | Experience Design Systems Inc.
Michael leads a group of talented user-centric UX designers, researchers and visual designers who specialize in helping their partners create beautifully connected experiences. Michael understands how to create impactful, reusable and technology-driven tools that help designers and developers to deliver experiences at the intersection of people, business and technology needs. He brings two decades of expertise designing and developing digital experiences for industry leaders in Financial, Government, Retail, Insurance and Artificial Intelligence sectors.

Philippe Gommes, CTO & Co-founder of XDS | Experience Design Systems Inc.
Phil helps organizations elevate their development maturity level by adopting more sophisticated development practices and empowering developers to work more efficiently. Phil has over a decade of experience in front-end engineering and full-stack development.